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Holmes wins the nomination from Chancellor of Foothill-De Anza College District

Lloyd Holmes presenting an award to a staff member during a staff appreciation ceremony at Monroe College.

Kathleen Quinn, Editor-in-Chief

May 30, 2020

Holmes wins the nomination from Chancellor of Foothill-De Anza College District. In an email to faculty and staff, Chancellor Judy Miner, announced her recommendation of Lloyd Holmes as De Anza College’s fourth president. “I am extremely excited about having Lloyd as part of the district’s...

Academic Senate addresses Title IX changes, concerns from Asian-Americans over presidential candidates

Psychological Service lobby and waiting area for students.

Gloria Delgado, Reporter

May 24, 2020

At Monday's Academic Senate meeting, Laureen Balducci, dean of counseling and disability support programs and services, announced there will be significant changes regarding Title IX going into effect on August 20. Title IX, which was originally enacted in 1972, states that students cannot be exclude...

Lloyd Holmes, De Anza College presidential candidate, hopes to share life message of acceptance through hardship, struggle

Photo provided by Lloyd Holmes

Kathleen Quinn, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2020

A student came into the student center at Coastal Carolina University, where Lloyd Holmes was working at the time, with a tattoo on his wrist that said ‘life is beautiful.’ “He said to me, ‘I suffer from major depression and I’ve tried to take my own life five times,’ and so now every...