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Name that bird with help from resident naturalist Gillian Schultz

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Updated: March 13, 2017

As spring approaches, melodious sounds can be heard from song birds on campus — a reminder that Foothill College is a birding paradise, nestled against the Santa Cruz Mountains on 122 acres of wildlife-friendly landscape. If you follow the sounds, you'll likely catch a glimpse of one of the smaller masters of songs or a larger species perched in a tree or lamp post, flying across the sky, or hunting for a meal on the ground. All you need to do is look.

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Foothill student trustee fights for student rights on and off campus

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Updated: March 13, 2017

Foothill College student trustee Courtney Cooper has been selected to receive the Rising Star award at this year’s 2017 Women of the Year of Senate District 15 event, hosted by Senator Jim Beall. Senator Beall will present the award to Cooper at the event on March 16.

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Foster youth finds faith in her dreams at Foothill

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Updated: June 05, 2017

Missy Hart was the first person in her family to get a high school diploma. Next June, she’ll also become the first to graduate from college.  “I always wanted to go to college, but I didn’t know how to make it happen,” said Hart. “Foothill opened the door for me.”

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Remembering Black History Month through photos

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Updated: March 13, 2017

Breaking Barriers Beyond Belief was this year's Black History Month cultural celebration theme. The Heritage Month planning committee shared a series of events with our community in February and we'd like to share some memories here through a photo essay of activities.

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