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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National Get Outdoors Day

The fourth annual National Get Outdoors Day event will be held on Saturday May 21st, 2016 from 10am-3pm at Peavy Arboretum. This free event is hosted by OSU

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News and Announcements

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OSU Wind Ensemble to perform world premiere of ‘Heart of a Forest’ by artist Paul D. Miller

Apr 29, 2016
The Oregon State University Wind Ensemble will perform the world premiere of Paul D. Miller’s 'Heart of a Forest' at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 18, at OSU.… Read full story.
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Study finds limit on evaporation to ice sheets, but that may change

Apr 29, 2016
Although coastal regions of the Greenland Ice Sheet are experiencing rapid melting, much of the sheet's interior has remained stable – but a new study suggests that may not continue.… Read full story.