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Wednesday, Feb. 21, 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 boasts high success rate for vaccination requirement (KLCC) Following an outbreak of the deadly meningococcal b disease, Oregon State University instituted a vaccination requirement policy. Students who do not comply will not be allowed to enroll in classes next term. And that’s not all. Study finds tuna fisherman who fish along ocean fronts can […]

Tuesday, Feb. 20, 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.

 Workplace alcohol not always a benefit, study finds (Bend Bulletin) A study published Monday by an Oregon State University researcher suggests a keg on tap isn’t the workplace incentive employers sometimes want it to be. (see also AZ Media, KTVZ, India America Today) Cells’ remodeling abilities may be key to how cancer spreads (KTVZ) Research at […]

Monday, Feb. 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.

When it’s healthier not to retire (Forbes) A landmark study in 2016 from Oregon State University researchers, however, determined that healthy people who retired a year beyond 65 had an 11 percent lower chance of dying compared to those who retired earlier First POV video from the back of a Minke whale (National Geographic) Friedlaender, an […]

Friday, Feb. 16, 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 students must disclose past crimes (Democrat-Herald) Oregon State University will require all students to self-report past felony convictions and registered sex offender status before enrolling for fall term but will not bar them from school activities unless they pose a safety risk, the university announced on Thursday. (see also Oregonian, KTVL, KTVZ) Recall effort […]

Thursday, Feb. 15, 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.

Noisy shrimp draws gray whales, scientists to Oregon’s coast (OPB) Scientists in the Northwest have detected a species of shrimp much farther north than it’s ever been found before.  Researchers at Oregon State University haven’t actually seen the snapping shrimp, instead, they heard them off the Oregon Coast. Oregon State University scientist Joe Haxel recorded hours […]

Wednesday, Feb. 14, 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.

Corals on film (Think Out Loud) A microbiologist at Oregon State University took a film crew with her on her research trips to study the effects of climate change on coral reefs. They produced a new documentary about the experience and the people who depend on corals for their livelihoods. We talk to professor Rebecca Vega […]

Tuesday, Feb. 13, 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.

President Ed Ray named Oregon History Maker (LIFE@OSU) The Oregon Historical Society has named Oregon State University President Edward J. Ray as one of four recipients of the Oregon History Makers Medal for 2018. First awarded in 2009, the History Makers Medal is presented annually by OHS to individuals and organizations that are positively shaping […]

Monday, Feb. 12, 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.

Celebrating 150 years of the Beavers (KGW) A new exhibit at the Oregon Historical Society. (see also Gazette-Times, LIFE@OSU, KPTV) Newport’s popular OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center will partially reopen this week (KATU) Newport’s popular visitor center at Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center will partially reopen on February 17. That same day, it will also host […]

Friday, Feb. 9, 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.

A 45-year labor of love… the Gateway Walk is all but completed (Gazette-Times) The project, which began in 1973 with an idea by then-Oregon State University President Robert McVicar to connect downtown Corvallis with the university via Madison Avenue, has all but completed the final link from Ninth Street to 11th Street. Oregon’s warm winter […]

Thursday, Feb. 8, 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.

How your relationship can affect the kind of birth control you use (Bustle) Finding the right birth control method can feel like a nightmare, but a new study shows that there may be something guiding our decisions, maybe even without us realizing it. Research from Oregon State University looked at interview data from 1,280 interviews conducted […]

 

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