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How do You Step? Black History Month Closing Event

How do You Step? Black History Month Closing Event

Daniel Jacobson, Staff Writer

March 3, 2018

“How do you step?” was the question Jason Nious, founder of MOLODI, asked an unwitting student as he walked into the Foothill cafeteria on Wednesday February 28th. Unsure of what to do, the student slowly shuffled away -- demonstrating to everyone in the room how he stepped. Nious and MOLODI perform...

Letter from the Editor: On the Undue Defamation of President Nguyen

Letter from the Editor: On the Undue Defamation of President Nguyen

Liza Turchinsky, Editor-in-Chief

February 22, 2018

A three page email defaming college leadership was distributed anonymously last week. Editor-in-Chief Liza Turchinsky addresses its validity.

Study Abroad: Anthropology in Ecuador and Ireland

Study Abroad: Anthropology in Ecuador and Ireland

Daniel Jacobson, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018

Have you ever wanted to travel to Ireland, Ecuador, or Mars? Foothill provides students with the unique opportunity to travel to two of those places every summer! On Wednesday, February 14, Professor Samuel Connell held an information session for students interested in the program, organized by the A...

#BlackMindsMatter: Assumptions of Criminality

#BlackMindsMatter: Assumptions of Criminality

Stephen So, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018

The #BlackMindsMatter Movement started on Foothill College in a screening of the “Black Minds Matter” webinar series last Fall presented by Dr. Luke Wood of UC San Diego. On Friday, February 9, a recap of the event was hosted by Sam White and Carolyn Holcroft in the Hearthside Lounge. An underl...

Preview: Men’s basketball takes on San Francisco Rams

Preview: Men’s basketball takes on San Francisco Rams

Brian So, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

PREMIERE COAST-NORTH MATCH UP Coming off a demoralizing loss against the Las Positas Hawks, The Foothill Owls Men’s Basketball team will attempt to recover while hosting the visiting San Francisco Rams on Friday night. This will be the second and final matchup between the two teams this season. The Ra...

Enrollment Drops at Foothill College: Classes and Budget at Stake

Enrollment Drops at Foothill College: Classes and Budget at Stake

Liza Turchinsky and Clayton Nagle

February 1, 2018

As a public institution, Foothill College is dependent on enrollment to receive funding from the state. In line with trends amongst a majority of community colleges across California, the Foothill-De Anza district has suffered from a decline in student enrollment in recent years according to Foothill Pre...

Women’s March 2018: The Resistance Continues

Women’s March 2018: The Resistance Continues

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

January 28, 2018

An interactive multimedia experience outlining the events of Women's March in 4 cities in California.

A guide to gravity waves with Dr. Eliot Quataert

A guide to gravity waves with Dr. Eliot Quataert

Clayton Nagle, Staff Writer

January 27, 2018

On Wednesday the 24th, Dr. Eliot Quataert of the University of California, Berkeley presented the 18th annual Silicon Valley Astronomy Lecture in Foothill College’s very own Smithwick Theater.  Dr. Quataert is an acclaimed Professor of Astronomy and Physics, and Director of Berkeley’s Theoretical Ast...

“This Is Not a Drill:” What Would Happen (and How to Respond) If North Korea Nukes California

“This Is Not a Drill:” What Would Happen (and How to Respond) If North Korea Nukes California

Logan Keifling, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

"BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL." This was the emergency alert that the 1.4 million residents of Hawaii were greeted with at 8:07 a.m. on Saturday, January 13. The alert, which was ultimately a false alarm, was issued just as diplomatic tens...

Second annual Women’s March fills the streets of Bay Area

Second annual Women’s March fills the streets of Bay Area

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

January 24, 2018

The Second Annual Women’s March took place on January 21 all over the country. Hundreds of thousands of women came to show solidarity and march in support of equal rights for all. Many held up signs, wore pussy hats and dressed in pink an homage to the tradition that was started at the first march ...

Game Preview: Women’s Basketball Foothill Owls vs. Gavilan Rocky T. Rams

Game Preview: Women’s Basketball Foothill Owls vs. Gavilan Rocky T. Rams

Brian So, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

AT HOME AGAIN The Foothill Owls women's basketball team have won two out of their three games at home. They'll have their work cut out for them if they want to keep their success alive during a three-game home stand that tips off tomorrow at Los Altos. The game will be the first of this season's two mat...

Students Emphasize Peer Support at Winter Quarter Club Days

Students Emphasize Peer Support at Winter Quarter Club Days

Stephen So, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

Like migrating birds, hundreds of Foothill Owls flocked to the center of campus on Wednesday and to the cafeteria on Thursday for Winter Quarter’s set of Club Days to discover more about themselves and each other. As usual, dozens of clubs showed up. Many clubs are oriented around peer support, such as...

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