Thursday, February 22, 2018

We want to know how you get around town!

For some people in Bend, getting from point A to point B is as simple as getting in their Subaru Outback and hitting the road. College students without cars, however, might be wondering: what...

No sanctuary is safe

By Nolan Wironen | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu) Center of Immigration Studies show that since 1987, Oregon has been strict on what information local authorities are allowed to share with the federal government regarding immigration....

#MeToo: The movement reaches a peak during high profile award shows, begging the question:...

Me too. A simple pair of words that has done more to combat sexual assault in a few months than the law or anything else has been able to do in years. The #MeToo...

College and Contraceptives

By Isaac Messinger | The Broadside (Contact: imessinger@cocc.edu) In an era where sexual freedom is becoming more widely accepted and sometimes even encouraged, it's more crucial than ever that contraceptives are made available to the...

Get competitive: Find your sport at COCC

By Ezra Neumann | The Broadside (Contact: eneumann2@cocc.edu) Here at Central Oregon Community College, we have two primary sporting opportunities for students: intramural sports, which are credit-based classes that are noncompetitive, and club sports, which...

Carl’s Corner: What a difference a year makes

By Carl Swanson | The Broadside (Contact: cswanson@cocc.edu) Last January, Bend set a record for the most amount of snow in three-day time span. There was over two feet of snow on the ground and the...

What Makes You Happy?

By Marcus LeGrand | The Broadside (Contact: Mlegrand2@cocc.edu) According to the Oxford Dictionary, happiness is defined as good fortune, pleasure, contentment, bliss and delight. That's one opinion in the host of many. This simple thought...

Once in a blue moon: January lunar eclipse bleeds red

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) On Jan. 31 of this year, the full moon was particularly unique for a few reasons. The full moon was at its closest to earth within its...

The Moon’s Biggest Fan — Me, it’s me.

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) Many people my age are obsessed with different aspects of pop culture: jokes about eating Tide pods, whatever new song Cardi B just regurgitated, or the new...

Column: Time to Listen

By Marcus LeGrand | The Broadside (Contact: Mlegrand2@cocc.edu) Men of the world, I get it. As long as we can remember, we've been taught that if a woman is in distress or need, we need...