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Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Eat your broccoli (Science Daily) Researchers in the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University have discovered yet another reason why the “sulforaphane”compound in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables is so good for you — it provides not just one, but two ways to prevent cancer through the complex mechanism of epigenetics. (see also Innovations [...]

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Getting boys to college, one student at a time (Skanner) In Portland, a handful of African American teachers are stepping into that gap to prepare more boys to be college men. Last Friday, a busload of youths and teachers rode down to Oregon State University for a college tour and a long talk about future [...]

Monday, Feb. 27, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Campus food banks help students through tough times (USA Today) Oregon State is one of a growing number of colleges and universities nationwide that have a food pantry on campus for students and others struggling to get enough food and supplies. (see also Education News) Scientists report back from Fukushima exclusion zone (Nature) Finding reliable [...]

Friday, Feb. 24, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Cheesemakers find whey to launch business, thanks to OSU (KCBY) “Companies can come in, make cheese for 9 to 12 months and sell it, because it’s a licensed dairy facility, and they they will move on to their own facility eventually,” said OSU associate professor Lisbeth Goddik. “A number of cheeses that are sold in [...]

Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Scientists dismiss tsunami trash radiation worries for Alaskans (Alaska Dispatch) Now a group of nuclear radiation health experts from Oregon State University are assuaging some of the public’s fears with a dismissal of any residual radioactivity among the debris. (see also KTVZ, Science Codex) Preventing pharmacy errors (Think Out Loud) About 75 percent of pharmacists [...]

Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

 Your kid is melting down. Why it’s important to remain cool (Globe and Mail) Research consistently shows that children with elevated levels of negative emotionality during these early years have more difficulties with emotion regulation and tend to exhibit more problem behaviour when they are of school age,” lead author Shannon Lipscomb, an assistant professor [...]

Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Workouts may not be the best time for snack (NY Times) Even athletes who are fast and competitive may not always need to eat during a workout. There’s no set rule on what they should eat and drink before, during and after exercise, said Melinda M. Manore, a sports nutritionist at Oregon State University who [...]

Monday, Feb. 20, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Small-scale research on Latinos and contraception is ‘one piece of a bigger puzzle’ (CNN) The diversity of America’s Latinos – in terms of national ancestry, socioeconomic status, level of acculturation, geographic region and educational levels means that there won’t be just one overarching solution for preventing unintended pregnancies. But studies like a recent one done [...]

Friday, Feb. 17, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

 OSU scientist receives prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship (OSU News) Angelicque “Angel” White, an oceanographer from Oregon State University, has received a 2012 Sloan Research Fellowship from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Food Hero website will show you how to boost fruits, vegetables in your diet (OregonLive) The helpful, healthful folks at Oregon State University Extension [...]

Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Why Hood keeps cool while St. Helens blows its top (Columbian) New research indicates that a mixture of hotter and cooler magma is the reason Mount Hood has not had a large explosive eruption in the last 500,000 years. The study, done by a team that includes two Oregon State University scientists and a Vancouver-based [...]

 

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