Monday, October 21, 2019

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...

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...

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...

Rugby game highlights

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

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...

Leadership is key: How two players and a coach view leadership

By Caleb Elliott | The Broadside (Contact: celliott4@cocc.edu) As the clock concluded on Oct. 15, a final score of 52-7 was won by the Central Oregon Community College rugby team against Seattle University, securing a...

Walking the (slack) line: New clubs at COCC

Throughout the U.S, slackliners push the limits (and heights) as they maintain their balance across the line. In an outdoor community, such as Bend, this sport has increased in popularity, even on our own...

LGBTQ and Ally Club hosts lip syncing competition for Drag Party

Central Oregon Community College’s LGBTQ and Ally Club organized a drag party on May 5. A drag party is about having fun and is very performance oriented, so a lip syncing competition and dancing...

Garden Club: A chance to get your feet wet and your hands dirty

 A Garden club is described as a “supportive,” “inspiring,” place to learn according to club participants. Student, staff member and Garden Club participant Courtney Nolta, stated, “I see the mission of the Central...