Oregon State University

Faculty and Staff

Oregon State University is a place where people come together to solve challenging problems and make a positive difference in the world. Our faculty and staff — through education, research and service — are improving lives, preserving natural resources and driving innovations that advance economic growth.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Apr 22, 2014

Superman’s krypton aids hunt for world’s oldest ice (Live Science) “There are interesting scientific questions we could answer if we had such old ice,” said Christos Buizert, lead study author and a paleoclimatologist at Oregon State University in Corvallis. (see also Newsweek, NBC News, Seattle Times, Science World Report) Councilors lay out expectations, issues for renewal [...] Read full story.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Apr 21, 2014

Public health experts say risk scant, thought ick factor high, after man urinates in Mt. Tabor Reservoir (Oregonian) “When you have 38 million gallons of water, that’s a lot of water. When someone urinates in a reservoir, that’s like a cup,” said Anna Harding, a professor of public health and co-director of Oregon State University’s School of [...] Read full story.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Apr 18, 2014

OSU houses Oregon Hops & Brewing archive (Think Out Loud) Last year, Oregon State University (OSU) launched the Oregon Hops and Brewing Archive — the first archive in the country to document the history of beer. The project ranges from the early experiments with hops in theWillamette Valley, to Portland’s raucous taverns and saloons in the pre-prohibition era, to [...] Read full story.