Sunday, August 18, 2019

Editorial: think outside of your first world bubble

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) Terrorists, extremists, radicals, guerillas, bombers, gunmen. These words petrify the public. They are shown incessantly in bold on our television screens or causing alerts to pop up...

Vote, COCC, vote!

Spring is here, and that means it’s time to decide who will be spending your money next year. The end of the 2012-2013 school year will also mark the end of term for current Associated...

Already shopping for next Halloween? Choose something empowering!

  On Oct. 23rd, more than 900 people filed into Bend High auditorium in support of the idea that a woman’s intellect is more valuable than her appearance. A week later, women filed into costume...

Editorial: Winter is coming — I am inconsolable

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) Bend, Oregon. Upper Left USA. Central Oregon. We are Bendites, right? I have been living in Bend for 17 years now and I still have trouble with understanding...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Central Oregon Community College, First off, allow me to congratulate Central Oregon Community College on making a difference in the lives of so many students for the past 50 years. The event planned to celebrate those...

The Moon’s Biggest Fan — Me, it’s me.

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) Many people my age are obsessed with different aspects of pop culture: jokes about eating Tide pods, whatever new song Cardi B just regurgitated, or the new...

On The Cutting Edge Of Change

The Broadside staff would like to give a hearty welcome back to all returning students, staff and faculty. For all the newcomers--we’re glad you’re here! As we begin a new year, we’d like to point...

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...

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...

Letter From Your Student Council

Welcome students. On behalf of the whole ASCOCC team, we hope that these few weeks of the beginning of fall term have been excellent, and that you are all full of excitement for the...