Sunday, February 16, 2020

Editorial: I am a movie snob

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) Growing up, I can say that I was exposed to, but watched willingly, many films that were too mature for my age. Peeping at parts of “Saving Private...

Is freedom of speech really free?

Should journalists print offensive and/or controversial material just to demonstrate freedom of speech? How important is that freedom in getting a conversation started? These questions have been fuel for discussion in our newsroom recently as...

Letter to the Editor

The following is an email sent by Tara Clasen, a COCC student, to the Dean of Science and Dean of Students at COCC. Good Morning, I just wanted to drop an email and continue this conversation....

ASCOCC is advocating for someone, but it’s not you

Is your student council really looking out for your best interests? The Associated Students of Central Oregon Community College meeting on May 22 suggests they may not be. During the meeting, council members discussed areas from...

Editorial: Broadside seeking student reporters

Whether you are looking to jump-start your career in journalism, or just gain some experience in the field, The Broadside is the place for you. With positions right on campus, students can build their...

Editorial: Hashtag Adventure

#Throwback. #LateNight. #Love. #Summer. #Cute. #Boring. #IWantLikes. #Hashtag. Hashtag, seriously, what’s next? As Bend continues to grow, we see the use of “#adventure” expand accordingly. As of March 1, 2017, “#adventure” had been used...

Nursing students will spend summer providing medical care in developing countries

Students thirsting for experience use summer vacation to travel. Practically-minded students use it to gain experience in their careers through internships. More altruistic students use it to volunteer in other countries. Central Oregon Community College’s...

“Lock It or Lose It”, says Campus Public Safety

“Lock It or Lose It”, says Campus Public Safety   “The best way to protect your valuables is to lock them up”, according to Don Doughty, the Crime Prevention Officer for COCC’s Campus Public Safety department....

OLCC dropped the ball

In a shining example of government bureaucracy, the Oregon Liquor Control Commision has simultaneously screwed law enforcement, recreational marijuana users, taxpayers and law-abiding dispensary owners. You’ll be able to possess and smoke pot come early July, but outside of growing it, there is no way to...

Calling All Students!

Don’t know where you want to go with your career? Seeking job experience? Campus clubs and organizations are a great avenue for students to learn skills that will help build their resumes and skill sets....