Saturday, June 15, 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...

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...

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....

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...

COCC campus’ natural diversity creates wildlife melting pot

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) If you attend classes around campus, you know that there is a resident deer family on campus. The deer who waltz around the upper campus are completely...

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...

Weird science: author Mary Roach comes to Bend

By Tim Neville | The Broadside (Contact: tneville2@cocc.edu) In case you were ever wondering, the hardest part about shrinking a head — as in “a shrunken head” — isn’t making it small, but taking the...

An art exhibit motivated from natures perfect designs, patterns and colors

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) “To me, these pieces are alive. If you cracked open in the spring, they would grow.” -Lynn Rothan, featured artist Lynn Rothan and her inspiration from nature’s natural...