Sunday, April 22, 2018

Gun control: Is this what we should be teaching teachers?

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) Following the Parkland, Fla. shooting, controversy spread across the country, as people were fed up with the lack of change in regulations surrounding gun violence. “With a...

Local professor offers insight into the brains of serial killers

How is a serial killer created? A recent talk by Rebecca Walker-Sands, professor of psychology, shed some insight into the things which drives some to perform the most horrible acts known to humans. The...

CPS’ change of roster

By Nolan Wironen | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu) Spring term is coming with more changes than class schedules. Don Doughty, the current director of Campus Public Security at Central Oregon Community College is stepping down...

Secretary of State fired, replaced by CIA Chief

By Miles Flynn | The Broadside (Contact: mflynn@cocc.edu) President Donald Trump took to Twitter to announce that CIA chief Mike Pompeo would be taking over the role of Secretary of State from former Exxon Executive...

Best breakfast in Bend

By Adam Case | The Broadside (Contact: acase@cocc.edu) Bad Wolf Bad Wolf Bakery and Bistro used to provide the COCC cafe with baked goods during the 2016-2017 school year. According to Kris Belle, COCC cafe manager,...

Are you informed?

By Marcus LeGrand | The Broadside (Contact: mlegrand2@cocc.edu) There is no nice or acceptable way to frame nor define mass shootings, but in our country, they are more common than anywhere else in the world....

Carl’s Corner: The life of a glacier

By Carl Swanson | The Broadside (Contact: cfswanson@cocc.edu) A Glacier is formed when an area receives more snowfall during the winter then melts during the summer. As the snow accumulates, it keeps freezing and thawing,...

How to be a cool kid, and other assorted bits of wisdom endorsed by...

By Isaac Messinger | The Broadside (Contact: imessinger@cocc.edu) As I travel around campus during the week I see many things. Bad things, like ballooning, 2006-era jeans that look like hand-me-downs from Soulja Boy bad. All...

What does science say about stress? A talk by Dr. Rebecca Walker-Sands

By Adam Case | The Broadside (Contact: acase@cocc.edu) Did you know that actors who have won an Oscar tend to live about three years longer than those who haven’t? Dr. Rebecca Walker-Sands explains this phenomenon...

Motivated student organizes walk-out on campus

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) On Feb. 14, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., ran in fear for their safety and livelihood. One month later, on March 14, thousands...