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Music Festival Fashion Do’s and Don’ts

Music Festival Fashion Do’s and Don’ts

Daneia Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

May 6, 2014

Festival season has arrived! Whether you’re headed to Lollapalooza, Outside Lands, Burning Man or if you just got back from Coachella and SXSW; you’ve bought your ticket and now it’s time for the real fun, what to wear? In previous years, music festival fashion was Boho crazy but this year...

Experience London: Study abroad Fall 2014

Experience London: Study abroad Fall 2014

Geofrey Victory, Staff Writer

May 6, 2014

Foothill and De Anza colleges are offering their students the opportunity of a lifetime. Study abroad in London during the Fall 2014 quarter and experience art galleries, famous theaters, concert halls and historic buildings. Accommodations include: Twin room, in a homestay within residential neighbo...

Promoting poetry: Juan Felipe Herrera, Poet Laureate of California

Jim Lunde, Staff Reporter

May 6, 2014

Juan Felipe Herrera, Poet Laureate of California, presented his poetry reading with a sense of humor. Everyone enjoyed the poetry reading and reception on April 24 in the California History Center at De Anza College. Herrera has won multiple awards for his poetry and performance art. He is an...

Student candidates prepare for upcoming elections

Carla Arango

May 6, 2014

De Anza College students will elect a new DASB senate and student trustee for the 2013-2014 school year starting May 12. There are currently three pairs of candidates running for DASB president and vice-president, 53 candidates running for senators and two students running for student trustee. In...

Free online tutoring available through MyPortal

Cati Meyer, Staff Reporter

May 6, 2014

Since the beginning of spring quarter, De Anza College has offered its students free online tutoring through their “MyPortal” account. The tutoring services are provided through “Smarthinking,” which is coordinated and funded through De Anza’s Distance Learning Center and Student Success...

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...

Mike Trout, the perfect player to start a franchise

Jacob Sisneros, Freelancer

May 6, 2014

The highest compliment for a baseball position player is to be labeled a five-tool player. In that respect, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout should be labeled a Swiss Army knife. When choosing a player to build a franchise around, Trout is without equal. Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce...

High time for Phelps’ return

Kayla Grizzle, Staff Writer

May 6, 2014

Michael Phelps’ possible  comeback attempt for the 2016 Rio De Janiero Olympics will instill fear back into his opponents for the next two years prior to the games. As the 18-time Olympic gold medalist rises back into the spotlight after competing in the Mesa Arena Grand Prix in Arizona on April...

Millennials One, Facebook None.

Millennials One, Facebook None.

Daneia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

May 6, 2014

In the land of the social media, it seems like there is a new app or social media site every day. Prime among them, Facebook has been able to lead the pack water for several years. Within one key demographic, however, things are beginning to change. When Facebook first came around, back in 2004,...

Racist views held by radical, not mainstream Republicans

Jay Serrano, Managing Editor

May 6, 2014

U.S. Rep. Steve Israel, D-NY, perfectly described the Republican Party when he told CNN that not all Republicans are racist, “but to a significant extent, the Republican base does have elements that are animated by racism.” The one point he missed is that the Republican Party is working hard to...