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Oregon State University Alumni Association Awards

For quiet leadership and support of Oregon State University, Pat Stone received the annual E.B. Lemon Award, recognizing alumni whose accomplishments have brought credit to OSU. The 1974 graduate of the College of Liberal Arts was one of five individuals to be honored by the Alumni Association this year. See the recipients and learn of their achievements here

November 4, 2009

OSU Athletes Excelled in 2009

OSU athletes lit up the scoreboards, drew accolades for their classroom performance and volunteered in the community.

November 4, 2009

OSU Achieves Research Milestone

Oregon State University research efforts attracted more than $252 million in external funding in 2008-09, a record and one of many areas in which OSU's burgeoning research and scholarship expanded the university's impact on Oregon and the scientific community.

November 4, 2009

Discovery Leads to Service

Lifelong stewardship can begin as simply as a school project at a local stream.

November 3, 2009

Lessons from the Townships

On his way to a medical career in the United States, David Liskey took a detour to South Africa.

November 3, 2009

History Matters: Raise the Bar for Mexican-American Students

When Rick Orozco was in fifth grade, his teacher called him and his parents in for a conference and told them that he was never going to be more than an average student. 

November 3, 2009

Hunger Solutions

Last summer, a team from the OSU chapter of Students in Free Enterprise hit the road to fight hunger. They worked in soup kitchens and food distribution programs and met with business managers across the country. 

November 3, 2009

Healthy Living: Worries May Deter Exercise

"There is a fountain of youth. Millions have discovered it - the secret to feeling better and living longer," says the National Institutes of Health. "It's called staying active." Apparently millions haven't gotten the message.

November 3, 2009

The Making of a Scholar-Physician

On her way to a career in neurology, Samantha Kircher is majoring not in biology, not in chemistry, but in history. 

November 3, 2009

Environment and Disease: Humidity May Be Key to Flu Virus Survival

Understanding why flu season begins and ends could help public health officials in their efforts to manage outbreaks.

October 28, 2009