David Sanchez

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Ninety Miles - Samueli Theater - December 14, 2012

    Ninety Miles featuring Stefon Harris, David Sanchez & Nicholas Payton Samueli Theater December 14, 2012 Last year, vibraphonist Stefon Harris, tenor saxophonist David Sanchez and trumpeter Christian Scott recorded a terrific album in Cuba under the title Ninety Miles. The album was recorded wit ... More >>

  • Columns

    September 29, 2011

    Why Do Mexicans Hire People Dressed as Shrek to Advertise Businesses?

    [¡Ask a Mexican] And why do Mexicans want to redistrict political boundaries in their favor?

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2009

    Q: How Do You Celebrate Education Week? A: Protest!

    ​Wooooo! It's American Education Week. Par-tay! Um, not so fast. As part of the California Teachers Association's "Stand Up for Schools" campaign, instructors statewise are choosing to commemorate Education Week by warning of the harm being done to students by massive state budget cuts. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    3 OC Schools Escape No Child Left Behind Sanctions, CTA Crows

    Just another day of learning at Kinoshita Elementary School.​California Teachers Association (CTA) is taking credit for three elementary schools in Orange County improving enough academically to escape vulnerability to sanctions or forced conversion to charter schools under the federal No Child Le ... More >>