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OSU campaign celebration to feature N.Y. Times columnist


Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Nicholas Kristof of the New York Times will be the keynote speaker during a celebration of OSU's billion-dollar campaign.

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A child's poor decision-making skills can predict later behavior problems, research shows


Children who show poor decision-making skills may be more likely to experience difficulties that have the potential to lead to high-risk health behavior in their teen years.


Study: Could sleeper sharks be preying on protected Steller sea lions?


Pacific sleeper sharks, a slow-moving species thought of as primarily a scavenger or predator of fish, may be preying on something larger – protected Steller sea lions in the Gulf of Alaska.

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OSU president outlines a decade of accomplishments, new challenges for future


In an annual address to the Faculty Senate, President Edward Ray cited a decade of unprecedented growth and accomplishment, and new challenges facing OSU in the future.

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Educated community no protection against a poor diet for children


Poor diets can affect even students from a highly educated community with easy access to quality food, a new OSU study suggests.

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07 Nov 2014

Dads and Family Weekend

Invite your Dad and other family members to share in your college experience during this weekend of jam packed activities on campus!

12 Nov 2014

Be Bright! Be Seen!

The Be Bright! Be Seen! event is held each year to encourage the community to make themselves as visible as possible on their commute, by providing illuminated accessories as well as educational materials about safety and alternative transportation options.

17 Nov 2014

Energy Civil War

The time is coming for the famous standoff between OSU and U of O, in both football and energy conservation - get ready for the Energy Civil War!

18 Nov 2014

International Fair

Take a trip around the world, but without the jetlag!

28 Nov 2014

Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - Friday, November 28, 2014

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