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The voice of De Anza since 1967.

La Voz News

The voice of De Anza since 1967.

La Voz News

Incoming chancellor announces plans for the district

Incoming chancellor announces plans for the district

Autumn Alvarez | June 10, 2023

With three years left in his tenure as chancellor and CEO of Pima Community College in Arizona, Lee Lambert was elected the new Foothill-De Anza chancellor, taking the place of soon-to-retire Judy C. Miner. Current...

Judy Miner (middle) and her two sisters, Dottie Lagrand (left) and Janice (right),  celebrating Dotties retirement in 2015. Lagrand refers to Miner as the rock of the family and said she looks forward to taking more trips with her younger sister once shes retired. (Photo courtesy of Dottie Lagrand)

Chancellor Judy Miner: a lifetime of learning

Rory Conlon | November 19, 2022

Foothill-De Anza Chancellor Judy Miner remembers desperately wanting to go home. When she was 2 years old, her family moved from the Bernal Heights neighborhood of San Francisco to the Excelsior District....

The East Cottage houses the VIDA program and the HEFAS program on De Anzas campus. While VIDA has been quartered there since 2011, it took about 10 years to receive a permanent classroom for the HEFAS program. Today, the two programs serve over 500 students.

How the recent DACA court ruling affects undocumented students

Rory Conlon | November 3, 2022

Introduction to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program The 5th Court of Appeals affirmed a previous ruling that declared the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (DACA) illegal...

Robert Cormia, professor in the Computer Information Systems department at Foothill College, giving a public comment at the board of trustees meeting on Oct. 3.

Optional masking announcement stirs controversy throughout the district

Rory Conlon and Andrea Saldana | October 9, 2022

A new Foothill-De Anza policy announcing optional masking indoors has sparked controversy among faculty, students and administration on both campuses. In an email sent out after 10 p.m. on Sept. 23, three...

De Anza College resident Lloyd Holmes addressing attendees of the Foothill-De Anza District-wide COVID town hall event on Dec. 3.

De Anza President Holmes commits to an on-campus Spring ’22

Kevin Nguyen, Features Editor | December 6, 2021

Cupertino - For the first time since sending students and faculty off-campus in March 2020, the Foothill-De Anza Community College District hosted an in-person “Emerging from the Pandemic” town hall...

Attendees of the Chancellors return-to-campus information session listen for answers to their questions.

Senior staff at De Anza answer questions about returning to campus

Lianna Vaughan, Reporter | June 14, 2021
After faculty raised concerns about returning to campus, Chancellor Judy Miner invited them to ask questions in her return-to-campus information session.

Student employees will still be paid; DASB senators debate letter to Judy Miner

Kathleen Quinn, Campus Beat Editor | March 18, 2020

In a special meeting held by DASB Senators, it was announced that some student employees will still be paid, despite the complete closure of the campus. “We are going to be paying all student employees,”...

Face-to-face classes move online starting Monday

Annalise Freimarck, News Editor | March 11, 2020

De Anza College faculty were sent an email today at 4:39 p.m. from Chancellor Judy Miner, informing them that classes will move online beginning Monday, March 16 due to advice about COVID-19 from the California...

District discuss possible closure of campus

Thomas Anthony, Staff Reporter | March 11, 2020

The Foothill-De Anza board of trustees sought to calm anxiety about the growing spread of the novel coronavirus in the area on March 9. Addressing fears of students worried about contracting COVID-19,...

FHDA Board still mulling affordable housing for students

Annalise Freimarck, News Editor | February 20, 2020

The Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees addressed concerns over the future of the Flint Center, now being called the De Anza Event Center, following controversy over student housing. The board is currently...

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