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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...

STEM Center presents Machine Learning workshop

STEM Center presents Machine Learning workshop

Aditi Pandey, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life, Science + Tech

“Python and R are the number one and number two languages being used for machine learning. We try to simplify what we find on the web and apply it to our work here at Foothill College. Which ones do we use for what? That’s what we’re going to focus on our projects here.” On Wednesday, Febr...

Upcoming Study Abroad Opportunities

Upcoming Study Abroad Opportunities

Aisha Chabane, Multimedia Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Foothill Life

Foothill College is currently offering a number of study abroad opportunities for students who are interested in broadening their education through travel, culture and new experiences.

Tips for Students: Summer Productivity and the Internship Search

Tips for Students: Summer Productivity and the Internship Search

Ryan Sherod, Staff Writer

February 17, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life

Around this time of year, college students across the country realize that summer is closer than they think. Work, summer classes, and internships replace sleeping in, traveling, and staying up late. Internships tend to spark immediate fear as students begin to ask the necessary -- albeit nerve wrack...

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. ...

Recap: Foothill Women’s Basketball vs. Mission College

Recap: Foothill Women’s Basketball vs. Mission College

Serena Phanitdasack, Staff Photographer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life, Sports

For Foothill College’s sophomore night, the owls’ starting five were Tiffani Lowe, Erica Ginn, Carissa Mills, Ashleen Quirke, and Briana Reynolds. The Owls had a 10 point lead in the second half, but the Saints weren’t giving up the fight just yet. Fourth quarter rolled around and the Saints st...

In Wake of Israeli – Palestinian conflict, Foothill students side with Peace

In Wake of Israeli – Palestinian conflict, Foothill students side with Peace

Devaki Dikshit, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life, Opinion, Opinion + Politics, Politics

On December 6th, 2017, Trump shocked nations worldwide in a statement formally declaring Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. “This is nothing, more or less, than a recognition of reality,” he went on, justifying the abrupt decision. “It is the right thing to do. It’s something that has to be done...

Foothill Owls defeat Ohlone Renegades in Close Match-Up

Foothill Owls defeat Ohlone Renegades in Close Match-Up

Brian So, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life, Sports

The Foothill Owls have never lost back to back regular season home games, but this exact scenario almost came to fruition when the Owls played the visiting Ohlone Renegades, ending the game with a final score of 71-69. Alex Gil-Fernandez led the Owls with 16 points, while Matt McAndrews and Chris Russell sc...

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. ...

Review: “Indelible India” Photography at Foothill’s KCI

Review: “Indelible India” Photography at Foothill’s KCI

Aditi Pandey, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Foothill Life

What defines a nation? A quick Google search presents all the biggest ways in which America and India differ: by population, industry, and government. Though helpful to some, such knowledge may paradoxically misinform those curious, and cause them to project what they know of other countries that si...

Meet the President: President Thuy and Laura Gamez on Being First-Gen

Meet the President: President Thuy and Laura Gamez on Being First-Gen

Aditi Pandey, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life

On Friday, January 26th, College President Thuy Thi Nguyen hosted a First-Generation Gathering in the Foothill Dining Room. First generation college students met with the President to share their experiences at Foothill College and discuss resources available to students. First Year Experience, as well ...

Foothill Owls Edged Out by San Francisco Rams

Foothill Owls Edged Out by San Francisco Rams

Brian So, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life, Local News, Sports

The San Francisco Rams were nearly upsetted by the Foothill Owls during the Owls last home stand on Friday night as they narrowly edged out the Owls 69-65 in the final minutes of the game. The team's offensive surge in the second half of the game seemed overshadowed by the fact that the Owls were in...

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