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Summer Music: Best songs of the summer

John Bricker and Christian Trujano

August 27, 2018

BROCKHAMPTON – "1998 TRUMAN" The Los Angeles based rap group’s single from their upcoming album, “The Best Years Of Our Lives,” is an abrasive, off-the-wall testament to the collective’s raw and diverse talent. The verses on this track range from confident and witty to stone cold paranoia, matching the beat’s melting pot of sampled voc...

Summer Music: Jazz prodigy Joey Alexander’s “Eclipse” is a nostalgic triumph

Summer Music: Jazz prodigy Joey Alexander’s “Eclipse” is a nostalgic triumph

John Bricker, Staff Reporter

August 14, 2018

Joey Alexander’s “Eclipse,” released on May 4, is a nostalgic, beautiful jazz album with dynamic original compositions and reimagined classics in spades. On his third studio album, Alexander, a 15-year-old Grammy-nominated pianist, collaborates with drummer Eric Harland, bassist Reuben Rogers...

Summer Music: Denzel Curry releases inconsistent opus

Summer Music: Denzel Curry releases inconsistent opus

John Bricker, Staff Reporter

August 4, 2018

Denzel Curry’s dark rap epic “TA13OO,” released on July 27, falls short of its own conceptual ambition while still offering plenty of intense, diverse material. The Miami rapper broke out in 2015 with his meme-fueling single “Ultimate,” which showcased his trademark, hard-hitting lyricism a...

Summer Music: Rock legends reunite with fiery ‘Beatles’ cover

Christian Trujano, Editor in Chief

July 26, 2018

The Beatles’ classic hit, “Helter Skelter,” got a musical makeover by shock-rock legends Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie, both embracing their trademark sounds. In the midst of Zombie’s tour with Manson, “Twins of Evil: The Second Coming,” Zombie introduced the idea to cover this song, p...

Opinion: Lowering the legal drinking age encourages drunk driving

June 23, 2018

This article is from a two part debate on the legal drinking age.   The legal drinking age should not be lowered from 21 to 18 because students or young adults would be more prone to drive drunk. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, about 10,497 people di...

Opinion: Give 18-year-olds the right to drink

Jeffrey Windham, Staff Reporter

June 23, 2018

This article is from a two part debate on the legal drinking age.   Since the United States government already grants 18-year-olds so many rights as adults, the federal legal drinking age at 21 is an unnecessary restriction, and should be lowered to 18. The federal government already tr...

Opinion: Defend music at De Anza

Tremaurice Johnson, Staff Reporter

June 4, 2018

De Anza College should not cut the budget for its music program and complicate students’ mission to attain an associate’s degree in art, risking that students switch to other community colleges. If the De Anza music program’s budget is reduced or even worse–completely cut, it could spell big t...

Editorial: De Anza must engage in budget decisions

La Voz Editorial Board

June 4, 2018

De Anza students, staff and faculty: Be engaged and informed in the college and Foothill-De Anza District’s decisions on upcoming budget cuts. If you are not involved, the powers that be will not act in your best interest. At De Anza, programs under review for cuts are wildlife science tech, dan...

Attention petitioners: Go away

Simone Clay, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2018

Petitioners at De Anza College should leave our campus and never come back. Students at De Anza are constantly bombarded with petitions. Despite the mostly optimistic spirits on campus, some students just want to get to class without the distraction of intolerable petitioners. They don’t need your time or attention, nor do you owe them anything. They’re smart for coming on to campuses because they can easily pry on the naive, more approachable students and get signatures or a simple response.

Dons edge Vikings, 68-65

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2017

Forward Nemanja Rajic scored the go-ahead basket with 35 seconds left as the De Anza College Dons defeated the West Valley Vikings 68-65 Wednesday, Feb. 1. Rajic, 18, computer science major, scored 14 points on four of four shooting to go along with four blocks. “Before going into the second half...