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The exterior of Kong Tofu & BBQ at 19626 Stevens Creek Blvd. in Cupertino, a local Korean restaurant.

Kong Tofu & BBQ is a homely Korean restaurant that rose to the challenge

Levina Xu, Reporter | June 23, 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic forced many businesses to reconsider their approach as the world locked down to prevent the spread of the deadly disease. Korean restaurant Kong Tofu & Korean BBQ on Stevens Creek...

BSU members cooking scrambled eggs to distribute to unhoused residents later  on Nov. 20, 2021. The club partnered with BLACK Outreach, a San Jose based social justice and community service organization. Courtesy of Aminata Henry.

Amid struggles for De Anza Clubs to maintain momentum, Black Student Union gets involved in local community

Jerry Chen, Reporter | June 14, 2022

The Black Student Union (BSU) at De Anza College is returning with a set of new officers for the year 2022-2023. Moving forward, the club is planning more in-person meetings and activities all with the...

Nirvana Soul cofounder and CMO, BeAnka Ashaolu, at the new location in Cupertino.

Black-and-woman owned coffee shop Nirvana Soul brings a sprinkle of ‘home’ to the Cupertino community

Georgina Munoz-Villanueva, Reporter | June 8, 2022

The popular Bay Area coffee shop, Nirvana Soul, celebrated the grand opening of its new location in Cupertino on April 30th. Nirvana Soul is a black-owned business that was first opened in 2020 in downtown...

Chef Hisham Abdelfattah, founder and owner of El Halal Amigos.

El Halal Amigos: From food truck to their first sit-down restaurant in downtown Willow Glen

Teddy Ha, Social Media Editor | June 7, 2022

In the midst of a pandemic that rocked everyone’s world, culinary chef Hisham Abdelfattah transformed his unique halal Mexican food truck, El Halal Amigos, into a sit-down brick-and-mortar restaurant...

Eunice Romero (left) and Yaneth Gutierrez (right)

Mother and daughter De Anza alumni break age barriers

Rahul Makhijani, Reporter | June 1, 2021
When Eunice Romero graduated from De Anza College in 2018, she was proud to be the first woman in her family to attend college. But Romero’s mother and biggest supporter, 43-year-old Yaneth Gutierrez, wasn’t cheering from the crowd — she was alongside Romero, graduating too.
Krupa Desai

Krupa Desai: full-time medical assisting student, full-time friend and mother

Amanda Nguyen, Reporter | April 12, 2021
Krupa Desai worked at Stanford's Children Health for a year and half before deciding to go into health technologies at De Anza College.
Photo provided by Christina Johnson

De Anza health technologies student finds her passion in medical assisting

Amanda Nguyen, Reporter | March 19, 2021

After years as a veterinary technician, Christina Johnson wanted to be in the medical field, helping people. At 29, she has completed certificates for medical assisting, EKG, and phlebotomy and works as...

He learns, to educate others

He learns, to educate others

Jodi Wong, Features Editor | March 16, 2021

For Zack Wilson, training in De Anza College’s medical assisting program serves as an avenue to educate others about health and well-being. While studying for his courses, Wilson, 26, discusses the...

Photo provided by Bryan Reece.

Bryan Reece, De Anza College presidential candidate, searching for a new start in unprecedented times

Kathleen Quinn, Editor-in-Chief | May 18, 2020

Bryan Reece, a presidential candidate for De Anza College, who was a favorite of students at his previous Norco College, is looking to start over in the Bay Area after being let go without cause. Reece...

Photo provided by Lloyd Holmes

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

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...

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