Sunday, April 22, 2018

What does science say about stress? A talk by Dr. Rebecca Walker-Sands

By Adam Case | The Broadside (Contact: acase@cocc.edu) Did you know that actors who have won an Oscar tend to live about three years longer than those who haven’t? Dr. Rebecca Walker-Sands explains this phenomenon...

Motivated student organizes walk-out on campus

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) On Feb. 14, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., ran in fear for their safety and livelihood. One month later, on March 14, thousands...

The Relentless Flu

By Emma Kaohi | The Broadside (Contact: ekaohi@cocc.edu) Flu season: tissue piles become endless, coughs echo the classrooms, and NyQuil becomes your best friend. What is commonly characterized as a sore throat, fever, chills and headache,...

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...

Should you really drink that tea?

By Nolan Wironen | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu) Drinking hot tea and other hot beverages in combination with the use of tobacco and alcohol can increase the risk of esophageal cancer, according to a study...

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...

No sanctuary is safe

By Nolan Wironen | The Broadside (Contact: nwironen@cocc.edu) Center of Immigration Studies show that since 1987, Oregon has been strict on what information local authorities are allowed to share with the federal government regarding immigration....

#MeToo: The movement reaches a peak during high profile award shows, begging the question:...

Me too. A simple pair of words that has done more to combat sexual assault in a few months than the law or anything else has been able to do in years. The #MeToo...

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,...