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De Anza Students Prep for Earthquake Occurrences

Arvin Joshua Gatus, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2019

Recent earthquakes in California have raised concerns about safety in different styles of classrooms on De Anza College’s campus. De Anza has a multitude of different types of classrooms that vary from the standard row of desks, auditorium classrooms and science lab classrooms. Non-traditional...

Coffee With a Cop Event- Communication with Police Officers About Safety

Students interacting with campus officers

Arvin Joshua Gatus, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2019

The De Anza College Coffee With a Cop event provided conversation between campus police, students and faculty about safety tips and techniques to practice on campus. Campus police said actions that students can do, such as being aware of what’s going on, reporting and keeping an eye out for anything...

Run, hide, defend trains students in school safety

De Anza students met on April 17 to learn defense techniques in active assailant situations. The training was led by police officer Jim Thurber.

Dominique Evangelista, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2019

Jim Thurber, police officer and speaker, provided a safe dose of fear and a call for awareness to a De Anza College English class with a safety training about what to do in an “active assailant” event on April 17. Thurber addressed the recent school shootings and urged students to remember to be aware...