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Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

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.

Puberty, pressure lead to less exercise for teen girls (We News) A 2011 review by Oregon State University researchers evaluated 103 studies that looked at the influence of parents on the physical activity of their children and found that parental support had a positive effect on physical activity. Although there was no substantial evidence supporting […]

Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016

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.

Who loses with Amazon’s ‘Just Walk Out’ grocery store? (Oregonian) Ryann Reynolds-McIlnay, who teaches merchandising management at Oregon State University, said that though in-store jobs may be lost, Amazon, at least, will likely add jobs behind the scenes. If Amazon opens additional grocery stores, it could open more, smaller distribution centers, and expand its grocery warehouse […]

Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

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.

 A rare look at the disappearing world of Antarctica’s whales (National Geographic) The Oregon State University marine ecologist brings the rifle to his shoulder and pulls the trigger. The dart flies into the animal’s dorsal fin just as it sinks beneath the waves. It’s a perfect shot: The small GPS sensor will stay lodged in […]

Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016

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.

The mystery of Seahorse Key’s missing bird colony veers into strange territory (Audubon Magazine) Dan Roby, a wildlife ecologist at Oregon State University and a scientist with the Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, suspects cumulative disturbance is to blame for the mass abandonment of the world’s largest Double-crested Cormorant colony this past summer. […]

Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

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.

Study: Disparities in health care for Latinas battling breast cancer (Jefferson Public Radio) A recent study at Oregon State University suggests that recovering Latina breast cancer patients are less likely to follow through with continuing care after being diagnosed. (see also OPB) Save the Pacific Bluefin Tuna (New York Times Op Ed) A piece co-written […]

 

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