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Tuesday, Oct. 24, 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.

Fishermen, researchers try to outsmart bait-robbing birds to save them (KUOW)

“Just one was all it took. Yeah, just one,” said Amanda Gladics, a coastal fisheries specialist with Oregon Sea Grant. “Because they are endangered there is a lot of scrutiny on every single time any of those albatrosses are caught in a fishery.”

Deadly plant disease confirmed for first time in Pacific Northwest fir trees (OPB)

“This report shows that it is able to infect Douglas fir and grand fir. And it’s doing it in the forest,” said Oregon State University forest pathologist Jared LeBoldus, lead author of the study.

Softball’s greatest Olympian, Berg, targets Gold for the next generation (Olympics)

As current coach at Oregon State University and of the USA Softball Junior Women’s National Team, she’s hopeful that some of her athletes will get the same Olympic ambition she was gifted.

Thursday football game changes on-campus parking at OSU (Gazette-Times)

The Oregon State University football team hosts Stanford at 6 p.m. on Thursday at Reser Stadium, with the overlap between the game and daily university operations forcing changes in parking rules and access.

To grasp water scarcity, researchers probe link between human and natural systems (Science Daily)

Up to 2 billion people around the world face water shortages now and in the future, said the study’s lead author, William Jaeger, an economist in Oregon State University’s College of Agricultural Sciences. Emerging scarcities are tied to factors such as growing populations, rising standards of living and climate change

Managing manure, mud a challenge for livestock owners (Capital Press)

Whether it is for commercial or comfort reasons, Oregon State University Extension specialists stressed during a recent workshop that management of mud and manure is important for animals.

Are Ivy League and other ‘name brand’ schools worth the high sticker price? (Wallet Hub)

 A piece by Michael Giamellaro, assistant professor of science and mathematics education and Roundhouse Foundation Faculty Scholar of Science Education at Oregon State University College of Education.


Pac-12 Challenge (Oct 23-27): Join every university in the Pac-12 in this conference-wide effort to reach 1.5 million minutes of physical activity in one week.  Register and log your fitness minutes at www.pac12challenge.org to celebrate movement and the combined influence of university communities for healthy practices.

Presentation and Open Forum Interviews: University Housing and Dining Services and the Assistant Director for Diversity Initiatives and Programs Search Committee cordially invites you to attend the three open forum interviews. Presentation topic: Describe a proposed dialogic workshop or program addressing a social justice concept for a group of first‐year students at Oregon State University.” Oct. 24, 25 & 26; 2 – 2:50 p.m., Memorial Union 206 Asian/Pacific American Room.  Contact dave.warneking@oregonstate.edu for more information.

Tuesday Teaching Talks: On Oct. 24, the session Getting Students to Read has been canceled. We look forward to seeing you next week.

Celebration of Life for Paul S. Doescher: Please join us as we celebrate the life of Paul S. Doescher and his many accomplishments as part of the College of Forestry, College of Agricultural Science, and the university. Tuesday, Oct. 24,  3-5 p.m., CH2M Hill Alumni Center, Willamette Room. Please RSVP to Jessica.Fitzmorris@oregonstate.edu

Catalan vote: Join Anuncia Escala, Raisa Cañete and Clara Llebot for a discussion of the October 1st Catalan vote for independence and the Spanish government’s response. Tuesday, Oct. 24, 4-5 p.m, Furman Hall 101. Sponsored by the School of Language, Culture and Society.

SOLVE panel discusses digital marketing: Join OSU’s College of Business and experts from industry and higher education for “SOLVE: Beyond mainstream digital marketing – what’s next?” Hear from industry leaders using digital marketing to connect with their customers. Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served. Tuesday, Oct. 24,  from 5 – 7  p.m. at the WeWork Custom House in Portland.  RSVP.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Tuesday 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and 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.

“The People’s School”: Join OSU Press for a special presentation celebrating OSU150 and the publication of The People’s School: A History of Oregon State University. William G. Robbins, Professor Emeritus of History, and Lawrence A. Landis, Director of the Special Collections and Archives Research Center, will engage in a lively discussion on the rich history of Oregon State University. The presentation will be moderated by Jo Anne Trow, former vice president of Student Services. Reception to immediately follow. Books will be available for sale and signing. Free and open to the public. Tuesday, Oct. 24, 6-8 p.m., Special Collections and Archives Reading Room, 5th Floor of the Valley Library.

Upcoming Events

NEW! International Women’s Conversation Hour: A meeting space for international women students at OSU to connect and build community. This is a space intended for talking about different aspects of your experience as an international woman studying at OSU, and in the US. This also includes seeking support around your experience of adjusting to the US, and with social justice and multicultural issues. One objective for offering this event is creating a platform for womens’ voices, and starting a dialogue about womens’ experiences studying abroad. Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m., ILLC 349.

NEW! Faculty Sessions with President Ray: In an ongoing effort to improve communication lines between the faculty and administration, the Faculty Senate Executive Committee is sponsoring two fall term small group conversations with President Ray and faculty (academic, research and professional). Each conversation will be facilitated by a Faculty Senate Executive Committee member and will consist of up to 12 faculty. This is an opportunity for the President to hear what faculty are thinking and experiencing; faculty are encouraged to speak freely. Please access the registration form at http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8JmFMuYC1xkg3I1. to register for either Oct. 31 from 1-2:30 p.m., or Nov. 27 from 9:30-11 a.m. Session requests will be honored on a first come, first serve basis.

NEW! Taste of the ‘Chives-A Showcase of Global Flavors: Sample the many flavors brought to campus by international student clubs! This annual public tasting of archived recipes will showcase dishes such as caldo verde, lemon rice, aloo gobi, and others originally featured at cultural celebrations. These recipes can be found here along with many others. If you want to prepare and share one of these dishes, contact karl.mccreary@oregonstate.edu. Oct.31, noon to 1 p.m.,Valley Library- 3rd floor Willamette Rooms.

NEW! EHSC Relaunch: The Environmental Health Sciences Center (EHSC) is hoping to expand membership and participation, and is holding a relaunch event, 3 to 8 p.m., Nov. 3, Hallie Ford Center 115.  The EHSC supports research and community engagement to help understand what people are exposed to in their homes, at their work places, and in their communities and to discover what hazards these exposures may pose to their health. The Center grant application will be resubmitted in the Spring. The EHSC will support several key facility and engagement cores and, importantly, will have a substantial pilot project budget to stimulate new collaborations. This event offers an opportunity for existing and potential Center members to present their research. Principal investigators or their delegates (postdocs, students, or professional staff) are encouraged to present their research that could broadly fit the mission of NIEHS. Respond by Oct. 24 using this link RSVP

NEW! Uprooted: Japanese American Farm Labor Camps during World War II: The Oregon Multicultural Archives invites you to view the traveling exhibit “Uprooted” which showcases the history of the Japanese American farm labor camp near Nyssa, Oregon, through the stories of the people who lived and worked in the camp. The display can be found on the fifth floor of Valley Library and will be up through Jan. 5, 2018. Find out more on the Oregon Multicultural Archives Blog Post For more information contact: Natalia Fernández, Oregon Multicultural Librarian, and visit the Oregon Multicultural Archives

Flu vaccine: 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: Wed., Oct. 25; and Tues., Nov. 7. Protect the Herd! Get your flu shot. Sponsored by PEBB.

Staff Open Houses at Recycling & Surplus: OSU employees are invited to staff appreciation events on Wednesday, Oct. 25 and Thursday, Oct. 26 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Recycling/Surplus warehouse at 644 SW 13th Street. Enjoy snacks, giveaways, presentations, tours, and more. Open to OSU employees only. Details here.

Mental Health Community Listening Session: We are inviting all OSU students to share their concerns, needs, and suggestions on how OSU can best serve the mental health needs of the campus. This session will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 25 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Memorial Union Ballroom.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! College of Education Research Symposium, Panel on Diversity and Social Justice-focused Education Research:  Gloria Crisp and Tenisha Tevis will share their experiences as education researchers working in adult and higher education.  Audience questions and discussion will be encouraged. The event will be held Thursday Oct. 26, 11 a.m. – noon in Furman Hall 303.  Please feel free to bring your lunch.  Dessert and drinks provided.

NEW! Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Training: Did you know that suicide is the second leading cause of death amongst college students? This workshop will teach participants to recognize the warning signs and how to help if someone they know is thinking about suicide. Suicide is preventable and depression is treatable – you can help save a life. Noon-1:30 p.m., MU Journey Room. Each workshop will be in the Journey Room from noon to 1:30 p.m. The dates are Oct. 26, Nov. 20, Jan. 23, March 7, April 23, May 24.

NEW! Academic Technology webinar: In-Video Quizzing in Canvas Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 10 a.m. to learn about converting a video in Canvas to a video quiz assignment. Register to receive information on joining this free 30 minute webinar, or discover other webinars. Questions? Email us atCanvas@oregonstate.edu

NEW! Martin Luther: Man, Monk, Scholar, Transformer Lecture by Kurt Hendel. “How do Martin Luther and the Reformation connect to our lives today?” Come and hear Hendel speak about Luther’s own spiritual quest, Lutheran ethical themes and altruism, and Luther’s timely conceptions of the mission of the church and Christian attitudes toward people of other faiths. Hendel is the Bernard, Fisher, Westberg Distinguished Ministry, Professor Emeritus of Reformation History at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago. Oct. 26, 4 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church. FMI please visit Reformation 500.

NEW! Core Curriculum: Last chance to register for the Core Curriculum for Supervisors and Managers for current managers and supervisors, scheduled for Nov. 15 and 16. The 2-day classroom program includes prerequisite online training. The training program strengthens knowledge and skills for effective supervision and management at OSU. Multiple content experts will lead you through topics that address key policies, procedures and practices. There is no cost to attend. Register today.

Navigating for Success at OSU: Professional Faculty Leadership Association (PFLA) Workshop led by Larry Roper. This session will provide an opportunity to explore the complex issues associated with managing one’s career. Issues include professional development, making sense of organizations, and sustaining productivity. Wednesday, Oct. 25, 11:45 a.m – 1 p.m. Free for current PFLA members; $10 for non-members. Click Here to Register.

OSU Health and Safety Committee: The University Health and Safety Committee invites the campus community to attend our open meetings, held semi-annually in May and October. The committee welcomes community members to bring any safety concerns, ideas, and questions about the health and safety of campus to the meeting on Oct. 25, 2:30 – 4 p.m. OSU’s University Health & Safety Committee information can be accessed online at http://ehs.oregonstate.edu/uhsc, including past meeting minutes, member contact information, and a web link to report safety concerns. If you are interested in attending the meeting or would like additional information about the Safety Committee, please contact Kay Miller at Kay.Miller@oregonstate.edu to RSVP and request the meeting location.

Marine biotechnology seminar: CGRB, Chemistry and Microbiology are cosponsoring a seminar with Paul Jensen, Center for Marine Biotechnology & Biomedicine, UC San Diego, “Ecological and evolutionary perspectives on secondary metabolism in marine actinobacteria” on Wednesday, Oct 25 at 3:30 p.m. in the Withycombe 109.

WRGP Fall Seminar Series. Kathleen Moore, a post-doc researcher and PhD in Geography from Oregon State University, will present “Climate Change and Water Scarcity: The Economics of Reservoir Management for a New Normal” on Wednesday Oct. 25, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Owen Hall 103. Free and open to the public. Flyer.

Beer Garden: The Benton County Master Gardeners are pleased to announce The Beer Garden: An Informal talk series designed to promote sustainable landscape management with a cold beverage in hand. Please join us on Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 5:30 p.m. at Bar 101 in Corvallis to hear OSU Pollinator Health faculty, Andony Melathopoulos talk about “What’s Changed Since the Wilsonville Bee Kill”

American Revolutionary: The Grace Lee Boggs Story – Film and Discussion. This documentary plunges us into Boggs’s lifetime of vital thinking and action, traversing the major U.S. social movements of the last century; from labor to civil rights, to Black Power, feminism, the Asian American and environmental justice movements and beyond. Boggs’s constantly evolving strategy—her willingness to re-evaluate and change tactics in relation to the world shifting around her—drives the story forward. Wednesday, Oct. 25, 6 p.m. Milam Hall, 318. Free and open to all.

University Budget Conversations: Sherm Bloomer-Director of Budget & Fiscal Planning is hosting another University Budget Conversations forum. The forum format is very informal, and is open to all OSU students and employees who are interested in learning about OSU’s budgeting processes. Attendees are encouraged to bring their questions and their lunch. If you have questions about University Budget Conversations, contact Karren Cholewinski in the Office of Budget & Fiscal Planning for more information. Thursday, Oct. 26 at 11:30 a.m., 1005 Kelley Engineering Center.

TRIAD meeting: Join Heather Knight, Assistant Professor, Computer Science  on  Oct 26, as she discusses the topic of programming robots for empathy and kindness. The meeting will begin at noon in LPSC 402. The public is welcome to attend free of charge. An optional catered lunch is available for $13.  Contact Jeannine Cropley, Jeannine.cropley@cgrb.oregonstate.edu to reserve a lunch or to secure your spot

OWHE Conference Scholarship: OSU’s President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW) is offering funds to cover registration costs for OSU tenure line and non-tenure line faculty, staff, and students to attend the 2018 Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE) Conference in Sunriver, OR, January 26-27, 2018. In order to apply, please complete and submit the online form by Friday, Oct. 27. Notification of awards will be sent by Friday, Nov. 10. Apply through the following linkhttp://bit.ly/2kCAiFu Questions? Contact Karen Holmberg at karen.holmberg@oregonstate.edu 

Evolution of a Superbug: An Interdisciplinary Conversation about Antibiotic Resistance: How a giant petri dish helped scientists visualize the evolution of antibiotic resistance and inspired artists. Panelists include scientist Michael Baym, Harvard Medical School, Oregon artist Bets Cole and OSU composer Dana Reason. Free, open to public. Nov 15, 6 pm at The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison, Corvallis.

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. 27, with notification in Week 7.  Please visit http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/pcosw/awards-scholarships for detailed guidelines, qualification requirements, and application links.

NEW! Textbook Replacement Grant. Reduce the cost of textbooks and save OSU students money. OSU Faculty are invited to submit a proposal to replace a current textbook with high-quality, no or low-cost alternatives. Winners receive $500 – $1000 to compensate them for time spent in locating, evaluating, and selecting open educational resources or low-cost alternatives. This grant is sponsored by the Women’s Giving Circle. Proposals are due by Dec. 9. Contact Stefanie Buck (stefanie.buck@oregonstate.edu).

NEW! Call for Proposals—Center for the Humanities 2018-2019 Fellowships: The Center for the Humanities is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Resident Research Fellowship Program. The deadline to submit proposals is Thursday, Dec. 7. Find application forms, instructions, and more information about awards here.

Call for Proposals—Center for the Humanities 2018-2019 Fellowships: The Center for the Humanities is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Resident Research Fellowship Program. The deadline to submit proposals is Thursday, Dec. 7. Find application forms, instructions, and more information about awards here.

Taste Testers Wanted: a fun and tasty way to participate in food research.  The OSU Center for Sensory & Consumer Behavior Research is looking for panelists for consumer taste tests.  Open to all students, faculty and staff.  Panelists receive up to $20/hour for their time.  Tests run throughout the year but panelists choose which tests interest them.  Fill out our questionnaire to get added to our pool at  http://agsci-labs.oregonstate.edu/sensoryresearch/ or call 541-737-6506.

Traffic and Maintenance

Game day: Oregon State to host Stanford University in a nationally televised football game at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26. On Thursday, OSU parking permit holders can park in any commuter zone (Zones A, B, C and D) on campus.  However, cars belonging to employees in the orange lots on the linked map must be removed by 1 p.m. A free parking lot at the Benton County Fairgrounds and travel back and forth to campus in a courtesy shuttle. The shuttle will run from 4:30 a.m. through three hours after the game ends. OSU Beaver Bus shuttle service will operate from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. To avoid congestion, we encourage you to walk, bike, or carpool to campus.


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

Manager Seed Certification Service, Department of Crop and Soil Science. The Oregon Seed Certification Service (OSCS) is seeking a manager for their seed certification service. Posting # P01626UF. Closes Oct. 24.

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.

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.    

Exam Proctor – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for part-time intermittent exam proctor positions for OSU Extended Campus. This position proctor examinations for students taking Ecampus online courses. The proctors validate test-taker identity, administer paper and electronic exams based on pre-established test protocol, monitor the testing environment including computer set-ups, and record and report any infractions to testing protocol. Posting #P01220CT. Closes Oct. 29.

Student Health Services invites applications for a part-time (.475 FTE), 10-month, Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor I (CADC-I) Posting #P01642UFCloses Oct. 29.

Assistant Director of Journalism, Orange Media Network, invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, Assistant Director of Journalism, Posting # P01671UF. Closes Oct. 30.

NEW! Office Specialist 2 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Office Specialist 2 position for the Mathematics Department at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in Corvallis, Oregon.  Posting# P01233CT.  Closes Oct 31.

UPDATED! 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. 31.

Administrative Program Assistant – The Department of Recreational Sports invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Administrative Program Assistant. Please refer to web posting for qualification details and application process. Posting #P01216CT. Closing date: Oct. 31.

Office Specialist 2 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Office Specialist 2 position for the Extension Gilliam County Office at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in Condon, Oregon.  Posting# P01230CT.  Closes Nov. 4.

The Office of IT Infrastructure Services is seeking an IT Infrastructure Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is a the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01670UF. Closes Nov 6.

The Office of the Registrar is seeking an Associate Registrar- Compliance. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Registrar. Posting #P01682UF. Closes Nov. 10.

Assistant Professor of Practice (two positions) – The Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences and the OSU Extension Service invites applications for two (2) full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Field Crops Assistant Professor of Practice positions, one to be located at the Marion County Extension Office in Salem, Oregon and the other to be located at the Linn County Extension Office in Tangent, Oregon.  Posting# P01663UF.  Full consideration Nov. 10.  Closes Nov. 30.

Assistant Professor – Computer Science.  The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, in partnership with OSU-Cascades in Bend, is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Assistant Professor position in Computer Science.  The applicant should be able to teach a broad range of undergraduate computer science courses including, but not limited to, introductory computer science, data structures, analysis of algorithms, web development, and database management systems.  Posting # P01681UF.  Full consideration Nov, 13. Closes Nov. 14.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for a Recruitment & Scholarship Assistant. This position is responsible for assisting the International Marketing and Recruitment team in converting prospective student leads to offer-holders and offer holders to confirmations, along with working collaboratively with the International Admissions team on special cases. This position will also be responsible for awarding, recording, and sending scholarship information/award letters to scholarship recipients. The Recruitment & Scholarship Assistant will advise current students on additional scholarship funding opportunities outside of INTO OSU and will collaborate with the OSU Office of International Services’ Scholarship Coordinator on scholarships offered through Oregon State University. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=34270&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Closes Nov 15.

Director of Financial Reporting Services– The University Shared Services Enterprise (USSE) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time, 12-month Director of Financial Reporting Services, Post # P01689UF, Full Consideration Date Nov. 17. Closes Nov. 20.

Associate Dean OSU-Cascades in Bend, is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Associate Dean position.  The Associate Dean will assist the Dean of Academic Affairs in leading the campus through a period of rapid enrollment growth, significant campus transition, and the expansion of academic programs.  Posting # P01687UF.  The full consideration date is Nov. 17. Closes Nov. 20.

Regional Director – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University invites applications for a Regional Director. This is a full-time 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. The region assigned will be West Central Oregon which will cover Benton, Lane, Linn, Marion, Polk, and Yamhill counties. The office location will be in one of the West Central Oregon’s Extension County Offices. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement.  Posting# P01686UF.  Closes Nov. 17.

NEW! Instructor – Computer Science.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Instructor position in Computer Science.  The Computer Science Instructor should be able to teach a broad range of undergraduate computer science courses including, but not limited to, web development, databases, networking, security, and/or algorithms. Additional areas of teaching include software engineering, machine learning, and big data.  Posting # P01694UF.  The full consideration date is Nov. 23. Closes Nov. 24. 

 The Division of Student Affairs is recruiting for a permanent Associate Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students (AP/DOS). The AP/DOS plays a pivotal role in creating and sustaining an engaging, inclusive, and caring campus environment for all students, serves as a thought-leader and an innovator within the Division of Student Affairs, and collaborates broadly with campus partners to advance thriving student communities and holistic student development as critical components of student success. Posting # P01668UF. Full consideration date Nov. 17. Closes Nov. 24.

Academic Advisor: School of Civil and Construction Engineering  is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) fixed-term, 12-month academic advisor.  Posting # P01640UF.  Position closes Nov. 30.

Cook 1 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for one full-time, 10-month, classified Cook 1 position.  Posting # P01125CT.  Closes 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: “None of us really changes over time. We only become more fully what we are.” ~ Anne Rice. Areas of fog and then sunny, high of 67, low of 42. Partly sunny tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Sunny, high of 66, low of 40. Sunny tomorrow.

Newport: Sunny, high of 66, low of 52. Slight chance of showers tomorrow.

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

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