The Script

Budget cuts cause relocation of longtime Foothill College employee, students protest

Al Guzman has left the Teaching and Learning Center on the main campus due to budget cuts.

Devaki Dikshit, Managing Editor

January 10, 2019

Budget cuts that have been impacting the Foothill De - Anza district since the beginning of 2018 have halved the budgets of the Teaching and Learning Center and the STEM center for winter quarter, leading to significant hour reductions and position cuts. Al Guzman, who has worked at Foothill College...

Twenty-one faculty positions to be eliminated, health insurance under threat

Faculty gather in protest of withheld cost-of-living adjustments at a Foothill-De Anza District meeting in June.

Carina Thanh-Ngoc DeLorenzo and Liza Mamedov-Turchinsky

November 12, 2018

A number of part-time faculty positions are slated to be eliminated at the end of this year. Insurance and other benefits hang in the balance.

District Withholds $1.5 Million From Faculty Salaries

District Withholds $1.5 Million From Faculty Salaries

Ben Klein, Managing Editor

May 13, 2018

The following story was first published in The Script's Spring Quarter print edition. Costs of living in the Bay Area are notoriously high, and rising every year. For employees of publicly funded institutions such as Foothill College, the California state government annually sends out a Cost of Living Adju...

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.

Correction: Enrollment Drops at Foothill College

Script Staff

January 9, 2018

In the Winter Edition of The Script print newspaper, the story "Enrollment drops at Foothill College: Classes and budget at stake" claimed that 50% of the budget cuts would be allocated 50% to Student Services, while 30% would come from Instruction and Workforce. These figures are inaccurate following...

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