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Dancers perform La Danza del Venado on stage.

Photo Gallery: Dallas College celebrates Dia de los Muertos

RORY MOORE, Photo Editor November 3, 2022

Dallas College Mountain View celebrated Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) by holding a festival inside its courtyard for students and faculty members on Nov. 2.  The festival featured an altar competition,...

Engineering major Christopher Alanis lets Creed, a yellow ball python, crawl on his left arm. Its one of 12 snakes owned by the student - all of which are ball pythons.

Snake it till you make it: Engineering student tames anxieties, exotic pets

PAOLA MARTINEZ, Contributor October 31, 2022

Some people might run away in fear from snakes, but mechanical engineering major Chistopher Alanis chooses to give them a home. A natural interest in biology eventually led him to own a room full of reptiles...

The Unity Day walk took place at Eastfields jogging track.

Photo Gallery: Employees march against bullying

CARMEN GUZMAN, Editor in Chief October 19, 2022

A handful of Eastfield faculty walked throughout campus for the newly-dubbed Unity Day. Dallas College counseling and psychological services coordinated anti-bullying marches across all campuses....

Frida Espinosa Muller performs in Ursula at Dallas College on Sept. 28, with dolls to convey the struggles that migrant children go through when placed in a detention center.

Photo Gallery: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

CARMEN GUZMAN, Editor in Chief October 17, 2022

Multicultural Affairs hosted numerous events at the end of September and beginning of October to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. These events included “Ursula” by Cara Mia Theatre on Sept. 28, an...

America Ferrera speaks at the voting drive in front of an audience at Eastfields lower courtyard on Oct. 7.

America Ferrera comes to Eastfield, urges students to vote

CARMEN GUZMAN, Editor in Chief October 8, 2022

After voter drive attendees celebrated the end of a mariachi’s Mexican serenade, Emmy Award-winning actress America Ferrera took the stage, summoning another wave of fanfare. The smell of beef and...

Amanda Anantathat serves food to Robin Manuel during Eastfield President Eddie Tealers Nacho Ordinary Fundraiser.

Nacho business: Faculty, staff chip in on student fund

CARMEN GUZMAN, Editor In Chief September 15, 2022

The Employee Giving Campaign has raised $144,000 to date, and 87% has gone into the college’s designated Emergency Aid Fund for students. Campus President Eddie Tealer’s Nacho Ordinary Fundraiser...

SMACS 0723 is the first image that was released to the public. The image was presented by President Biden at a White House briefing on July 11, a day before the official image release.

Dallas College astronomers marvel new images of deep space

CARMEN GUZMAN, Editor In Chief August 23, 2022

“It’s almost as if they don’t seem real.” Eastfield alumnus Aldahir Segovia couldn’t believe his eyes after viewing the first images captured by the James Webb Space Telescope. “I was...

Abortion-rights protesters hold up signs containing statements against abortion bans.

Photo Gallery: Dallas Rally for Abortion Rights

CARMEN GUZMAN, Editor in Chief July 6, 2022

The Dallas Rally for Abortion Justice marked the fourth day of abortion-rights projects on June 29. The Texas Equal Access Fund hosted the rally following the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v....

Charlie and Rachel Gearing speak about the importance of quality healthcare at the Rising Together Rally in Dallas.

Photo Gallery: Rising Together rally for abortion rights

RORY MOORE, Photo Editor June 29, 2022

On June 25, pro-choice supporters gathered at the Rising Together Rally at Main Street Garden park in downtown Dallas. The rally was held to protest the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade...

Aidan Gebhart and Hunter OShea display the trophies won by the Harvester Bees for winning the district championship and runner-up position in the national tournament.

Eastfield honors baseball runner-ups

CARMEN GUZMAN, Editor In Chief June 16, 2022

Eastfield administration hosted a celebration on June 6 for the Eastfield Harvesters’ secondplace finish in the championship game of the NJCAA Division III World Series. The celebration took place...

Students and faculty members of Dallas College march through Fair Park at the Pride Parade in Dallas, Texas on June 5.

Dallas College celebrates Pride

CARMEN GUZMAN, Editor In Chief June 16, 2022

LGBT Employee Resource Group co-chair Chris Schlarb marched with 50 Dallas College affiliates in a pride parade on June 5 in Fair Park. According to Schlarb, the figure is a new record for Dallas College’s...

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