Sunday, August 18, 2019

Fiesta Celebración filled with food, festivities, and fun

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) As Mexican music sang out and dancers tapped across the floor, the annual Latino “Fiesta Celebración” held in Central Oregon Community College’s Coats Campus Center celebrated Mexican culture...

Campus celebrates Asian-Pacific Islander culture with 14th annual festival

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) Traditional dancing, Chinese calligraphy, tea tasting, origami, and many other festivities took place during the 14th annual Asian-Pacific Islander Festival. Live performances narrated the story of the first...

Giving students the mic

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) To celebrate National Poetry Month, Wickiup Hall was packed on April 19 as poets and performers presented their original or recited work in an open mic night....

Reverence for civil rights movement figures: “The Meeting”

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: katyaagatucci2@cocc.edu) In honor of the 10th Season of Nonviolence, members of the Afrocentric Studies Club came together to perform a play recognizing the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther...

Leaving his mark one ceramic bowl at a time

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) After 20 year of influencing and contributing to the art community in Central Oregon, Peter Meyer is retiring from his love of teaching ceramics. From embracing summer by...

Rotunda Gallery features student submissions

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) For the eighth annual year, the Rotunda Gallery gave students an opportunity to showcase their talents at the 2018 student art show.. A large number of...

Letting Go: A lifetime as an artist transformed

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) A year’s-worth of artwork was thrown away when Mark Edward Fuller decided that the pieces created to be presented in March’s one-person exhibition did not speak to...

From Westeros to a galaxy far, far away

By Nolan Wironen | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu) It was recently announced by Disney that a new “Star Wars” trilogy will be created and produced by Daniel Brett Weiss and David Benioff, the producers of...

COCC’s gallery of trees

By Adam Case | The Broadside (Contact: acase@cocc.edu) Did you know that Central Oregon Community College is an arboretum? What is an arboretum? It’s “a designated collection of trees and other woody plants that are...

Winter-Themed Festival: Oregon WinterFest’s 19th Anniversary

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) From a fire-pit competition with a flame-breathing dragon sculpture, 600-pound blocks of ice being carved, and adventure obstacle courses, Oregon WinterFest returned for its 19th year. An...