Sunday, July 22, 2018

When the sun shines

By Nolan Wironen | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu) “Spring around here is still winter,” said Tim Peterson, Health and Human Performance Chair at Central Oregon Community College. “If you’re willing to snowshoe in some areas,...

Red Cross on campus (feeding the vampires)

By Adam Case | The Broadside (Contact: acase@cocc.edu) Some classes taught at Central Oregon Community College offer extra credit if you donate blood at the blood drive held on campus. Anyone could need a blood...

Power outage makes upper campus chilly and unconnected

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) The halls of Ochoco were frigid, classes in Deschutes were moved, and technology, including lighting and computer technology ceased to function for the better part of a...

Black History Month: challenging our past and honoring our heroes

(click image below for expanded view) Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) What was once “Negro History Week,” Black History Month pays tribute to those who have made a push for equality and proudly represented...

We want to know how you get around town!

For some people in Bend, getting from point A to point B is as simple as getting in their Subaru Outback and hitting the road. College students without cars, however, might be wondering: what...

College and Contraceptives

By Isaac Messinger | The Broadside (Contact: imessinger@cocc.edu) In an era where sexual freedom is becoming more widely accepted and sometimes even encouraged, it's more crucial than ever that contraceptives are made available to the...

COCZ: Central Oregon Community Zombies

By Nolan Wironen and Adam Case | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu and acase@cocc.edu) The year is 201X — little do the students of Central Oregon Community College know that today is the day the world...

Democrats push for DACA: 2018 Government shutdown

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi2@cocc.edu) On Jan. 20, the United States federal government shutdown. A major event in political and government history, yet not as dramatic as it may sound. In fact,...

Warmer winter: what does it mean?

By Nolan Wironen | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu) It’s undeniable that here in Bend, our winter has been significantly different from what it was in 2017. If you by chance watch the news or have...

News analysis: A backlash on nixing net neutrality

By Isaac Messinger | The Broadside (Contact: imessinger2@cocc.edu) Toward the end of 2017, the Federal Communications Commission voted to decide the fate of a  free and open use of the internet, otherwise known as net...