Sunday, October 13, 2019

COCC chooses not to hire from presidential finalist pool, starts from beginning

After a year worth of interviews, special committees and applications, the Central Oregon Community College Board of Directors has turned down all of the final candidates for presidency. The decision follows a recent discovery...

Lockdown: a response to aggressive intruder

William James The Broadside On Feb. 14, 2008 at 3:20 p.m., an alert went out to students of Northern Illinois University. “There has been a report of a possible gunman on campus.” Five people were murdered. A...

Linking courses: OSU-Cascades changes how subjects are taught

Lauren Hamlin Tobey Veenstra The Broadside It’s a new way of learning—one where students take a group of courses taught by a team of instructors each term. Linked courses are a type of learning community introduced this...

A chance to meet the people behind your food

Lauren Hamlin The Broadside For those with an appetite for sustainability, locally-sourced foods and education, “Meet Your Farmer” serves a complete dish. Cascade Culinary Institute is hosting “Meet Your Farmer,” the monthly dinner on April 18, put...

OSU-Cascades hopes to attract international students with new expansion

If you enroll at Oregon State University-Cascades in 2015, your dorm-mate could very possibly be from outside the U.S. International students, who only make up four percent of the student body now, could be...

Student Fees

Where does the money go? The Broadside, ASCOCC, and other school clubs are funded by student activity fees and renewable energy fees, which are $1.50 per credit and a 25 cents per credit respectively, up...

COCC enrollment lower this year by approximately 4 percent

Enrollment at Central Oregon Community College has decreased by 4.8 percent, according to the annual enrollment report. This totals approximately 350 students, according to Ron Paradis, director of college relations at COCC. “Enrollment at community...

News Briefs Nov 23, 2011

COCC’s community learning registration starts Dec. 5 Registration for Central Oregon Community College’s Community Learning winter classes will begin at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 5. The schedule includes more than 250 new and regular noncredit offerings...

ASCOCC denies club request, sparks critism

Cedar Goslin The Broadside A Central Oregon Community College student claimed discrimination factored into student government members’ refusal of her request to start a club during their Oct. 24 meeting. At the meeting, COCC Student Maggie...

The Broadcast – Jan 15 2014

  The Broadcast - Jan 15 2014 Headlines: "COCC Master Plan Nearing Finish" "COCC Cost Remains Second Lowest In State" "Nursing Program At COCC Is Wide Open To Both Genders"