Friday, September 25, 2020

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...

Understanding Vampires: From Dracula to Edward

Alyssa Wilder The Broadside Suddenly the feared monster of yore has come out from under the bed to lying on top of it, beckoning alluringly. The ancient evil has arisen again, and it wants you... badly. In...

Mythology Professor Terry Kreuger

teaches the history behind some bloodcurdling myths Professor Terry Kreuger of COCC will teach a on Folklore & US Popular culture during spring term. Irene Cooper The Broadside Professor Terry Krueger knows vampires. From the historical Vlad the...

Dia de los Muertos

Day of the Dead William James The Broadside Music, festive dress, food and offerings to the dead—these are all characteristics of “Dia de los Muertos,” or “Day of the Dead.” The holiday marks a time to remember...

Vampire novles used to teach reading, writing skills

By Tovin Lapan Santa Cruz Sentinel APTOS, Calif.—Bella and Edward, the brooding teen/vampire duo battling with forbidden love in Stephenie Meyer’s “Twilight” novels, have made pale skin and denial of one’s carnal desires hip. Now, they...

American Icon dies, but leaves a legacy

Kris Ipock The Broadside Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Inc. has died. He died peacefully, surrounded by family members, his family said in a statement. In recent years, Jobs had fought a form of pancreatic...

24 New faces COCC adds faculty

Tobey Veenstra The Broadside Central Oregon Community College hired 24 faculty members this school year, a large amount to accommodate increasing student enrollment. “We’ve never had that amount of new faculty on board,” said Dean of Instruction Michael...

Investigation clears student government of cheating

Tobey Veenstra The Broadside Following an investigation, the Associated Students of Central Oregon Community College member reported to have cheated for an exam was cleared by COCC officials, according to a Sept. 15 statement from...

Hundreds attend Madras Education Center Opening

Jefferson Greene (second from left), development director for The Museum at Warm Springs, speaks to the crowd at the Madrus campus opening. Accompanying Greene are Marjarie Smith (far left), Joseph Smith (second from right)...

News Briefs Oct 5 2011

COCC’S newspaper editor national finalist Central Oregon Community College student Kirsteen Wolf, who has served as editor of the college’s student newspaper, “The Broadside,” since 2010, has been named one of three national finalists in...