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Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018

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.

Melting ice sheets (BBC Science Cafe) Adam is joined by Dr Sophie-Berenice Wilmes, who studied for her PhD in Bangor, but is now a lecturer in Oregon State University in the USA. Also in the studio is Professor Tom Rippeth of Bangor School of Ocean Sciences. They explain the details of the study including how […]

Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018

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.

 1200-year mini Ice Age was caused by global warming (Cosmos) The find, says study author Anders Carlson, a glacial geologist at Oregon State University, Corvallis, came from using beryllium-10 to measure how long ago these boulders first emerged from beneath the ice. The Science of Better Beer (Knowable) But for all that early research, there […]

Monday, Jan. 29, 2018

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.

2018 Top 100 best places to live (Livability) #3: Corvallis, Oregon. Surrounded by majestic mountain ranges and the picturesque Willamette Valley, hiking and biking are among the favorite outdoor activities in Corvallis, a quaint (but growing) college town.  Is your dog overweight? You may not realize it (National Geographic) Since canine obesity is so common, “most people […]

Friday, Jan. 26, 2018

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.

Ancient forests may protect birds from rising heat (Scientific American) Ancient forests tend to provide moderate temperatures compared with their surroundings, potentially buffering some of the sharpest impacts of climate change, said Matthew Betts, a professor at Oregon State University. Plastic is riddling corals with disease (The Atlantic) “This is a very important study for […]

Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018

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.

 ‘Naked barley’ project all about the good of the grain (KTVZ) Now, Oregon State University is leading a five-state effort to develop varieties of naked barleys that are not only organic, but can also be used in a variety of ways. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture, through its Organic Agriculture […]

Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018

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 study: Buffer strips cool streams, but geology rules (KTVZ) “In Coast Range and Western Cascades catchments, where our study streams were located, streams that are small and non-fish bearing have no regulatory requirement for an overstory riparian buffer,” said Kevin Bladon, lead author and assistant professor in the College of Forestry at Oregon State […]

Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018

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.

 New hazelnut variety named after industry official (Capital Press) Oregon State University is preparing to release a new hazelnut variety named PollyO in recognition of longtime industry official Polly Owen. OSU researchers build small, energy-saving tech device (KTVZ) Researchers at Oregon State University have designed and fabricated the world’s smallest electro-optic modulator, which could mean […]

Monday, Jan. 22, 2018

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.

 My doctor kept me waiting forever. Can I get some sort of refund? (Washington Post) Jonathan Kaplan, a professor of philosophy who teaches a course on biomedical ethics at Oregon State University, told me that these “unfair asymmetries . . . really bother people.” I agree, professor. Talk set on famed OSU architect (Gazette-Times) Larry Landis, the […]

Friday, Jan. 19, 2018

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 State alumnus gives $50 million to veterinary college (KATU) Oregon State University officials say they plan to bolster the veterinary college after an alumnus has given one of the largest donations in the history of the university. (see also US News & World Report, The Columbian) Prestigious climate-related fellowships rescinded (EOS) “It was extremely […]

Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

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 State alumnus donates $50 million to veterinary school (Register-Guard) Oregon State officials on Wednesday renamed the vet school the Gary R. Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine, in honor of the dog-loving donor. The money will enable ­Oregon State to more than double the size of the OSU Small ­Animal Hospital and create an ­endowment […]

 

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