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Dahlia Salem is first woman of color to lead statewide student organization

At age 19, Foothill College student Dahlia Salem is the first woman of color to be elected president of the Student Senate for California Community Colleges (SSCCC), the organization that represents the 2.1 million students at all community colleges. Rather than attend UC Santa Barbara or UC Irvine as a freshman, the computer science major chose to complete her first two years of college at Foothill, knowing she’d receive an excellent education and save a significant amount of money.

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Thuy Nguyen named seventh president of Foothill College

On Monday, May 2, the Foothill-De Anza Community College District Board of Trustees ...

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Launch your computer programmer career in 9 months!

Note: This program has been cancelled. Foothill College is launching a ...

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Theatre Arts stages Agatha Christie’s Appointment with Death

In celebration of Agatha Christie’s 125th anniversary year, the Foothill College Theatre ...

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Inspiring one energy champion at a time

What if we all understood the basics of how energy works, its use and misuse, and how to ...

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Earn college and high school credits at the same time

Foothill College is offering a series of classes in sports medicine at Mountain View High ...

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STEM Summer Camps provide hands-on learning

In many high schools, a class in science or engineering starts with reading from the ...

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Foothill College going high tech in Sunnyvale

If you have lived in Silicon Valley for any length of time, you fondly remember the old ...

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Foothill-De Anza Foundation board president leaves a legacy of dynamic leadership

Kathleen Santora joined the Foothill-De Anza Foundation Board of Directors in 2011 and ...

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Students showcase original work at UC Berkeley

More than 30 Foothill students, faculty and staff traveled to UC Berkeley on Saturday, May ...

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Travel to Barcelona with Foothill College

Active adults team up with college-age students to experience study abroad and field study ...

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Instructor celebrates 30 Years of Foothill Dance with Blessings

The Foothill Repertory Dance Company presents Blessings, its annual showcase of ...

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Foothill swimmers dive into record-breaking season

Broken records, personal bests and gold medals rounded out the season for Foothill’s ...

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Foothill retiree leaves vibrant legacy for student-veterans

On a cloudy April afternoon, some 20 Foothill College student-veterans stood at attention ...

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Foothill alum begins entrepreneurial career

Nimit Tank grew up in Cupertino, surrounded by entrepreneurship. Ever since high school, ...

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New initiative changing the face of online education for all

When the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office needed help creating a ...

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Take a PE class for wellness and fun

At Foothill, we want to help students establish healthy lifestyles that will have ...

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