Wednesday, January 23, 2019

COCC professor gives blind cats a new outlook

Raimie Hedman The Broadside Pia and ZeeDee seem to be ordinary cats, except for the noticeable fact they’re both missing their right eye – but Donna Raymond insists that’s just an eerie coincidence. Raymond, a math professor...

Meet The Candidates For Bend City Council Q & A

Currently, four candidates are running for Bend City Council position #6. Read about what got them started in politics and their top priorities if elected. Richard Robinson What got you started in politics and where do...

“Creating a God”: Anthropologist describes artistic developments in Bhutan

By Adam Case | The Broadside (Contact: acase@cocc.edu) ‘How can contemporary art education influence the way we develop a sense of morality and ethics?’ asked Jason Hopper, anthropology guest speaker. Hoppers presentation titled ‘Art as...

Understanding Vampires: From Dracula to Edward

Alyssa Wilder The Broadside Suddenly the feared monster of yore has come out from under the bed to lying on top of it, beckoning alluringly. The ancient evil has arisen again, and it wants you... badly. In...

Demystifying The Mayan Calender

Doomsday: Will the world end on Dec. 21? Two COCC Faculty weigh in You’ve probably met at least one person who believes the world as we know it will come to an end on Dec. 21....

Johnsmith sings from the heart

Sandy Leavens The Broadside Anyone who has attended the Sister’s Folk Festival can probably remember guitar strumming, story-telling musician Johnsmith.  He has attended the Americana Song Academy several times over the last 10 years. He will...

Last Minute Halloween Costumes

You don't have to blow your budget in extravagant costumes that you will only wear for one night. Here are some ideas that will help you keep your dime in your pocket while still...

Ski star has new team, same love for sport

Slogging across frozen terrain is not a challenge for Bend skiing star Joe Madden. He plans on attracting many more fans to the exciting sport of Nordic skiing, bringing his experience, leadership and his...

Strictly business: Center helps student entrepreneurs

While small businesses make up a large portion of Bend’s economy, what does it really take to get them off the ground? Business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs can utilize Central Oregon Community College’s Small...