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MLK breakfast honors many

January 22nd, 2009

MLK breakfast honors many

The annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace Breakfast was held Monday, Jan. 19.

 
How to be an ally to students

January 22nd, 2009

How to be an ally to students

Faculty and staff have unique opportunities to serve as allies.  Although our respective spheres of influence may vary, we each have the ability to advocate […]

 
Lessons in balance motivate student

January 22nd, 2009

Lessons in balance motivate student

How does pre-med student Nicolette O’Donnell manage school, obligations to the Kappa Delta sorority and the University Honors College, plus elite dance team practice?
“I have […]

 
Out of the darkness, into the light of day

January 22nd, 2009

Out of the darkness, into the light of day

For too long, mental illness and depression remained hidden in the darkness. But the Oregon State University center for Counseling and Psychological Services and the […]

 
Heeding tango’s siren call

January 22nd, 2009

Heeding tango’s siren call

During the week, Elizabeth Gire is a post-doctoral physics education researcher at Oregon State University. But come the weekend, Gire can be found on the […]

 
Math + skates = One busy life

January 8th, 2009

Math + skates = One busy life

The assistant professor of mathematics is also a roller derby player and trainer for the local team “Sick Town Derby Dames.”

 
A year full of hope

January 8th, 2009

A year full of hope

The Oregon State University’s Women’s Center has just produced a “Calendar of Hope,” which features OSU students, staff and faculty talking about a very special […]

 
Master’s focuses on Hispanic Studies

January 8th, 2009

Master’s focuses on Hispanic Studies

Rebecca Farrin is one of six graduate students currently enrolled in the new Master of Arts in Contemporary Hispanic Studies program at Oregon State University, […]

 
Lubchenco’s NOAA future

January 8th, 2009

Lubchenco’s NOAA future

Oregon State University has yet another tie to the Obama administration as OSU Professor of Oceanography Jane Lubchenco has been named to head the National […]