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Humans of Foothill: David Asplund

Humans of Foothill: David Asplund

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

April 19, 2018

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...

Humans of Foothill: Chinwe Idika

Humans of Foothill: Chinwe Idika

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

March 15, 2018

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...

Opinion: Calling “BS” on Climate Change Inaction: Taking Renewed Civic Engagement Beyond Gun Control

Opinion: Calling “BS” on Climate Change Inaction: Taking Renewed Civic Engagement Beyond Gun Control

Alex Murray, Contributor

March 13, 2018

“We call BS. That us kids don't know what we're talking about, that we're too young to understand how the government works.” These are the passionate words from Emma Gonzalez, one of the most outspoken survivors of the mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Since the shooting last mon...

Recap: Foothill Women’s Basketball vs. Mission College

Recap: Foothill Women’s Basketball vs. Mission College

Serena Phanitdasack, Staff Photographer

February 14, 2018

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...

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

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 ...

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...

Community Ambassadors Program: Where to Find Your Home

Liza Turchinsky, Editor in Chief

January 13, 2018

The Community Ambassadors Program is the first place students can go to find information about resources and communities on campus. Serving as an aggregator of information for all of the resource offices and learning communities Foothill College offers, the Ambassadors Program is the central frame ...

Foothill Remembers A Forgotten Tragedy

Foothill Remembers A Forgotten Tragedy

Riya Arora, Contributor

May 17, 2017

Bangladesh: a country bordered by India and Myanmar and the Bay of Bengal in the south witnessed a genocide in 1971 that barely registers on the national consciousness. Foothill student Kareeda Kabir took the initiative of bringing light to the Bangladesh Genocide and shared her knowledge with students...

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