OSU Today

Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

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.

What’s behind Oregon’s marionberry mania? (NPR)

The marionberry, a cross between Chehalem and Olallie blackberries, was bred at Oregon State University as part of a berry-developing partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture that dates back to the early 1900s. It’s named for Marion County in the Willamette Valley, where most of the field trials took place (not for former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry).

PSU’s ‘4 years Free’ is the latest carrot for college-bound high schoolers (OPB)

Oregon State University has run “Bridge To Success” since 2007. It covers tuition and fees for about 3,000 in-state students, according to OSU officials. “I want to compliment Portland State for undertaking programs to help students graduate in an affordable way,” said OSU Vice President Steve Clark.

New technologies – and a dash of whale poop – help scientists monitor whale health (Phys. Org)

 A lot of people think what Leigh Torres has done this summer and fall would qualify her for a spot on one of those “World’s Worst Jobs” lists. After all, the Oregon State University marine ecologist follows gray whales from a small inflatable boat in the rugged Pacific Ocean and waits for them to, well, poop. Then she and her colleagues have about 20-30 seconds to swoop in behind the animal with a fine mesh net and scoop up some of the prized material before it drifts to the ocean floor.

 OSU-Cacades provides Zipcars for car-sharing option (KTVZ)

A new partnership with Zipcar, the world’s leading car sharing network, provides an additional transportation option for students and employees of Oregon State University – Cascades. Included in the partnership are two Zipcar vehicles located on the new OSU-Cascades campus for convenient pick up and return.

Oregon Tech approves purchase of OMIC building in Scappoose (South County Spotlight)

Modeled after an advanced manufacturing district in Sheffield, England, the innovation center will pair educational providers like Oregon Tech, Portland Community College, Portland State University and Oregon State University with industry leaders like the Boeing Company, to create a center that utilizes research and development to advance the latest manufacturing techniques. As planned, the center will offer workforce training and apprenticeship programs. (see also Register-Guard)

The police teacher: Corvallis police captain combines education, law enforcement (Gazette-Times)

 The Corvallis Police Department’s new second-in-command should be a familiar face to many on the streets of Corvallis and in the halls of Oregon State University.

What to do with strawberry beds, stink bugs (Oregonian)

OSU Extension Q&A.


Workshops offered on Statistics Basics with SPSS, SPSS Intermediate, and EndNote: Dig into Basic SPSS  on Oct. 5 or Intermediate SPSS on Oct. 6 to build your skills with descriptive statistics. Finally, explore EndNote (Basic and Intermediate/Advanced) on Oct. 6 for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. View all the offerings in the library’s fall workshop series at: http://bit.ly/graduate-workshops. Registration is encouraged but not required. Questions? Contact Hannah.Rempel@oregonstate.edu

NEW! TAC Webinar. Thirty-Minute Brief: How to Get Started and Get Assistance to Make Your Course Hybrid, with Cub Kahn (CTL).  A growing number of OSU faculty are redesigning classroom courses as hybrid (blended) courses, which combine significant online learning activity with a reduced amount of on-campus “seat time.”  Learn effective methods for designing a hybrid course and find out about available support through the Center for Teaching and Learning. Wednesday Oct. 5, noon – 12:30 p.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/2asWfMC

Recycling and Surplus appreciation event: OSU staff and faculty are invited to staff appreciation events Oct. 5-6, between noon and 3 p.m. The events are hosted at the Recycling and Surplus warehouse (a.k.a. OSUsed Store) at 644 SW 13th Street. Come enjoy snacks and giveaways, and learn more about surplus and recycling programs. Attendees will be offered a free reusable bag and a coupon good for free delivery of an OSU purchase in October or November (while supplies last). Guided tours will be offered at 12:30 pm and 2 p.m. Open to OSU employees only.

Nutrition education: The OSU dietetics program has partnered with WinCo Foods to offer nutrition education at the point of purchase. Shari Steinbach, MS, RD, professional retail dietitian will be presenting the following free sessions: Creating partnerships and promoting health, Oct. 5, 4-5:30 p.m., Hallie Ford Room 115; Why cooking demonstrations add value to nutrition education (presentation/demonstration), Oct. 7, 9-10:30 a.m., Milam Hall Room 234. For more information, neilann.horner@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-6439.

WRGP Fall Seminar Series. Mary Santelmann of Oregon State University will present “Riverscapes as complex adaptive systems” on Wednesday Oct. 5, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Weniger Hall 149. Open and free to the public. Flyer.

Calling ALL male identified students of color: Distinguished Scholars Initiative: Presented by Diversity & Cultural Engagement. The Distinguished Scholars Initiative (DSI) supports the continued development of self-efficacy, servant leadership, professional skills, and academic excellence in male-identified students of color at Oregon State University. Members of the program benefit from an ongoing relationship with a mentor at OSU, connection and fellowship with the DSI community, and opportunities personal and professional development. Students interested in becoming a member of DSI should attend our opening event on Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in the Lonnie B. Harris Black Cultural Center. For more information: jason.dorsette@oregonstate.edu.

Upcoming events

NEW! Marine Studies Initiative Open House: Come to a gathering in the new Marine Studies Initiative Office.  Appetizers and beverages will be provided.  Friday Oct. 7 from 3:30-5:30 p.m., Strand Hall 300.  At 4:30 p.m., there will be a brief update about the program.  Although RSVP isn’t necessary, response is appreciated to help plan food and space.

Artist reception: The College of Agricultural Sciences presents Susan S. Johnson, Oregon Agriculture in Color, in Gallery 440, 440 Strand Agriculture Hall. An artist’s reception will be held from 2:30 to 4 p.m., Oct. 6, in the gallery.

Veterans event: This is an opportunity for members of the Beaver Vet Community to come together, meet new members, and connect with resources and services available to them from our OSU and local community partners. Oct. 6, 4-7 p.m. Austin Hall Event Room, first floor. Faculty, staff, students, and family members are all welcome to attend. Free food and refreshments will be available.

New faculty welcome: The Oregon State University, Center for Teaching and Learning would like to formally welcome new teachers (hired in the past three years) to join us for a special evening. On Oct. 6 from 5-7 p.m., on the fourth floor of the Learning Innovation Center (LInC). OSU colleagues who provide support for teacher and student success will have informational tables set up. Enjoy wine (or a non-alcoholic beverage) and hors d’oeuvres while you casually peruse resources and meet like-minded colleagues. Look for your personal emailed invitation or RSVP to Jeanna.Towns@oregonstate.edu

Flu shot clinic tomorrow: Student Health Services will deliver flu vaccines for faculty, staff and students tomorrow from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Memorial Union Journey Room. Wear short sleeves if possible and bring your OSU ID and insurance card. Providence PEBB and Moda PEBB will be billed directly for faculty and staff. Vaccines for students will be billed directly to insurance or charged to the student’s account.

Open mic nights: The Memorial Union Activities Committee is sponsoring an open mic night for poetry, spoken word, and general freedom of expression for Oregon State University Community members. Open Mic Nights will be held on Thursdays in Studio 65 on the Mezzanine level of the Memorial Union and will run from 6 – 8 p.m., with a signup sheet for timeslots at the MU Information Desk opening up at 5:30 p.m. the same day.  Any questions can be directed to MU.Activities@oregonstate.edu

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Friday, noon to 3 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

Save the date: Retirement reception for OSU Distinguished Professor Thomas Dietterich: The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science invites you to a reception honoring Tom Dietterich who is retiring after 31 years of service to Oregon State University. The reception will be held on Monday, Oct. 10, from 5 – 7 p.m. in the Memorial Union Lounge.

State of the Coast conference: Registration has opened for Oregon Sea Grant’s annual State of the Coast conference, which will be held Oct. 29 at the Salishan Spa and Golf Resort. The event, which brings together the public, students and scientists, features the latest in marine research and addresses issues facing the coast. The keynote speaker will be Emmy-winning Michael Bendixen, a videographer with Oregon Public Broadcasting’s Oregon Field Guide. To register, visit www.stateofthecoast.com.

Lectures and Webinars

NEW! Writing Intensive Curriculum (WIC) Fall Kick-Off Lunch: This year’s topic is “Helping Students Read Difficult Texts:  The Reading-Writing Connection.”  Drawing on the work of John Bean’s Engaging Ideas (second edition), Vicki Tolar Burton and Claire Roth will lead a discussion on the challenge of helping student writers engage with difficult texts. Oct. 7, from noon to 1 p.m., in Milam 215.  Pizza and beverages will be provided.  Register by noon on Oct. 6.

NEW! OSU Disability Network: George Estreich will present, “An Open Letter to Medical Students: Down Syndrome, Paradox, and Medicine” Friday, Oct. 7, from noon to1p.m. in Milam Hall 301.  Join a group of OSU community members interested in discussing Disability Studies teaching and research, in general, and the development of a DS curriculum at OSU, in particular.

NEW! Save the date: Fall Transformation & Renewal: The Center for Teaching and Learning will be presenting its 2016 Fall Transformation & Renewal symposium on Wednesday, Oct. 19. The announcement and registration information will be forthcoming.

Open Enrollment Help Sessions: Have questions or need assistance in completing Open Enrollment online and/or the online HEM health assessment.  Drop-in during the Help Session for assistance. Oct. 6, 9 a.m.-noon, Valley Library, Barnard Classroom #5420.  For additional days/times, please visit:  Open Enroll Help Sessions.  If you have any questions, please contact Employee Benefits at employee.benefits@oregonstate.edu.

A Woman’s Guide to Financially Ever After Postcards from the Future: Women saving for retirement face unique challenges, leave ways to make your retirement dreams come true on schedule.  Oct. 6, 10:30 a.m.- noon, MU 208.  Presented by TIAA.  Register or call 800.732.8353.  If you have any questions, please contact Employee Benefits at employee.benefits@oregonstate.edu.

Oregon Flora Project:  At the Oct. 6 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Linda Hardison, Botany and Plant Pathology will discuss the Oregon Flora Project. The meeting will begin at noon in Room 211 in the MU. The public is welcome to attend free of charge. An optional catered lunch is available for $13.

Social Security: 7 Keys to Enhancing Benefits: How big a role will Social Security play in your overall retirement plan?  Designed for People 60 and older.  Oct. 6, noon, MU 212  Presented by Kyle King CRPC®, Associate Financial Advisor, CFS*.  RSVP to Investmentseminars@mapscu.com

Elena Del Río will lecture on “Nymph()maniac: Cruel Polyphony of Nature”: This talk will focus on three moments in von Trier’s film. on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 4 p.m. in LINC 210. The film discussed features graphic depictions of sex and violence and may not be suitable for all audiences. The lecture is free and open to the public.

From Watchful Grasshoppers to Rat Basketball: Practices of Live Animal Display in Twentieth-Century Science Museums: Horning Lecture Series – The Body Material. Karen Rader studies the intellectual, cultural, and social history of the modern life sciences in the United States. She is currently director of the Science, Technology and Society Program and professor in the History department at Virginia Commonwealth University. Thursday, Oct. 6 at 4 p.m. MU: La Raza Room 208.

MBA Information Session. Have you been thinking about graduate school, but not sure where to start? Please join us at: Is an MBA Program a Good Option for Me? Learn How to Prepare for Graduate School. We’ll discuss the MBA program requirements and how to apply for graduate business school.  Friday, Oct. 7, 1-2 p.m. Austin Hall, Room 100.  Register at: http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9zdoWnoINYfnfWR

Core Curriculum for Managers and Supervisors: Core Curriculum is a free blended training program that includes 10-hours of prerequisite online training followed by a classroom session (one full day, followed by two ½-day classroom sessions). It prepares you to effectively supervise with greater institutional knowledge of policies, conditions of employment, legal responsibilities, and administrative procedures. You will also meet topic experts who can be a helpful resource for you. Register at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=23.

New Faculty Orientation: The Research Office will host a half day New Faculty Orientation event on Oct. 27 from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Memorial Union Horizon Room that will introduce you  to critical information, resources, and services to empower  your research, and outreach efforts. Vice President for Research, Cindy Sagers, will introduce the event and a panel discussion with distinguished research faculty will follow at 2:30pm. Refreshments will be provided. Register: https://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_beCgwsNFb9FslOR  For questions contact Jane Cigarran at jane.cigarran@oregonstate.edu .

“Welcoming Diversity: Valuing the Differences Among Us” workshop registration now open:  Join the Campus Coalition Builders for this day-long workshop on Oct. 31, 9 – 4 p.m. at La Sells Agricultural Leaders Room.  Goals include: identifying misinformation about others; learning the personal impact of incidents of discrimination; and learning how to interrupt prejudicial remarks.  No fee, Pre-registration deadline Oct. 27 to  Maleah.Harris@oregonstate.edu

News for Employees

NEW! Become a research fellow for open education: Open Oregon State, in collaboration with the OSU Ecampus Research Unit, announces an opportunity to fund a research project based on the impact of open educational resources (OER). Possible areas of research include the cost of textbooks, learning outcome achievement when open textbooks or other open materials are assigned, enrollment patterns in courses with no cost course materials, or other researcher-proposed topics. Apply online by Nov. 1.

NEW! Calling all chefs: The College of Public Health and Human Sciences and Moore Family Center for Whole Grain Foods, Nutrition and Preventive Health are accepting recipes for the 2016 GridIron Chef Contest! Do you have an original and nutritious recipe perfect for a tailgate? Enter it today and you could be crowned the 2016 GridIron Chef! Recipes will be accepted through Oct. 24. You only need to submit the recipe – not a prepared dish. Prizes include Beaver football tickets and Bob’s Red Mill prize packs and gift cards. Click here for recipe guidelines and to submit your recipe.

Monthly Emergency Preparedness Topic – Earthquakes:  Earthquakes occur daily, but are usually too deep or too small to be felt.  Experts predict that the Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake will occur within our lifetime. The projected magnitude is 9.0, with shaking lasting for 5-7 minutes. The Oregon coast will also experience a tsunami (30-40-foot wave) that follows the earthquake. Download this month’s Preparedness Topic at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/preparedness-topics.

Ecampus seeks research fellows in online education: The OSU Ecampus Research Unit supports research-based innovations in online education and aims to make significant contributions to the field of online teaching and learning research. The Research Unit seeks new partnerships with Oregon State faculty and invites you to apply to the Ecampus Research Fellows Program. The application deadline is Nov. 1. Visit the unit’s website to apply online and learn about the ongoing research projects of OSU faculty.

Notice of Availability:  Oregon State University publishes an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report 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 2015, 2014, and 2013.  A paper copy of the report is available at the Office of Human Resources, 204 Kerr Administration Building, Corvallis, OR 97331. If you prefer, you may request a copy by emailing HR.Compliance@oregonstate.edu or you may click on the following link Annual Security and Fire Safety Report to access a digital copy. This report is available without charge.  If you have any questions or would like more information please contact Steve Clark at 541.737.3808 or Steve.Clark@oregonstate.edu.

 Employee online training programs: Employee online training programs, produced by the Center for Learning and Organizational Development, are available any time and from anywhere. These training programs deliver important information of particular interest to supervisors and managers, but also helpful if you are not in a supervisory position. Topics include performance management, employee ethics, performance evaluation, workers’ compensation administration and other helpful topics. Visit http://hr.oregonstate.edu/elearning

Apply now for Ecampus professional development funds: Oregon State Ecampus invites faculty, staff and administrators to pursue professional development related to online and hybrid education. Further your professional goals while promoting effective teaching and learning in OSU’s online and hybrid courses.Funding is available for professorial faculty and professional faculty and advisors. The application deadline is Oct. 7, so learn more and apply online today.

OSU hazelnut study (Corvallis): Volunteers needed! Role of Hazelnut Consumption in Improving Micronutrient Status in Older Adults. Principal Investigator: Dr. Maret Traber, Linus Pauling Institute, OSU. If you are healthy, age 55 or older, don’t use tobacco, don’t take vitamin E and are not allergic to nuts, you may qualify to participate. Participants will eat hazelnuts daily for 16 weeks.  Contact Alexander Michels for more information: Alexander.Michels@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-8730.

Traffic and Maintenance

Hwy 20 Eddyville project update:  The highway will be closed at milepost 16.3, Saturdays through Thursday nights, 7 p.m. – 5 a.m. The highway will remain open on Fridays, through the end of October.


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

Oregon State University, College of Veterinary Medicine’s Teaching Hospital is seeking a full-time Medical Aide Supervisor position for the large and small animal reception areas. Required qualifications include 2 years of supervisory experience and 3 to 5 years progressive admin support in customer service, dispute resolution and public relations. Posting #P00648UF. This position is open until Oct. 5 but may close prior to if there is a sufficient pool of applicants.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for an Admissions Representative.  This position supports the Office of International Admissions in providing high level customer service, maintaining the standards and integrity of the Office of International Admissions, and sustaining an efficient admissions process. Closes Oct. 5. Click here for more information or to apply https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=15244&lang=en_US&source=CC3

Director of Marketing and Communications – The Division of International Programs invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Director of Marketing and Communications. Posting #P00714UF. Closes Oct. 7.

This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (approximately 32 hours per week) intermittent Food Service Worker 1 position for the Oregon 4H Conference and Education center at Oregon State University (OSU).  This position is located in Salem.  Posting P00525CT.  Closes Oct. 9.

OSU Extension Service invites applications for a part-time (approximately 18 hours per week), limited duration (approximately 9 months) appointment with the Family and Community Health (FCH) program. This position will work as a member of a regional and statewide team of Extension SNAP-Ed (affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health and Human Sciences) from the Jefferson county Extension office in Madras.  Posting #P00555CT.  Closes Oct. 10.

Student-Employer Relations Assistant– the Career Development Center in Corvallis. Invites applications for one part-time (maximum of 12 hours per week), 12-month Student- Employer Relations Assistant Post # P01354SE  Closes Oct. 11.

This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (19 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 1 position for the 4-H Tech Wizards in the Washington County Extension Office. This is a limited duration appointment expected to last approximately one year from the appointment begin date. This position will be located in Beaverton, Oregon.  Posting #P00547CT.  Closes Oct. 11.

NEW! The Student Sustainability Initiative is hiring an Administrative Assistant for the 2016-2017 school year!  The ideal candidate has strong organization skills with an interest in learning about sustainability concepts and practices. Please see the SSI website for position description at this link! Application materials can be sent to annie.kersting@oregonstate.edu by 11:59 p.m., Oct. 12.  For further inquiry or for accommodation requests please contact Annie at the email address above, or by phone at 541-737-3172.

Oregon Sea Grant Communications, based at OSU, seeks to hire a student graphic designer for up to 20 hours a week. This position will design materials that may include newsletters, graphics for web and video, marketing materials, banners, posters, handouts, brochures, publications for the OSG catalog, flyers and exhibits. Posting # P01162SE. Closes Oct. 12.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Academic Success Advisor   This position’s primary responsibility is to provide academic coaching and advising to an assigned cohort of Pathway students. For more information or to apply please follow the link:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=15564&lang=en_US&source=CC2 Apply by Oct. 12.

Accountant 1 – The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center (AMBC) invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Accountant 1 position. Posting #P00546CT. Closes Oct. 12.

Academic Advisor –  College of Engineering, School of Civil & Construction Engineering (CCE) is seeking application for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the School Head. Posting #P00740UF.  Closes Oct. 14.

EXTENDED: Instructional Designer – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for two 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 hybrid and online course design and facilitation. Posting # P00710UF. Closes Oct. 16.

The Division of Outreach & Engagement and the OSU Extension Service invites applications for a part-time (approximately 35 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1). This position will be located in Madras, Oregon.  Posting #P00536CT.  Closes Oct. 16.

Analyst-Information Systems – The Budget / Fiscal Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Analyst-Information Systems, Post # P00722UF  Closes Oct. 16.

NEW! The Department of Agricultural Education & Agricultural Sciences (in the College of Ag Science) is seeking an Administrative Manager, a full time Unclassified position. For full consideration, apply by Oct. 17; Closes Oct. 24. See http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/33086

The Department of Public Safety at Oregon State University is seeking applicants to fill a full-time, 1.0 FTE Office Specialist 2 vacancy.  Posting #P00561CT.  Closes Oct. 19.

Oregon State University’s (OSU) Extension and Experiment Station Communications unit (EESC) invites applications for an Outreach Web Developer. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the director, dependent on funding and unit staffing needs.  Posting # P00734UF. Closes Oct. 23.

NEW! Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Medical Aide, Posting #P00562CT.  Closes Oct. 25.

The Science and Math Investigative Learning Experiences (SMILE) Program is seeking a Program Coordinator. This is a full-time(1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P00730UF. For full consideration, Oct. 12. Closes Oct. 26.

This recruitment is to fill a part-time (.49 FTE) 12 month, Faculty Research Assistant position for Oregon State University Extension Service Forestry and Natural Resources Program in Lincoln County.  The position will be located in Newport.  Posting #P00744UF.  Closes Oct. 30.

The OSU Extension Service is seeking a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term (annual reappointment) Assistant Professor of Practice position. The position is stationed in the Lane County OSU Extension Office in Eugene.  Posting #P00748UF.  Closes Oct. 30.

Director of Strategic Partnerships – The College of Business invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Director of Strategic Partnerships. Posting # P00596UF. Closes Oct. 31.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – Extension Family & Community Health program invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Assistant Professor (Practice) in Social Demography position. Posting #P00606UF. Closes Nov. 1.

The Education Opportunities Program invites applications for a part-time (0.25 FTE), 9 month, Fixed-Term Writing Instructor position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P00704UF. Closes June 15, 2017.

Transcriber 1 Pool 2016/2017 – The office Disability Access Services in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.49 FTE) hourly, 12-month Transcriber 1. Post # P00597UF, Closes June 15, 2017.

Transcriber 2 Pool 2016/2017 – The office Disability Access Services in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.49 FTE) hourly, 12-month Transcriber 2, Post # P00598UF. Closes June 15, 2017.

Interpreter 1 Pool 2016/2017 – The office Disability Access Services in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.49 FTE) hourly, 12-month Interpreter 1, Post # P00599UF. Closes June 15, 2017.

Interpreter 2 Pool 2016/2017 – The office Disability Access Services in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.49 FTE) hourly, 12-month Interpreter 2, Post # P00600UF. Closes June 15, 2017.

Academic Wage (Transcribers in Training) – The Department of Disability Access Services at Oregon State University (OSU) in Corvallis invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) hourly, 9-month Academic Wage (Transcribers in Training), Post # P00140AW, Closes June 30, 2017.

Information Technology Services Student Worker: The Oregon State University Foundation is seeking an innovative Oregon State student for a paid position in Information Technology Services. The student worker will assist ITS staff with providing computer and mobile device hardware, software, and technical service to OSU Foundation and Oregon State University employees. Applicants must be familiar with but not limited to, basic troubleshooting skills, Microsoft Office, Windows operating systems, mobile devices, and audio-visual equipment. To apply, visit the OSU Foundation website at http://www.osufoundation.org/s/359/foundation/index.aspx?sid=359&gid=34&pgid=4481

Director of the Linus Pauling Institute – Oregon State University invites applicants for Director of Linus Pauling Institute. Screening of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the completion of the search process. Inquiries, nominations, referrals and CVs with cover letters should be sent via the Isaacson, Miller website for the search: www.imsearch.com/5859. Electronic submission of materials is strongly encouraged.


Corvallis: “You’ve got to continue to grow, or you’re just like last night’s corn bread-stale and dry.” ~ Loretta Lynn. Showers today, high of 62, low of 50. Chance of showers tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Showers likely today, high of 55, low of 44. Mostly sunny tomorrow.

Newport: Showers today, high of 59, low of 49. Chance of rain tomorrow.

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

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