Saturday was a classic Corvallis December day: cold, rainy and endlessly gray. But second-year Oregon State University students Bailey Reynolds and Carrie Sanders said the weather was good for one thing: motivating them to stay inside to study for finals, which start Monday.

How the cookie crumbles: Busy family makes final appearance at OSU marketplace (Gazette-Times)

This is the last hurrah for the Melarova Baking operation at the Oregon State University Holiday Marketplace.

Awards and honors (LIFE@OSU)