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Men’s Basketball to take on Cañada Colts Friday night

Men’s Basketball to take on Cañada Colts Friday night

Brian So, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018

Coming off their second-straight win, the Foothill Owls are back at home to take on the Cañada Colts. This will be the first of two meetings between the teams this season --their second encounter being the last game of the season on Feb. 14th at Cañada College. Tipoff is scheduled for 5:00 p.m. on F...

New Years Resolutions: Foothill Students’ Goals and Aspirations

New Years Resolutions: Foothill Students’ Goals and Aspirations

Devaki Dikshit, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018

It’s finally 2018! With the new year comes a new quarter, new classes, new professors, and of course, New Year’s resolutions. Almost everyone considers January an opportunity for personal change -- eating healthier, hitting the gym, and building relationships. Students at Foothill are no different. “What...

Four Photographers, Four Philosophies

Four Photographers, Four Philosophies

Natasha Tj, Staff Writer

January 15, 2018

While some departments celebrate at the end of the quarter, the photography department at Foothill College has begun their celebration in the quarter’s first week by featuring the work of four photographers: Adrian Tsim, Karen Carmen, Nicole Wemyss, and Curtis Finger.  Adrian Tsim, the mastermind b...

How to Beat Procrastination in Winter Quarter

How to Beat Procrastination in Winter Quarter

Cynthia Li, Staff Writer

January 14, 2018

The Winter Quarter is officially here, and with it, so is our old friend -- procrastination. Here are some insights into battling procrastination and tackling the new quarter:   1. The two-minute rule What are you procrastinating on? Write that thing down on a piece of paper or say it o...

Winter Quarter Survival Guide

Winter Quarter Survival Guide

Cynthia Li, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018

1. First and foremost, you have to be prepared. Getting a sense of what you will be studying this term will help you feel prepared and ready to kill this quarter. Look through the syllabus to see the requirements and due dates of papers, homework assignments, quizzes, midterms, and finals. 2. On a piece o...

Jewish Heritage Month: Week of Welcome

Jewish Heritage Month: Week of Welcome

Liza Turchinsky, Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2018

Jewish Heritage Month kicked off with music, food, and gratitude.

The Santaland Diaries Review: A “Bittersweet Symphony” of Holiday Cheer and Sarcastic Wit

The Santaland Diaries Review: A “Bittersweet Symphony” of Holiday Cheer and Sarcastic Wit

Ryan Sherod, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017

Each year as December rolls around, it feels increasingly difficult to juggle responsibilities while still getting into the holiday spirit before it all subsides. But even in the thick of deadlines, it is hard to miss leaves falling, lights going up, and advertisements for holiday shopping. In a worl...

OP-ED: Net Neutrality and Break The Internet

OP-ED: Net Neutrality and Break The Internet

Devaki Dikshit, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017

On December 7th, protests were held nationwide in defense of net neutrality. Anger was directed towards Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer who now heads the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Symbolically, the protests in Palo Alto took place in front of Verizon storefronts. And, though the event...

Food for thought Thursdays: Immigration Policy

Food for thought Thursdays: Immigration Policy

Aditi Pandey, Contributor

December 9, 2017

“The whole immigrant population isn’t facing the same thing, but they’re facing similar things,” Teresa Castellanos, of the Santa Clara County Office of Immigrant Relations, described of two-thirds of the population of Santa Clara County.   Many students attending college are affected or know som...

Electric Motorcycles: Urban Eco-Transportation of Tomorrow

Electric Motorcycles: Urban Eco-Transportation of Tomorrow

Elliot Hu, Contributor

December 8, 2017

You may have seen Foothill's mobile police units around campus, either on patrol or helping students and faculty with things like door locks and security. What you may not have noticed is the department’s choice of electric motorcycles. Looking to simultaneously reduce emissions and improve operating...

Finals 101: Study Tips From Foothill Students to Help You Survive Finals

Finals 101: Study Tips From Foothill Students to Help You Survive Finals

Natasha Tj, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

On a blissful crisp Friday afternoon, brown leaves whirled around my feet as I stood at Foothill’s library quad. The mystifying colors of the sun shone into the fountain glistening brightly as the breeze bitterly blew over my shoulder, giving me that tingling, welcoming sensation of fall...except it’s...

Clay Bodies Annual Sale

Clay Bodies Annual Sale

Script Staff

December 7, 2017

The Clay Bodies Ceramics club is selling student made pottery outside the Campus Center plaza this week at an affordable rate. Students that sell a personal piece are given a percentage for their work, and the rest is given back into the Ceramics club for art supplies including clay, art events, and...

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