Saturday, March 28, 2020

Halloween is as frightening as you want it to be

Kirsteen Wolf The Broadside Pope Gregory tried to squash it, but Halloween stuck around. It became the strategy under Pope Gregory in the seventh century A.D. to place a Christian holiday over a pagan one in order...

Letter From The President

Welcome -- or welcome back -- to all students at Central Oregon Community College and to those at OSU-Cascades as well. I am very pleased to be serving as the Interim President at COCC...

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 COCC really wheelchair-friendly?

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohUxuM03U3A] I think of myself as a healthy person; I work out almost every day and eat the right things. So I assumed going up a hill in a wheelchair would be nothing. That...

Sustainability is fashionable

Michelle Greer The Broadside Fashion is a billion-dollar industry. It’s fluid, expressive and accessible. The fashion industry breaks into five categories, divided by affordability:= haute couture, luxury, affordable luxury, mainstream, and discount. It’s an industry that...

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...

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...

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...