Welcome to the Department of Food Science and Technology

The Department of Food Science and Technology at Oregon State University is one of the nation’s oldest establishedFST Cherry logo with phrase Taste Your Success! programs. With world-class faculty, research and facilities, we prepare students to be industry leaders.

Our department is a key player in OSU’s drive to build healthy communities, a sustainable planet and a thriving economy.

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Speed Mock Interviews

Sign up on Beaver Careers (http://career.oregonstate.edu/students/beaver-careers) for a one-of-a–kind opportunity to practice interviewing with Employers & Career Specialists and to receive valuable feedback to prepare you for the real thing! Opportunities to…


Learn how to grow your own plant using reusable materials! Growing Food Security is working to grow a sustainable and equitable food system together.

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National Get Outdoors Day

The third annual National Get Outdoors Day event will be held on Saturday May 30th, 2015 from 10:00am-3:00pm at Peavy Arboretum.  This free event is hosted by OSU

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News and Announcements

“Beyond Earth Day” celebrations begin at OSU

Apr 17, 2015
Oregon State University is expanding this year’s Earth Day celebration into 11 days of festivities.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Portland workshop to explore modified toy cars for children with disabilities

Apr 17, 2015
Oregon State University will host a 'Go Baby Go' workshop on Friday, May 1, in Portland, as part of a national program that provides modified, ride-on toy cars to young children with disabilities.… Read full story.