Wednesday, August 12, 2020

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...

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...

Editorial: The true Cinco de Mayo

I asked several students from different backgrounds, some of them from Latino heritage, if they knew what Cinco de Mayo stood for, and all of them said the holiday was related to either “Mexican...

Letter to the editor – 4/30/14

"Kudos to The Broadside staff for the best-looking issue yet of your ever-improving publication! From a student who reads this little paper religiously, it has been a pleasure (and at times a relief) to...

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...

The real problem with the student government model at COCC

Student government is currently organized the same way it was when there were only 2,000 students at Central Oregon Community College. “ASCOCC considers potential restructure” on page 4 talks about this, and about how...

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...

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....

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...