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Foothill-De Anza class cancellation dates vary

Foothill-De Anza class cancellation dates vary

Bella Chiu, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2019

Foothill College and De Anza College have different class cancellation dates because of how class sizes are determined. Lorrie Ranck, Vice President of Instruction, said the faculty associations for both colleges determine how the average class sizes. “In determining class sizes, several things are t...

Foothill-De Anza students advocate for affordable housing in Flint Center

Foothill-De Anza students advocate for affordable housing in Flint Center

Jonathan Cabrera, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2019

Foothill and De Anza College students spoke in favor of offering affordable student housing in the Flint Center at the Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees meeting on Oct. 7. Though the Flint Center was not on the meeting agenda, students from both colleges spoke during the public comments section r...

Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees votes to demolish Flint Center, rebuild new facility

Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees votes to demolish Flint Center, rebuild new facility

Ethan Bennett, News Editor

June 16, 2019

The Flint Center will be torn down but the future of the site is up for grabs. At an emotion-packed Foothill-De Anza board of trustees meeting on June 10, community members and students from both colleges debated the site’s future. But the discussion was about more than just a building. Speakers from around the...

Foothill-De Anza instructor Dominic Caserta on paid leave

Foothill-De Anza instructor Dominic Caserta on paid leave

Ethan Bennett, Staff Reporter

May 21, 2018

Amidst allegations of sexual harassment, former Santa Clara councilman Dominic Caserta is on paid leave from his post as part-time faculty at Foothill and De Anza colleges, pending further investigation. After a Santa Clara Unified School District warning notice was made public, students from his political science class at Foothill filed reports with Santa Clara Police Departmen...

Editorial: District must openly address sexual harassment

Editorial: District must openly address sexual harassment

La Voz Editorial Board

May 21, 2018

The Foothill - De Anza district must openly address and combat sexual harassment with more resources allocated toward Title IX services. Both De Anza and Foothill have failed to emphasize zero tolerance policies. There is no attempt at advertising Title IX services or identifying other victims of sexual misconduct, nor are resources made avai...

Foothill Theater perform a Broadway Musical

Donnesh Farmanfarmaian, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2018

The Foothill College Music Theater program will perform a rendition of Dolly Parton’s Broadway musical “9 to 5,” from March 1-18. This will be Foothill’s theater director, Milissa Carey’s twelfth directed production with the college, and will feature many talented thespians from around the Ba...

De Anza women’s soccer battles Foothill to 2-2 tie

De Anza women’s soccer battles Foothill to 2-2 tie

Harold Shi, Staff Writer

November 3, 2014

The De Anza College women’s soccer team tied 2-2 against rival Foothill College on Tuesday Oct. 28, making its record 4-4-2 in conference play this season. Within the first 10 minutes, De Anza had already made numerous attempts on Foothill’s goal following well-positioned passes from sophomore...

Cotton candy upstages senators

Steven Hall, Staff Reporter

May 6, 2014

Cotton candy overwhelmingly drew more attention than the DASB senators at the Meet Your Senators event on April 22 and 23 at the main quad. Many students stopped by for the cotton candy but left without having looked at the pamphlets on display or having met the DASB senators. “I’m only going...