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Friday, Oct. 6, 2017

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.

Scientists warn of ‘hypoxia season,’ threatening ocean life off Oregon (Portland Business Journal)

“It’s been much more prevalent over the past 15 or so years,” Oregon State University marine ecologist Francis Chan said in a news release Thursday. “It’s like a special season out there in mid- to late-summer that we can’t see, but is very important. On land, we get smoke and fires. In the ocean, it’s dead crabs.” (see also KTVZ)

Why does this famous protector of trees now want to cut some down? (Science)

Norm Johnson, a forest economist at Oregon State University (OSU) in Corvallis and a member of the gang, says Franklin blended scientific savvy with persuasion. “Once Franklin believes in something, you can’t get him off it,” Johnson says. “He’s the best salesman in the world.”

Scientists to granting agencies: ‘Transformative’ research unrealistic to predict (Laboratory Magazine)

Research-funding agencies that require scientists to declare at the proposal stage how their projects will be “transformative” may actually be hindering discovery, according to a study by Oregon State University ecologists.

Imagine getting your room service from a robot (KTVZ)

A robot named “Relay” is expected to attract more than 100 hospitality executives from around the state when it makes its Central Oregon debut at an event hosted by Oregon State University–Cascades on Monday evening.

Nation’s largest ‘mass timber’ building under construction in Oregon (Capital Press)

Oregon State University’s forestry and engineering programs have partnered with the University of Oregon’s architecture program to form the TallWood Design Institute at OSU.

Put row crops to bed for the winter (Capital Press)

By the end of harvest most farmers are out of gas. “They get really tired of farming by the end of the harvest,” said Ed Peachey, weed scientist and vegetable specialist with Oregon State University’s Horticulture Department, “but there are a few things to do before the fall rains start that can make farming easier in the future.”

Marine corps jazz orchestra to perform at OSU (Gazette-Times)

The Oregon State University School of Arts and Communication hosts the United States Marine Corps Jazz Orchestra for a concert Friday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis.

OSU Fairbanks Gallery presents ‘Spectacle’ photo exhibit (Gazette-Times)

An exhibition of photographs titled “Spectacle,” by artists Nicole Jean Hill and Alexis Pike, will be on display through Oct. 21 in Oregon State University’s Fairbanks Gallery, 220 SW 26th St., Corvallis.

Compost controversy over plant-based plastics (KOIN)

A compost controversy is underway in Corvallis. The town’s trash collection company says it will no longer accept plant-based plastic silverware and cups because they aren’t breaking down fast enough. It’s a product many businesses use to be eco-friendly, including Oregon State University.

OSU introduces kids to Wood Magic (Gazette-Times)

Michelle Maller, who organizes the event for OSU’s Department of Wood Science and Engineering, said about 1,100 kids attended the event, which ran Tuesday to Thursday. The program dates back 17 years, Maller said.

What’s the best grass seed for Portland lawns? Ask an Expert (Oregonian)

Hard to believe, but fall is here. What’s up in your garden? Got questions? Get answers from Ask an Expert, an online question-and-answer tool from Oregon State University’s Extension Service. OSU Extension faculty and Master Gardeners reply to queries within two business days, usually less.


NEW! Beaver Classic Cheese: Beaver Classic Cheese Sales will be at the MU at Pangea today, Oct.6 from 10:30 a.m.- 2 p.m.. Pangea will also be featuring a grilled cheese sandwich made with Beaver Classic Smoked Cheddar – American Cheese Society 3rd Place Winner for Smoked Cheddar.

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 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

OSU Anthropology Lecture Series: Quentin Mackie, associate professor of Anthropology at the University of Victoria, will give a lecture titled, “Recent Archaeological Research on Ancient Coastlines of British Columbia.”  Mackie will speak on Oct. 6 from noon to 12:50 p.m. in Waldo Hall Room 201A. This event is part of the Anthropology Program’s “Tan Sack” Lecture Series.  Questions? Contact: drew.gerkey@oregonstate.edu

Music a la Carte: OSU Music faculty members Becky Jeffers and Angela Carlson perform a Four-Hand Piano recital featuring works by Weber, Slavicky, Dvorak and Leroy Anderson. Friday, Oct. 6 at noon in the Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 SW Jefferson Way. Free.

Ecology and Conservation of Biodiversity Seminar: Amanda Rodewald, director of Conservation Science at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, will speak on “Altered species interactions in cities and the role of anthropogenic inputs” on Friday Oct. 6, at 3-4 p.m., in LINC 302.

Goat Health and Nutrition Workshop: Basic health topics including diseases to be aware of, vaccinations and hoof health.  Nutritive values of feeds including browse, hay, grains, and protein & mineral supplements.  Poisonous plants for goats and methods for weed management. Friday, Oct. 6,  5:30-8:30 p.m. Creswell Community Center (99 N. 1st St, Creswell, OR 97426)  $15/individual $25/ two farm partners: Registration Required

Faculty/Staff Friday: Oregon State Volleyball returns to Gill Coliseum for the first time in five weeks this Friday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. Faculty and staff receives $5 tickets with a valid OSU ID.

USMC Jazz Orchestra: The OSU School of Arts and Communication welcomes the top jazz ensemble from the U.S. Marine Corps in a rare visit to the Pacific Northwest. Big Band favorites, cutting edge jazz and more! Friday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. in the Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 SW Jefferson Way. Free.


Reformation Hymn Fest – Called, Gathered, Enlightened, Inspired. Featuring: Paul Klemme, music director, St. Paul Episcopal Church, Salem. Jim Davidson, music director, First United Methodist Church, Corvallis. Christopher Buckley, music director Grace Lutheran Church, Corvallis; brass choir with tympani; and chorus. Refreshments follow program. Free and open to the public. Sunday, Oct. 8, 3 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 1165 NW Monroe Ave. Corvallis. FMI, please visit Reformation 500.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Vietnam and the Arts: A panel and preview of the PBS documentary series The Vietnam War. Join the School of Writing, Literature, and Film for an exclusive screening of a thirty-minute trailer and overview of the eighteen-hour series. The screening will be followed by a panel and Q&A featuring Charlie Haughey, whose 3000 photographs captured the experience of the soldiers in his division and the lives of the citizens they encountered. Robert Santelli (Executive Director of the GRAMMY Museum and Director of Popular Music, OSU) will discuss the representation of the war in music of the sixties. Jon Lewis (Distinguished Professor of Film Studies, OSU) will discuss the war as it has been portrayed on the screen. And Larry Rodgers (Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Professor of English, OSU) will detail how the Vietnam War became a literary subject. Oct. 10, 7-9 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center.

Science Success Center Open for Business: Join us for the grand opening of our Science Success Center in the College of Science that offers an inclusive science resource center where students and faculty can make connections to enhance their lives academically, socially, professionally, and personally. The Open House is Monday, Oct.  9, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Kidder Hall, room 109.

Charlene Alexander Welcome Reception: A reception welcoming Charlene Alexander, new Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer with the Office of Institutional Diversity, will be held from 3 – 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 10 in the Student Experience Center (SEC 112). All members of OSU and the broader community are invited to enjoy desserts, beverages, and to meet Charlene. For more information or questions, please contact University Events events@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-4717.

Homecoming Showcase: OSU150 kicked off with the first festival this summer and there’s much more to come!  Join us next for the Homecoming Showcase, Friday, Oct. 13 from 1 – 6 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the lobby of Gill Coliseum.  Explore history, as well as what colleges are up to.  Pick up a copy of “A School for the People – a photographic history of Oregon State University” and “The People’s School:  A history of Oregon State University” from OSU Press, explore the Oral History Project and get earn your chocolate coin from the OSU150 table.  Learn more at OSU150.org

Get your flu vaccine and help us build herd immunity at OSU. Faculty, staff and students are eligible! Bring your ID and insurance card and wear short sleeves if possible. Many insurance plans are accepted. Cash price is $30. All flu clinics will be held in the MU Journey Room from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. on the following dates: Thurs., Oct. 19; Wed., Oct. 25; and Tues., Nov. 7. Protect the Herd! Get your flu shot. Sponsored by PEBB.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! Tuesday Teaching Talks: Join colleagues and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) in a certificated series of teaching workshops. Attend one, some, or all. On Oct. 10, we will learn about various approaches for collecting, analyzing, and engaging in mid-course Student Feedback & Responsive Teaching. This 90-minute workshop will be facilitated twice in Milam 215 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. No need to register – just come on by! Learn more here. Contact us here

NEW! Department of Integrative Biology Special Seminar: Jon Witman, Professor of Biology, Brown University  will present a seminar, “Towards an Integration of Scale and Complexity in Marine Ecology: Examples from the Galápagos Rocky Subtidal” on Tuesday, Oct. 10 at noon. The seminar will be held in ALS 4001. It is free and open to the public.

NEW! Drupal Community Meeting:  Join the community of Drupal users on campus to learn how to use metatags on your Drupal sites (and why it’s important for social media), how to run a quick & informal user testing session, Web Services updates and more. Oct. 10, 2-4 p.m. in Kidder 202. Learn more at Drupal@OSU. All levels of OSU Drupal users are welcome.

NEW! The North American Truffling Society Meeting  ~ Pat Long will present “Farming truffles-a continual learning experience.” Long is a semi-retired veterinarian turned farmer. He is the first reported to grow, harvest and sell Black Perigord truffles in Oregon. His orchard has produced Black Perigord truffles for 5 seasons but he continues to search for the best methods to produce mature saleable truffles.  Oct.10, 7:30 p.m. in Cordley Hall room 2087.

Creating an Inclusive Graduate Student Culture: Esters and Knobloch, Purdue University, will address the challenges and barriers associated with developing an institutional culture using learner-centered strategies that support graduate students. They will discuss viable strategies and best practices to shift the culture that focus on inclusive and institutional mentoring. Monday, Oct. 9, 10-11:30 a.m., Memorial Union 206. Learn more at http://calendar.oregonstate.edu/event/129713/.

Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Eli Meyer, Assistant Professor, Oregon State University  will present a seminar, “Can Corals Adapt to Ocean Warming? What Will it Take to Answer that Question?” on Monday, Oct. 9 at 3:30 p.m. The seminar will be held in ALS 4001. It is free and open to the public.

Degrowth: Subversive Subjectivities and the Transformation of the Social Imaginary: Barbara Muraca, assistant professor of philosophy at OSU, will discuss how a constellation of global social movements and collective practices are challenging the pervasive logic of economic growth. Muraca is a research fellow at the OSU Center for the Humanities and will research sustainable futures this winter as a visiting scholar at the University of Hamburg. Monday, Oct. 9, 4 p.m., Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson.

BABy@OSU – Back After Baby: A workshop and networking opportunity for parents returning from bonding leave hosted by the Office of Work Life & The Family Resource Center. Learn more about support for families at OSU, connect with other parents, and hear from presenters. Free lunch! Spouses/partners and babies welcome too! 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 11 at Avery Lodge. Register at www.orst.edu/training

Take Note 

NEW! Applications for PCOSW scholarships and event co-sponsorships for Winter Term 2018 projects are now being accepted. The President’s Commission on the Status of Women provides funding to faculty, students, and staff who are pursuing professional development, research, outreach, or creative projects related to women’s issues. Scholarships average $500. Applications are due Friday, Oct. 26, with notification in Week 7.  Please visit http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/pcosw/awards-scholarships for detailed guidelines, qualification requirements, and application links.

NEW! Tickets to Stanford game: OSU Faculty and Staff can purchase tickets to the Oct. 26 (Thursday) football game at Reser Stadium vs. Stanford for the special price of $20. Tickets here: http://bit.ly/2y0DCgN

 Notice of Availability: Oregon State University publishes an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (click here) 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 the previous three calendar years. A paper copy of the report is available at the Office of Human Resources, 204 Kerr Administration Building, Corvallis Campus.

OSU Employees and dependents attending OSU: Staff Fee Privilege (Tuition Discount):  Deadline is Tuesday, Oct. 17, to submit the application for employees or family members attending OSU during Fall 2017.  Applications are to be submitted to your HR business center.  For additional information, please visit: hr.oregonstate.edu/benefits/staff-fee-privileges-tuition-reduction

Eat Free at OSU: The Human Services Resource Center (HSRC) has created a Twitter feed to help students get involved on campus, and also highlight opportunities for free food available during events. For more information, visit: https://twitter.com/eatfreeOSU

Puerto Rico Agriculture Donations:  The College of Agricultural Sciences is seeking donations for Puerto Rico. Forty percent of PR agriculture has been lost due to hurricane Irma, and the remaining by hurricane Maria. Our Ag partner K-12 schools and our University colleagues are in need of agriculture curriculum, and classroom supplies to help rebuild their ag classrooms and school gardens. Items requested include: seeds, gloves, garden/greenhouse supplies, books, classroom supplies including markers, scissors, ag curriculum as well as gift cards from Wal-Mart and Home Depot. Donations are accepted in Strand Agricultural Hall-STAG 147, or any of the brightly decorated donation boxes around campus, until Oct. 13, OSU MANRRS and SACNAS Chapter students will be assisting with boxing and shipping.

Traffic and Maintenance


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

Academic Advisor  – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-monthAcademic Advisor position.  Posting  #P01601UF. Closes Oct. 6.

The Office of Admissions is seeking an Assistant Director of Operations. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P01584UF. Closes Oct. 6.

The Office of Human Resources in the Auxiliaries & Activities Business Center (AABC) is seeking a Human Resources Consultant 1. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position.  Posting # P01613UF. Closes Oct. 6.

Finance Coordinator -The Forestry, Oceanic and Atmospheric Business Center (FOBC) is seeking a Finance CoordinatorThis is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position.  Posting # P01643UF. Closes Oct. 8.

Facilities Services is seeking a Plumber. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month position. Posting # P01194CT. Closes Oct. 9.

NEW! OSU-Cascades Science Laboratory Preparator.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Science Laboratory Preparator.  Posting # P01179CT.  Closes Oct. 10.

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences is seeking a Director of Student Engagement. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #PO162OUF. Full consideration  Oct. 10. Closes Oct. 18.

The department of University Relations and Marketing invites applications for a part-time (0.375 FTE), 12-month, Digital Content Strategist/Writer position. This position is anticipated to last 13 months. Posting #P00327AW. Oct. 10.

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 1, position for the Enrollment Management Information Technology at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting # P01186CT. Closes Oct. 11.

Administrative Program Assistant – The Office of International Admissions invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Administrative Program Assistant. Posting #P01200CT. The date for full consideration of applications is Oct. 11. The position closes Oct. 18.

Newport Business Office Manager – The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Business Office Manager position for their Newport Office. Posting #P01575UF. Closes Oct. 11. This position is located in Newport, Oregon.

PACE Program Coordinator – OSU Profession and Continuing Education invites applications for one full-time Program Coordinator. This position provides project management support for the Program Management team, setting up projects, maintaining schedules, ensuring deadlines are met and materials are distributed for non-degree certificate programs. This includes, but is not limited to, organizing and maintaining the PACE course schedule, working with outside vendors and PACE clients, counseling students, coordinating with the Marketing team, and supporting faculty and instructors. Posting #P01177CT. Closes Oct 11.

NEW! OSU-Cascades Associate Director of Facilities and Operations.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Associate Director of Facilities and Operations.  The purpose of this position is to oversee the OSU-Cascades facilities and operations. Facilities and operations leadership includes maintenance, minor construction such as renovations to campus facilities, engineering, utilities, building and ground systems, built environment renewal, custodial, grounds, mail services, building access and controls, and continuous stewardship of campus physical facilities.  Posting # P01625UF.  The full consideration date is Oct. 13. Closes Oct. 16.

Manager, Employer Relations  – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Manager, Employer Relations position.  Posting #P01646UF. Full consideration date is Oct. 13 and posting closes Oct. 20.

Serials Acquisition Library Technician 3 – Valley Library seeks applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Serials Acquisition Library Technician 3. Duties include managing the libraries’ print serials and standing orders. Posting # P01188CT. Closes Oct. 13.

Academic Technologies at Oregon State University is recruiting for an Equipment Systems Specialist, Comp Level 2.  This is a full-time 12 month position.  Posting # P01202CT.  Closes Oct. 13.

The Office of Precollege Programs invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, academic wage salaried position. This position is anticipated to last one year. Posting # P00325AW. Closes Oct. 13.

 The Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences and the OSU Extension Service invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Assistant Professor of Practice, Extension Field Crops and Watershed Management position located in Malheur County, Oregon. Posting # P01591UF. Closes Oct. 13.

The Office of Financial Aid is seeking a Financial Aid Advisor. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P01604UF. Closes Oct. 13.

NEW! OSU-Cascades Faculty Research Assistant.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a part-time (.50 FTE) 12-month Faculty Research Assistant.  This is a project supported by the US Department of Education Institute for Education Sciences (IES) to develop and conduct a pilot test of an innovative online learning and coaching program to help early childhood teachers enhance the academic, social and behavioral outcomes of children who have experienced early childhood trauma.  Posting # P01424UF.  Closes Oct. 15.

Student Health Services invites applications for a part-time (.475 FTE), 10-month, Alcohol, Drug & Recovery Specialist, Posting #P01642UF.  For full consideration, apply by Oct. 15. Recruitment closes Oct. 29.

Sous Chef – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for a Sous Chef.  This is a full-time, 12-month, fixed term, professional faculty positions, with reappointment at the discretion of the Director.  Posting # P01602UF.  Closes Oct 16.

Office Specialist – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Office Specialist 1 position for the Tillamook County Extension Office at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in Tillamook, Oregon.  Posting #P01198CT.  Closes Oct. 18.

4-H Youth Development Educator – The 4-H Youth Development Off Campus office is seeking a full-time, 12 month, 4-H Youth Development Educator position, affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health & Human Sciences. This position is located in Baker City, Baker County and reports to the Outreach and Engagement Regional Administrator. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Program Leader and the Regional Administrator.  Posting# P01619UF.  Closes Oct. 19.

4-H Youth Development Educator – Oregon State University Extension invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term, 4-H Youth Development Educator position, affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health & Human Sciences. The position is located in Heppner, Oregon in Morrow County, and reports to the Outreach and Engagement Regional Administrator (RA). Reappointment is at the discretion of the Regional Administrator in consultation with the 4-H Program Leader.  Posting# P01606UF.  Closes Oct. 20.

Chef de Cuisine – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for a Chef de Cuisine.  This is a full-time, 12-month, fixed term, professional faculty positions, with reappointment at the discretion of the Director.  Posting # P01639UF.  Closes Oct 22.

Supervisor-University Facilities/Operations: The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife (FW) is seeking a Facilities, Compliance, and Safety Manager. This person will serve in two primary capacities: (1) Facilities Manager and (2) Safety and Compliance Manager. Posting #P01597UF. Closes Oct. 22.

Outreach Program Coordinator – Oregon State University Extension invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term, 4-H Latino Outreach/At-Risk Youth Program Educator, affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health & Human Sciences. The position is located in Corvallis in the Benton County Extension office, and reports to the Outreach and Engagement Regional Administrator (RA).  Reappointment is at the discretion of the Regional Administrator in consultation with the 4-H Program Leader, and is contingent upon sufficient grant funding.  Posting# P01653UF.  Closes Oct. 25.

NEW! OSU-Cascades Librarian.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month OSU-Cascades Librarian.  In alignment with the OSU Libraries Instruction Program, the OSU­-Cascades Instruction Librarian develops and delivers library programs and services to the OSU­-Cascades community and degree programs, teaches information literacy concepts and skills, and builds liaison relationships with OSU-­Cascades faculty.  Posting # P01637UF.  The full consideration date is Oct. 27. Closes Nov. 3.    

Cook 1 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for three full-time, 10-month, classified Cook 1 positions.  Posting # P01125CT. Closing date is Dec 29 or when filled.

ABE Teacher  The College Assistant Migrant Program (CAMP) is seeking an ABE Teacher. This is a part-time, .49 FTE, 9-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P01530UF. Closes June 30, 2018.

The OSU Alumni Association has two new opportunities Alumni Center Sr. Event Technician and Alumni Center Event Technician. The Alumni Center Sr. Event Technician is part of the Alumni Center team responsible for successful delivery of events at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  Additionally, this position is the lead worker and student workforce manager responsible for carrying out the day-to-day operations of the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  The Alumni Center Event Technician provides event and facility support to the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  To learn more and apply, visit:  www.osufoundation.org

The Oregon State University Foundation has an new opportunity for a Facilities and Office Technician. This position is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the Foundation’s Corvallis building, offices, and grounds, and for selected facilities activities in the Foundation’s Portland office.  Learn more or apply at: www.osufoundation.org 

The Oregon State University Foundation has an exciting opportunity for an Service Desk Support Technician (helpdesk) in Information Technology.  This position will assist in the implementation and support of OSU Foundation IT systems by providing first level support for the ITS Service Desk responding to and addressing requests for assistance with technical problems and issues. The Service Desk Support Technician will provide support to all OSU Foundation offices, including the main Corvallis office, three offices on the OSU Corvallis campus, one office in Portland, and one office in Bend.  Learn more or apply at:  www.osufoundation.org

Web Development Student InternshipThe OSU Foundation seeks an energetic and creative Oregon State student to join our talented Communications team as a Web Intern. This student position offers an exciting opportunity to increase your knowledge of website and multimedia development and digital communications processes, while building your professional portfolio. Projects will include building and editing web pages, multimedia features, and digital communications for the OSU Foundation. Up to 20 hours per week. Work must be completed onsite at the OSU Foundation office during regular business hours (8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday). Applicants must be current OSU students. This position is open immediately with preference given to applicants who have an interest in continuing work throughout the 2016-17 academic year. Work-study students are encouraged to apply.  $10.25-12/hour.  Apply at http://www.osufoundation.org/s/359/foundation/index.aspx?sid=359&gid=34&pgid=4481www.osufoundation.org

The Oregon State University Foundation has an exciting opportunity for an Athletic Development Events Student Worker on our Athletics Communication and Stewardship teamUnder the direction of the Events Director, interns will observe and assist in projects related to event planning.  Responsibilities include engaging in strategic planning for upcoming events, opportunity to innovate new fundraising events, researching potential venues, purchasing and organizing events supplies, crafting communication, assist with RSVP guest and invitation lists, tracking information, assist with on-site event execution including set-up, registration and breakdown, and other duties as needed.


Corvallis: I can’t eat muffins in an agitated manner. The butter would probably get on my cuffs. One should always eat muffins quite calmly. It is the only way to eat them.” ~ Oscar Wilde. Patchy fog followed by sunshine, high of 73, low of 48. Chance of showers over the weekend with some sun by Sunday afternoon. Highs in the 60s, lows in the 40s.

Central Oregon: Sunny today, high of 71, low of 41. Mostly sunny this weekend, highs in the 50s, lows in the 30s.

Newport: Patchy fog followed by sunshine, high of 62, low of 51. Chance of showers over the weekend, highs in the upper 50s, lows in the upper 40s.

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

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