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Monday, Nov. 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.

Whale license plates may hit the road soon (KLCC)

For $40, Oregon drivers can have a whale on their license plate. Oregon State University’s Marine Mammal Institute in Newport is selling the plates to raise money for its research, graduate student education and public outreach.

In his tales, Shakespeare shows a gardener’s sensibilities (Oregonian)

“Plants meant so much to people who went to see his plays,” said Rhonda Nowak, an Oregon State University Extension Service master gardener since 2011. “People then were more connected to plants then we are; they used them for medicinal purposes and knew the tales behind them.”

Head Games (Terra)

Today, the evolving science of identifying, treating and preventing concussions is taken extremely seriously by sports professionals. High-profile cases of severe injury and death as a result of head trauma, as well as a growing body of research on concussions, has profoundly changed the way athletes, both professional and amateur, are treated when they receive a blow to the head. And those changes are saving lives.

Climate change difficult to link to western Cascades wildfires (News-Review)

Daniel Leavell, an Oregon State University extension agent of forestry and fire science, said ingredients are in place for worse fire behavior on this side of the state.

OSU-Cascades set to unveil, submit campus master plan to city (KTVZ)

Oregon State University–Cascades announced Friday it will unveil a master plan for the expanded 128-acre university campus and seek community input at a public meeting scheduled from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 15.

Breaking birding record only the beginning for Oregon man (Spokesman Review)

On Dec. 31, 2014, Noah Strycker was celebrating New Year’s Eve in style, basking in a cruise ship hot tub with a bottle of champagne in each hand. But as soon as the clock finished tolling midnight, the 28-year-old Oregon State University graduate got down to work.

To top or not top a tree, and how to fight stinkbugs (Oregonian)

It sounds like you might want to do this on your own. Is this a smaller tree? Or an ornamental cedar, such as a hedge tree? If so, you may be able to shape the tree with skilled pruning instead of topping it and affecting its overall health. If this is the case you may consider looking for an OSU Extension Master Gardener pruning class

Kirstin Strickland appointed director of strategic engagement (LIFE@OSU)

Kirstin Strickland joined the College of Engineering at Oregon State as the director of strategic engagement on Oct. 23. Strickland has nearly 15 years of experience in university relations, fundraising, business development, and marketing communications within higher education.


Department of Integrative Biology: Jacqueline Padilla-Gamiño, Assistant Professor, University of Washington will present a seminar, “Ecophysiology and Potential for Persistence in a Changing Ocean” on Monday, Nov. 6 at 3:30 p.m. The seminar will be held in ALS 4001. It is free and open to the public.

Faculty Forum: United Academics Unionizing Campaign: United Academics is currently conducting a campaign at Corvallis campus.  This is the group and process that unionized University of Oregon faculty in 2012.  At the request of the Faculty Senate Executive Committee the OSU Faculty Senate will convene a Faculty Forum on this issue, Nov. 6, 3:50-5:30 p.m., LINC 228. This Faculty Forum is open to all OSU faculty and interested parties. The forum will be streamed live and open to the public. Participation via chat in the live stream requires an ONID login. Please RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/y8xxsnrp. For more information, Jon.Dorbolo@oregonstate.edu

Author reading: OSU creative writing professor Nick Dybek will read from his new novel, “The Verdun Affair,” on Monday, Nov. 6 at 4 p.m. at the Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson. Dybek’s first novel, “When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man,” was the winner of the 2013 Society of Midland Authors Award and a finalist for the VCU-Cabell First Novelist Award. Set in the shadow of the longest battle of World War I, “The Verdun Affair” will be published in the US, the UK, and France in 2018.

NEW! Film screening: Screening of Academy nominated documentary FREEDOM ON MY MIND. The first film to chronicle, in depth, the story of Freedom Summer. It vividly tells the complex and compelling history of the Mississippi voter registration struggles of 1961 to 1964: the interracial nature of the campaign, the tensions and conflicts, the fears and hopes. It is the story of youthful idealism and shared vision, of a generation who believed in and fought for the principles of democracy. Pizza provided. Free and open to all. Monday, Nov. 6, 6 p.m. Milam 318.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Be Bright, Be Seen –Get ready for Daylight Saving Time! This annual safety fair features pedestrian and bike light giveaways by OSU Transportation Services, bike tune-ups by the Corvallis Bicycle Collective, prize drawings for Portland-based Showers Pass raingear, and more. Wednesday, Nov 8, noon to 2 p.m., in the SEC Plaza.

NEW! Family Resource Center Advisory Board Meeting: The OSU community is invited to attend the Nov. 8 Family Resource Center Advisory Board meeting happening from noon -1 p.m. in MU 105. The majority of this meeting will be spent reviewing and approving the proposed FY19 student fee budget submission. For questions please contact familyresources@oregonstate.edu

NEW! Arts & Indulge: Re-Leaf: On Wednesday, Nov. 8 (3-5 p.m.), come to the Native American Longhouse for a chance to learn different ways to create art by recycling. It’s a fun way to learn about the role of recycling in our community and different ways we can contribute as students and members of the community. Come “re-leaf” some stress with us!

NEW! Film Screening Event: “An Inconvenient Sequel:” The Hatfield Student Organization and the Newport Chapter of Surfrider Foundation invite you to attend a screening of “An Inconvenient Sequel ,”the follow up to “An Inconvenient Truth.”  Nov. 9, 6 p.m., Hatfield Marine Science Visitor Center Auditorium. Reception to follow with discussion of local issues in climate change with experts from our community. Free admission – donations benefit the Newport Chapter of Surfrider Foundation. RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/517437098600793

NEW! Memorial for Emery Castle: Emery N. Castle, economist, emeritus OSU professor, past president, Resources for the Future, Washington, D.C.; former head, OSU Agricultural and Resource Applied Economics, OSU dean of faculty and the Graduate School passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31.  A memorial service for Emery will be held Saturday, Nov. 11 at 3 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Corvallis.  A Celebration of Life will follow the memorial service, 4-6:30 p.m. in The LaSells Stewart Center, Giustina Gallery.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice or the OSU Foundation for the Emery Castle Chair in Resource and Rural Economics or the Emery Castle Scholarship for graduate students.

NEW! Public meeting set to present Bend campus master plan: Oregon State University – Cascades will present a master plan for the expanded 128-acre university campus and seek community input at a public meeting scheduled from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 15.  The master plan reflects a nearly two-year long range development planning process during which community member attendance at meetings totaled 1,500.  The meeting will take place at the OSU-Cascades Graduate & Research Center, Rm. 209, located at 650 SW Columbia St. in Bend. For information contact 541-322-3196 or communityconnect@osucascades.edu

NEW! Free CeCe Film Screening: Join the Pride Center for a screening of the documentary Free CeCe followed by a discussion about the prison industrial complex. This documentary pushes past the everyday narratives of victimhood surrounding the lives of transgender people, to spotlight the way CeCe McDonald and other trans people are leading a growing movement fighting for the rights of transgender people everywhere. Nov. 15 from 5-7 p.m. at the Centro Cultural César Chávez. View the film trailer and event page. To request accommodations related to a disability, please email Pride.Center@oregonstate.edu or call (541) 737-9161.

NEW! American Strings: Country Joe McDonald — Join legendary musician Country Joe McDonald for “Reflections on the Summer of Love and Woody Guthrie,” an intimate Q&A and performance. Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre. $15 in advance, $20 at the door: liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/americanstrings. Free to students with ID in advance or a the door while tickets are available.

NEW! Fall Family Weekend Comedy Show: Join comedians Jermaine Fowler and Jay Larson on Friday, Nov. 17 at The LaSells Stewart Center at 6:30 or 9 p.m. Ticket prices are $34/$36, with light desserts and refreshments that will be served. Tickets and more information can be found here.

Lunch Club: Active Community: ASOSU and the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center will be hosting a Lunch Club to share dialogue on topics within current media. Have anything to share? Come for lunch at the APCC Gathering Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 7 (noon -1 p.m.). Lunch is provided to a limited number who RSVP at: http://dce.oregonstate.edu/lunchclub, but anyone is welcome to join!

OSU Press Campus Book Sale — In celebration of University Press Week (Nov. 6-10), OSU Press will be offering 25% off new releases and old favorites on Tuesday, Nov. 7, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., in the lobby of the Valley Library. For those who can’t make it on Tuesday, selected titles will be on sale through December 31 at osupress.oregonstate.edu/2017-holiday-sale (use the promo code 17HOLIDAY at checkout to receive a 25% discount)

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

 NEW! Reforming Our Life in the Body: Martin Luther on Eating, Healing, and Marriage – Lecture by Ekaterina Lomperis. No other major Christian thinker was more interested in spiritual understandings of seemingly mundane dimensions of our daily life than the German founder of the Reformation, Martin Luther.  This lecture will explore how, according to Luther, one should eat, heal, and marry, as a Christian. Tuesday, Nov. 7, 7 p.m. LaSells Stewart Center, C & E Auditorium. Free and open to all. FMI please visit Reformation 500.

NEW! Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing Seminar (CGRB): Brenna Henn, Stony Brook University, will present a seminar “What do we gain by studying African genomes? : Examples from human evolution” on Wednesday, Nov 8 at 3:30 p.m. in the Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg (ALS) 4001.

NEW! A Situational Understanding of Environmental Values and Evaluation -Lecture by Dr. Bryan Norton, distinguished Professor Emeritus in Philosophy and Policy, in the School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology. Dr. Norton presents an accessible and useful taxonomy of different disciplinary approaches to evaluating environmental change, including willingness-to-pay, cost-benefit analysis, intrinsic value, and risk management. With a distinction between substantive and procedural rationality, he concludes by outlining a pragmatic approach to environmental policy decision making. Wednesday, Nov. 8, 4 p.m. MU: Journey room, 104.

 NEW! WRGP Fall Seminar Series. Brent Boehlert, PhD, of Industrial Economics Inc., will present “Quantifying the Contribution of Water and Environmental Management to the Economies of Developing Countries” on Wednesday Nov. 8, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Owen Hall 103. Free and open to the public. Flyer.

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 Nov. 7, explore the purpose of assessment and varied ways for Assessing Student Learning. If available, please bring copies of the learning outcomes and learning assignment(s) and/or assessment(s) used in your course. This 90-minute workshop will be facilitated twice in Milam 215 at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m. No need to register – just come on by! Learn more here. Contact us here.

School of Psychological Science Fall Colloquium Series: Allison Jaeger will speak on “Sketching and Summarizing to Reduce Memory for Seductive Details in Science Text,” Tuesday, Nov. 7, 4-5 p.m., Reed Lodge 111.

FREE GMAT Test Prep Class and MBA Information Session. Join us for a FREE GMAT Test Prep Class taught by a Kaplan Test Prep instructor, and you’ll also learn what it takes to apply to the OSU MBA program. Tuesday, Nov. 7, 5:30- 7:30 p.m. Austin Hall, Room 100. Sign up HERE. 

North American Truffling Society Pablo Martin will speak on “Mushrooms: an excellent opportunity to reduce fire risk.”  Martin will discuss how value can be added to forests by developing sustainable mushroom harvest practices, and the importance of understanding the effect of fire on fungal communities and how silvicultural treatments regarding fire could affect fungi. He presentation will feature photos from forest ecosystems in Spain. Nov. 7, 7:30 p m., Room 2087 at Cordley Hall.

Training Days: Only one week left to register for Training Days, Nov 7-8! Training Days provides nearly 70 brief training and informational workshops for employees. OSU subject experts will introduce you to the latest policies, procedures, technical processes, innovations, and tools and tips for carrying out your work. Click Training Days for details, a view of the schedule and register.

Take Note 

The Source: Catch up with some of the things the College of Agricultural Sciences is up to in the Fall issue of The Source.  We have an especially rich section in “Our Best” where we shine a light on our honored Diamond Pioneers, Ag Hall of Fame inductees, Distinguished Alumni, and our faculty and staff who have received recognition and awards.

The latest issue of Oregon Sea Grant’s newsletter, Confluence, is now available: This issue includes stories about efforts to farm gooseneck barnacles, research on the genetics of Dungeness crabs, a collaboration to reduce crabbers’ injuries at sea, and women’s changing roles in the fishing industry. Read it here.

Kerr Visitor Services: Coming soon! A new visitor services desk will be unveiled in the Kerr Administration Building later this academic year. This will be a point of welcome and assistance for all visitors to Kerr. In addition to providing increased visitor information services for the entire building, a visitor services coordinator will help implement new safety procedures for the building. More information will follow. Please direct questions to 541-737-2447.

Animal Connection: Features stories from the OSU College of Veterinary Medicine, including a hospice therapy dog, a clinical study in the OSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital where dogs are providing new information on tumor surgery, and an OSU alum who has returned to volunteer in an outreach program she founded as a student.

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 14 days, from personal to vehicle to workplace and household sizes.  The difference between the kits is the quantity of items (more for longer periods of time), size of storage container, and types of items (immediate survival versus long-term living).  Download this month’s poster at: http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/files/EP-Bulletin/11-01%20Preparedness%20Kits.pdf

New issue of “The Messenger” magazine from OSU Libraries and Press is available: The magazine highlights the accomplishments and ongoing efforts of the Libraries and Press. “The Messenger” is available at multiple locations inside the Valley Library — including in the information rack just inside the main entrance — and online at http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/the-messenger-recent-issue. See what’s new and newsworthy at our library.

Updates to University Policies & Standards.  Please visit the University Policy & Standards page to learn about policy updates from the past month: http://policy.oregonstate.edu/whats-new .  This page is updated frequently with new developments so we encourage you to check back regularly.  Feel free to contact the office of University Compliance at 541-737-1060.

Office of International Affairs – 2018-2019 Scholarships for International Students – Application Open: The scholarship application for continuing international students is now open. F-1 or J-1 students, with economic need, who have studied a minimum of 3 terms at OSU in a degree-seeking program are encouraged to apply. The minimum overall GPA for undergraduate students is 2.5 and graduate students is 3.0. Preference will be given to students nearing degree completion. For more information email international.scholarships@oregonstate.edu.

Traffic and Maintenance

Radiation Center: Due to excavation to replace electrical conduit for the Jefferson Way Tunnel Project several parking spaces on the east side of the Radiation Center will not be available. The closure will be from Nov. 8-12, (View Map).


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

Physical Activity Outreach Program CoordinatorThe Oregon State University Extension Family and Community Health program is seeking a Physical Activity Outreach Program Coordinator. This is a part-time (0.45 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #P01690UF. Closes Nov. 10.  

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.

Accountant 1– The University Administrative Business Center (UABC) in Corvallis invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Accountant 1 post # P01246CT  Closes Nov. 12.

The Graduate School invites applications for a part-time, 9-month, fixed-term Instructor position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01709UF.  Closes Nov. 12.

Custodial Operations Supervisor  – University Housing and Dining Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Custodial Operations Supervisor position. Posting #P01698UF. Closes Nov. 12.

Analyst, Budget & Resource Planning – The Office of Budget and Fiscal Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for two full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Analyst, Budget & Resource Planning. Posting # P01697UF. Closes Nov. 12.

Custodial Services Coordinator – Memorial Union invites applications for a Custodial Services Coordinator. Posting #P01247CT. Closes Nov. 13.

Custodian – Memorial Union invites applications for a Custodian. Posting #P01249CT. Closes Nov. 13.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Advanced Practice Clinician NP/PA (Mid-Level Medical Practitioner), Posting #P01232CT.  Closes Nov 13.

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.

Accountant 1– The University Administrative Business Center (UABC) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Accountant 1. Posting # P01253CT  Closes Nov. 15.

University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications to fill one full time Administrative/Professional Faculty, Chef de Cuisine, Catering who will join our culinary team working to elevate the on-campus dining experience.  Posting #P01700UF.  Closes Nov. 15.

Education Program Assistant 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (approximately 18 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 1 position for the Extension Benton County Office at Oregon State University (OSU).  Posting# P01237CT.  Closes Nov. 15.

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.

Grants and Contracts Coordinator – College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Grants and Contracts Coordinator. Posting #01245CT.  Closes Nov. 17.

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.

 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.

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.

Space Analyst (Research Analyst 2): The Space Management unit of Capital Planning and Development invites applicants for a Space Analyst (Research Analyst 2) position. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, classified position. Posting #P01251CT. Closes Nov. 20.

EXTENDED! 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 20.

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. 

Administrative Assistant – The office of Institutional Analytics & Reporting is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12 month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Executive Director. Posting #P01708UF.  Closes Nov. 24.

Web Developer – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), Web Developer who designs, develops, analyzes, and maintains scalable applications created in PHP, MySQL, CSS3, HTML5, JavaScript and other third party API tools. This position provides programming support by collaborating with faculty, administrators and other clients to design and develop instructional technology and other web-based educational resources for courses and modules. Posting # P01248CT. Closes Nov 26.

EXTENDED – OSU 4-H Educator: Oregon State University Extension Service invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term, 4-H Youth Development Educator position to be located in Morrow County. Posting #P01606UF. Closes Nov. 27.

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.

The Department of Agricultural Education and General Agriculture invites applicants for a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position. This position will provide innovative leadership in Agricultural Education while also engaging and providing service to our Agricultural Sciences and Leadership programs. Posting # P01678UF with a full consideration date of Dec. 8.

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.

Assistant/Associate Professor – The College of Engineering’s School of Nuclear Science and Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month, tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position (depending on qualifications). Posting #P01684UF. Full consideration date: Jan. 18, 2018.

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 

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: “November — Days when an exquisite melancholy seemed to hang over the landscape and dream about the lake. But days, too, of the wild blackness of great autumn storms, followed by dank, wet, streaming nights when there was witch-laughter in the pines and fitful moans among the mainland trees.” ~ L.M. Montgomery. Chance of showers and then mostly sunny, high of 52, low of 30. Areas of fog tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Isolated snow showers and then mostly sunny, high of 40, low of 17. Sunny tomorrow.

Newport: Chance of showers and then mostly sunny, high of 49, low of 38. Partly sunny tomorrow.

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

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