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Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017

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.

Gary Andersen, Oregon State part ways (NBC Sports)

“I thank Gary for his many contributions to our student-athletes, OSU Athletics and Oregon State University,” AD Scott Barnes said in a statement. “OSU football has advanced significantly in many ways during Gary’s tenure here, including in our facilities and student-athlete academic performance. This program is poised for success on and off the field.” (see also Oregonian, USA Today, SB Nation)

Meet the next wave of great Oregon inventors (Portland Business Journal)

From Oregon State University, Seiji’s Bridge developed therapy toys for students with autism while Oregon Tech’s uMalt “designed a transportable machine that allows Oregon farmers to malt barley or other grain products at a fraction of the cost, and using renewable energy,” according to a release.

National Science Foundation rules ‘favor those who take liberties‘ (Australian)

Oregon State University biologists say the National Science Foundation demands a “transformative research statement” in every major research proposal solicited. (see also Inside Higher Ed)

Higher economic costs result from lack of truck parking ( American Trucker)

A recent pilot study conducted by Oregon State University discerned that there is a “high economic cost” of having too few safe places for commercial truck drivers to park and rest – costs resulting from a greater incidence of “crash harm.”

Today

NEW! Thesis defense:  Ben Romanaggi, MS candidate in Wood Science and Civil Engineering, will present his thesis, “Effect of through-boring edge distance on the strength of Douglas-fir utility poles”.  The defense will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 10 at 10 a.m. in Richardson Hall, Room 115.  Free and open to the public.  Contact Jessica.King@oregonstate.edu for accomodations.

Tuesday Teaching Talks: Join colleagues and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) in a certificated series of teaching workshops. Attend one, some, or all. On Oct. 10, we will learn about various approaches for collecting, analyzing, and engaging in mid-course Student Feedback & Responsive Teaching. This 90-minute workshop will be facilitated twice in Milam 215 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. No need to register – just come on by! Learn more here. Contact us here

Queer, Trans and Disabled: Join in on a social gathering to build community with folks in the LGBTQ+ community with shared identities and experiences. This social space will be held for disabled identifying folks and friends. Join us Oct. 10, noon – 2 p.m., at the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center for some snacks and a chance to make new friends in the community! View the Facebook event page. To request accommodations related to a disability, please email Pride.Center@oregonstate.edu or call (541) 737-9161.

Department of Integrative Biology Special Seminar: Jon Witman, Professor of Biology, Brown University  will present a seminar, “Towards an Integration of Scale and Complexity in Marine Ecology: Examples from the Galápagos Rocky Subtidal” on Tuesday, Oct. 10 at noon. The seminar will be held in ALS 4001. It is free and open to the public.

Drupal Community Meeting:  Join the community of Drupal users on campus to learn how to use metatags on your Drupal sites (and why it’s important for social media), how to run a quick & informal user testing session, Web Services updates and more. Oct. 10, 2-4 p.m. in Kidder 202. Learn more at Drupal@OSU. All levels of OSU Drupal users are welcome.

UPDATED! Charlene Alexander Welcome Reception: A reception welcoming Charlene Alexander, new Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer with the Office of Institutional Diversity, will be held from 3 – 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 10 in the Student Experience Center Lounge. All members of OSU and the broader community are invited to enjoy desserts, beverages, and to meet Charlene. For more information or questions, please contact University Events events@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-4717.

OSUsed Store Public Sale: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sale Tuesday, Oct. 10, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

Vietnam and the Arts: A panel and preview of the PBS documentary series The Vietnam War. Join the School of Writing, Literature, and Film for an exclusive screening of a thirty-minute trailer and overview of the eighteen-hour series. The screening will be followed by a panel and Q&A featuring Charlie Haughey, whose 3000 photographs captured the experience of the soldiers in his division and the lives of the citizens they encountered. Robert Santelli (Executive Director of the GRAMMY Museum and Director of Popular Music, OSU) will discuss the representation of the war in music of the sixties. Jon Lewis (Distinguished Professor of Film Studies, OSU) will discuss the war as it has been portrayed on the screen. And Larry Rodgers (Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Professor of English, OSU) will detail how the Vietnam War became a literary subject. Oct. 10, 7-9 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center.

The North American Truffling Society Meeting  ~ Pat Long will present “Farming truffles-a continual learning experience.” Long is a semi-retired veterinarian turned farmer. He is the first reported to grow, harvest and sell Black Perigord truffles in Oregon. His orchard has produced Black Perigord truffles for 5 seasons but he continues to search for the best methods to produce mature saleable truffles.  Oct. 10, 7:30 p.m. in Cordley Hall room 2087.

Upcoming Events

NEW! International Women’s Conversation Hour: A meeting space for international women students at OSU to connect and build community. This is a space intended for talking about different aspects of your experience as an international woman studying at OSU, and in the US. This also includes seeking support around your experience of adjusting to the US, and with social justice and multicultural issues. One objective for offering this event is creating a platform for womens’ voices, and starting a dialogue about womens’ experiences studying abroad. Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m., ILLC 349.

NEW! Filipino-American History Month: Filipino-American History Month is here! Get ready for an event-filled month with the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center and Isang Bansang Pilipino every Thursday from Oct. 12-26 at 6 p.m. Come celebrate and learn about the Filipino culture at the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center.

NEW! Tony Trischka Bluegrass Banjo Workshop: The College of Liberal Arts welcomes Tony Trischka, widely considered one of the finest bluegrass musicians of the modern era, presents a workshop on bluegrass banjo technique. Bring your instrument and learn from one of the best! Thursday, Oct. 12 at 4 p.m. in Benton Hall room 204. Free, RSVP at: bit.ly/OSUTonyTrischka.

NEW! Tony Trischka Jam Session: Join famed bluegrass musician Tony Trischka for a bluegrass jam session hosted by the College of Liberal Arts. Bring your instrument, your enthusiasm, and get ready for an unforgettable night of music making! Thursday, Oct. 12 at 8 p.m. at the Odd Fellows Hall in downtown Corvallis, 223 SW 2nd Street. Free, RSVP at: bit.ly/JamWithTony.

NEW! Chocolate Cookoff for Veterinary Scholarships on Saturday, October 14, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. on the front lawn of Magruder Hall. You can taste 30 different chocolate creations and vote on your favorites (vegan and gluten-free available). Students will also be competing for best decorated booth and costumes. All this pre-game fun for a donation of $5! Sponsored by the student chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

NEW! Board of Trustees: The Board of Trustees will meet on Friday, Oct. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Horizon Room of the Memorial Union. The Board will consider the FY2017 presidential assessment, amendments to Board policies and committee charter, and the 2018 Board work plan. The Board will also hear reports on the university’s efforts to advance equity, inclusion, and social justice, OSU’s Vision 2030 statement, recent legislative session, and acquisition of real property. Other committees of the Board will meet from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct.19, in the Library Seminar Room of the Guin Library, located on the Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC), 2030 S.E. Marine Science Drive in Newport. The Board will also hold a retreat on Wednesday, Oct. 18, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Library Seminar Room of the Guin Library, at HMSC. The agendas and meeting materials will be posted as they are available at http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/trustees/meetings. Accommodation requests should be made at least 48 hours in advance to the Office of the Board of Trustees, Marcia Stuart, 541-737-3449.

Circle of Support: The Survivor Advocacy & Resource Center (SARC) and Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) are hosting a weekly free and confidential support group for student survivors of interpersonal violence (sexual assault, intimate partner violence, stalking, and sexual harassment) on Wednesdays 3:30-5 p.m. in 311 Plageman Building, beginning Oct. 11.  For more information, please contact SARC at survivoradvocacy@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-2030.

Historic Football Film Footage: Celebrate Homecoming Weekend by watching clips of historic Beaver gridiron victories and colorful pregame mayhem! We’ll show recently digitized footage of games against USC and UO as well as clips of the quirky atmosphere surrounding big games in 1976 and 1940. Friday, Oct. 13, noon to 1 p.m., Library Valley, Willamette Rooms 3rd floor.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing Seminar (CGRB): David Thomas, University of Minnesota, will present a seminar “Muscle Protein Structural Dynamics and Therapeutic Discovery” on Wednesday, Oct 11 at 3:30 p.m. in the Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg (ALS) 4001.

NEW! Academic Technology webinar: Managing Videos in Canvas Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. to learn about the Canvas Media Gallery, My Media, importing video into Canvas, and creating your own videos. Register to receive information on joining this free 30 minute webinar, or discover other webinars. Questions? Email us at Canvas@oregonstate.edu

NEW! The Bohemian Reformation – Lecture by David Luft, Horning Professor of History at OSU. The Bohemian Reformation occurred a hundred years before the German Reformation.  David Luft’s lecture on this “magnificent ride” of the religious transformation of Bohemia is part of the Reformation 500 Corvallis series and the first lecture in this year’s Horning lecture series on “Other Reformations.” FMI please visit Reformation 500.  Thursday, Oct. 12, 7 p.m. LaSells Stewart Center, C & E Auditorium.

NEW! Core Curriculum: Last chance to register for the Core Curriculum for Supervisors and Managers for current managers and supervisors, scheduled for Nov. 15 and 16. The 2-day classroom program includes prerequisite online training. The training program strengthens knowledge and skills for effective supervision and management at OSU. Multiple content experts will lead you through topics that address key policies, procedures and practices. There is no cost to attend. Register today.

BABy@OSU – Back After Baby: A workshop and networking opportunity for parents returning from bonding leave hosted by the Office of Work Life & The Family Resource Center. Learn more about support for families at OSU, connect with other parents, and hear from presenters. Free lunch! Spouses/partners and babies welcome too! 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 11 at Avery Lodge. Register at www.orst.edu/training

WRGP Fall Seminar Series. Kathleen Dean Moore will present Economic Valuation of River Restoration: Methods and Analysis of the Valuation Literature” on Wednesday, Oct. 11, from 4 – 5 p.m. in Owen 103. Free and open to the public. Flyer.

Breaking Barriers: Women in Engineering:  Interested in learning about what it’s like for women in a male-dominant Engineering industry? On Oct. 11, 5-7 p.m., come to the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center for our Women in Engineering event and hear our panel of speakers as they share their personal experiences in their career fields. Get ready to feel inspired.

The Politics of Surveillance, Past, Present, and Future – We are all being watched. We are all being tracked. We are all being recorded virtually all the time. How did this happen? What have we lost and what have we gained? Are we all “just” data and what does that mean? New technologies and new understandings of individual rights, corporate rights, collective rights, and national security have dramatically shifted in recent years. What is at stake in these new visions of rights and new technologies of control? A panel of experts aims to provoke a dynamic discussion of the past, present, and future of surveillance and the surveillance society in which we live today. Wednesday, Oct. 11, 4 p.m. Memorial Union, Journey Room: 104.

OSU Supplier Showcase, Event and Travel Planner Expo: The OSU Merchant Expo/Supplier Showcase and the Event & Travel Planners Tradeshow is now the OSU Supplier Showcase, Event and Travel Planner Expo. Brought to you by Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management (PCMM) and University Conference Services (CS). The goal for the event is to connect OSU staff in the market for goods, services, and event and travel planners with suppliers interested in doing business with OSU. Oct. 12, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., CH2M Hill Alumni Center and The LaSells Stewart Center. Go online to find out more and let us know if you will be attending:  https://osuexpo.org/

Ties to the Land- Your family farm or forest heritage.  Planning for an orderly transition: Tamara Cushing, OSU Extension Specialist leads this interactive workshop providing the tools families with small Farms and woodlands need to decide the future of their land and land-based businesses. Oct. 14, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Emerald People’s Utility District Meeting Rm. 33733 Seavey Loop R. Eugene. $50 per family. Registration Required by Oct. 12.

SOLVE panel discusses digital marketing: Join OSU’s College of Business and experts from industry and higher education for “SOLVE: Beyond mainstream digital marketing – what’s next?” Hear from industry leaders using digital marketing to connect with their customers. Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served. Tuesday, Oct. 24,  from 5 – 7  p.m. at the WeWork Custom House in Portland.  RSVP.

Navigating for Success at OSU: Professional Faculty Leadership Association (PFLA) Workshop led by Larry Roper. This session will provide an opportunity to explore the complex issues associated with managing one’s career. Issues include professional development, making sense of organizations, and sustaining productivity. Wednesday, Oct. 25, 11:45 a.m – 1 p.m. Free for current PFLA members; $10 for non-members. Click Here to Register.

Take Note 

NEW! OWHE Conference Scholarship: OSU’s President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW) is offering funds to cover registration costs for OSU tenure line and non-tenure line faculty, staff, and students to attend the 2018 Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE) Conference in Sunriver, Jan. 26-27, 2018. In order to apply, please complete and submit the online form by Friday, Oct. 27. Notification of awards will be sent by Friday, Nov. 10. Apply through the following link: Questions? Contact Karen Holmberg at karen.holmberg@oregonstate.edu

Surplus Staff Satisfaction Survey: Surplus Property has opened its customer satisfaction survey to our departmental customers (OSU employees who interact with our department, the OSUsed Store, and/or Surplus Property staff). Its purpose is to evaluate the quality of service we provide to our departmental customers and to develop and refine our processes. Please take the survey at http://bit.ly/2kCAiFu by Friday, Oct. 20. For more information, contact Andrea Norris at Andrea.Norris@oregonstate.edu.

Applications for PCOSW scholarships and event co-sponsorships for Winter Term 2018 projects are now being accepted: The President’s Commission on the Status of Women provides funding to faculty, students, and staff who are pursuing professional development, research, outreach, or creative projects related to women’s issues. Scholarships average $500. Applications are due Friday, Oct. 26, with notification in Week 7.  Please visit http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/pcosw/awards-scholarships for detailed guidelines, qualification requirements, and application links.

Tickets to Stanford game: OSU Faculty and Staff can purchase tickets to the Oct. 26 (Thursday) football game at Reser Stadium vs. Stanford for the special price of $20. Tickets here: http://bit.ly/2y0DCgN

 Notice of Availability: Oregon State University publishes an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (click here) in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Included in this report are the university’s current security policies plus crime and fire statistics for the previous three calendar years. A paper copy of the report is available at the Office of Human Resources, 204 Kerr Administration Building, Corvallis Campus.

OSU Employees and dependents attending OSU: Staff Fee Privilege (Tuition Discount):  Deadline is Tuesday, Oct. 17, to submit the application for employees or family members attending OSU during Fall 2017.  Applications are to be submitted to your HR business center.  For additional information, please visit: hr.oregonstate.edu/benefits/staff-fee-privileges-tuition-reduction

Traffic and Maintenance

Jobs

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

OSU-Cascades Science Laboratory Preparator.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Science Laboratory Preparator.  Posting # P01179CT.  Closes Oct. 10.

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences is seeking a Director of Student Engagement. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #PO162OUF. Full consideration  Oct. 10. Closes Oct. 18.

The department of University Relations and Marketing invites applications for a part-time (0.375 FTE), 12-month, Digital Content Strategist/Writer position. This position is anticipated to last 13 months. Posting #P00327AW. Oct. 10.

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 1, position for the Enrollment Management Information Technology at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting # P01186CT. Closes Oct. 11.

Administrative Program Assistant – The Office of International Admissions invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Administrative Program Assistant. Posting #P01200CT. The date for full consideration of applications is Oct. 11. The position closes Oct. 18.

Newport Business Office Manager – The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Business Office Manager position for their Newport Office. Posting #P01575UF. Closes Oct. 11. This position is located in Newport, Oregon.

PACE Program Coordinator – OSU Profession and Continuing Education invites applications for one full-time Program Coordinator. This position provides project management support for the Program Management team, setting up projects, maintaining schedules, ensuring deadlines are met and materials are distributed for non-degree certificate programs. This includes, but is not limited to, organizing and maintaining the PACE course schedule, working with outside vendors and PACE clients, counseling students, coordinating with the Marketing team, and supporting faculty and instructors. Posting #P01177CT. Closes Oct 11.

UPDATED! The Office of Human Resources in the Auxiliaries & Activities Business Center (AABC) is seeking a Human Resources Consultant 1. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position.  Posting # P01613UF. Closes Oct.. 13.

Education Program Assistant 2 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Education Program Assistant 2 position for the Washington County Extension office at Oregon State University (OSU). This is a limited duration appointment expected to last approximately 1 year from the appointment begin date. This position will be located in Portland, Oregon.  Posting #P01209CT.  Closes Oct. 13.

OSU-Cascades Associate Director of Facilities and Operations.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Associate Director of Facilities and Operations.  The purpose of this position is to oversee the OSU-Cascades facilities and operations. Facilities and operations leadership includes maintenance, minor construction such as renovations to campus facilities, engineering, utilities, building and ground systems, built environment renewal, custodial, grounds, mail services, building access and controls, and continuous stewardship of campus physical facilities.  Posting # P01625UF.  The full consideration date is Oct. 13. Closes Oct. 16.

Manager, Employer Relations  – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Manager, Employer Relations position.  Posting #P01646UF. Full consideration date is Oct. 13 and posting closes Oct. 20.

Serials Acquisition Library Technician 3 – Valley Library seeks applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Serials Acquisition Library Technician 3. Duties include managing the libraries’ print serials and standing orders. Posting # P01188CT. Closes Oct. 13.

Academic Technologies at Oregon State University is recruiting for an Equipment Systems Specialist, Comp Level 2.  This is a full-time 12 month position.  Posting # P01202CT.  Closes Oct. 13.

The Office of Precollege Programs invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, academic wage salaried position. This position is anticipated to last one year. Posting # P00325AW. Closes Oct. 13.

 The Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences and the OSU Extension Service invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Assistant Professor of Practice, Extension Field Crops and Watershed Management position located in Malheur County, Oregon. Posting # P01591UF. Closes Oct. 13.

The Office of Financial Aid is seeking a Financial Aid Advisor. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P01604UF. Closes Oct. 13.

OSU-Cascades Faculty Research Assistant.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a part-time (.50 FTE) 12-month Faculty Research Assistant.  This is a project supported by the US Department of Education Institute for Education Sciences (IES) to develop and conduct a pilot test of an innovative online learning and coaching program to help early childhood teachers enhance the academic, social and behavioral outcomes of children who have experienced early childhood trauma.  Posting # P01424UF.  Closes Oct. 15.

Student Health Services invites applications for a part-time (.475 FTE), 10-month, Alcohol, Drug & Recovery Specialist, Posting #P01642UF.  For full consideration, apply by Oct. 15. Recruitment closes Oct. 29.

Sous Chef – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for a Sous Chef.  This is a full-time, 12-month, fixed term, professional faculty positions, with reappointment at the discretion of the Director.  Posting # P01602UF.  Closes Oct 16.

Office Specialist – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Office Specialist 1 position for the Tillamook County Extension Office at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in Tillamook, Oregon.  Posting #P01198CT.  Closes Oct. 18.

Cook 2 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, classified Cook 2 position.  Posting # P01208CT. Closing date is Oct. 19.

4-H Youth Development Educator – The 4-H Youth Development Off Campus office is seeking a full-time, 12 month, 4-H Youth Development Educator position, affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health & Human Sciences. This position is located in Baker City, Baker County and reports to the Outreach and Engagement Regional Administrator. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Program Leader and the Regional Administrator.  Posting# P01619UF.  Closes Oct. 19.

Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking an Accounts Payable Supervisor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01659UF. Closes Oct. 20.

4-H Youth Development Educator – Oregon State University Extension invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term, 4-H Youth Development Educator position, affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health & Human Sciences. The position is located in Heppner, Oregon in Morrow County, and reports to the Outreach and Engagement Regional Administrator (RA). Reappointment is at the discretion of the Regional Administrator in consultation with the 4-H Program Leader.  Posting# P01606UF.  Closes Oct. 20.

Chef de Cuisine – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for a Chef de Cuisine.  This is a full-time, 12-month, fixed term, professional faculty positions, with reappointment at the discretion of the Director.  Posting # P01639UF.  Closes Oct 22.

Supervisor-University Facilities/Operations: The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife (FW) is seeking a Facilities, Compliance, and Safety Manager. This person will serve in two primary capacities: (1) Facilities Manager and (2) Safety and Compliance Manager. Posting #P01597UF. Closes Oct. 22.

Outreach Program Coordinator – Oregon State University Extension invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term, 4-H Latino Outreach/At-Risk Youth Program Educator, affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health & Human Sciences. The position is located in Corvallis in the Benton County Extension office, and reports to the Outreach and Engagement Regional Administrator (RA).  Reappointment is at the discretion of the Regional Administrator in consultation with the 4-H Program Leader, and is contingent upon sufficient grant funding.  Posting# P01653UF.  Closes Oct. 25.

OSU-Cascades Librarian.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month OSU-Cascades Librarian.  In alignment with the OSU Libraries Instruction Program, the OSU­-Cascades Instruction Librarian develops and delivers library programs and services to the OSU­-Cascades community and degree programs, teaches information literacy concepts and skills, and builds liaison relationships with OSU-­Cascades faculty.  Posting # P01637UF.  The full consideration date is Oct. 27. Closes Nov. 3.    

NEW! Assistant Professor of Practice (two positions) – The Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences and the OSU Extension Service invites applications for two (2) full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Field Crops Assistant Professor of Practice positions, one to be located at the Marion County Extension Office in Salem, Oregon and the other to be located at the Linn County Extension Office in Tangent, Oregon.  Posting# P01663UF.  Full consideration Nov. 10.  Closes Nov. 30.

Cook 1 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for three full-time, 10-month, classified Cook 1 positions.  Posting # P01125CT. Closing date is Dec 29 or when filled.

ABE Teacher  The College Assistant Migrant Program (CAMP) is seeking an ABE Teacher. This is a part-time, .49 FTE, 9-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P01530UF. Closes June 30, 2018.

The OSU Alumni Association has two new opportunities Alumni Center Sr. Event Technician and Alumni Center Event Technician. The Alumni Center Sr. Event Technician is part of the Alumni Center team responsible for successful delivery of events at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  Additionally, this position is the lead worker and student workforce manager responsible for carrying out the day-to-day operations of the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  The Alumni Center Event Technician provides event and facility support to the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  To learn more and apply, visit:  www.osufoundation.org

The Oregon State University Foundation has an new opportunity for a Facilities and Office Technician. This position is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the Foundation’s Corvallis building, offices, and grounds, and for selected facilities activities in the Foundation’s Portland office.  Learn more or apply at: www.osufoundation.org 

The Oregon State University Foundation has an exciting opportunity for an Service Desk Support Technician (helpdesk) in Information Technology.  This position will assist in the implementation and support of OSU Foundation IT systems by providing first level support for the ITS Service Desk responding to and addressing requests for assistance with technical problems and issues. The Service Desk Support Technician will provide support to all OSU Foundation offices, including the main Corvallis office, three offices on the OSU Corvallis campus, one office in Portland, and one office in Bend.  Learn more or apply at:  www.osufoundation.org

Web Development Student InternshipThe OSU Foundation seeks an energetic and creative Oregon State student to join our talented Communications team as a Web Intern. This student position offers an exciting opportunity to increase your knowledge of website and multimedia development and digital communications processes, while building your professional portfolio. Projects will include building and editing web pages, multimedia features, and digital communications for the OSU Foundation. Up to 20 hours per week. Work must be completed onsite at the OSU Foundation office during regular business hours (8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday). Applicants must be current OSU students. This position is open immediately with preference given to applicants who have an interest in continuing work throughout the 2016-17 academic year. Work-study students are encouraged to apply.  $10.25-12/hour.  Apply at http://www.osufoundation.org/s/359/foundation/index.aspx?sid=359&gid=34&pgid=4481www.osufoundation.org

The Oregon State University Foundation has an exciting opportunity for an Athletic Development Events Student Worker on our Athletics Communication and Stewardship teamUnder the direction of the Events Director, interns will observe and assist in projects related to event planning.  Responsibilities include engaging in strategic planning for upcoming events, opportunity to innovate new fundraising events, researching potential venues, purchasing and organizing events supplies, crafting communication, assist with RSVP guest and invitation lists, tracking information, assist with on-site event execution including set-up, registration and breakdown, and other duties as needed.

Weather

Corvallis: “Tolerance is a very dull virtue. It is boring. Unlike love, it has always had a bad press. It is negative. It merely means putting up with people, being able to stand things.” ~ E.M. Forster. Rain likely, high of 60, low of 42. Showers tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Mostly sunny, high of 62, low of 33. Slight chance of rain and snow tomorrow, and then showers.

Newport: Rain today, high of 57, low of 45. Showers tomorrow.

Statewide: For OSU employees around the state, find your local forecast here: http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/pqr/

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