Sunday, July 21, 2019

Garden club blooms at COCC

Spring is an exciting time. The weather is getting warmer, the birds return north and the green thumbs gather together to transplant starter plants and ideas. Lauren Hamlin The Broadside Spring is an exciting time. The weather...

Club Sports coming to OSU-Cascades Campus

William James The Broadside Oregon State University-Cascades has cleared the way for new club sports including Cyclocross and snow sports. Bruce Petersen, OSU-Cascades employment coordinator has been approved for funding to begin a club sports program...

The Newman Club shares food and faith

Chris Browning The Broadside “The scariest thing is catching an edge on your ski when you’re screaming around a sharp curve,” said Newman Club president Sam Schwartz as he passed around plates of carrot cake. Grace had...

Taking the plunge

Kirsteen Wolf Chris Browning The Broadside After sweating it out on security detail, the Criminal Justice Club wrapped up with a dip in the icy Deschutes River. The Club’s officers and its advisor Kathy McCabe splashed into the...

Cleaning campus: COCC’s Sustainability Club seeks to reduce waste on campus

Would you pour six ounces of gasoline down the toilet? Kirsteen Wolf The Broadside Most people would not, but they do the equivalent all the time: throwing a tin can in the garbage instead of the recycling...

Despite obstacles, chess club advances at COCC

Chris Browning The Broadside First it was my pawn. Then a rook and a knight. Then checkmate. It didn’t take long for Sam Fisch to finish me off, only four moves. Fisch reassured me that it...

Safety course provides youth and adults with license to hunt

William James The Broadside The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is coming to Central Oregon Community College this February, to give 20 prospective students the opportunity to complete a hunter’s safety course and legally be...

Club offers students place for activism and belonging

Kirsteen Wolf The Broadside Students looking to find common ground started a club of their own. The Jefferson County Cultural Enrichment Club is a combination of diverse groups on the Madras campus that came together to forward...

BSU resurfaces at COCC

Chris Browning The Broadside The Black Student Union is back on the club scene. Due to dwindling participation, the club went on hiatus for much of the 2010-2011 school year.  Now, the BSU is filing to...

Modern Day Babylon on the campus

Michelle Greer The Broadside The line is drawn in the grass and fighters hold ready. Armed with blade and shield, there is tension in the air in the seconds before the first blow. This tense stand-off...