Central Oregon Community College Climate Teach-In

COCC Bend campus 2600 NW College Way, Bend

Join Panelists from Central Oregon Community College in coordination with the World-Wide Global Teach-In being organized by Bard University. Faculty and staff will engage the audience in dynamic 5-minute presentations focused on climate change from the perspectives of forestry, psychology, physics, microbiology, public health, art, sociology and more, followed by an interactive student-moderated discussion. Wednesday, …

Free

Earth Day Fashion Show

COCC Bend campus 2600 NW College Way, Bend

oin us to celebrate and fundraise for the new Clothing Connection. This program serves both COCC and OSU-Cascades students. This event includes honoring the history of the project, students modeling clothing from the Clothing Connection, information about fast fashion, fun giveaways, and more! Tickets for students and general admission are both free. A reserved ticket will …

Rethinking Charity: A Conversation on How to Become an Everyday Philanthropist

Wille Hall, COCC Bend Campus 2600 NW College Way, Bend, OR, United States

Dan Pallotta will be joining us virtually for a conversation on philanthropy and innovation, finding a cause for life and transforming the way we think about charity and giving. We will also welcome a local non-profit professional and an “everyday” philanthropist to ask Dan questions, engage with the audience and center the conversation locally.

$5 – $20

COCC Forum on Racism

Online event

Forum on Racism: Anti-Racism-Validation and Empathy in Higher Education. COCC is committed to continuing these important conversations and addressing systemic inequities. We invite you to share in this work and be a part of making changes in our communities so that we truly are a welcoming and inclusive place. Together we can make a difference!

IMPROV FOR LIFE Workshop

COCC Bend campus 2600 NW College Way, Bend

The common perception of Comedy Improvisation is people are just "making things up."  In reality, Improv has formal rules and structure guiding players to success.  Join Master Improviser, Actor/Director, Renny …

COCC’s Forum on Equity, Racism, and Social Justice: Book Banning

COCC Bend campus 2600 NW College Way, Bend

COCC is committed to continuing these important conversations and addressing systemic inequities.  We invite you to share in this work and be a part of making changes in our communities so that we truly are a welcoming and inclusive place. Together we can make a difference!

March Green Drinks | Dream Boldly: The Grand AdvenChair

COCC Bend campus 2600 NW College Way, Bend

In partnership with Outback Film, The Onward Project, and COCC, we’re honored to present a debut showing of Dream Boldly: The Grand AdvenChair. This inspiring film features the story of Bend adventurer, entrepreneur, and disability advocate Geoff Babb.

Free

Gaining Ground: The Fight for Black Land Film Screening Followed by a Panel Discussion

Central Oregon Community College - Hitchcock Auditorium 2600 College Way, Bend

In partnership, Central Oregon Community College, The Environmental Center, Central Oregon BIPOC, and High Desert Food and Farm Alliance are proudly presenting a screening of the documentary Gaining Ground: The Fight for Black Land followed by a panel discussion on Tuesday, May 7, 2024 at 6 pm in Central Oregon Community College’s Hitchcock Auditorium.   …