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Protesters participate in peaceful Black Lives Matter “die-in” protest, hosted by local NAACP

The crowd at a Black Lives Matter protest in front of San Jose City Hall on Friday

Keegan West and Annalise Freimarck

June 6, 2020

In solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, thousands of peaceful protesters laid on the ground outside San Jose City Hall on Friday to honor the victims of police brutality, using signs painted with phrases such as “Defund the police” and “Justice for George Floyd” to shield themselves...

Volunteers honor MLK Jr. with clean-up

Volunteers use wheelbarrows to pick up the safety surfacing fibar.

Taylor Park, Staff Reporter

January 28, 2020

On Jan. 20, the cities of San Jose and Campbell came together at Marijane Hamann Park, which straddles the two cities, to commit to a day of service and beautify the park in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy. About 70 volunteers painted over graffiti, filled playgrounds with Fibar, raked l...

Three things to do on a Saturday night in San Jose

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2019

Santana Row Santana Row is a high-end shopping district adjacent to the Winchester Mystery House. It’s a great place to go window-shopping, with international fashion icons like Loft as well as more local chains like Anthropologie. The restaurants range from sit-down to grab-and-go. After catchi...

DA Voices – Downtown San Jose scooters

Ethan Bennett and Brittani Maher

June 7, 2018

"It's like another form of public transportation." De Anza students thoughts on the recent popularity of pay-to-ride scooters. Are these scooters practical? Or are they too dangerous? Should they be allowed at De Anza? Watch to find out what the community thinks.

Music Buzz: De Anza student rocks out in San Jose punk band Epyllia

Music Buzz: De Anza student rocks out in San Jose punk band Epyllia

Yousif Kassab, Staff Writer

March 5, 2015

There are a multitude of reasons for people to make art. For most college students who do, these reasons are relatively simple: either there’s nothing interesting to do, or as an outlet to vent feelings and frustrations that have nowhere else to go. The latter was true for Aidan Delaney, 19, English...

Former De Anza football player shot and killed

Former De Anza football player shot and killed

Taylor Bicht and Jacob Sisneros

February 18, 2015

A 23-year-old man named Phillip Watkins was shot and killed by San Jose police Wednesday evening Feb. 11, according to the San Jose Mercury News. Watkins played football for De Anza College in 2012. “We were all shocked when we heard,” said Dan Atencio, head coach of De Anza football. “[Phillip]...