Thursday, August 22, 2019

Near-fatal crash hospitalizes COCC instructor

Alyssa Wilder The Broadside After a near-fatal bicycle accident on Oct. 19, Gary Bowne, Theater Arts instructor at Central Oregon Community College, is on the road to recovery, according to his step-daughter Kellie Jones. “We’re...

COCC to spend millions in maintenence and repair

A Crack in the pavement outside Ponderosa, one of the buildings in need of repair at COCC. Kristeen Wolf The Broadside COCC will need millions of dollars in maintenance and repairs in the next 11 years. EMG,...

Millions donated to college

The Mill INN, bequethed to COCC by Carol Mason, will continue to operate. Alyssa Wilder The Broadside Millions of dollars in real estate and a private airplane were left to Central Oregon Community College by Bend resident...

Student government member return form St. Louis with new leasdership knowledge

From left to right: Michael Biermann, Taran Underdal, Kyder Olsen Matt Coito, Brandy Jordan and Joquin Rodriquez pose in front of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial in St. Louis. Tobey Veenstra The Broadside Student government members of both Central...

Dating service flyers violate policy

Kirsteen Wolf The Broadside During the second week of October, some students were handed sheets of paper with an invitation to join a dating service. “They did not obtain permission to distribute the handouts,” said Campus Public...

Campus Security: More than it appears

Emergency call booths can help if you need to contact Campus Security Kirsteen Wolf The Broadside Four unarmed officers with one vehicle and five criminal justice cadets patrol a population that is larger than the city...

Broadside Editor wins top award

The Broadside Central Oregon Community College student Kirsteen Wolf won first place out of three national finalists in the Reporter of the Year competition in the two-year college category by the Associated Collegiate Press, Oct....

Chili cooking competition adds spice to COCC campuses

Bend and "All-Campus" Champion James Wyke shows off his chili. Kathleen Wilson The Broadside In an effort to unite Central Oregon Community College’s four campuses, the Associated Students of COCC (ASCOCC) presented the “Great Chili Cook-Off,” the...

Obama proposes student loan relief

President Barack Obama speaks to supporters during a campaign fundraiser in Orlando, Florida, Oct. 11. Josh Ballou The Broadside With an election on the way and an approval rating at an all time low, President Barack...

"Halloween Hall" returns to COCC

Juniper Hall residents decorate for "Halloween Hall" the campus trick-or-treat program for children under 12. Natalie Carter The Broadside Children from around the community will be dropping by Juniper Hall this Halloween. Central Oregon Community College’s student...