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  • Foothill-De Anza Community College District chancellor retiring next summer
    published on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:05:15 GMT
    Thor announced her retirement to the district of board of trustees and in an email to district colleagues on Dec. 2. Thor has been with the district since February 2010 and plans to retire this coming summer. Thor took over as the district's leader when Martha Kanter left the district in 2009 to take a position as President Barack Obama's Under Secretary of Education....
  • Stanford smoking: University lacks courage of 1,477 others to go smoke-free
    published on Fri, 12 Dec 2014 19:54:01 GMT
    "Remedies in sickness, Love in trouble, Comfort in weakness, Renewed hope in disappointment, Tears in sorrow, Smiles to follow tears." -- Inscription, Stanford Memorial Church Comforting words cherished by Stanford University co-founder Jane Stanford as memories surface of a doctor thrusting a 7-centimeter-long, razor-sharp needle deep into Mom's back for her 11th thoracentesis lung draining of the cancerous fluid suffocating her....
  • Bay stadium a bad idea; teach gun safety early
    published on Fri, 12 Dec 2014 01:00:00 GMT
    Regarding " A stadium on the bay is worth considering " and Al Michaels' comments on Sunday's Chargers game: A reader writes a possible use for De Anza's 76 acres would be to build a new stadium. This would be funny if it weren't for the complete misunderstanding of the situation on the ground and logistics of the area....
  • Foothill-De Anza District chancellor retiring next summer
    published on Wed, 10 Dec 2014 02:17:11 GMT
    Thor announced her retirement to the district of board of trustees and in an email to community college district colleagues last week. Thor has been with the district since February 2010 and plans to retire this summer....
  • Milpitas football spoils Palo Alto's Senior Night
    published on Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Milpitas High's varsity football team wrapped up Santa Clara Valley Athletic League-De Anza Division play by defeating host Palo Alto High School 47-7 on Friday, deflating the Vikings' Senior Night. The Trojans' first possession of the game resulted in a touchdown after a 29-yard pass....