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Female student assaulted

Female student assaulted

Adam Del Rio, Staff Writer

February 2, 2015


Filed under News, Slideshows

Even before a female student was assaulted on campus the night of Jan. 28, many De Anza College students were concerned about safety in dark areas on campus. An email alert went out to students and faculty around 8:45 p.m. saying that a female student was accosted by a male while walking on the south...

Gender does make a difference

Gender does make a difference

Lan Nguyen, Staff Writer

February 2, 2015


Filed under Opinions

Sex. When the word is uttered, some let out a muffled giggle, others cringe in discomfort. When it comes to sex, U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper thinks about the inherent differences between men and women. In June  2014, Cooper introduced the “Research for All Act” of 2014, a bill that would require clinical...

2015 softball preview

Geena Gonzales, Staff Writer

February 2, 2015


Filed under Sports

In summer 2014 De Anza College hired a new head coach for the softball team, Angelena Mexicano. Mexicano said she wants to use this season as a “building year for the team, and a year of getting to know and get familiar with everything.” She said she would like to be able to look back at this...

International student tuition base increase

Naomi Fuhrmann, Staff Writer

February 2, 2015


Filed under News

Most recently trustess approved a $3 increas in non-resident student tuition, increasing the international student tuition from $147 to $152 per quarter-unit for the 2015-2016 school year. The international student program at De Anza college  started with  approximately 500 to 700 students, but...

Cocaine should be banned from UFC

Cocaine should be banned from UFC

Ryan Vermont, Staff Writer

February 2, 2015


Filed under Sports

The recent Ultimate Fighting Championship drug controversy involves whether cocaine should be treated as a performance-enhancing drug. UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine in an accidental drug test before his title defense, but no punishment was handed down. Cocaine...