OSU Today

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

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.

20,000 scientists give dire warning about the future in ‘letter to humanity,’ – and the world is listening (The Independent)

The lead author of the warning letter and new response paper, ecology Professor William Ripple, from Oregon State University, said: “Our scientists’ warning to humanity has clearly struck a chord with both the global scientific community and the public.”

Tibet’s vegetarian debate (tricycle)

In the Food of Sinful Demons: Meat, Vegetarianism, and the Limits of Buddhism in Tibet, Geoffrey Barstow of Oregon State University tackles the history of vegetarianism in Tibet, surveying the multifaceted arguments of its proponents across the centuries.

$39 million bond for OSU-Cascades will help school meet Central Oregon workforce demands (Portland Business Journal)

OSU will use the funds to expand infrastructure and the number of students it can serve at its Cascades campus in Bend.

Geocells excel in track ballast research study (Geosynthetica.net)

Oregon State University’s Dr. Ben Leshchinsky, P.E. and the University of Kansas’s Dr. Jin Han, P.E. recently combined their wealth of geosynthetics knowledge in a track ballast research study. Specifically, they evaluated the performance of a high-density polyethylene geocellular system (HDPE GEOWEB® from Presto Geosystems) in a railway base stabilization system.

OSU-Cascades to develop former pumice mine (KBND)

Just before adjourning the short session over the weekend, state lawmakers approved $39 million in state-backed bonds to fund construction of a second academic building at Oregon State University’s Bend campus. Kelly Sparks, with OSU-Cascades, says now that the money is secured, things will move quickly.

7 black inventors whose intellects changed the world (Study Break)

Viewing intellect as a way to escape his harsh upbringing, Emeagwali studied hard and earned a scholarship to Oregon State University. There, he received his bachelor’s degree in mathematics.

Oregonian hemp farmers await new hemp bill’s passage (KDRV)

If Governor Brown signs this bill into law, it would establish a pilot program and allow Oregon State University to make sure those seeds test .3% of below before farmers put them in the ground.

The truth behind 6 gardening myths (Oregonian)

With all the information out there, some of it’s bound to be wrong. Myths tend to stick around, no matter how many times they’re corrected. Oregon State University Extension experts are out to change that. Once you know the truth, pass it on


Queerative Party: Join the Pride Center for a social gathering held for LGBTQIA+ folks and friends to engage in art and creative expression. There will be multiple art stations with supplies provided. Wednesday, March 7, from noon – 2 p.m. at the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center. To request accommodations related to a disability, email Pride.Center@oregonstate.edu or call 541-737-9161.

Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Training: Did you know that suicide is the second-leading cause of death among 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. March 7, noon – 1:30 p.m., MU Journey Room. Feel free to bring your lunch.

WRGP Winter Seminar Series. Krista Jones, USGS hydrologist with Oregon Water Science Center, will present, “Quantifying the effects of beavers on urban streams in the Tualatin River basin” on Wednesday, March 7, from noon – 1 p.m. in Strand Agriculture Hall 260. Free and open to the public.

Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing Seminar (CGRB): Rosalie Sears, OHSU, will present a seminar Modeling and targeting intra-tumor phenotypic heterogeneity and cellular plasticity” on Wednesday, March 7, at 3:30 p.m., in the Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg (ALS) 4001.

The Concept of Reform in the Historical Imagination of the Protestant Communities: Lecture by the Rev. Euan Cameron. This lecture proposes that, in the way that the Protestant reformers wrote and understood their own history, one witnesses just such a transition from historical cycles to a linear development divided into periods. Cameron is Henry Luce III Professor of Reformation Church History at Union Theological Seminary at Columbia University. He has appeared on the frequently re-broadcast Lion Television/PBS miniseries “Martin Luther” (2002) and “In Our Time, BBC Radio 4″ (2002). Wednesday, March 7, 4 p.m. MU, Journey 104.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Tonga, Samoa, and Fiji Relief Fund: Tropical Cyclone Gita made its way through the South Pacific with strong winds and flooding damaging many rooftops and homes. In support for the families of Samoa, Tonga, and Fiji, the Pacific Islander Club of OSU is hosting a relief fund, and is asking for canned food and clothing donations. March 8-9, 10 a.m. – noon, at the Longhouse. For more information,  contact Alamoni Afungia afungiaa@oregonstate.edu or sekiok@oregonstate.edu

NEW! Faculty Senate: The March 8 Faculty Senate agenda is online at http://senate.oregonstate.edu/march-8-2018-faculty-senate-agenda. The meeting begins at 3 p.m. in The LaSells Stewart Center Construction and Engineering Hall. Agenda items include the following reports: Student Evaluation of Teaching Forms, Strategic Plan 4.0, OSU Accreditation and Ten-Year Business Forecast. Faculty Senate meetings are open to the public.

NEW! OSU Astronomy Club: There will be an Astronomy Open House on March 9 from 7-11 p.m. in Weniger Hall where there will be astronomy-related activities for all ages and telescope observations if the weather allows. The event can be found on Facebook at: facebook.com/osuastronights

NEW! Empty Bowls Benefit, Saturday: Empty Bowls is one of the primary fundraisers for the HSRC (Human Services Resource Center) Food Pantry food costs (which can’t use Student Fee funds). This continues to be an important resource for low-income OSU students. Bring cash and/or your checkbook to the event, which includes Bingo, raffle prizes and a silent auction. March 10, 5 – 7 p.m., McNary Dining Center.

Little Gallery exhibition, #NosDuelen56: On March 3, 2017, 41 girls died and 15 were severely burned in a ‘safe home’ outside Guatemala City. The exhibition brings together commemorative portraits selected from more than 60 artists from around the world who joined the global action for the girls, #NosDuelen56, in order to demand justice, honor and commemorate the victims of the Hogar Seguro Virgen de la Asunción massacre. Co-directors of the Human Rights Defenders Project, Rob Mercatante and Dania Rodrigues, will be at the opening.  Stef Arreaga, Ocho Tijax, an organization of women who support the survivors and victims’ families will also be present. Show dates March 7 – April 25. Opening reception March 8, 3:30 -5 p.m., Kidder Hall 210.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sale Friday noon to 3 p.m. at 644 S.W. 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.

Creating a 100% Tobacco-Free OSU: An Open Forum for Students, Faculty, and Staff: Please join a discussion about our campus tobacco policy, including a proposal to strengthen our current smoke-free policy to make campus 100 percent tobacco-free – including smokeless tobacco (snus, snuff, chew) as well as combustible tobacco products. Friday, March 9, noon – 1 p.m., MU 213. A pre-ordered, personalized lunch will be provided for the first 50 registrants, so log onto our registration page and order your lunch: http://health.oregonstate.edu/tobacco-policy-forum. Further information: marc.braverman@oregonstate.edu

Register today for March 12 Corvallis Sustainability Town Hall: The community sustainability event of the year happens in one week, and registration is due today.  The Corvallis Sustainability Coalition’s annual Sustainability Fair and Town Hall is at the CH2MHill Alumni Center on March 12.  The fair runs from 5 – 7 p.m., the town hall from 7 – 9 p.m. Free and open to the public; refreshments served. No registration required for the fair, but seating is limited at the town hall, so make sure you’re registered.

Board of Trustees: The Academic Strategies Committee of the OSU Board of Trustees will hold a telephonic meeting on Friday, March 16 from 3 – 5 p.m., to hear a report from the university’s provost and updates on critical employee training and the institutional accreditation process in progress. Members of the public may listen to the meeting by calling the toll-free number listed on the agenda. The MU’s Allworth Room will be open to the public as a site for listening to this meeting. The agenda and materials for the meeting will be posted at http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/trustees/meetings. If special accommodation is required, contact Marcia Stuart at 541-737-3449 or marcia.stuart@oregonstate.edu at least 48 hours in advance.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! MS Defense: Matt Weldy, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, will speak on “Spatiotemporal Associations of Abundance and Vital Rates of Co-occurring Small Mammals in a Late Successional Forest,” Friday, March 9, 9 a.m. in Nash 033.

NEW! Water Resources Science, MS Defense: Kira Puntenney-Desmond will present her research, “Runoff and sediment transport through a riparian buffer of a steep, Rocky Mountain headwater catchment,” on Friday, March 9, 9 a.m., Strand Ag Hall 113. Puntenney-Desmond is advised by major professor Kevin Bladon.

NEW! OSU Anthropology Lecture Series: Mrinalini Tankha, assistant professor of anthropology at Portland State University, will give a lecture titled, “Money and Morality in Cuba’s Dual Economy.”  Tankha will speak on March 9 from noon – 12:50 p.m. in Waldo Hall 201A. This event is part of the Anthropology Program’s Lecture Series. Questions? Contact: drew.gerkey@oregonstate.edu

NEW! Jam Session: The hands-on workshop will teach you how to make a variety of jams and jelly products both sweet and savory using frozen fruits.  The spreads can be made using your own frozen fruit or fruit will be provided.  The workshop will include cooked jams and jellies and other fruit spreads including regular, low sugar, no sugar as well as no- cook freezer jams.  The class will be held on Saturday, April 7, from 10 a.m. -1:30 p.m. at the Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham Road Eugene.   Cost of the workshop is $35 Learn More/Register

NEW! Master Food Preservers Volunteer Training: Lane County Extension Master Food Preserver Program has spots left for the 2018 training program. Volunteers participate in a 40-hour food preservation/safety training after which they become certified. Volunteers will be expected to volunteer a minimum of 70 hours in the year following the training.   Classes run on Mondays April 9 through June 4, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. and are held at the Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham Rd., Eugene. The cost of the training is $175 which includes supplies and a resource notebook. Deadline is Friday, March 30.  Application.

The Feminist Scientist with Sharyn Clough: Join OSU’s Women in Policy on International Women’s Day for a talk and discussion with Sharyn Clough on why feminism and science are better together and increasing objectivity through bias detection. March 8 at 10 a.m., Asian & Pacific Cultural Center. Free and open to all. Coffee and treats provided.

Academic Technology webinar: Upcoming Changes in the Canvas Gradebook Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, March 8, at 10 a.m. to learn about changes coming to the Canvas gradebook in summer of 2018. Register for information on joining this free 30-minute webinar, or discover other webinars. Questions? Email us at Canvas@oregonstate.edu

Landscape ecology talk: Kevin McGarigal, OSU alumnus and professor at the University of Massachusetts, will present a talk titled “Considering refugia, resilience, ecosystem integrity and representative species in alternative landscape conservation designs for the northeastern United States” on March 8 at 11:30 a.m. in Richardson Hall 107. The talk will be followed by a brown bag lunch.

TRIAD meeting: The OSU Improv Comedy Club will perform. The meeting will begin at noon on Thursday, March 8, in MU 211. 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.

PERS: Tiers 1 & 2 Simplified: What role will PERS play in your retirement plan? Understand how your PERS retirement works and explore the various choices, advantages/disadvantages you will need to consider when you decide to retire. Designed for people within five years of retirement. March 8, noon – 1 p.m., MU 212. Presented by Barbara Koontz, financial adviser, CFS*. RSVP to Investmentseminars@mapscu.com

Human Rights in Guatemala: Rob Mercatante and Dania Rodrigues, co-directors of the Human Rights Defenders Project, and Stef Arreaga of Ocho Tijax, an organization of women who support survivors and victims’ families as they seek justice, will speak March 8, 6 p.m., in the MU Horizon Room.

We Animals: Fifteen Years of Photojournalism and Animal Rights with Jo-Anne McArthur: McArthur is an award-winning photographer, author, and educator based in Toronto, Canada. Through her long-term body of work, We Animals, she has been documenting our complex relationship with animals around the globe for 15 years. She also co-founded the Unbound Project to document the women on the front lines of animal advocacy. McArthur is a sought-after speaker and is the author of two books, “We Animals” (2014), and “Captive” (2017). Thursday, March 8, 6 p.m. Dearborn Hall 318.

Take Note 

NEW! OSU Libraries earns Grant Project of the Year from the State Library of Oregon: Staff from OSU Libraries and Oregon Historical Society Research Library were named winners of the LSTA Project of the Year for their project “Reuniting Finley and Bohlman.”  Through a Library Services and Technology Act grant, the libraries partnered to digitize and present online photographs and other materials from Oregon conservationists and photographers William L. Finley, Irene Barnhart Finley, and Herman Bohlman.

STEM Academy: Registration for STEM Academy AWSEM (Advocates for Women in Science, Engineering, and Math) Club for 3rd-5th grade is open. AWSEM Clubs are designed to nurture girls’ interest in STEM by providing a program of hands-on activities paired with positive adult women STEM role models. Club meets on Tuesdays, 3:15-4:45 p.m., from April 10–May 8, at Garfield Elementary School. Topics: Engineering, Human Anatomy, Computing, Marine Science, and Chemistry/Physics. For more information and to register, please visit http://stemacademy.oregonstate.edu/awsem-club. For questions, call 541-737-8139 or email STEM.academy@oregonstate.edu. Cost is $75. Needs-based scholarships available.

Updates to University Policies & Standards: 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 check back regularly.

Traffic and Maintenance

26th Street: Due to construction, 26th Street between S.W. Campus Way and S.W. Orchard Avenue (see map) will be closed through May 2018. Crews will be installing new steam and condensate lines from the tunnel at Campus Way north to the intersection of 26th Street and Orchard. Currently 26th Street is scheduled to reopen May 28. Pedestrian traffic will not be impacted; northbound and southbound sidewalks will remain open. We will add an update to this notification when we have more precise details on the construction schedule.

Kerr Administration Loading Dock closed: As part of the Kerr Admin Freight Elevator Modernization project, the Kerr Admin loading dock will be closed through mid-March (see map). The closure of the east side of the loading dock will not affect hand truck deliveries or pedestrian pathways for building access. Accommodations for larger deliveries can be made when needed.


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

Temp Teaching Assistant – This recruitment will be used to fill three part-time (approximately 20 hours per week) Temporary Teaching Assistant positions for the Writing Center at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting # P01417CT. For full consideration apply by March 8. Closes March 10.

Finance and Accounting Manager – The Health Sciences Business Center at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time Finance and Accounting Manager position. Posting #P01902UF. Closes March 9.

Food Service Worker 3 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time, intermittent Cook 3 position for the Oregon 4H Conference and Education center at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in rural Salem, Oregon.  The Oregon 4-H Center is a rental facility approximately eight miles from downtown Salem. It is a rural area and is not on public transportation lines.  Posting# P01409CT.  Closes March 9.

The Office of Financial Aid is seeking a Financial Aid Advisor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the director. Posting # P01922UF. Closes March 9.

EXTENDED – Property Specialist 2 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for one Property Specialist 2 position.  This is a full-time, 12-month, classified position. Posting # P01405CT.  For full consideration, apply by March 5.  Closes is March 12.

Academic Wage-Hourly: Rock Climbing Course – OSU-Cascades invites applications for a part-time (0.25), 12-month, Rock Climbing Course position. This position is for Spring Term 2018. Posting #00390AW. Closes March 12.

Human Resources Consultant 1 – OSU-Cascades invites applications for a full-time (1.0), 12-month, Human Resources Consultant 1 position. Posting # P01941UF. Closes March 12.

Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications – OSU’s College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) assistant director of Marketing and Communications. The assistant director works with the director of Marketing and Communications to provide day-to-day marketing and communications management and planning to support the college’s strategic priorities and to enhance its brand image. The assistant director is a content creator who develops, produces and distributes high-quality print and electronic materials that advance the research, education and outreach goals and mission of the college. Posting # P01934UF. Closes March 12.

Education Program Assistant 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time .75 FTE (approximately 30 hours per week), limited duration (approximately one year) Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1) with the Oregon State University Extension Service Family and Community Health (FCH) program. This position will be located in Eugene serving Lane County. Posting # P01419CT.  Closes March 13.

Cook 1 position for UHDS at OSU. F/T, academic-year (10-month), classified; starting wage $12.51/hr + benefits. Posting # P01412CT. For full consideration, apply by March 13. 

The Office of the Registrar is seeking an Operations Manager. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Registrar. Posting # P01946UF. Closes March 13.

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Administrative Program Assistant position for the Office of the Registrar at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting # P01418CT. Closes March 14.

The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a Human Resources Benefits Consultant. This is a full-time, 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting # P01932UF. Closes March 14.

Juntos Program Coordinator – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement (Division) at Oregon State University invites applications for a Juntos Program Coordinator. This is a full-time, (1.0 FTE) 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position located in Hood River and Wasco Counties. Reappointment will be at the discretion of the regional administrator for the Mid-Columbia Region and the assistant director of OSU Open Campus and Innovation. Posting# P01931UF. Closes March 14.

NEW! Operations Manager – Dining, University Housing and Dining Services.  Filling one F/T Professional Faculty position. Anticipated annual salary range $36,228 – $61,560 plus benefits package. Posting #P01953UF.  Closes March 18.

Institutional Analytics and Research is seeking a Data Modeler. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting # P01943UF. Full-consideration date March 15. Closes March 31.

Enterprise Computing Services is recruiting for one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 3 position at Oregon State University. Posting # P01358CT. Closes March 15.

Faculty Research Assistant – OSU-Cascades invites applications for a full-time (1.0), 12-month, Faculty Research Assistant position. Posting # P01933UF. Full consideration date March 16. Closes April 6.

NEW! Assistant to the Associate Deans – College of Agricultural Sciences Administration is seeking an assistant to the associate deans.  This full-time (1.0 FTE) position provides day-to-day technical and administrative support and serves as an important member of the team in the Dean’s Office. Incumbent will interact with various stakeholders including on campus partners, state and federal agencies, private citizens and others.  Strong computer, organization and communications skills are necessary.  Posting #P01949UF. Full consideration March 18. Closes April 1. 

Admissions Representative – This position is to support the Office of International Admissions in providing high level customer service, maintaining the standards and integrity of the Office of International Admissions, and sustaining an efficient admissions process. Please follow the link for more information or to apply: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=38474&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Closes March 18.

Senior Researcher – The Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning is seeking one full-time (1.0 FTE) Senior Researcher position. Posting# P01937UF. Closes March 18.

Veterinary Technician  Oregon State University’s (OSU) Lois Bates Acheson Veterinary Teaching Hospital seeks a Certified Veterinary Technician for employment in our Anesthesia Services. The hospital is part of OSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine and provides excellent benefits and a competitive salary. This is a full-time position.  Posting #PO1316CT. Closes March 18. Mark your application with “Anesthesia” in the notes section under the question, “which department would you like to work in.” 

First Year Experience Program Coordinator – The University Exploratory Studies Program (UESP) is seeking a First Year Experience Program Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the director. Posting # P01935UF Closes March 19.

The Advanced Technology and Manufacturing Institute is seeking one part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) Student Machine Shop Assistant. Posting #P03336SE. Closes March. 19.

The OSU Library is seeking one full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month tenure track Assistant Professor.  Posting # P01917UF.  Closes March 19.

The Office of Academic Programs, Assessment and Accreditation is seeking a Curriculum Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the associate provost. Posting # P01894UF. Closes April 2. Full-consideration date is March 19.

Sea Grant is seeking a Coastal STEM Hub Director. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Oregon Sea Grant director. Posting #P01944UF. Closes March 21.

Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking eight part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) PCMM Student Route Drivers. Posting #  P03314SE. Closes March 22.

NEW! The College of Public Health and Human Sciences is seeking a Post Award Research Administrator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the associate dean for Research. Posting #P01951UF. Closes March 23.

Enterprise Computing Services is seeking one Analyst Programmer, Comp Level 2 position for their Data Architecture Team (DATA).  This is a Classified Exempt position. Posting # P01385CT. Closes March 23.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – The Extension 4-H Youth Development program invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, fixed-term, Assistant Professor of Practice position serving Wasco County. This position will be located in the Wasco County Extension office in The Dalles.  Posting# P01945UF.  Closes March 28.

The Office of Audit Services is seeking a staff auditor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Chief Audit Executive. Posting # P01876UF. Closes March 30.

OSU 4-H Youth Development Educator – Oregon State University Extension Service invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term 4-H Youth Development Educator position to be located in Crook County. Posting #P01948UF. Closes March 31.

The Office for Sponsored Research and Award Administration is hiring an Associate Director, Award Compliance & Education. Posting # P01938UF. Closes March 31.

Kinesiology Experiential Learning Coordinator – College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites application for a full-time (1.0FTE), 12-month, Experiential Learning Coordinator. Posting #P01877UF. For full consideration apply by March 31.

Regional Administrator – 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 # P01952UF. Closes April 1.

Enterprise Computing Services is seeking one Analyst Programmer, Comp Level 2 position for the Hyland Onbase project. This is a Classified Exempt position that is of limited duration (expected to last two years). Posting # P01386CT. Closes April 10.

Assistant/Associate Professor – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 9-month tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position (depending on qualifications). Position will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Operations Management/Supply Chain Management. Posting #P01929UF. Closes May 1.

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.

Director of Development, Health Sciences – The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for a front-line fundraising professional to manage a comprehensive major gift program to support units within the Division of Health Sciences. This position will devote 80 percent of work time to major gift fundraising activities and 20% of work time to administrative responsibilities. Learn more a www.osufoundation.org


OSU150 fun fact: 2006 engineering alumna Patricia Walsh holds the world record for blind and low-vision Ironman distance. She has also won seven international gold medals and five national championships in triathlon competitions.

Corvallis: “I believe women and minorities often wait for permission to be invited to something; we need to stop doing that. My kids are the reason I continue to strive for something better.” ~ Ilhan Omar. Mostly cloudy today, high of 56, low of 41. Rain tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Partly sunny and then rain likely, high of 48, low of 32. Chance of rain tomorrow.

Newport: Mostly cloudy and then rain, high of 55, low of 43. Rain and breezy tomorrow.

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



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