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Friday, June 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.

OSU honeybees study may help struggling industry (KTVZ)

New research shows that honeybees prioritize the nutritional status of larvae when selecting for a new emergency queen. The U.S. Department of Agriculture-funded study is published in the journal Scientific Reports and is the result of a research collaboration between entomologists at Oregon State University and North Carolina State University.

Bend City Council approves plans for OSU campus (US News & World Report)

The Bend City Council has unanimously approved plans for a 128-acre Oregon State University campus in Bend that will serve up to 3,000 to 5,000 students. The council’s vote Wednesday follows a required review by the city that allowed the area where the campus will be built to be reclassified as mixed use zoning. (see also KTVZ)

Edible Plastic Is Here, and It Tastes Like… (KCTS 9)

A scientist at Oregon State University is developing edible food packing as well as edible coating for fruits and vegetables. Her goals: reduce plastic waste and keep food fresher longer. Katie Herzog visits Yanyun Zhao in her lab for a taste test.

OSU study: Exercise info for adults weighed down by jargon (KTVZ)

Web page articles and other written materials designed to encourage physical activity are often too difficult to be easily read and understood by most U.S. adults, limiting their effectiveness, new research from Oregon State University shows.

Are you heartbroken? Scientists reveal why distracting yourself is the best way to get over an ex (Daily Mail)

Others claim drawing on their personal strengths, such as intelligence, assisted them in overcoming issues that cannot be changed, like the death of a loved one, the study found. Lead author Dr. Carolyn Aldwin, from Oregon State University, said: “The adage used to be ‘with age comes wisdom,’ but that’s not really true.”

‘The goal is to change behaviors, to make the healthy choice the easy choice’ (KCBY)

Oregon State University’s extension SNAP education program features a social marketing campaign called “Food Hero.” It teaches students about healthy eating and is what the local nutrition coordinator calls a step toward preventing chronic diseases like diabetes.

The Biochemistry of Cannabis (Terra)

In 2015, the Oregon SB844 Task Force comprised of scientists, marijuana growers, politicians and drug abuse professionals convened to assess the direction of marijuana research in Oregon. One of the scientists appointed to the task force is Jane Ishmael, associate professor in the College of Pharmacy at Oregon State University.

‘Artificial fruit’ could control spotted wing drosophila (Capital Press)

Two products under development by Oregon State University could give Northwest berry growers new options for controlling the spotted wing drosophila, a particularly harmful type of fruit fly.


M.S. Defense Seminar: Anna O. Mangan will present “Effects of Weather, Habitat, and Barred Owls on Occupancy Dynamics and Breeding Propensity of Northern Spotted Owls in Mount Rainier National Park.” She is with the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife. The presentation takes place June 8, 9-10 a.m., Nash Hall 032. WebEx link: https://oregonstate.webex.com/oregonstate/j.php?MTID=m9058b859ef86f54f592fd7ed672b3058.

M.S. Defense Seminar: Dawn R. Barlow with the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, will present “An Investigation into the Distribution, Residency Patterns, Population Connectivity, and Abundance of Blue Whales (Balaenoptera musculus) in New Zealand.” June 8, 9 a.m., Guin Library Seminar Room at Hatfield Marie Science Center. Adobe Connect: http://oregonstate.adobeconnect.com/hmscdefense

Beaver Classic Cheese Sales: Come purchase your favorite Beaver Classic Cheeses.  Taste our 10 different varieties…including our award winning Smoked Cheddar. We have cheddars, swiss and provolones. Fridays 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Withycombe 159. For more information robin.frojen@oregonstate.edu

Women’s Center Awards: Join us as we celebrate this year’s Women’s Center Award recipients. The reception is this Friday, June 8, at the Women’s Center and will begin at 11:30 a.m. followed by recognition of recipients beginning around noon. The event is free and all are welcome to attend, dessert will be provided. About the event.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Friday noon – 3 p.m. at 644 S.W. 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

Interested in Disability Studies? Want to help promote diversity, equity, and inclusion? If so, join the OSU Disability Network and the Disability Studies Center for Humanity Research Cluster for upcoming presentations. Stephanie Jenkins will speak on “Cripping Critical Animal Studies,” Friday, June 8, noon, Milam 301. Join the OSU Disability Studies listserv for updates about future events. For more information about the OSU Disability Network or to request accommodations for disability, please contact: Stephanie Jenkins, stephanie.jenkins@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-6517.

Thesis Defense – Water Resources Graduate Program: Michelle Hu, M.S., WRS. Friday, June 8, at 2 p.m. in Strand 361. The title of her thesis is “Changing Storms and Snowpack Fate in the Western United States.” Hu is advised by Anne Nolin of CEOAS.


President’s Concert: The Oregon State University Chamber Choir will present the 14th annual President’s Concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 9, in the First United Methodist Church, 1165 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. The program, “Chase the Journey,” is directed by Steven M. Zielke, the Patricia Valian Professor of Music at OSU. Advance tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door; all seating is general admission. OSU students with ID and K-12 youth will be admitted free. Corvallis Arts for All discounts apply. Tickets may be purchased online at http://liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/SACevents.

Upcoming Events

Farewell Reception for Kavinda Arthenayake: Join us as we wish Kavinda Arthenayake the best of luck at his new position in Rhode Island and thank him for his many years of service to OSU. Printing & Mailing Services will be hosting a farewell reception on June 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at its main production facility at 4700 S.W. Research Way. All are invited to stop by for refreshments and to wish him well.

A Gathering of Artists  Philomath Open Studios Tour at 15 Years: This exhibit showcases the work of more than 40 Philomath area artisans who come together each year and open their studios in fall to the general public. The exhibit runs June 4-28, at Giustina Gallery in the LaSells Stewart Center. Free and open to the public.

Dodson retirement: A retirement reception will be held for David Dodson, university land use planning manager, in recognition for his service to OSU. The reception is on Friday, June 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. in Oak Creek 201. Contact Rebecca Houghtaling, 541-737-0456 or Keahi McFadden, 541-737-5412 with any questions.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! M.S. Thesis Defense: Kayla Johnston, Sustainable Forest Management. The title of her thesis is “The Past, Present, and Future of Fire and Ponderosa Pine Stand Dynamics in the Metolius Research Natural Area, Central Oregon.” Monday, June 11, at 10 a.m. in Richardson 107. Johnston is advised by John Bailey in the Department of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management.

Ph.D. Defense: Johannie M. Spaan, Department of Integrative Biology, will present “Non-invasive Measure of Stress Physiology in Free-ranging Female African Buffalo (Syncerus caffer): Environmental Drivers, and Immunological and Infectious Consequences,” Tuesday, June 12, 11 a.m. in LINC 302.

Financial Strategies for Women: Designed for women (and people who care about women) who want to take control of their finances. June 12, noon, MU 207  Presented by Barbara Koontz, financial advisor, CFS*.  RSVP to Investmentseminars@mapscu.com

Distillery Startup Workshop in Corvallis (June 18-21): Whether you’re an experienced brewer/distiller looking to expand your business or simply exploring new opportunities, this course will give you the knowledge and connections needed to succeed. 

Sustainable Landscape Seminar: The two-day Sustainable Landscape Seminar provides the public with practical information to create sustainable/green/ecological landscapes. Some outcomes to expect include lowering power, water and waste bills due to more efficient use of resources, and reducing the flow of organic matter into the landfill. Wednesday, June 20, and Thursday June 21, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Class is held at Lane Extension, 996 Jefferson St., Eugene. Cost: $25. Register 

Mini Pies, Cobblers and Fruit Pie Fillings Class: Saturday, June 23, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Lane County Master Food Preservers will be offering a class on making fruit pie fillings, mini pies and cobblers using local berries and fruits. The class will include hands-on activities including making your own pie crusts and pie fillings. Class is held at the Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham Road, Eugene. Cost: $35. Register

Environmental Health Summit: Registration is open for the third Tribal Environmental Health Summit to be held June 25-26 at CH2M Hill Alumni Center. The program will feature leaders in tribal environmental health and will emphasize how to sustain long-term partnerships and projects with Native American communities and increase stakeholders’ understanding of tribal environmental health policy needs and goals. There will also be opportunities for networking with researchers, tribal scientists, state and federal agency representatives, and policy makers. Contact CPHHS associate professor Molly Kile or Amelia Vaughan with questions.

Pop-Up Institute: “The language of public health: incorporating values, data, visuals and words” will be presented at a Pop-Up Institute sponsored by the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice. The institute will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 27-28 in Portland, Medford and Corvallis. To learn more and to register, visit Oregon State’s College of Public Health and Human Sciences event page.

Take Note 

NEW! The Source: The Source, eNews from the College of Agricultural Sciences is available at https://agsci.oregonstate.edu/source/spring-2018Take a scroll through the Source and see which stories catch your eye.

NEW! Call to Artists: The Giustina Gallery at the LaSells Stewart Center is hosting the 13th Annual Community Art Exhibit. This exhibit provides artists of all ages and skill-levels the opportunity to showcase their artwork in a non-juried show. The exhibit runs from July 2 to Aug. 6. Submission deadline is June 28. Information and to submit to this show

External Fees Updated: Oregon State University will take written comments on its proposed updates to OSU Standard 576-010 University Fees through the end of business on Monday, June 25. The purpose of the comment period is to receive public feedback regarding updates to the FY 2019 External Fee proposals before they become effective July 1. The proposed fees are available electronically as a PDF upon request. Comments or requests should be directed to Susan Barba at susan.barba@oregonstate.edu.

Family Weekend Information: Future Family Weekend dates have been announced. Mark your calendars for Fall Family Weekend, Nov. 2-4, and Spring Family Weekend, May 3-5, 2019. Questions regarding family weekends can be directed to New Student Programs & Family Outreach, and more information as it becomes available can be found online at http://families.oregonstate.edu/parent-family-events.

Summer Meal Program: Looking for things to do with your kids this summer? Corvallis School District Food Service will be offering free meals to all children and teens 18 years and younger. Meals will be served at 12 different sites in Corvallis, including the OSU Memorial Union quad starting June 19 from noon to 12:45 p.m., Monday through Friday. The food is prepared fresh daily, and produce used is often locally sourced. Visit our website for times and locations.

SBAC Student Member Recruitment: The Student Budget Advisory Council (SBAC) is recruiting new members for the 2018-19 academic year. The SBAC is led by the director of Budget & Fiscal Planning and has up to 15 student members participating. The role of the SBAC is advisory to the University Budget Committee, which contributes an independent point of view for university matters relating to budgeting, tuition and fees, finances, policies, etc. The SBAC gives students the chance to engage with peers, provide input, raise issues and ask questions about OSU’s tuition, fees, finances and budget priorities. The University Budget Committee reports that the SBAC input is an important part of tuition and budget decision processes. For more information, visit the SBAC webpage or contact Sherm Bloomer.

Fall 2018 On-campus Housing Move-In and Early Arrival:  Fall 2018 move-in for the residence halls will take place on Sunday, Sept. 16, and you can find more information on our website:http://oregonstate.edu/uhds/move-in-guide. OSU departments and programs that require students to arrive prior to scheduled move-in dates for orientations or trainings must complete an Early Arrival Request for their group, which will be available in early July.  If you have questions, contact Kaitlyn.griffin@oregonstate.edu.

Updates to University Policies & Standards:  Visit the University Policy & Standards page to learn about recent policy updates: http://policy.oregonstate.edu/whats-new  This page is updated frequently with new developments so check back regularly.

Campus Directions: Learn more from University Facilities, Infrastructure and Operations about how Oregon State’s campuses are improving every day. Read the latest issue of Campus Directions to learn more about the Marine Studies Building project, what we’re doing to work on the deferred maintenance backlog and more. Interested in keeping up with projects on campus? Subscribe to our monthly newsletter.

Monthly Emergency Preparedness Topic – Wildfire: Increasing numbers of people are making their homes in woodland settings, rural areas, or remote mountain sites. These residents face the danger of wildfires. Wildfires often begin unnoticed, however, they spread very quickly. Reduce your risk by preparing now, before wildfire strikes. Meet with your family to decide what to do and where to go if wildfires threaten your area. This month’s poster can be downloaded at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/files/EP-Bulletin/06-01%20wildfire.pdf

Health & Safety Committee: The University Health & Safety Committee wants to promote health and safety, by providing the following link to OSHA Training requirements and resources https://www.osha.gov/dte/library/. You can also access OSU’s University Health & Safety Committee online at http://ehs.oregonstate.edu/uhsc, including past meeting minutes, information on how to contact a committee member, and a link to report safety concerns online.

2018 OSU Commencement Volunteers Needed: More than 60 volunteers are needed to serve as information specialists and assist guests during this year’s commencement ceremony. Volunteers provide directions and programs; assist guests with seats and special needs, answer questions and are OSU ambassadors. Attendance at a training session is required either June 12 or June 13. Most volunteers will be needed on Saturday, June 16, from 8 to 11:30 a.m.  Some will be asked to stay later dependent upon tasks assigned.  For more information: http://commencement.oregonstate.edu/volunteers

Volunteers Needed for The Great Move Out: OSU will once again work both on- and off-campus with the Corvallis community to collect reusable goods from students during The Great Move Out. Volunteers are needed for the off-campus event on June 15; details and signup here. Volunteers are needed for the residence hall program June 11-19; details and signup here. For more information on The Great Move Out, visit the website.

Traffic and Maintenance

Super Regional baseball parking: Due to the baseball Super Regionals, Coleman Field East (A3 lot to the right of Goss Stadium) and the Navy ROTC Armory East (A3 lot south of Goss Stadium) lots will be reserved for NCAA Baseball (map) June 7-10. For questions or comments on this closure, contact Brian Bickford at 541-360-1162.

Coleman Field East lot: In preparation for the Corvallis Knights baseball game and fireworks show, Coleman Field East (#3261) lot will be closed to the public after 4 p.m. on June 12. Vehicles in the Coleman lot after 4 p.m. on Tuesday may be towed as a safety precaution for the fireworks. Questions or comments on this closure may be directed to Bre Miller at 541-752-5656. Closures are often subject to changes and delays, so visit the OSU Campus Closures, Shutdowns and Detours page for updates on this and other campus closures.

Steam shutdown: Each year Facilities Services performs necessary maintenance on the university’s steam system, which requires shutting off the steam throughout campus to complete maintenance services at the plant, throughout the steam tunnels and in each building. This process affects hot water supply, heating and all equipment that uses steam, campus wide. The steam shutdown for 2018 will occur from 6 p.m. June 17 through 5 p.m. June 21. For questions or comments on this closure contact Facilities Services at 541-737-2969.

Cordley Hall: As shown on the map, the majority of Cordley Hall parking lot will be closed for construction purposes including ADA parking through June 25. The only spaces that will remain open are along the greenhouse. Plant Clinic parking will be temporarily relocated as shown on the map. For questions or comments on this notice contact Grace Ray at 503-577-3821.


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

EXTENDED! Student Accounts Customer Service Representative: The Office of Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for one part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week), 12-month  Student Accounts Customer Service Representative. Posting #P03636SE Closes June 8.

Instructor-Capstone: The School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, non-tenure track position. Posting #P02027UF.  Closes June 8.

EXTENDED! Administrative Program Assistant, Fisheries and Wildlife: This position provides support to the academic unit and advisers of the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife and is responsible for planning and coordinating various elements of the Corvallis Campus and Ecampus programs offered by the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife. Posting #P01517CT. Closes June 10.

Grants/Contracts Technician: Health Sciences Business Center (HSBC) in Corvallis invites applications for two (2) full-time Grants and Contracts Technicians (1.0 FTE each). One position is a full-time, regular position. The other is a full-time, limited duration appointment expected to last approximately one year from the appointment begin date. Posting #P01542CT. Closes June 10.

Accountant 1: The Office of Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time 12-month (1.0 FTE) hourly Accountant 1. Posting #P01571CT. Closes June 11.

INTO OSU Director of Marketing and Recruitment: The Director of Marketing and Recruitment position leads the strategic planning for and execution of an international recruitment and marketing plan to drive international student enrollment to the INTO Oregon State University programs as well as all Oregon State University degree seeking programs. Closes June 10. See http://bit.ly/2H4Isfw

Coordinator for Recreation Operations and Membership: Recreational Sports in Corvallis invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Recreation Operations and Membership Coordinator. Posting #P02186UF. Closes June 12.

The Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning is seeking one full-time (1.0 FTE) Research Analyst 2 position. Posting #P01548CT. Posting closes June 13.

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 #P01569CT. Full consideration June 14. Closes June 21.

NEW! Executive Assistant (Internal Employment Opportunity): The Office of Finance and Administration in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Executive Assistant. Posting #P02218UF. Full consideration date June 15. Closes June 22.

EXTENDED! Accountant 1: The Office of Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time 12-month (1.0 FTE) hourly Accountant 1. Posting #P01571CT. Closes June 18.

Regional Director: The Office of Outreach and Engagement is seeking a Regional Director. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement. This position will be located in one of the Oregon Metro’s Extension County Offices. Posting #P02154UF. Closes June 18.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Administrative Program Assistant-Medical Referrals, Posting #P01575CT. Closes June 20.

Education Program Assistant 1: This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (.95 FTE), Limited Duration (approximately 1 year) Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service Family and Community Health (FCH) Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1) position. The EPA1 will serve Morrow and Umatilla counties. This position will be located in Irrigon, Oregon. Posting# P01574CT. Closes June 20.

Oregon State University’s Office of Audit Services is seeking an executive assistant (EA) to provide executive-level, confidential administrative support to the chief audit executive (CAE) and to the Office of Audit Services (OAS). The position is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the chief audit executive. Posting #P02176UF. Closes June 21.

Coordinator-Research Program: The Marine Studies Initiative invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term Coordinator-Research Program. This position serves as a formal bridge between Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife’s (ODFW) Marine Reserves Program and Oregon State University expertise. This appointment may be based in either Newport or Corvallis. Posting #P02171UF. Full consideration date June 22. Closes July 2.

NEW! Assistant Director of Marketing: OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), assistant director of marketing to create, implement and track targeted marketing plans and campaigns. This position collaborates with the web/IT and enrollment services teams to ensure consistent communication and follow-up with prospects across the prospect-to-student lifecycle. The assistant director maintains a close working relationship with University Relations and Marketing and with faculty and department leads in the Division of Extended Campus’ respective program areas. Posting #P02213UF. Closes June 24.

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), Oregon State University (OSU) – Corvallis, Oregon, invites applications for 9-month and 12-month part-time and full-time, .30 to 1.0, fixed-term Instructors for the Computer Science programs on campus and online. These appointments are fixed-term, non-tenure track, with the possibility of renewal at the discretion of the School Head. Posting #P02172UF. Closes June 24.

Associate Director, Facilities Maintenance: The Associate Director, Facilities Maintenance is responsible for the oversight of the daily operations for a facilities service operation that consists of 30-plus licensed, journey, and semi-skilled trades professionals and six supervisory positions. Posting #P02170UF. Closes June 24.

NEW! Program Representative: OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), program representative to deliver excellent customer service by providing accurate, supportive, detailed, and complex information for multiple academic programs, university policies and procedures, and proctoring services. Posting #P01570CT. Closes June 26.

NEW! Instructional Designer: OSU Extended Campus invites applications for full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, instructional designers to provide knowledge and creativity in enhancing the development and design of hybrid and online courses, full-service support and facilitate trainings for faculty related to course design and facilitation. Posting #P02204UF. Closes June 26.

Instructor of Voice: The Department of Music invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Instructor of Voice position. Posting #P02199UF. Closes June 28.

The Department of Agricultural Education and General Agriculture is seeking an Administrative Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position with primary responsibilities to manage the administrative operations/activities in order to handle critical department matters. This position also ensures that vital interactions with state and federal agencies, private industries, other stakeholders, and the public are effectively and efficiently maintained, while acting as a liaison between the department and business centers to coordinate activities and improve policies and procedures. Posting #P02181UF. For full consideration, apply by June 22. Position closes June 29.

Enterprise Computing Services is seeking an Associate Director. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting #P02167UF. Closes June 25.

Academic Counselor The department of TRiO Student Support Services is seeking an Academic Counselor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9 month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #P02202UF. Closes June 29.

NEW! The OSU Veterinary Teaching hospital is currently looking for a full-time Certified Veterinary Technician to work in our small animal surgery department. The applicant must hold a current Oregon CVT license or be able to obtain one with-in six months.  Posting #P01316CT. Closes June 30. Please mark your application with “S/A Surgery.”

Research Associate: The School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Research Associate position. Posting #P02089UF. Closes June 30.

Custodian: This recruitment will be used to fill future, full-time needs for custodian position openings at OSU-Cascades. Posting #P01465CT. Closes June 30.

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.

The School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Outreach and Industry Relations Coordinator position. Posting #P02023UF. Closes July 1.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Alcohol & Drug Prevention Specialist, Posting #P02206UF.  Closes July 5.

Digital Communications Manager: Oregon State University College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting #P02182UF. Closes July 9.

English Language Learning Coordinator: The Writing Center is seeking an English Language Learning Coordinator (ELLC). This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting #P02208UF. Closes July 14.

Instructor: The Department of Physics invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Instructor position. Posting #P02196UF. Full consideration date Aug. 1. Closes Dec. 15.

INTO OSU Learning Center (LC) Student Worker Position – Lab Assistant & Tutoring: Part-time, flexible schedule, at a pay rate of $10.75/hr. Work in the INTO OSU Learning Center to help INTO OSU students learn, evaluate and improve their English and other academic skills. For full posting and link to apply: http://bit.ly/2swAhDN

Video Production Student Worker: The OSU Foundation is searching for a student with a passion for video production or filmmaking to join our communications team. The student should have experience with video production, understand storytelling techniques, desire to observe, learn from and contribute to successful projects that tell meaningful stories.  This is part-time, paid position $10.25-$12 per hour DOE. Visit www.osufoundation.org to learn more and apply.

The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for an energetic and creative student with a passion for storytelling to join our advancement communications team as a Writing and Editing Intern for the Oregon Stater alumni magazine, published by the OSU Alumni Association. The position reports to the editor of the Oregon Stater and is part of the two organizations’ 20-person advancement communications team, which sets communications strategy, develops creative concepts and delivers a wide range of communications, events and marketing materials that engage alumni and donors in the life of the university and lead to philanthropic support. Submit your cover letter and resume to: Jorge Hernandez, assistant director, talent management at osuf.hr@osufoundation.org. View the full job posting, as well as other student worker positions at www.osufoundation.org.

Student fundraiser: Looking for a job that is challenging and rewarding at the same time? As a student fundraiser for Oregon State University Foundation you will serve as an OSU ambassador to alumni and friends while helping raise much-need support for scholarships, faculty recruitment, and more. You will be joining a group of students who helped raise more than $400,000 for OSU during the 2017 fiscal year. And you will get paid to talk with alumni, parents and friends with updates about campus and ask them to make financial contributions to OSU. Student fundraisers can work 10-20 hours per week, $10.50/hour. Send your contact information and resume to Jake.mendenhall@osufoundation.org to apply.


“Travel changes you. As you move through this life and this world you change things slightly, you leave marks behind, however small. And in return, life  and travel  leaves marks on you. Most of the time, those marks  on your body or on your heart  are beautiful. Often, though, they hurt.” ~ Anthony Bourdain.

Corvallis: Rain today, high of 65, low of 50. Showers through the weekend.

Central Oregon: Slight chance of showers, high of 74, low of 45. Chance of showers this weekend.

Newport: Rain, high of 60, low of 49. Showers likely this weekend.

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

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