Monday, April 6, 2020

Cold, dark, and quiet: Central Oregon caves

By Adam Case | The Broadside (Contact: acase@cocc.edu) Central Oregon has many natural wonders, including any number of caves. Due to the volcanic climate, the landscape is covered in lava-formed cave systems. These caves offer...

When the sun shines

By Nolan Wironen | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu) “Spring around here is still winter,” said Tim Peterson, Health and Human Performance Chair at Central Oregon Community College. “If you’re willing to snowshoe in some areas,...

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...

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...

Bobcat Rugby: Undefeated Fall Season Club Dedicates Season to Fallen Teammate

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) The Central Oregon Community College rugby club has had two undefeated seasons since it was founded. In the fall of 2014, the national small college rugby team...

Sessions on the slopes: Lars Filson

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) Emma Kaohi: Where are you from? Lars Filson: Ashland, Oregon. EK: How long have you been snowboarding? LF: 14 years. EK: Who taught you to ride? LF: I was fortunate over the years...

Staying Alive on Your Bike — tactics and gadgets

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) If you live in Bend, co-existing with bikers is a must. Central Oregon is constantly active with marathons, the Pole Pedal Paddle, annual bike races and numerous biking...

The Voices of the First Nations Student Union Club

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) Nicole Wangler Nicole Wangler, student at COCC and part of the First Nations Student Union Club, is proud of her 1/32 Algonquian heritage. “Just to be knowing that it’s...

Rugby game highlights

Saturday October 21: COCC Bobcats 22, Oregon Tech Owls 7