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Monday, Feb. 25, 2013

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.

Long-lost continent found under the Indian Ocean (Nature)

Also, it does not seem as if the zircons rode to Mauritius on the wind, says Robert Duncan, a marine geologist at Oregon State University in Corvallis. “There’s a remote possibility that they were wind blown, but they’re probably too large to have done so,” he adds. (see also Gawker, Gizmodo)

OSU’s Asian and Pacific Cultural Center to get new building (Gazette-Times)

Tuesday night, in the fourth hour of a Corvallis City Council session, plans for a new Asian and Pacific Cultural Center at Oregon State University hung by the threads of … fiber cement siding.

Acoustic-assisted magnetic information storage (Space Daily)

Electrical engineers at Oregon State University have discovered a way to use high- frequency sound waves to enhance the magnetic storage of data, offering a new approach to improve the data storage capabilities of a multitude of electronic devices around the world. (see also Extreme Tech)

Japanese boat hauled off Oregon beach (KVAL)

Biologists with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and the University of Oregon’s Institute of Marine Biology took samples and will send them to the Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport for identification. (see also Oregonian)

Once-homeless Texas running back finds family with OSU Beavers (Oregonian)

Mattison, who signed a letter of intent at Oregon State this month, may be the best running back to ever play at Smithson Valley, a 2,000-student high school on the northern outskirts of San Antonio.

OSU Engineers Without Borders receives national award (LIFE@OSU)

The Engineers Without Borders-USA has announced that the OSU chapter has received a premier project award.

Oregon State to unveil new look March 4 (KVAL)

Oregon State University Director of Athletics Bob De Carolis invites Beaver Nation to the official unveiling of the new Beaver brand/uniforms Mon., March 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the CH2M HILL Alumni Center on the OSU campus across from Reser Stadium. (see also KATU)

OSU wins college fishing Western Conference Tournament on Roosevelt Lake (Bass Resource)

The Oregon State University team of Zach MacDonald of Willits, Calif., and Ryan Sparks of Haines, Alaska won the FLW College Fishing Western Conference event on Roosevelt Lake Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 9 pounds even. (see also Oregonian)


Chorus festival: More than 300 high school singers from around Oregon will attend the Oregon State University Chorus Festival on Monday, Feb. 25. Admission is $10 at the door. University and high school students will be admitted for free. Oregon State University choirs is part of the Corvallis Arts for All program. Participants of SNAP may receive up to two tickets for $5 each at the door with an Oregon Trail Card.

Zoology & Biology Silent Auction: Win a day of fishing, Peace Lily plant, ionic air purifier, OSU-themed basket, hand-bound journal, Tyee wine, gift certificates to local restaurants and businesses, hand-knitted items, stained glass suncatcher, gift packs and much more! Come by Cordley 3029, Feb. 25, 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m., Feb 26-27, 8-5, or Feb. 28, 8-4 to place your bid!

Graduate School  Bake Sale: Lemon Bars, Tea Cakes and Brownies, Oh My! The Graduate School is having their bake sale for three days only, Feb. 25-27, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Come by Kerr 300 and get a special cupcake – or whole cake; brownies, cookies and other special treats. Prices vary – all proceeds go to the Food Drive.

Webinar: MediaSpace 4.5, with Mark Dinsmore (TAC). MediaSpace is a cloud-based service allowing Oregon State users the ability to upload, convert, store and distribute their video without consuming large quantities of local resources. Learn how to use MediaSpace for your instructional digital media needs. Monday Feb. 25, 10-10:50 a.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/Vqw2kb

Negotiating Pay Benefits and Weighing Job Offers: Congratulations you’ve been offered a job! Find out how to negotiate the best job offer! Doug Rice, Talent Acquisition Manager, will present Feb. 25 from 11 a.m. to noon in OSU Valley Library: Willamette East & West. Sponsored by OSU Career Services.

How to prepare for Success at the Career Fair:Employers come to Career Fairs to hire and network with Beavers.  Find out tips on how to make employers want to hire you! A presenter from Target will speak on Monday Feb. 25 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the OSU Library:  Willamette East & West Rooms.  Sponsored by OSU Career Services.

Plant science seminar series: Rationale, models and impact from breeding for organic agriculture. Speaker: Jim Myers. Monday, Feb. 25, 4 p.m., ALS 4000.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Winter Career Fairs: University Wide Career Fair, Wednesday, Feb. 27 and Engineering Career Fair, Feb. 28 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center. There will be more than 140 employers from various industries and graduate schools at the Career Fair to connect with students and alumni, offer jobs and internships, and provide other future career opportunities. To learn more visit http://oregonstate.edu/career/career-fairs

NEW! TED Talk video lunch chat: The College of Education’s Cultural and Linguistic Diversity Work Group is hosting a popcorn and video lunchtime chat featuring the TED talk by Chimamanda Adichie’s “The Danger of a Single Story.” Bring lunch and a friend. Feb. 27, noon to 1 p.m., Furman Hall 303.

NEW! OSUsed Store Food Drive Discount: Come to our weekly public sale Wednesday, noon to 3 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. Last chance to bring 1-2 food donation items for 10% off or 3+ items for 25% off your purchase. Personal purchases must be made during public sales, but departments may shop on most weekdays; learn more on our website.

NEW! Documentary film screening: “Danny from North Korea” will be screened Feb. 27, from 7-8:30pm in Memorial Union 213. This documentary raises awareness about the North Korean human rights crisis and the work that the organization Liberty in North Korea (LINK) does of rescuing North Korean refugees who are hiding in China. For more information: Becky Evans at Rebecca.Evans@oregonstate.edu  and to watch the trailer, http://libertyinnorthkorea.org/

NEW! Oregon’s Changing Health-Care System: At the Feb. 28 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Nancy Seifert of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences will discuss coordinated care organizations and other aspects of health care . Triad will meet in the MU, room 109A, from noon to 1 p.m. Guests are welcome to attend free of charge and pay $11 if they have lunch. Contact Nick Houtman, 541-737-0783, to save a seat.

February Repair Fair: If it’s broke, fix it. We’ll show you how Wednesday, Feb. 27, 5 to 7 p.m., at the Surplus/Recycling Warehouse. Bring your broken items and questions; volunteers will help you learn how to repair your things. Scheduled repair demonstrations also offered. Save money, save natural resources. For a list of what’s offered this month, visit our blog

Lectures and webinars

NEW! How to prepare for Success at the Career Fair: Employers come to Career Fairs to hire and network with Beavers.  Find out tips on how to make employers want to hire you! A presenter from Target will speak on Monday Feb. 25 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the OSU Library:  Willamette East & West Rooms.  Sponsored by OSU Career Services.

NEW! Organic agriculture seminar: “Rationale, Models and Impact from Breeding for Organic Agriculture,” presented by Jim Myers, Horticulture, Feb. 25, 4 p.m., ALS 4000.

NEW! Graduate School:  Deciding whether to go, where to go, and how to get the most out of it once you’re there.  A special presentation by Dr. Richard Boone of the National Science Foundation for undergraduates considering graduate school and current graduate students who want to maximize their experience.  Feb. 26, 1:30 to 3 p.m. MU Journey Room.  Contact debra.mcintosh@oregonstate.edu to sign up.

NEW! Geography, Environmental Sciences, and Marine Resource Management Seminar Series: Speaker Lauren Scott, of Esri’s geoprocessing team and an expert in the use of spatial statistics, will present “Beyond Mapping: Using Spatial Statistics in ArcGIS.” She will speak on Feb. 26 at 4 p.m. in Wilkinson Hall 108.

NEW! GMO seminar: “What is and what is not a GMO?” a discussion by Pat Hayes, CSS Professor and Barley Breeder. Feb. 26, 5:30 p.m., ALS 0006.

NEW! Workshop – Pedagogy of Video, with Stevon Roberts (TAC/CTL). What are effective uses of video in the classroom? Why use video at all? How does this overlap with what research tells us about effective education? Bring your laptops and prepare to get your hands dirty–we’ll be “digging” through YouTube, Vimeo, and other media outlets to discover and apply the best of educational media. Feb. 27, 2-3:20pm. Location: Kidder 202. Register here” http://bit.ly/VsFB55

NEW! Tsunami debris seminar: “Japanese Marine Tsunami Debris (JMTD) Biological Risk Assessment: Outreach and Research Capacity Building.” Led by John Chapman, Dept. Fisheries and Wildlife, Hatfield Marine Science Center, OSU. Feb. 27, 4 p.m., Nash Hall 206.

Webinar: Using Social Media in the Classroom, with Kimmy Hescock (TAC). Social media (Facebook, Twitter, G+, etc.) permeates many aspects of our daily lives, so why not the classroom as well? This webinar touches on the use of social media in higher education today and offers some ideas of how you might utilize it in your own classes. Tues. Feb 26, 2-3 p.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/VsFiqJ

Webinar: PowerPoint in the Classroom, with Joni Tonn (TAC).  Learn researched techniques for PowerPoint that can strengthen your use of PowerPoint as an instructor.  Topics include: themes to keep in mind when preparing presentations, directing attention, teaching and displaying qualitative and quantitative data, and also includes time for specific questions. Tues. Feb. 26, noon to 12:50 p.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/VsFt5s

Graduate School:  Deciding whether to go, where to go, and how to get the most out of it once you’re there.  A special presentation by Dr. Richard Boone of the National Science Foundation for undergraduates considering graduate school and current graduate students who want to maximize their experience.  Feb. 26, 1:30 to 3 p.m., MU Journey Room.  Contact debra.mcintosh@oregonstate.edu to sign up.

Plastics in agriculture seminar series: “Plastics in Organic Production,” Richard Wilen Grower.  Kidder Room 278, Feb. 27, 4 to 4:50 p.m.

Cayuse 424 and Cayuse SP Training:  The Office of Sponsored Programs will offer training on the Cayuse 424 and Cayuse SP proposal system on March 22, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. in Memorial Union (MU) 211.  Any interested faculty and/or staff are welcome, but attendance is limited to 35.  Send an e-mail tosponsored.programs@oregonstate.edu in order to reserve a space.

Food Drive Events

NEW! Silent Auction, March 1:Business Affairs is having it’s Annual Auction for the Food Drive Friday, March 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in 100 Kerr. An amazing date night package for two that includes a $25 gift certificate to Carmike’s Cinema and a $45 gift certificate to the new restaurant in town, Buffalo Wild Wings. Also available are two sets of Beaver baseball tickets with prime seating, beautiful handmade quilts, a Beaver-themed basket, and more. View by asking for Janet or Cathy at the front desk. All proceeds go to the Linn Benton Food Share.

NEW! ASBC Soup, Salad and Bread Lunch: The Arts & Sciences Business Center will be hosting a soup and salad lunch on Feb. 26 from 11:30 a.m. until the food runs out in Kidder Hall, Room 128, in support of Linn Benton Food Share. Please come and enjoy a variety of delicious homemade soups with salad and bread for $5.

CANCELLED! Casserole Lunch:  Homemade casseroles and side dishes – hot and cold. $4/plate or $5/plate, drink and dessert. Monday, Feb. 25, 11:30 a.m. – 1p.m, Kerr, 3rd Floor Hallway. Come fill up with yummy casseroles and take away some treats too! All proceeds go to the Food Drive.

So many activities, so little time.  Monthly giving is one of the best ways to support the Linn Benton Food Share, so please consider setting up a payroll contribution.  Your entire yearly contribution will count towards your unit’s totals for this year’s competition!

The Grad School Gourmand Cookbook Sale: The Graduate School is offering a cookbook of compiled recipes for sale. Recipes include two award winning chili recipes, side dishes, main dishes, desserts & sweets, with vegetarian friendly recipes included. Cookbook is on sale for a suggested donation of $3-$5. Stop by Kerr 300, M-F, 8-5, Feb. 19- March 1.

Prettiest Pet contest:Is your dog better than Banana Joe? Is your cat cuter than Mr. Bigglesworth?  Enter the Grad School’s 2nd Prettiest Pet contest to benefit the OSU Food Drive. Entries still accepted! Submit photo along with $1 entry fee at 300 Kerr Admin Bldg. Come by & vote for your favorite until March 1. The pet with the most donations will win a prize & bragging rights for the year; Questions?  E-mail jessica.king@oregonstate.edu

Tuna Fest!: The College of Forestry and the Student Clubs are collecting cans of tuna for the Food Drive. Our goal is 800 cans. Drop boxes are located in Student Services, 209 Peavy Hall, 280 Peavy Hall and 321 Richardson. Donate tuna today through March 1 and remember you “can” make a difference.

Quilt Raffle: Purchase your tickets for a chance to win one of 2 quilts. Tickets may be purchased now through March 1 at the College of Forestry Computer Helpdesk, Peavy 222. 1 ticket for $1 and 6 tickets for $5. Drawing to be held at 1pm, March 1. Need not be present to win. See photos of the quilt here.

Cash Raffle: Win 50 percent of all money raised! Buy tickets in the Magruder Hall atrium (30th and Washington) Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets $1 each. Will deliver orders of $20 or more to campus locations during regular business hours. For orders please call 7-4808.

AMBC Food Drive Raffle: AMBC has put together 5 delightful baskets (Animal Lovers, Aroma & Beauty, Health & Beauty, Sweetheart, and Garden Baskets) and fitness equipment for the food drive raffle. Tickets are $1 each or 5 for 10 tickets available at AMBC 108 Hovland. Drawing will happen on Feb 28. All donations go to the Linn/Benton Food Share

Papa’s Pizza Coupons for $15: Buy 100% profit coupons at Valley Library 4th floor Administration Desk from Feb. 14-25. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. For more information contactJoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu

Papa’s Pizza Coupon Sales: Students in the Honors Advisory and Activities Committee are selling Papa’s Pizza Coupon Flyers, worth over $100 in savings, including a free small pizza from Feb 9-24. Flyers are $15 each, with 100% of proceeds benefiting the Linn-Benton Food Share. Contact Karen Ast to purchase.

Plant “Sale”: A fair variety and large quantity of plants are available for donation. Come by Ballard Ext. Hall 303 M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Feb. 11 until March 1. All proceeds benefit the Food Drive. Questions? Contact: laura.relyea@oregonstate.edu.

College of Education Raffle: Prizes include jewelry from Alta’s Antiques and Designs by OC, gift cards from Animal Crackers, Broken Yolk, Creative Crafts, Flat Tail, First Alternative Co-op, The Retreat Day Spa and Salon, and Vertebrata Chiropractic. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing is on Feb. 28. Stop by Furman 104 or email amy.beaderstadt@oregonstate.edu to buy tickets.

Campus Operations 50/50 Raffle: The prize is 50 percent of the ticket sales! Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing will be held March 1 at 12:30 p.m. Tickets available from Christine Atwood (christine.atwood@oregonstate.edu), Keahi McFadden (keahi.mcfadden@oregonstate.edu) or JayLene Seeley (jaylene.seeley@oregonstate.edu).

Food Drive Raffle: Enter to win one of three fabulous gift baskets: Beer Basket, Home Sweet Home, or Sweet Tooth! Tickets are $1 with all proceeds going to the OSU Food Drive. Purchase tickets at Waldo 102 between 8 a.m. & 5 p.m. Monday – Friday by Feb. 28. Visit our website for more info.

Chemistry/Physics Departments Food Drive Raffle: The Chemistry and Physics Department is raffling off a variety of items to raise money for Food Drive February. They include 2 Tickets to the Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival, SoupCycle delivery for a month, and more. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Purchase your tickets in 153 Gilbert Hall, M-F 8-5. Drawing will be held Feb. 28.

Flower Power: Email JoLynn.OHearn@oregonstate.edu to be added to the order site for Gift Wrap, Dahlias, Freesias, Tiger Lilies, Anemones, Peonies and Black Gladiolus. 50% of the profit goes to Linn Benton Food Share. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement.

See’s Candies: Email JoLynn.OHearn@oregonstate.edu to order from the Spring Candies Selection. 25%-50% profit goes to Linn Benton Food Share. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement.

Raffle for prizes: Enchanted Forest passes, Bi-Mart Gift Certificate, Animal Crackers Gift Card, and more! Come to the 4th floor Administration Desk in The Valley Library to buy your $1 raffle tickets. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. For more information contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu.

Izzy’s Coupon books for $5: Come buy coupon books at the 4th Floor Reception Desk in The Valley Library! Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. Questions? Contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu.

OSU Extension Linn County’s 12th Annual Soup Bar: Our fundraiser to benefit Linn Benton Food Share is on Fri, March 1, 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. It’s $4 for a bowl with bread, beverage and cookies or $6 for a bottomless bowl, bread, beverage, and cookies. 104 4th Ave. SW, Albany. Contact Rosemary Weidman: rosemary.weidman@oregonstate.edu.

News for Employees

NEW! OSU Degree Partnership Summit: March 5, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  at the Linn County Expo Center – This year’s keynote speaker, former Chancellor of the Oregon University System, George Pernsteiner will discuss access in higher education and how the Degree Partnership Program can aid in the process. Sessions available on Pathways and Transitions for Students, Online and Distance Student Service, Open Campus Opportunities and more. Registration for the Summit is $25 per person: http://oregonstate.edu/partnerships/summit2013  Registration deadline: Feb. 27.

NEW! Vote for Food Hero: Support OSU Extension and vote for Food Hero! Food Hero is a nominee in the Nonprofit category of the Edible Portland Local Hero Awards. Follow this link to vote: http://edibleportland.com/2013/02/vote-on-the-2013-local-hero-nominees/.

NEW! NSF – IGERT Request for Letters of Intent: The Research Office is requesting letters of intent for the NSF – Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) program. The program is intended to establish new models for graduate education and training in a fertile environment for collaborative research that transcends traditional disciplinary boundaries. Letter of intent guidelines: http://oregonstate.edu/research/incentive/integrative-graduate-education-and-research-traineeship-nsf-igert-program. Information: Debbie Delmore debbie.delmore@oregonstate.edu. Research Office submission deadline: March 1.

NEW! Library travel grant apps: The Oregon State University Libraries is accepting applications until March 31 for the 2012-2013 Library Research Travel Grants that provide up to $2,000 in support of faculty travel to libraries and collections outside of Oregon. For more details see http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/awards/travel-grant

NEW! FY2014 Technology Resources Fund (TRF) Proposals due Feb 26 at 5 p.m.: Through the TRF, more than $7.4 million will be available for FY2014 (July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014) projects that improve student success at the University through better access to information technology and technology services. Faculty, staff and sponsored student organizations are invited to submit proposals by Feb. 26. For more details, see the TRF website: http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/provost/trf

Urban green space course:  The graduate-student-only course FS 599 – Topics in Urban Green Space (CRN 59905) will focus on issues and questions associated with green/natural spaces in urban settings. Topics to be discussed will include types of urban green spaces, individual and community benefits, as well as urban ecology and urban forestry topics. Class is held Spring Term, Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 12:50 p.m., Peavy 224. Class limited to 10. For information: Josh Baur, 737-6561, joshua.baur@oregonstate.edu.

Film Plastic and E-Waste Collection: On March 6-13, Campus Recycling will collect both OSU-owned and personal film plastic and electronics for free recycling. Please determine if you have this material in your building or at home, and consider contributing it to help OSU compete in these categories of the national RecycleMania competition! For a list of accepted items and collection hours, please visit our blog.

Undergraduate Research Funding Opportunity: The Research Office is now accepting applications for the Undergraduate Research, Innovation, Scholarship and Creativity (URISC) program for Summer term 2012-13. This program supports undergraduate research activities from all academic disciplines within the University. Program description and application: http://oregonstate.edu/research/incentive/urisc. Information: Debbie Delmore at debbie.delmore@oregonstate.edu. Submission Deadline: Feb. 25.

Student Affairs and Technology Unconference #SAtechOR: On April 12 and 13, Oregon State University will be hosting a Technology in Student Affairs Unconference, titled #SAtechOR.  This unconference, held in the International Living Learning Center, is part of a nationwide summer series titled #SAtech.  We invite anyone interested to sign up.  More information and free registration can be found at http://satechunconference.com/oregon/.

Campuses Take Charge: Students, faculty, and staff are invited to join Campuses Take Charge by selecting three energy-saving actions to try in February. One month later, we’ll ask for your online feedback about the actions you tried, and then we’ll add your energy savings to the OSU total and send you a Take Charge Coupon Card featuring local businesses. Click here to help OSU lead in sustainability:  http://energizecorvallis.org/takecharge/campuses/

Traffic and Maintenance

Jefferson St parking closure: As part of the new College of Business Building,  Austin Hall and the Asian Pacific Culture Center Construction, 10 additional parking spaces on Jefferson St. starting at Fairbanks parking lot entrance and extending west to construction fence will be closed from Feb. 21, 2013 to Oct. 31, 2014.

Austin Hall construction: As part of the excavation and site foundation development for the new College of Business Building, Austin Hall, please expect street congestion, noise and vibration associated with this project, including Jefferson, Washington and 30th Street. Bicyclists and pedestrians are especially warned to look out for construction vehicles, which have a longer braking time than most cars. Austin Hall will be located to the west of Fairbanks and the Women’s Building. Dates: Jan. 30-April 19.


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

The Oregon University System, Controller’s Division, is seeking a full-time Manager of Reporting. For a complete job announcement and application requirements, please visit http://www.ous.edu/about/employment/. Closes Feb. 25.

The Department of Wood Science and Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term, Office Manager position.  Posting # 0010220; Closes Feb. 25.

Cook 2 – University Housing & Dining Services invites applications for two full-time (1.0 FTE), 10 month, Cook 2 positions.  Posting #0010274.  Closes Feb. 26.

Administrative Program Assistant – OUS Study Abroad invites applications for a part-time (.65 FTE), 12-month, Administrative Program Assistant position. Posting #0010233. Closes Feb. 26.

Food Service Worker 3 –  University Housing & Dining Service  invites application for two full-time (1.0 FTE), 10 month, Food Services Worker 3 positions.  Posting #0010275.  Closes Feb. 27.

Office Specialist 2 – The College of Forestry Administration invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Office Specialist 2 (Internal to OSU Employees Only) position. Posting #0010290. Closes March 1.

Primary Care Physician – Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Physician. Posting #0010206. Closes March 1.

Office Specialist 2 – The Department of Horticulture invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Office Specialist 2 position. Posting #0010282. Closes March 4.

This is an Internal Search, and is open to current, regular status OSU employees ONLY.  Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term Student Success Counselor position. Posting # 0010291. Closes March 6.

INTO OSU has openings for 2 Admissions Assistants.  These are full-time temporary positions that are expected to last through Oct. 31, 2013.  For complete job announcement and application requirements, please email dawn.cagley@oregonstate.edu.  Closes March 8.

The Graduate School Invites applications for one full-time Analyst Programmer – competency level 3.  Posting # 0010314. Closes March 10.

The Graduate School invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term,  Executive Assistant to the Dean position. Posting # 0010279. Closes March 15.

Advisor-Academic E-Campus position working with the Department of Fisheries & Wildlife at Oregon State University, full-time (1.0 FTE) 12 month, fixed term.  Posting # 0010283.  Closes March 18.

The Oregon University System, Controller’s Division invites applications for an Accountant 1 position.  This position is full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month appointment.  Closes March 25.  Posting #0010278.

The Department of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management invites applications for a .75 FTE 12-month, or full-time 9-month, tenure-track, Assistant Professor faculty position. Posting #0010127. For full consideration by Feb. 28. Closes Mar. 30.

Oregon State University Nuclear Engineering and Radiation Health Physics is recruiting for a full time, tenure track, 9-month faculty position Assistant Professor or Associate Professor. Posting #0010252. Closes April 1.

The Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning seeks a full-time Director. The Center was established in 2012 with a mission to conduct research and development that leads to enhanced understanding of the processes that underlie how individuals become lifelong STEM learners and practitioners. Position # 0010269. Closes April 14. 

The Oregon State University Foundation is seeking a dynamic and successful major gift fundraiser to lead its efforts to significantly increase the level of philanthropic support for Oregon State University Athletics from private donors through the development of a comprehensive major, annual and regional gifts program. View a complete job description and how to apply information for the position of Director of Development for Athletics.

The Oregon State University Foundation has an opening for an experienced and capable Assistant Director for Information Technology Services to assist in the building of a “Best in Class” ITS department. The OSU Foundation offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. The annual salary range for this position is $75,000 – $85,000. If you are interested in advancing your career in an organization that is making a difference, please complete the Foundation’s job application and send your cover letter and resume to Patricia Kenney, Senior Director, Human Resources

The Oregon State University Foundation is recruiting for an experienced and capable Foundation Services Coordinator and Administrative Assistant for Gift Planning. If you are interested in advancing your career in an organization that is making a difference, please complete the Foundation’s job application and send your cover letter and resume to Fran Judy, Sr. HR Coordinator. The OSU Foundation makes hiring decisions on the basis of merit and ability, and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. All positions will be open until filled.


Corvallis: After a gorgeous Sunday, we’re waking up to a cold and rainy Monday. But the sun will return tomorrow, albeit briefly. Today’s high will be 48 with a low tonight of 34.

Central Oregon: Scattered snow showers today will lead to sun later in the day. Today’s high will be 38 with a low tonight of 16.

Newport: Showers will gradually lighten today, but linger until tomorrow morning, when the sun finally reappears. A high today of 46 with a low tonight of 38.

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