Sunday, August 18, 2019

Aviation club goes to national conference

More than 15 students attended the Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo Feb. 24-26. This annual expo was held in Anaheim, California. There were 19,000 attendees and over 714 exhibitors in total. Members of the Central Oregon...

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...

Emily Kalei goes cheek to cheek in Rugby

I felt the blood rush to my cheeks. “Excuse me, I’m sorry, you want me to put my cheek where?” I laughed nervously. “On my ass cheek,” Basevi Adamo replied with a sheepish grin. Was he serious?...

Asian club returns to COCC

As fall term comes to a close, the Asian Club is quickly gearing up for the new year. Event ideas tossed around during club meetings include a trip to the Turkish bath at McMenamin’s,...

Garden Club Prepares for a New Year

The Garden Club is back again this year and it has a lot in store. Students interested in learning about organic gardening techniques, composting and more can get involved this year. According to their website,...

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...

Jump Start welcomes new and returning students to spring term with on-campus events

Central Oregon Community College hosted a series of free events through the week of April third to welcome students back from spring break. From Dutch Bros in the quad, Cuppa Yo in the campus...

2015 Pole Pedal Paddle

Even with record low snowpack, the annual Pole Pedal Paddle gathered participants for the multisport race on the weekend of May 16. This year, the nordic ski stage was replaced by a 2.34-mile trail run due to lack of snow at Mount Bachelor. Jesse...

‘Dia De Los Muertos’ Celebrated at COCC

http://youtu.be/LIj_cXzwMOo Traditional dancing, food and festive dress joined together as mediums to honor the deceased. On Nov. 4, Central Oregon Community College honored Dia de los Muertos, also known as Day of the Dead, with a...

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...