Friday, June 5, 2020

COCC instructors explore ways to adapt midterms online

(Luke Reynolds/The Broadside) As Central Oregon Community College students pass the halfway point of the semester, many have been preparing for midterms. However due to the switch to remote learning at the start of spring term,...

Photos: Bend’s Food Trucks

Bend has 46 food trucks scattered all over Bend from permanent locations including The Lot on the west side and On Tap on the east side but as you walk or drive around Bend...

Security designed to prevent “Zoom bombing”

During some Zoom meetings recently, Zoom “bombings” have occurred. Zoom bombing is when a user who is not invited into the Zoom meeting joins and is usually disruptive towards the host. This is a...

Some local campgrounds are set to open in May

Amber Reed/ The Broadside Social distancing is extremely important to keep everyone safe and healthy. It is also important practice social distancing in order to maintain the good work that health care workers have been...

COVID-19’s impact on climate change

The silver lining in all the change COVID-19 has brought is the climate damage appearing to clear up. In the time since the coronavirus was declared a national emergency and more nations have gone into...

Students will have to get creative for ASCOCC elections

Seth Root/The Broadside Have you ever thought about running for office? Well if you have, now is your chance to be part of Central Oregon Community College’s student government. The Student Life Office is now accepting...

COCC blood drive

Emma Evenhus/The Broadside Central Oregon Community College held a blood drive hosting Red Cross at Bend campus’ Coats Campus Center on April 21-22.  Due to the recent diagnoses of COVID-19 in Deschutes County, clean blood...

Recreation Movement of 2020

In spite of COVID-19 taking away opportunities to go to the gym, people have still found ways to set up their own workouts at home or through Zoom. There is now a new way...

COCC nursing program receives national accreditation

With the increasing demand for nursing positions across the nation, Central Oregon Community College now boasts another positive to its nursing program. The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) has recently granted COCC’s...

What’s open? Bend, Oregon city parks

Gabriela Benevento / The Broadside Since Kate Brown’s executive order closing all “developed recreation sites...campgrounds, day-use sites, boat ramps, trailheads, sno-parks, fire lookouts, and OHV areas”, local Oregonians have still noticed plenty of other locals...