OSU Today

Thursday, Nov. 3, 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.

Report: Video captions help virtually all students (Campus Technology)

The majority of students use video captions and video transcripts to help themselves improve focus, retain information, engage with material and improve comprehension, according to a new study from Oregon State University. However, many institutions do not offer captions or video transcripts despite a legal obligation to do so.

Hershey bar cost 2 cents when Cubs won World Series in 1908 (CNN)

A Hershey bar today costs you three times as much — $1.59 on Target’s (TGT) web site. (Thanks to Food Timeline and Oregon State University political science professor Robert Sahr for the data! Official government inflation numbers only go back to 1914!)

Network will help Oregon growers, buyers connect (Capital Press)

Forty organizations, including Oregon State University and the Oregon Food Bank, have teamed up to strengthen local food systems and connect growers who struggle to find markets with buyers who struggle to obtain healthful food.

Mental health spending nets a return by reducing jail population (Science Blog)

Jangho Yoon and Jeff Luck, professors in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at Oregon State University, looked at data from 44 states plus the District of Columbia over a nine-year period, examining the relationships among government spending on community mental health care, spending on inpatient mental health care and jail population. (see also Corrections)

OSU International Film Festival (Democrat-Herald)

Oregon State University presents its annual International Film Festival Nov. 9-15, at the Darkside Cinema, 215 S.W. Fourth St. and Whiteside Theatre, 361 S.W. Madison Ave. in Corvallis. Eighteen films from 10 countries will be shown.

If preserving Asian pears, add some acidity (Statesman Journal)

The procedure to acidify home-canned Asian pears is simple. Simply add 1 tablespoon bottled lemon juice per pint jar at the time of filling with hot preserves. Or add 2 tablespoons per quart. Process as you would regular pears. This advice is based on research conducted by fruit experts with Oregon State University’s Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center.

James and the Giant Peach at OSU Theatre (Corvallis Advocate)

Oregon State University Theatre begins its 2016-’17 fall season tonight at 7:30 p.m. with David Wood’s adaptation of Roald Dahl’s timeless children’s novel, James and the Giant Peach. This theater season’s theme is “Devising Our Dreams: Metamorphosis.” (see also Gazette-Times)

Today

Conservation Science webinar: Climate-Smart Seedlot Selection Tool: Reforestation and Restoration for the 21st Century, presented by Glenn Howe (OSU) and Brad St.Clair (USFS). Nov. 3, 10 a.m. CBI staff Nikolas Stevenson-Molnar (tool developer), Brendan Ward (project manager), and Dominique Bachelet (project PI), have been collaborating with forest geneticists from the US Forest Service (Brad St. Clair) and Oregon State University (Glenn Howe) to develop a climate-smart seedlot selection tool (SST). The project’s main objective is to produce an interactive mapping application that will help forest managers match seedlots with planting sites.

Contemplative Studies; At the Nov. 3 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, John Edwards, School of Physiological Sciences, will discuss “Contemplative Studies at OSU”. 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.  Contact Justin Fleming at the Motor Pool by Monday, October 31 to reserve a lunch or to secure your spot, 541-737-7086.

The Malheur Story: From Marshland to Dust Bowl to Restoration: Hear Bill Robbins, Distinguished Emeritus Professor of History, talk about the rich history of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge while illustrating the region’s fragile beauty with early archival films and photographs.   Presented as a part of the Collections at the Center series. Thursday Nov. 3, 4-6 p.m., 5th Floor SCARC Reading Room in the Valley Library.

NEW! Perspectives on policing: OSU students, faculty, and staff to are invited to participate in a silent conversation activity that will provide folk with an opportunity to share, reflect, connect experiences and perspectives on policing in our community, Nov. 3 from 4- 5:30 p.m. at the Asian Pacific Cultural Center. Participants will be provide with  markers and paper provided to respond to the prompt, read others responses, connect ideas, respond to others writing, or ask your own questions. The silent conversation is the starting point of our three part series of programs sponsored by Diversity & Cultural Engagement (DCE), Corvallis Police Department, and other departments on campus.

Town Hall to Prevent High-Risk Drinking: Join OSU faculty, student leaders, and County staff to discuss the issue of high-risk alcohol use in our community. Frances Harding, from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, will discuss how communities and universities can work together to address this issue. Nov. 3, 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Club Level of Reser Stadium.

Women in leadership lecture. Patty Bedient, former CFO and executive vice president for Weyerhaeuser Co. will speak on “Diversity & Decision Making: The Importance of Women in the Boardroom” as part of the Endowed Susan J. McGregor Memorial Lecture on Women’s Leadership for OSU’s College of Business. She’ll speak on Nov. 3 from 7- 8 p.m. in The LaSells Stewart Center.

“James and the Giant Peach:” A theatrical adaptation of Roald Dalh’s delightfully surreal children’s novel will run at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3-5 and Nov. 12; and at 2 p.m. Nov. 12-13 on the Withycombe Hall Main Stage theatre.

Upcoming events

NEW! Music a la Carte: Music a la Carte presents “From Bach to Broadway” with Craig Hanson (piano) and Mark Bacon (trumpet) at noon on Nov. 4 in the Memorial Union Lounge. Free and open to the public, no tickets are required to attend this performance. For accommodations relating to a disability, please call 541-737-4671.

NEW! Fall Sing: Music at Oregon State University presents Fall Sing featuring the OSU Meistersingers, Bella Voce, the OSU Chamber Choir and special guest soprano Laurel Mehaffey ’13 at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 4, in the Memorial Union Lounge. Free and open to the public, no tickets are required to attend this performance. For accommodations relating to a disability, please call 541-737-4671.

NEW! Oregon Sea Grant’s Scholars Day Symposium: The public is invited to attend Oregon Sea Grant’s Scholars Day Symposium in the Memorial Union’s Asian/Pacific-American room (206) on Nov. 9 from 1:30-4:15 p.m. Graduate and undergraduate students supported by Oregon Sea Grant will talk about their research and outreach on marine and coastal topics. The event is free. Contact: Haley.Epperly@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.

Beaver Open House: An open house program for prospective students, will be in the Memorial Union and LaSells Stewart Center on Saturday, Nov. 5. There will be approximately 800 visitors on campus, which may impact parking and retail food locations.  Please welcome visitors you interact with during their time on campus.

Sessions with President Ray: Two small group sessions with President Ray and faculty (academic, research and professional) are scheduled from Nov. 8 from 1-2:30 p.m. and Nov. 21 from 10-11:30 a.m.. This is an opportunity for the President to hear what faculty are thinking and experiencing; faculty are encouraged to speak freely. If you’d like an issue clarified, or wish to confirm a rumor, this is the place to do it! If you wish to attend, please, please register online at https://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6oojoiI5Mhz2uHj.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! University Research Computing Seminar: Kristi Potter of the University of Oregon will speak on “Visualization Practice: Forwarding Research Across Campus”, 2-3 p.m., Monday, Nov. 7, in Kidder 202. She’ll explore how visualization facilities communication throughout the research process, her collaborations with faculty at Oregon, as well as her own efforts in visualization research. This will be streamed at: http://live.oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Brad Buckley, associate professor in the Department of Biology at Portland State University will present a seminar, “Life in the Freezer: Cellular Responses to Temperature Stress in Antarctic Fishes” on Monday, Nov. 7, 3:30 p.m., ALS 4001.

NEW! Jewish Life and Litigation in the Colonial Courts of Medieval Crete: A Research Fellow Lecture by Rena Lauer. Despite ostensible rabbinic prohibitions against suing fellow Jews in secular court, the Jews of late medieval Venetian Crete regularly sued co-religionists in the island’s colonial judiciary. This talk focuses on the most unlikely litigants of all—the very leaders of the Jewish community’s corporate organization—who chose to subject their insider politics to Venetian adjudication. Nov. 7,  4 p.m. Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson Ave.

NEW! Freedom of Expression: On Nov. 17, Oregon State will host a panel discussion entitled “Freedom of Expression and OSU.” The discussion will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Memorial Union Horizon Room and will be facilitated by Christopher McKnight Nichols, associate professor of history within the College of Liberal Arts, who is a nationally noted expert on U.S. political history. For more on OSU’s new Freedom of Expression document: http://oregonstate.edu/dept/ncs/lifeatosu/2016/8782/

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, Nov. 4, 2 – 3 p.m. Austin Hall, Room 126. Register at: http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6mmaQP74d7Llq1D

Morocco and the Holocaust: King Mohammed V and the Jews during World War II, Lecture by Daniel Schroeter. King Mohammed V is commemorated in Morocco for having protected his Jewish subjects during World War II.  What was the role of the Muslim ruler when the French colonial government of Morocco implemented the Nazi inspired anti-Jewish laws of Vichy France? Why is King Mohammed V honored in Morocco and venerated by hundreds of thousands of Moroccan Jews in Israel and throughout their dispersion for having saved Jews during the Holocaust? Friday, Nov. 4, 4 p.m. MU Room 104: Journey.

OSU’s PHP and MySQL Online Coding Boot Camp Starts Nov. 7.  Amazing opportunity to learn how to code interactive web elements from a pro – flexible, affordable online format. Register now.

Oregon NASA Space Grant Consortium 2016 Student Symposium: OSGC will host the 2016 Student Symposium on Thursday, Nov. 10, 9 am.-5 p.m. at the LaSells Stewart Center. OSGC funded students who were awarded fellowships, NASA internships, undergraduate research scholarships, and team research experience awards will present their research projects via posters and presentations. The event is free and open to the public. For more information go to: http://spacegrant.oregonstate.edu/oregon-nasa-space-grant-student-symposium.

Field notes from Critical Information Studies (and What Can We Learn from Google Glass): In this workshop, Safiya Umoja Noble from the UCLA Department of Information Studies will discuss the importance of the digitally-enabled academic-activist community to offer models of intervention and resistance through research, practice and teaching. Wednesday, Nov. 16, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., KEC 1005.  Pre-registration required: http://osuvalleylibrary.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_aYkZ9P3on6nyqbj.

Challenging Algorithms of Oppression: Black Annihilation and the Internet : Safiya Umoja Noble will discuss the importance of the academic-activist scholarly community to offer models of intervention through research and teaching, and the importance of examining the consequences and affordances of information and technology projects. Wednesday, Nov. 16, 3:30-5 p.m., in the Valley Library Rotunda.

Take Note 

NEW! Learning Innovation Grants available: Applications for the 2016-2017 Learning Innovation Grants are now being accepted. These grants support projects that deploy technology in ways that improve student learning. The maximum award for Individual Grants is $10,000; applications are due Dec. 2. The maximum award for Scaled Grants (multi-departmental teams) is $100k; project descriptions are due Nov. 18, with full proposals due Dec. 16.  For more information and application materials, please visit: http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/tech-funding/learning-innovation-grant. An information session will be held Tuesday, Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., and Wednesday, Nov. 9, 12:30-1:30 p.m., in Kidder 202. Attendance is recommended if you are considering submitting a proposal.

NEW! Food drive: Though hunger knows no season, food scarcity can be particularly problematic in the Winter months. The OSU Forensics Team is again hosting their annual “COMMunity” Food Drive, benefitting the Linn-Benton Food Share. Throughout the month of November there will be a donation bin in the lobby of Shepard Hall. All donations benefit families and students in the greater Corvallis community. Last year Forensics collected nearly a ton of food, and the team hopes it can exceed that amount this year. For more information, contact Mark Porrovecchio, mark.porrovecchio@oregonstate.edu.

Joy Drive: The Childcare & Family Resource’s Joy Drive pairs OSU sponsoring departments/individuals with OSU students who have children and are in need of help creating a joyful winter holiday season. If you or your department are interested in participating in this year’s Joy Drive please indicate the size of the family (number of children) you would like to sponsor (as a reference, the average number of gifts for each child last year was 5 low to moderate price gifts).  Please respond no later than Nov. 9 to familyresources@oregonstate.edu.

Confluence: Check out the latest issue of Oregon Sea Grant’s newsletter, Confluence. The issue includes articles on the presence of an anti-diabetic drug in the Columbia River;  guidelines for whale watching; watershed education for kids; the simulation of tsunami evacuation strategies; the absence of hypoxia in Coos Bay; and STEM opportunities that prepare students for high-tech jobs.

Monthly Emergency Preparedness Topic – Preparedness Kits  Preparedness kits help bridge the emergency or disaster until normalcy can be restored. Kit recommendations range from 24 hours to 72 hours to 7 days, from personal to vehicle to workplace and household sizes.  Help someone start their lifelong preparedness with a Preparedness Kit gift.  Purchase the container (backpack, rolling bag, etc.), add one or two items to give the kit a start, add this preparedness list, and talk to them about preparedness.  Download this month’s Preparedness Topic at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/preparedness-topics.

Jobs

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

Employee & Labor Relations Coordinator – The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term Employee & Labor Relations Coordinator. Posting # P00808UF. Closes Nov. 3.

The Office of Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking a Procurement Contract Officer. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director.  Posting # P00801UF. Closes Nov. 3.

Student Clerical – The Office of University Administrative Business Center (UABC) is seeking to fill 3 part-time Student Clerical position. Post # P01499SE. Closing date Nov. 4.

Sous Chef.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term position as Sous Chef.  Posting # P00815UF.  Closes Nov. 5.

Oregon State University, College of Veterinary Medicine’s Teaching Hospital is seeking two full-time Medical Aide positions in Small and Large Animal Receptions. Posting #P00590CT. Closes Nov. 6.

Student Information Technology (Library Study Room Intern) – LEAD (Library Experience and Access Department) at the Valley Library is seeking student applicants for a part-time (up to 20 hours a week) paid internship to evaluate space use. This position is research intensive and requires critical thinking and evidence-based reasoning skills. Posting #P01487SE. Closes Nov. 6.

The Office of the Registrar is seeking an Assistant to the Registrar. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Registrar. Posting # P00806UF. Closes Nov. 6.

Food Service Worker 3 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for four full-time, 10-month, Foods Service Worker 3 positions.  Posting # P00584CT.  Closes Nov. 7.

Information Services at Oregon State University (OSU) is seeking one full-time Equipment System Specialist (ESS), Competency Level 1.  This is a limited duration appointment expected to last approximately 3 to 9 months from the appointment begin date. Posting number: P00596CT.  Closes Nov. 7.

Administrative & Finance Manager; MMI– The Marine Mammal Institute in Newport, Oregon invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month position. Posting #P00777UF.  Full consideration Nov. 6. Closes Nov. 13.

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 Nov. 6.

The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications for an Animal Attendant in the Small Animal Hospital on Nov. 8.  Interested parties should apply to posting #P00588CT no later than midnight on Nov. 7.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Director of Finance & Operations, Posting #P00772Uf.  Closes Nov. 7.

NEW! Campus Security/Public Safety Officer: OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Campus Security/Public Safety Officer.   Posting # P00599CT.  The full consideration date is Nov. 8. Closes Nov. 25.

RepublishedPayroll Technician-– The Office of Business Affairs is seeking to fill full time 1.0 FTE, 12 months hourly Payroll Technician position. Post ing # P00574CT. Closing date Nov. 8.

Assistant Director – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Assistant Director to work on exciting new online education research projects related to topics such as adult learners and access to, quality of, and administrative best practices for distance education. The successful applicant will specialize in quantitative research skills, and be able to work both independently and in diverse collaborative teams. Posting # P00793UF. Closes Nov. 8.

Assistant/Associate Professor – Management.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Cascades Campus (Tenure Home in Corvallis) position as an Assistant or Associate Professor – Management.  Posting # P00767UF.  Full Consideration date is Nov. 11. Closes Nov. 14.

Assistant/Associate Professor – Operations.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Cascades Campus (Tenure Home in Corvallis) position as an Assistant or Associate Professor – Operations.  Posting # P00766UF.  Full Consideration date is Nov. 11. Closes Nov. 14.

Student Project Assistant – OSU Extended Campus is looking for a part-time, maximum 20 hours per week, Student Project Assistant to support Open Oregon State, researching materials to be used for courses and open educational resources that are offered for free and used by students, teachers, and researchers to share and use for educational purposes. Posting # P01468SE. Closes Nov. 13.

Accountant 1 – The Auxiliary & Activates Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Accountant 1. Posting # P00601CT. Closes Nov. 14.

Director of the Center for the Humanities – The Vice President for Research invites applications for a part-time (0.50 FTE), 9-month, tenured administrator. Applicants must be an Associate or Full Professor with tenure at OSU and hold a PhD or terminal degree in the humanities. Posting #P00824UF. Closes Nov. 14.

Human Resources Technician – The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center (AMBC) invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Human Resources Technician position located in Newport, Oregon. Posting #P00820UF. Closes Nov. 14.

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 Nov. 15.

Information Technology Consultant, competency level 2– The Career Development Center’s Communications and Marketing in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Information Technology Consultant, competency level 2. Posting # P00606CT . Closes Nov. 16

Instructor – Accounting.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed term position as an Accounting Instructor.  Posting # P00769UF.  Full Consideration Nov. 17. Closes Nov. 20.

Instructor – Management.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed term position as a management and entrepreneurship Instructor.  Posting # P00768UF.  Full Consideration Nov 17. Closes Nov. 20.

Instructor – Accounting (Tax).  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed term position as an Accounting (Tax) Instructor.  Posting # P00770UF.  Full Consideration Nov 17. Closes Nov. 20.

Director of Student Conduct and Community Standards– The Student Conduct and Community Standards (SCCS) in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary Director of Student Conduct and Community Standards, Post # P00802UF  Closes Nov. 27.

NEW! Student Technical Assistant– Aquaculture invites student applications for a part-time Student Technical Assistant (Research Support) position for the Aquaculture CRSP department at Oregon State University. Posting #P01462SE. Closes Nov. 30.

NEW! Research Associate, Post-doctoral: The Cooperative Institute for Marine Resources Studies at Hatfield Marine Science Center invites applications for a full-time, 12-month Research Associate to develop short-term forecast models of Pacific hake (Merluccius productus) habitat distribution based on in situ observations of ocean conditions.   Posting #P00813UF. Closes Nov 30.

Assistant Dean of Student Life – The Office of Student Life invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12- month Assistant Dean of Student Life position. Post # P00826UF. Closing date Nov. 30.

The Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Assistant Professor of Practice position.  This position will be located in Central Point, Oregon.  Posting P00816UF.  Closes Dec. 9.

PACE Enrollment Student Employee – Professional and Continuing Education is looking for a part-time, maximum 20 hours per week, Enrollment Student Employee who is detail oriented and has excellent communication skills, to provide administrative and enrollment support to the PACE Enrollment team. Posting # P01388SE. Closes Dec. 16.

The Extension Family and Community Health Program invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, Assistant Professor of Practice position. This position is located in McMinnville. Reappointment is at the discretion of the of the Regional Administrator and the Family and Community Health Program Leader.  Posting # P00782UF.  Closes Dec. 19.  Full consideration Nov. 18.

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.

Telefund & Student-Based Programs Manager: The OSU Foundation is searching for a proven leader to manage our Telefund & Student-Based programs.  In partnership with the Senior Associate Director of Annual Giving Programs, this position oversees student supervisors and a team of 40-60 student callers, and helps develop and implement program solicitation strategies. To learn more about this position and to apply, visit http://www.osufoundation.org.

Assistant Director, Regional Programs – 2 Openings: The Oregon State University Foundation has two openings for Assistant Director, Regional Programs.  These are entry-level fundraising position.  One position will be based in Corvallis, Oregon and will serve the California region, and the second position will be based in Portland, Oregon and will serve the greater Portland area.  To apply visit:  Http://www.osufoundation.org.

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

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

Weather

Corvallis: “Our memory is a more perfect world than the universe: it gives back life to those who no longer exist.” ~ Guy de Maupassant. Patchy fog then mostly sunny, high of 62, low of 47. Mostly sunny Friday.

Central Oregon: Mostly sunny, high of 60, low of 39. Mostly sunny tomorrow.

Newport: Mostly sunny, high of 59, low of 51. Mostly sunny tomorrow.

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

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