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De Anza celebrates African American History Month

Julie Lewis, instructor and department chair of African American studies speaking at the Black History Month event

Thomas Anthony, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2019

Inventors, artists, activists, leaders. Ordinary citizens. These are the some of the African Americans who have inspired and empowered attendees of the Black History Month celebration held on Feb. 12 at the Media and Learning Center. The event was not only for celebration, but for reflection and discussion...

DASB approves major expenditure

Student representatives from Umoja present to the senate at the Oct. 3 meeting, about an upcoming conference.

Mayer Adelberg, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018

DASB senate approved a $5,000 expenditure for Umoja, a college success program for African-American students, at their Wednesday, Oct. 3 meeting. Following a 55-minute presentation by student representatives from Umoja, senate members voted 12-0 with four abstentions to approve the funds for student...