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Thursday, Feb. 14, 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.

Invisible war rages in world’s oceans (LiveScience)

“They are everywhere, from the surface down to the bottom, from pole to pole,” said study researcher Stephen Giovannoni, a professor of microbiology at Oregon State University, adding that SAR11 microbes are most abundant in the warm waters of ocean gyres, or rotating currents, where they can account for as much as 40 percent of plankton cells. (see also Nature, FOX News, CBS)

Startups fueled by OSU research tell stories to the economic development commission (Gazette-Times)

One of the key goals of the Corvallis Economic Development Commission has been to make it easier for startups built on research at Oregon State University to get up and running. Wednesday night at the Linus Pauling Science Center at OSU the commission and an audience of about 40 people heard three success stories in that area.

OSU: Coast parks bring $371M to towns’ economies (Portland Business Journal)

Oregon State University researchers said Wednesday that the state’s coastal parks have a huge impact on the region’s economy. (see also Albany Tribune)

Oregon offers wave energy development opportunities (Marine Link)

The Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center at Oregon State University deployed the first wave energy test system in the United States off Newport, and announced it will site a larger, grid-connected testing facility in federal waters off Newport.

Let’s stick together: How couples can go the distance (New Scientist)

Trying to make a relationship last while juggling such job applications is never an easy task, however, and each couple will find their own path through the maze. Warren, for his part, turned down Colby’s offer in favour of his soft-money researcher position at Oregon State University. “Our average happiness is much higher in Corvallis,” he says.

Housing dominates discussion at a pair of community meetings (Gazette-Times)

Housing continues to be the key issue as Corvallis works through challenges created by enrollment growth at Oregon State University.

Stumptown brings in new president (Willamette Week)

Stumptown is expanding its footprint with a new roasting plant in Los Angeles and increasing sales in other cities. Bringing in Joth Ricci, a graduate of Oregon State University, will add financial and distributing know-how to the company.

Diversity defeats disease (The Scientist)

“This is the most complete study I’ve seen on biodiversity decreasing disease,” said Andrew Blaustein, a professor of zoology at Oregon State University, who was not involved in the study.

Familiar arguments aired in tuition debate (Statesman Journal)

Gabriela Morrongiello, a sophomore at Oregon State University and chairwoman of its Young Americans for Freedom chapter, argued that lawmakers should not defy a 1996 federal law. “Should the Oregon Legislature ignore federal law and confer such privileges, it must also give the same benefits to out-of-state students” such as herself, who is from California. “Failure to do so may result in a class-action lawsuit.” (see also Oregonian)

Tapping proton power for enantioselective synthesis (Chemistry World)

‘It’s a deceptively simple catalyst,’ says Rich Carter, who works on natural product synthesis and organocatalyst design at Oregon State University in Corvallis, US. ‘I think the power of this is the reaction conditions, it’s just remarkable how mild they are, and the substrate scope is really impressive,’ he adds. ‘These are really impressive transformations – if you need to make a homoallylic amine, this is the way you’d do it, it supplants everything else.’

Today

Singing Telegrams for Valentine’s Day: It’s Valentine’s Day! Want to send someone a telegram on campus? Let me know when and where, and I’ll show up with a complimentary “rose” and a song! Contact leonora.rianda@oregonstate.edu and make a donation to the Linn-Benton Food Drive.

Food Drive Book Sale: Used books, DVDs, and CDs available all week long at bargain prices! Come by Richardson Hall First Floor Knuckle, Feb 11-15, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and browse the selection and see what treasures you can find! All proceeds go directly to Linn Benton Food Share. Sponsored by the College of Forestry.

Pride Center card making event: “Queer Card Making.” Feb. 11-14, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., OSU Pride Center.

Bake Sale: Stop by Magruder Hall Lobby Feb. 12-15, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. to pick up delicious baked goods! The College of Vet Med is supplying a great variety individually sold of baked goods, ranging from 50 cents to $2.

Special Order Breads, Cakes and Cookies: From Feb. 12-19, Special order breads, cakes, and cookies from the talented LPI bakers. We have an assortment of goodies for you to order including three kinds of English muffin bread, whole wheat sandwich bread, rolls, carrot cake, chocolate cake, chocolate chip cookies, and baklava! E-mail Deborah Hobbs.

Papa’s Pizza Coupons for $15: Buy 100% profit coupons at Valley Library 4th floor Administration Desk from Feb. 14-25. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. For more information contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu


Valentine’s Day Bake Sale: Cookies, Cupcakes, and Pies, OH MY!! Come to AMBC’s Valentine’s Bake Sale in Hovland 108 on Feb. 13 – 14, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or until it’s gone, get some sweets for your sweetie (or yourself) and support the local food share. Donations are welcome either in cash or canned-food items.

CoF Valentine’s Day Silent Auction and Bake Sale: Come by Richardson Hall first floor knuckle on Feb. 14, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to bid on some fabulous Valentine’s baskets, or take home a plate of goodies from the bake sale. There’s sure to be something for every sweetheart!!

Valentine’s Day Bake Sale! The Arts & Sciences Business Center is holding a bake sale on Feb. 14, beginning at 10 a.m., in the main lobby of Cordley Hall (East side of the building). We will have individually packaged goodies priced at no more than $1. All proceeds go directly to Linn Benton Food Share. Stop by our table on your way to class or on your break. Feed others while you satisfying your sweet tooth!

Valentine Cake Walk & Name that Baby Contest: Who doesn’t love delicious desserts just in time for Valentine’s Day? On Thurs., Feb. 14, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., for only $2, enter to win a delicious cake and have fun with your colleagues in the process! At the same time, we will be having the first ever MIME “Name That Baby” Contest. MIME faculty & staff have submitted baby photos and if you can guess who all the “Babies” are, you win a prize. Only $1 to enter. Event location TBA. Email michelle.eck@oregonstate.edu.

Flicks for the Food Drive: Join us on Feb. 14, 12 p.m.- 1 p.m. in The Valley Library, Willamette Seminar Rooms, 3rd floor! Bring your lunch and watch a movie. Donate money or canned food for admission! Free popcorn & view SCARC collection selections, including one of Finley’s early wildlife films and early campus footage! Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. For more information contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu.

Forum for candidates for Vice President for Finance & Administration: Stacy Pearson, Vice President for Finance & Administration, Boise State University. Feb. 14, 12:45 to 1:45 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, Construction & Engineering Hall.

Prepping Athletes for the Gridiron: At the Feb. 14 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Ariko Iso, football trainer in the Dept. of Intercollegiate Athletics, will discuss how she works to keep athletes in top physical shape. Triad will meet in the MU, room 109A, from noon to 1 p.m. Guests are welcome to attend free of charge and pay $11 if they have lunch. Contact Nick Houtman, 541-737-0783, to save a seat.

Training for New Version of MediaSpace: The new version of MediaSpace, OSU’s open source and cloud-based media solution, launches on Feb. 18. It integrates many requested features and some important new functionality, including privacy / access control, captioning, HTML5 support, and improved layout. Please join us for a one hour informational session on either Feb. 14 or Feb. 15; register at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_view.php?crse_id=371. A detailed explanation of the changes is available here

Faculty senate: The February Faculty Senate agenda is online at http://oregonstate.edu/senate/agen/2013/0214/. The meeting will begin at 3 p.m. Feb. 14 in the LaSells Stewart Center Construction and Engineering Hall. The meeting will be webcast from http://live.oregonstate.edu/.

Plant science seminar series: “Mutators: An educational perspective.” Speaker: Mark Curtis. Thursday, Feb. 14, 4 p.m., ALS 4001.

Upcoming Events

Webinar: TAC.FM, with Mark Dinsmore (TAC) & Stevon Roberts (TAC/CTL). Drop in on our Friday morning TAC Technology webinars. Each week we will take a look at technologies of interest to teaching faculty at OSU. Check out our program offerings, topics and show notes at http://oregonstate.edu/tac/tacfm. Fri. Feb. 15, 10-10:50 a.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/UhO33I

Webinar: Improving PowerPoint Slide Design, with Kimmy Hescock (TAC). This webinar is designed to help instructors improve and beautify the visual look of their slide design in order to better support teaching and learning. Fri. Feb 15, 11 a.m. to noon. Register here: http://bit.ly/UhO3R4

Library Faculty Seminar Series: Doing Oral History at OSU: A Tale of Three Time Zones, Feb. 15. Chris Petersen talks about his work doing oral history, from 10 to 11:30 a.m., Feb. 15, Williamette Industries Seminar Rooms (3622) Valley Library. Contact Uta Hussong-Christian, uta.hussong-christian@oregonstate.edu, with any questions.

Music a la Carte: Kate Hamilton, viola and David Oliver, piano. The Romantic Viola: Lyrical works from the 19th and 20th centuries. Noon, Feb. 15, MU Lounge.

Recreational Sports Indoor Climbing Competition: Vertical Festival 2013, Feb. 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at McAlexander Fieldhouse. Register at the Adventure Leadership Institute in Dixon, (541) 737-4254, or online. The festival is open to everyone!

Reception for John Maul: A reception to honor John Maul, former Director of the School of Arts and Communication, will take place on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 2 p.m. in the C&E Auditorium at the LaSells Stewart Center. Maul passed away from a long illness late last year. John’s wife, Kay Campbell, is hosting the reception. Attendees are invited to write a remembrance of John to be included in a book of tributes. Use 8.5” x 11” paper for inclusion in the book and forward your page to the attention of Loril Chandler, 106 Fairbanks Hall, no later than Feb. 13.

A Cultural Affair: ISOSU & INTO OSU host a multicultural showcase of international and cultural performance, dance, song, and art in a fun night of festivities. Come join and celebrate the many unique communities that coexist on the OSU campus. The event takes place in Milam Auditorium on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 6 p.m. Free.

Information Session for Museum and Informal Science: Professional and Noncredit Education’s Free-Choice Learning Professional Certificate adapts the M.S. degree for those wanting continuing education. Participants will work with some of the field’s leading researchers to apply informal learning theories in real-world educational settings. Jennifer Bachman will host a free session on Monday, Feb. 18 at 11 a.m. Register today! https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/384202462

Free-Choice Learning Information Session: OSU Professional and Noncredit Education will host an online information session for the new Free-Choice Learning Professional Certificate. This online program is designed for staff and volunteers at public learning organizations, adult educators and those conducting science-based learning research who want to learn more about free-choice learning theories. The information session is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 18. Sign up here.

Poverty Simulation: Imagine what your life would be like as an OSU student experiencing poverty, hunger, homelessness, or food insecurity. Amidst this year’s food drive, join us for this new HSRC simulation to better understand the experiences of this unique, ever-growing group of students on our campus. For information contact Becky Evans. Event targeted for MU employees by the MU Inclusive Community Initiative, and open to all. Feb. 19, noon to 1:30 p.m., MU 109.

Engineers Without Borders fundraiser: A night of dinner, entertainment, and presentations of the OSU chapter’s work. Funds raised from the event go directly towards supporting their work abroad. Feb. 23, 6 p.m., Corvallis Country Club, 1850 S.W. Whiteside Dr. Tickets available at: http://waterfortheworld2013.eventbrite.com

Lectures and seminars

NEW! Cayuse 424 and Cayuse SP Training:  The Office of Sponsored Programs will offer training on the Cayuse 424 and Cayuse SP proposal system on Feb. 19, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. in Memorial Union (MU) 211.  Attendance is limited to 35.  Send an e-mail to sponsored.programs@oregonstate.edu to reserve a space.  This session will be offered at least monthly throughout 2013.

“On Being Lucky – Hydrothermal Vents: From Discovery to Today’s Science,” featuring Marvin Lilley, will be Feb. 15 beginning at 4 p.m. in Gilfillan Auditorium at OSU. It is free and open to the public. OSU led the discovery of hydrothermal vents in 1977, which some have called the biggest oceanographic discovery of the last century. More information: http://bit.ly/YHnzQ3

Food drive events

NEW! Bread AND Soup!: Bring a BIG appetite to Kidder Hall, Rm. 70 on Mon., Feb. 18, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. for all you can eat bread and soup! It’s just $5 and you’re supporting the Linn Benton Food Share. This event is sponsored by the Dept. of Statistics.

NEW! Tuna Fest!: The College of Forestry and the Student Clubs are collecting cans of tuna for the Food Drive. Our goal is 800 cans. Drop boxes are located in Student Services, 209 Peavy Hall, 280 Peavy Hall and 321 Richardson. Donate tuna today through March 1 and remember you “can” make a difference.

NEW! Quilt Raffle: Purchase your tickets for a chance to win one of 2 quilts. Tickets may be purchased now through March 1 at the College of Forestry Computer Helpdesk, Peavy 222. 1 ticket for $1 and 6 tickets for $5. Drawing to be held at 1 p.m., March 1. Need not be present to win.

Cash Raffle: Win 50 percent of all money raised! Buy tickets in the Magruder Hall atrium (30th and Washington) Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets $1 each. Will deliver orders of $20 or more to campus locations during regular business hours. For orders please call 7-4808.

AMBC Food Drive Raffle: AMBC has put together 5 delightful baskets (Animal Lovers, Aroma & Beauty, Health & Beauty, Sweetheart, and Garden Baskets) and fitness equipment for the food drive raffle. Tickets are $1 each or 5 for 10 tickets available at AMBC 108 Hovland. Drawing will happen on Feb 28. All donations go to the Linn/Benton Food Share

Papa’s Pizza Coupon Sales: Students in the Honors Advisory and Activities Committee are selling Papa’s Pizza Coupon Flyers, worth over $100 in savings, including a free small pizza from Feb 9-24. Flyers are $15 each, with 100% of proceeds benefiting the Linn-Benton Food Share. Contact Karen Ast to purchase.

Plant “Sale”: A fair variety and large quantity of plants are available for donation. Come by Ballard Ext. Hall 303 M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Feb. 11 until March 1. All proceeds benefit the Food Drive. Questions? Contact: laura.relyea@oregonstate.edu.

Zoology & Biology Silent Auction: Win a day of fishing, Peace Lily plant, ionic air purifier, OSU-themed basket, hand-bound journal, Tyee wine, gift certificates to local restaurants and businesses, hand-knitted items, stained glass suncatcher, gift packs and much more! Come by Cordley 3029, Feb. 25, 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m., Feb 26-27, 8-5, or Feb. 28, 8-4 to place your bid!

College of Education Raffle: Prizes include jewelry from Alta’s Antiques and Designs by OC, gift cards from Animal Crackers, Broken Yolk, Creative Crafts, Flat Tail, First Alternative Co-op, The Retreat Day Spa and Salon, and Vertebrata Chiropractic. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing is on Feb. 28. Stop by Furman 104 or email amy.beaderstadt@oregonstate.edu to buy tickets.

Campus Operations 50/50 Raffle: The prize is 50 percent of the ticket sales! Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing will be held March 1 at 12:30 p.m. Tickets available from Christine Atwood (christine.atwood@oregonstate.edu), Keahi McFadden (keahi.mcfadden@oregonstate.edu) or JayLene Seeley (jaylene.seeley@oregonstate.edu).

Food Drive Raffle: Enter to win one of three fabulous gift baskets: Beer Basket, Home Sweet Home, or Sweet Tooth! Tickets are $1 with all proceeds going to the OSU Food Drive. Purchase tickets at Waldo 102 between 8 a.m. & 5 p.m. Monday – Friday by Feb. 28. Visit our website for more info.

Chemistry/Physics Departments Food Drive Raffle: The Chemistry and Physics Department is raffling off a variety of items to raise money for Food Drive February. They include 2 Tickets to the Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival, SoupCycle  delivery for a month, and more. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Purchase your tickets in 153 Gilbert Hall, M-F 8-5. Drawing will be held Feb. 28.

Flower Power: Email JoLynn.OHearn@oregonstate.edu to be added to the order site for Gift Wrap, Dahlias, Freesias, Tiger Lilies, Anemones, Peonies and Black Gladiolus. 50% of the profit goes to Linn Benton Food Share. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement.

See’s Candies: Email JoLynn.OHearn@oregonstate.edu to order from the Spring Candies Selection. 25%-50% profit goes to Linn Benton Food Share. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement.

Raffle for prizes: Enchanted Forest passes, Bi-Mart Gift Certificate, Animal Crackers Gift Card, and more! Come to the 4th floor Administration Desk in The Valley Library to buy your $1 raffle tickets. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. For more information contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu.

Izzy’s Coupon books for $5: Come buy coupon books at the 4th Floor Reception Desk in The Valley Library! Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. Questions? Contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu.

OSU Extension Linn County’s 12th Annual Soup Bar: Our fundraiser to benefit Linn Benton Food Share is on Fri, March 1, 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. It’s $4 for a bowl with bread, beverage and cookies or $6 for a bottomless bowl, bread, beverage, and cookies. 104 4th Ave. SW, Albany. Contact Rosemary Weidman: rosemary.weidman@oregonstate.edu.

Second Annual Prettiest Pet Contest: Is your pet the cutest? Enter the Prettiest Pet contest to benefit the Food Drive. Submit a photo & $1 entry fee at 300 Kerr Admin Bldg.; entries accepted Jan. 28 through March 1. Vote for your fave by donating from Feb. 4 through March 1; the pet with the most donations wins. Email jessica.king@oregonstate.edu.

News for Employees

NEW! Fulbright Program for Faculty and Professionals Workshop:  Tue., Mar. 12, MU Journey Room, noon to 2 p.m. Hear from alumni as they share their recent Fulbright Scholar experiences: Martin Fisk (Norway – College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Science), Bryan Tilt (China – College of Liberal Arts), Ken Winograd (Vietnam – College of Education), along with Fulbright Representative Athena Fulay who will conduct a 90-minute Workshop. Learn about teaching and research opportunities in more than 125 countries. Submit your rsvp  by March 8.

NEW! Career Services February Newsletter: Visit our online newsletter to learn about our upcoming event and services at http://www.scoop.it/t/february-2013-newsletter .

Baccalaureate Core Grants: The Office of APAA announces grant funding for two awards of $5,000 each for academic units or a group of faculty to gather student learning data for Baccalaureate Core assessment undergoing review this year and next year (Speech, Mathematics, Fitness, DPD and certain WIC courses). Additional details can be obtained at http://oregonstate.edu/admin/aa/apaa/assessment/home. Contact Stefani Dawn, the Assistant Director for Assessment, with questions – 7-0919 or Stefani.dawn@oregonstate.edu. Proposal deadline: Friday, Feb. 22.

Faculty Release Time (FRT): The Research Office, Incentive Programs is accepting applications for the FRT Spring 2012-13 Solicitation (Fall, Winter or Spring 2013-14 Release). The program provides limited funding for individuals developing external grant proposals or who wish to further their scholarly activities. Program description and application: http://oregonstate.edu/research/incentive/frt. Information: Debbie Delmore at debbie.delmore@oregonstate.edu. Deadline for submission: Feb. 18.

Intergroup Dialogue: The Office of Equity & Inclusion, Intercultural Student Services and University Housing and Dining Services, are proud to announce the launch of Intergroup Dialogue, an intercultural learning initiative designed for the faculty and staff of Oregon State University. Intergroup Dialogues are 9-week sustained learning communities carefully structured to explore social group identity, conflict, and community. Priority deadline for registration is March 8. For more information, or to register visit: http://oregonstate.edu/oei/igd

Need housing for your intern or visiting scholar this summer: 
UHDS Residential Conferences is offering housing for OSU interns and scholars this summer in Halsell Hall. Halsell offers furnished suite-style rooms with single- or double-occupancy bedrooms sharing a common area with kitchenette and 1.5 bathrooms. We are taking reservations directly from interns and scholars via our website: http://oregonstate.edu/uhds/scholar-housing. For more information, please visit our website or contact us at (541) 737-9195 or uhdsresconf@oregonstate.edu.

Traffic and maintenance

Jefferson Way: Waldo Place through 26th St. Intermediate Road Closure –Starting Feb. 16, from 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Due to tree maintenance the area will be experience congestion and intermediate closure.

Benton Lot Partial Closure: Feb. 18 -21 from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Due to the installation of new bleachers at Goss Stadium the lot will be experience congestion and intermediate closure.

Austin Hall construction: As part of the excavation and site foundation development for the new College of Business Building, Austin Hall, please expect street congestion, noise and vibration associated with this project, including Jefferson, Washington and 30th Street. Bicyclists and pedestrians are especially warned to look out for construction vehicles, which have a longer breaking time than most cars. Austin Hall will be located to the west of Fairbanks and the Women’s Building. Dates: Jan. 30-April 19.

Jobs

To apply for the below positions, visit http://jobs.oregonstate.edu unless otherwise specified:

The Residential Education unit of University Housing and Dining Services invites applications for an Assistant Director for Living-Learning Communities. This position will be responsible for development and oversight of Living-Learning Communities within UHDS. Posting #0010132, Closes Feb. 15.

The Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position. This will be a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month position with a primary focus in the discipline of Agricultural Business Management. The position will begin on Sept. 15. Posting #023550. For full consideration, please submit applications by Feb. 15.

Oregon State University-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is recruiting for a full-time, tenure-track, Associate Professor faculty position. The individual in this position will develop and lead a hospitality management program to be offered at OSU-Cascades. Posting #0009798. Full consideration Nov. 30. Closes Feb. 15.

The Department of Mathematics is seeking a Scheduling Coordinator (OS2). Interested parties should apply to the OS2 Pool. Posting #0010056. Closes Feb. 16.

Associate Director Design & Construction – Campus Operations is accepting applications for a full- time Professional Faculty position. The individual in this position will be responsible for decision making affecting the Campus Planning, Design and Construction, and Construction Contracts units. Posting #0010148. Closes Feb. 18.

Primary Care Physician – Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Physician. Posting #0010206. Closes Feb. 18.

Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term, Marketing Communications Manager position. Closes Feb. 21. Posting #0010249.

Fiscal Coordinator 1 – The VP for Research Office/Office for Commercialization and Corporate Development (formerly the Office of Technology Transfer) invites applications for a full-time, classified, Fiscal Coordinator 1, position. Posting #0010156. Closes Feb. 22.

Occupational Safety Officer- The Environmental Health and Safety unit of Campus Operations is recruiting for a full-time, Professional Faculty position to manage the statewide Occupational Safety Program, assist departments in the implementation of the OSU Safety Management Program, and perform as the backup for the statewide Environmental Protection Compliance Program. Posting #0010157. Closes Feb. 22.

The Oregon University System, Controller’s Division, is seeking a full-time Manager of Reporting. For a complete job announcement and application requirements, please visit http://www.ous.edu/about/employment/. Closes Feb. 25.

Administrative Program Assistant – OUS Study Abroad invites applications for a part-time (.65 FTE), 12-month, Administrative Program Assistant position. Posting #0010233. Closes Feb. 26.

The Department of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management invites applications for a .75 FTE 12-month, or full-time 9-month, tenure-track, Assistant Professor faculty position. Posting #0010127. For full consideration by Feb. 28. Closes Mar. 30.

The Oregon State University Foundation is seeking a dynamic and successful major gift fundraiser to lead its efforts to significantly increase the level of philanthropic support for Oregon State University Athletics from private donors through the development of a comprehensive major, annual and regional gifts program. View a complete job description and how to apply information for the position of Director of Development for Athletics.

The Oregon State University Foundation has an opening for an experienced and capable Assistant Director for Information Technology Services to assist in the building of a “Best in Class” ITS department. The OSU Foundation offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. The annual salary range for this position is $75,000 – $85,000. If you are interested in advancing your career in an organization that is making a difference, please complete the Foundation’s job application and send your cover letter and resume to Patricia Kenney, Senior Director, Human Resources

The Oregon State University Foundation is recruiting for an experienced and capable Foundation Services Coordinator and Administrative Assistant for Gift Planning. If you are interested in advancing your career in an organization that is making a difference, please complete the Foundation’s job application and send your cover letter and resume to Fran Judy, Sr. HR Coordinator. The OSU Foundation makes hiring decisions on the basis of merit and ability, and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. All positions will be open until filled.

Weather

Corvallis: Is this love that you’re feeling? Well it IS Valentine’s Day. But then again, it might just be rain that you’re feeling. We may get some before 10 a.m., otherwise it will be cloudy and gray most of the day, with a high of 51 and a low of 36.

Central Oregon: It will be cloudy today with perhaps a bit of sun peeking through. The high will reach 49 with a low tonight of 28.

Newport: After some morning rain and perhaps some fog, it will be cloudy at the coast with a high of 51 and a low of 36.

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