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Student Success

Beavers don't give up. With no job and mouths to feed, Orman Morton III found a new path through Ecampus and an OSU community among fellow Native Americans.

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OSU ready to shine at OSU150 Space Grant Festival: A Total Eclipse Experience. Now offering overnight room packages on campus for Aug. 19-21 event.

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Scientists with Oregon State's Marine Mammal Institute capture drone footage of blue whales "lunge-feeding."

Predicting trends is hard.

Making them happen: that’s a blast.

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IN 2016 RESEARCH FUNDING with impacts that reach across the state, the nation and the world.

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