OSU Today

Friday, Oct. 7, 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.

Oregon State hosting lecture series to celebrate Star Trek’s 50th anniversary (Oregonian)

Oregon State will host a lecture series this fall to celebrate Star Trek’s 50th anniversary. The science fiction television show and movie franchise is also the centerpiece of a philosophy course offered in Corvallis.

Textbook affordability and accessibility helps students succeed (LIFE@OSU)

As part of its ongoing efforts to increase textbook affordability for Oregon State University students, the OSU Beaver Store is supporting OSU’s open textbook initiative by distributing freely-available open source textbooks on its digital e-commerce platform.

Vaccination timing key to respiratory disease prevention (Western Producer)

A study conducted at Oregon State University and published in the upcoming edition of the Journal of Animal Science examined the impact that the timing of vaccination for respiratory disease can make on the antibody response and performance of feedlot cattle. The study involved only 69 Angus-Hereford cross calves that weighed about 475 pounds at the beginning of the study.

Tourism expert hired for Oregon Coast (Bandon Western World)

Oregon Sea Grant and the Oregon State University Extension Service have hired an outdoor recreation expert from Texas to boost tourism along Oregon’s southern coast.

How to make the most of conferences (Inside Higher Ed)

A piece by Danielle Marias is a Ph.D. candidate in Forest Ecosystems and Society at Oregon State University.

OSU-Cascades bike share program will expand (My Central Oregon)

The bike sharing program rolled out by OSU-Cascades last month is shifting into high gear with plans to expand to two new locations on Bend’s west side.


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: 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.

Beaver Classic Cheese Sales: Come purchase your favorite Beaver Classic Cheeses. Take home some of our new flavors…Porter Soaked, Hard Cider Soaked or Pinot Soaked Cheddars. Or our newest Award Winner…Smoked Cheddar – American Cheese Society 3rd Place 2016. Fridays 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Withycombe 159. For more information robin.frojen@oregonstate.edu

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.

OSU Disability Network: George Estreich will present, “An Open Letter to Medical Students: Down Syndrome, Paradox, and Medicine” Friday, Oct. 7, from noon to 1 p.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.

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.

NEW! Ecology, Evolution and Conservation of Forest Biodiversity Seminar: Jerry Franklin will discuss ecological forest management. Franklin helped draft the Northwest Forest Plan. A brown-bag lunch is open to students and faculty on Friday, Oct. 7 from 12:30-2 p.m. in Richardson 107. The seminar will take place at 3 p.m. in LINC 302. For more information contact thomas.stokely@oregonstate.edu.

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

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.

SPARK reception: A reception to celebrate the launch of Oregon State University’s yearlong series of events to elevate the relationship between the arts and science. SPARK is a year to provoke new questions, ignite the imagination and shape the landscape of art and science. Live music, new artwork, prize drawings, food and more. 4-6 p.m., Oct. 7, LInC Building third floor.


NEW! OSU Football vs. California Saturday (Oct. 8, 6 p.m. kickoff)At 7 a.m. this Saturday, several campus parking lots are reserved for the football game. Please see the attached map to see which lots (colored orange) are affected. These lots will be cleared for donors and any car left will be towed at the owners expense. Thank you for your assistance and understanding. Go Beavers The same will apply to all remaining home games. You may park your car in other non-donor lots if you need to leave it or are working that day.


OSU Bands: The Oregon State University band program will celebrate its 125th anniversary with a concert at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9, in the Austin Auditorium at The LaSells Stewart Center, 875 S.W. 26th St., Corvallis. Five guest conductors will join OSU Director of Bands Chris Chapman and the OSU Wind Ensemble on the first half of the concert. After conducting a traditional season-opening performance of the “Star Spangled Banner,” Chapman will relinquish the stage to retired OSU band director James Douglass.

Upcoming events

NEW! Indigenous Peoples’ Day: Honoring the history and living legacies of the first peoples of the Americas. Come join us for the resigning of the proclamation for Indigenous People’s Day in Corvallis. Light refreshments are provided. Oct. 10, 4-6 p.m., Native American Longhouse Eena Haws. Contact Luhui Whitebear-Cupp with any questions at 541-737-9036 or luhui.whitebear-cupp@oregonstate.edu.  Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1792746190971243/

NEW! Memorial for Geoffrey Brooks: Please join us as we celebrate the wonderful legacy of our friend, colleague, and long-term member of the President’s Board of Visitors, Geoffrey Brooks who passed away on May 26, 2016.  A dedication program will take place Oct. 11, 3 – 5 p.m. in the Lonnie B. Harris Black Cultural Center of Oregon State University, 100 SW Memorial Place. Following the sharing of memories by family, friends and colleagues, a plaque in Geoffrey’s honor will be unveiled. For more information: Angelo.Gomez@oregonstate.edu

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.

 Kristin Berger & Scot Siegel: Poets will read from their new poetry books Oct. 10, 7 p.m., Grass Roots Books & Music. Kristin Berger’s “How Light Reaches Us” is a finely woven, image-rich exploration of self and landscape that gets to the very core of what poetry is about: language borrowed from the land, yet language of a voice so true that there could be none other.  In “Constellation of Extinct Stars,” Scot Siegel’s poems have an ambidextrous quality, ready to pivot deftly from history to imagined history, from biography to prophecy Sponsored by the Spring Creek Project.

Corvallis-OSU Symphony Orchestra will present “From Stage to Screen”; a set of Broadway show tunes featuring Katie Smith, vocalist, the OSU Meistersingers Men’s Chorus, and the OSU Bella Voce Women’s Chorus, plus Rossini’s William Tell Overture and Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet Overture. Sunday, Oct. 16, 3 p.m., at The LaSells Stewart Center. Show valid student ID for free admission. www.cosusymphony.org

Lectures and Webinars

NEW! Chilean forest talk: Rodrigo Mujica, Vice Director of the Insituto Forestal INFOR in Chile (Chile’s national forest research body), will give a seminar entitled:  “ The Chilean Forest Sector:  An Overview and Current Challenges”.  Tuesday, Oct. 11, 11 a.m. to noon in Richardson Hall 107.  Mujica is part of a delegation from Chile composed mostly of managers or consultants to small forest and timber production companies, here to learn more about the management of forest resources for high value products.

NEW! The Cultural and Technological Impact of Star Trek:  As part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, the Anarres Project presents Randall Milstein (OSU Honors College and College of Science) discussing the cultural and technological impact the series has had on society and everday life. Tuesday, Oct. 11, 4 p.m., in Learning Innovation Center 368.

Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Douglas Warrick, associate professor in the department of Integrative Biology will present a seminar, “The Slow Turning of Fast Turning and of its Study” on Monday, Oct. 10, 3:30 p.m. The seminar will be held in ALS 4001. It is free, open to the public and refreshments will be served prior.

Porcelain Stories: Chinese Blue-and-White Around the World:  Robert Finlay, courtesy history faculty, OSU School of History, Philosophy, and Religion, and author of “The Pilgrim Art: Cultures of Porcelain in World History, “will discuss how porcelain and its imitations yield the earliest and most extensive material evidence for cultural contact on a global scale in the opening guest lecture at the Center for the Humanities, Monday, Oct. 10, at 4 p.m. Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson Ave. The lecture will be followed by a reception from 5-7 p.m.

Discussion about mobile devices: Chris Sanchez, Judgment and Reading on Mobile Devices, Oct. 10, 4-5 pm in Reed 111.

Corvallis Science Pub: From rhetoric about putting “America First” to arguments about the founding of NATO, global concerns are playing a prominent role in this year’s presidential elections. At the Corvallis Science Pub on Oct. 10, Christopher McKnight Nichols will put these issues into a historical context. The concept of a grand strategy — an ambitious organizing principle for the exercise of global power — provides one way to understand how such issues affect our political discourse, says Nichols, an OSU historian and member of the Council on Foreign Relations. The Science Pub is free and open to the public. It begins at 6 p.m. at the Old World Deli.

Open Education Day: Join Oregon State’s efforts to make college more affordable for students Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center. OSU faculty members will discuss their successes using open textbooks and other open educational resources (OER). Learn to find, use, adapt and create a variety of freely accessible learning opportunities for your students. Includes lunch, activities and a keynote by Rajiv Jhangiani, Ph.D., a renowned open textbook advocate from Kwantlen Polytechnic University. Register by Oct. 11.

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.

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

University Health & Safety Committee: Did you know that you can access OSU’s University Health & Safety Committee online at http://oregonstate.edu/ehs/casc, including past meeting minutes, information on how to contact a committee member, and a link to report safety concerns online. The University Health and Safety Committee also wants to promote enrolling in OSU Alerts to receive emergency information notices. For more information on how to sign up for OSU Alerts, please visit http://oregonstate.edu/helpdocs/safety-and-security/osu-alert

Panda Express: Panda Express will be re-opening on Friday, Oct. 7 at 3 p.m. Normal hours resume on Saturday.  Check the Food @OSU calendar for complete hours of all UHDS and MU Retail Foodservice locations.

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.

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.

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.

Traffic and Maintenance

U.S. 20 to Newport open Oct. 5 through Oct. 9 due to weather: U.S. 20 will be open to traffic due to rain hampering construction activities. Closures are planned to resume on Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. On most days, 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.

NEW! Student Assistant: Interactive Media & Video: The OSU Foundation seeks an energetic and creative Oregon State student with a passion for visual storytelling to join our communications team as an assistant in interactive media and video. This paid student position provides the opportunity to increase your knowledge of interactive communications while building your professional portfolio. Assignments will include creating videos and animated graphics as well as managing digital assets. In general, assignments will tell the story of how donor support enables amazing things to happen at OSU—from creating scholarships, to recruiting top faculty, to building new facilities—and ultimately makes the world a better place. 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 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.

Academic Advisor –  College of Engineering, School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering is seeking applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. This is an internal employment opportunity. Reappointment is at the discretion of the School Head. Posting #P00716UF.  Closes Oct. 9.

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.

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.

NEW! Student IT Web Services Assistant – The Office of Enrollment Management invites work study eligible students to apply for a part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week) Student Information Technology position.  This is an opportunity to help support the web needs of Admissions, Financial Aid, PreCollege, and the Registrar in the Enrollment Management department. A successful candidate will gain valuable experience and exposure to apply to their career goals in web development.  Posting # P01373SE.  Closes Oct. 14.

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.

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.

NEW! Office Specialist 2 – The New Student Programs & Family Outreach in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Office Specialist 2, Post # P00571CT. Full consideration date Oct. 20. Closes Oct. 21.

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.

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.

NEW! OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a F/T position as Assistant or Associate Professor of Counselor Education.  Posting #P00745UF.  Full consideration date is Oct. 29. Closes Nov. 1.

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: “Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. ‘Cause that’s all that matters in the end.”~ Kris Kristofferson. Rain and then a chance of rain after 11 a.m., high of 66, low of 53. Partly to mostly sunny this weekend.

Central Oregon: Slight chance of rain and then mostly sunny, high of 66, low of 50. Mostly sunny for Saturday and Sunday.

Newport: Rain and then chance of rain, high of 60, low of 54. Chance of rain Saturday before becoming partly sunny through Sunday.

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

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