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Friday, Dec. 6, 2013

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.

Strong ethnic identity can bolster girls’ self image (Psych Central) Some past research has suggested that women of color were less vulnerable to concerns about body image, but the latest studies found that Latina girls are reporting body dissatisfaction at a rate similar to that of Caucasian girls. “We’re in a perfect storm of dissatisfaction,” said [...]

Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013

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.

Muscle aches from statins? Drug interactions may play a role (New York Times) “What this tells us is that if we as practitioners and as patients are proactive about knowing the potential drugs that could cause interactions, we could reduce the risk of these muscle pains and side effects,” said Matthew K. Ito, a professor at [...]

Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013

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.

Abrupt climate disaster threat raises call for early warning system (National Geographic) “The report is a break from the past in that it includes abrupt changes in the environment that can result from even small, steady increases in temperature or other climate change effects,” says geoscientist Peter Clark of Oregon State University in Corvallis, who was not [...]

Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013

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.

Oregon’s native oyster, reborn (Portland Monthly) In July, Oregon State University researchers received $250,000 to breed an acid-resilient commercial oyster. The Olympias are too small-scale for that research to apply to them, but they may have an advantage—they spawn in the spring and fall, avoiding summertime’s peak acidity. If so, this little local might just [...]

Monday, Dec. 2, 2013

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.

Time to end sequester cuts to research and education (Oregonian) A guest opinion piece by Ed Ray, Michael Gottfredson, Wim Wiewel and Joe Robertson. Israel’s history in pictures (Israel National News) Oregon State University has an unusual collection of 100+ year old photographs of Eretz Israel – not necessarily unusual because of the photographs, which are exceptional, but also [...]

 

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