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Review: Foothill College’s “Fail State” Screening

Review: Foothill College’s “Fail State” Screening

Daniel Jacobson, Staff Writer

June 1, 2018


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Foothill College students and faculty lined up outside Appreciation Hall on May 14 to watch an exclusive screening of “Fail State,” a documentary directed by Foothill alumnus Alex Shebanow and produced by news legend Dan Rather. The film exposes the predatory practices of for-profit colleges in r...

Chapter Two

Chapter Two

Carina DeLorenzo, Staff Writer

May 27, 2018


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Wilhelm’s, where she had worked until just now, listed itself as “in the business of data acquisition over the telephone.” Most people assumed this was a polite way of saying “Telemarketer.” This is what the description was meant to make you think. In reality, Gretchen spent her days there p...

Friday Flows: April in Recap

Friday Flows: April in Recap

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

May 4, 2018


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This monthly recap summarizes new music from some of hip hop's biggest names including an EP from Young Thug, who claimed he would not release any music this year. ...

Gretchen’s Holiday

Gretchen’s Holiday

Carina DeLorenzo, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018


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Michael was talking. He had been talking for a while now, but Gretchen had long since stopped listening. The importance of the speech was not in the words -- Michael could spend the next hour talking about nothing if he wished -- the true power was in the time it took up, in the unbreakable hold Mic...

Friday Flows: West Coast Edition

Friday Flows: West Coast Edition

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


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This week’s Friday Flows will showcase some west coast rappers, such as Kendrick Lamar, SOB x RBE, Tyler The Creator, and YG. ...

Friday Flows: March in Recap

Friday Flows: March in Recap

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018


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This weeks Friday Flows will reflect on some of the many albums and eps released in March, including Lil Yachty’s “Lil Boat 2,” Rich The Kid’s “The world is yours,” Tori Lanez’s “MEMORIES DON’T DIE,” and Tech N9ne’s “Planet.” ...

Perspective: How Poetry Saved Me

Perspective: How Poetry Saved Me

Eman Magzoub, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


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I suppressed my creativity for most of my life because I forced myself to believe I wasn’t creative. When I went through a traumatic experience that ignited years of depression, I was distraught, and did not know how to express my emotions. A good friend of mine advised me to write down my feeling...

Friday Flows: A Personal Sampling

Friday Flows: A Personal Sampling

Reed Showecker

March 23, 2018


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This week's edition of Friday Flows will be a personally sampling of a few, and my picks for the best songs within them. From some older Drake to new Kendrick, this week features Take Care, good kid, m.A.A.d city, Culture, and a few others. ...

Recipes: Eat Well and Save the Planet for Under $7

Recipes: Eat Well and Save the Planet for Under $7

Shirley Kwok, Contributor

March 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Foothill Life, Reviews

Do YOU care about YOUR planet? Do YOU care about CLIMATE CHANGE? Do YOU want to make a DIFFERENCE? If you answered YES, this article is for you. Climate change and global warming is on the rise. The central cause of global warming is the release of greenhouse gases, such as carbon dioxide, which abso...

Friday Flows: Lyric Rap

Friday Flows: Lyric Rap

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


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Friday Flows this week will showcase Lyric rap. I’ve put the spotlight on Kendrick Lamar and will feature some of my favorite songs from his albums good kid, m.A.A.d city, To Pimp a Butterfly, and DAMN. This selection of songs really highlights Kendrick's ability to paint a narrative with his word...

Foothill College’s First Ever “Foothill’s Got Talent”

Foothill College’s First Ever “Foothill’s Got Talent”

Daniel Jacobson, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Foothill Life

On Friday, March 9th, Foothill College’s social entrepreneurship club Enactus hosted its first ever talent show, Foothill’s Got Talent. The event served as a fundraiser for sending Enactus members to Mindoro -- an island in the Philippines -- over the summer, where they hope to complete several serv...

Friday Flows Monthly Recap: February 2018

Friday Flows Monthly Recap: February 2018

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture

In this weeks Friday Flows, I will highlight new music that dropped this month. Artists featured in this playlist include Kendrick Lamar, Flatbush Zombies, Khalid, SOB X RBE, and more....

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