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Foothill MSA Open Iftar: What is Ramadan?

Foothill MSA Open Iftar: What is Ramadan?

Kathy Honcharuk and Liza Turchinsky

June 12, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life

The Foothill College Muslim Student Association hosted a free and open iftar for students, faculty, and community members on campus last week. Students from all faiths and backgrounds learned about Ramadan and why it is observed and broke the fast alongside friends at sunset. Several speakers, including...

Humans of Foothill: David Asplund

Humans of Foothill: David Asplund

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

April 19, 2018


Filed under Featured, Foothill Life, Humans of Foothill

Humans of Foothill is a weekly series during which The Script sits down with members of the Foothill College community. For the fifth installment, we sat down with David Asplund to discuss how his grandmother continues to shape his aspirations and inspires him to meet new people every day. If you...

Perspective: How Poetry Saved Me

Perspective: How Poetry Saved Me

Eman Magzoub, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Perspective

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...

Humans of Foothill: John Fox

Humans of Foothill: John Fox

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

April 11, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life, Humans of Foothill

Humans of Foothill is a weekly series during which The Script sits down with members of the Foothill College community. For the fourth installment, we met with Professor John Fox to discuss how his in-depth knowledge of sociology has impacted his greatest personal struggle.   If you’d ...

Perspective: What Vinyl Taught Me About Album Listening

Perspective: What Vinyl Taught Me About Album Listening

Alix Schoback, Contributor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Renewed interest in vinyl records seems to be the most recent iteration of “old school” technology reentering the mainstream. Urban Outfitters carry suitcase-style Crosley record players in pastel colors; slews of records new and old — from Tyler The Creator’s “Flower Boy” to Dr. Dre’s “The Chr...

Humans of Foothill: Chinwe Idika

Humans of Foothill: Chinwe Idika

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

March 15, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life, Humans of Foothill

Humans of Foothill is a weekly series during which The Script sits down with members of the Foothill College community. For the third installment, we met with Chinwe Idika to discuss her personal growth during her time as a part of the Foothill College community, as well as her role as the current stud...

Review: Migos’s Sophomore Album “Culture II”

Review: Migos’s Sophomore Album “Culture II”

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

February 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Reviews

The name “Migos” didn’t mean much until Quavo, Offset, and Takeoff -- the trio of rappers that make up the group -- had their first No. 1 hit on Billboard’s top 100 with Lil Uzi Vert. As the group headed into 2017 with fame resulting from the success of “Bad and Boujee”, they followed with...

Friday Flows: Unique Producers

Friday Flows: Unique Producers

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture

“Yo Pierre, you wanna come out here!?” This week's installment of Friday Flows will praise various producers for their underrated work and unique producer marks. These producers include Pierre Bourne, Metro Boomin, Murda Beatz and more. ...

Lunar New Year 2018: A Celebration for All

Lunar New Year 2018: A Celebration for All

Natasha Tj, Staff Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life

Lunar New Year is a special festival anticipated by various ethnicities and cultures from all walks of life. Welcoming the year of the dog, Foothill College held its own Lunar New Year celebration on the 15th of February in the dining hall. Co-sponsored by the President’s office, Inter Club Council, the...

Friday Flows: New York Rappers

Friday Flows: New York Rappers

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture

This is the second installment of Friday Flows, a weekly playlist where different artists are featured. In the spotlight this week are rappers from New York including Flatbush Zombies, Joey Bada$$, and A$AP Mob. ...

Black History Month Opening Ceremony Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.

Black History Month Opening Ceremony Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

February 13, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life

Every seat and every inch of wall space of the dining room was filled as the Foothill College community awaited the Opening Ceremony of Black History Month this past Wednesday. The event honored the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, an iconic figure in the fight for civi...

Friday Flows: High Energy

Friday Flows: High Energy

Reed Showecker, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture

This is the first installment of Friday Flows, a weekly hip hop playlist. This week features tracks from Travis Scott, Migos, and Young Thug, bringing high energy trap hip hop. ...

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