OSU Today

Tuesday, May 8, 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.

OSU President applauds OSU-Cascades expansion (KTVZ)

At his annual State of the University address in Bend, Oregon State University President Edward Ray said school leaders will keep working to secure more state funding to continue the expansion of OSU-Cascades.

OSU transistor advance could help treat diabetes (KTVZ)

The nanotechnology advance by Oregon State University researchers is a key step toward an artificial pancreas: a catheter that can detect blood sugar levels and transmit the info to a wearable, computerized insulin pump.

What you need to know to grow your own Oregon strawberries (Oregonian)

“Day neutral are what most home gardeners will want unless they need a large batch of berries all at once to make jam,” said Jeff Choate, a horticulturist with Oregon State University Extension Service.

Farmers look for damage from hail storm (Capital Press)

Stuart Reitz, an Oregon State University Extension agent based in Ontario, said in a May 6 post on the Pacific Northwest Pest Alert Network that the National Weather Service reported the storm went from Nyssa, Oregon, to the Fruitland and Payette areas in Idaho.

Story Next Door: Zander Work (Gazette-Times)

Working in cybersecurity rarely looks like the movies, said Oregon State University student Zander Work.

He was convicted of molesting a 6-year-old. Should he have a future in baseball? (New York Times)

Luke Heimlich, one of the best players in college baseball, and certainly its most controversial, strode to the mound, dusted away a patch of dirt with his cleats and lined up for his first pitch.

State receives $1 million to explore forest habitat conservation (Patch)

With grant funding secured, ODFW and ODF are establishing a steering committee with state and federal agency representatives, including the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA), the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, the Department of State Lands, and Oregon State University.


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 May 8, we will discuss how to “Get Students to Read” with the creation of assignments that support student literacy development and active reading.  If available, bring a copy of a text your students are required to read. This 90-minute workshop will be facilitated twice in Milam 215 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. No need to register – just come on by. Learn more here. Contact us here.

Level Up Your Interview SkillsYou got the interview; now what? This is your chance to convince your future employer that you’re the best person for the job. This workshop covers common interview topics, how to answer the tough questions, and strategies for a successful job/internship/graduate school interview. May 8, noon to 1 p.m., in SEC 112, Involvement Lounge.

Beaver Family Connections: What Does Quality Child Care Look Like? Finding the right child care for your child can be a daunting experience. Join us on Tuesday, May 8, from noon to 1 p.m. in MU 212 as Family Connections shares with us some of the things you should be looking for.

Lunch Club: College Student Mental HealthThis spring’s Lunch Club will focus on mental health among college students. We will analyze articles relating to college students’ mental health while discussing tips on dealing with stress. Join the conversation and have lunch with us on Tuesday, May 8, noon to 1 p.m. at the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center. RSVP here.

Cultural Appropriation: It’s Not “Fashion”: We will be discussing the prevalence of cultural appropriation within the fashion industry while displaying traditional pieces representing Asia and the Pacific Islands from the College of Business’s Historic and Cultural Textile and Apparel Collection. Join the conversation and come look at some beautiful pieces at the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center on Tuesday, May 8, from 4 to 6 p.m.

The OSU Advantage Innovation Showcase: This event brings researchers, industry and startups together for a celebration of technology and entrepreneurship. Representatives from all three groups will be present to discuss the forefronts of innovation, followed by a networking reception. Join us May 8 at 4 p.m. at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center. Attendance is free but seating is limited. RSVP on Eventbrite.

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

The North American Truffling Society meeting: Carolina Páez and Dan Luoma will present an overview of the NATS/MSA truffle workshop that was held in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California. The presentation will be illustrated with many photographs of the forests of the southern Sierra Nevada and the truffles found therein. May 8,  7:30 p.m., Cordley Hall 2087.

Upcoming Events

NEW! International Students & Careers: Get clarity on the career development process for international students. This workshop covers GoinGlobal, what Career Development means in the United States, and job search strategies for international students. May 10, noon to 1 p.m. in SEC 112, Involvement Lounge.

NEW! Jason Magabo Perez: Workshop & Performance: Join us as we welcome Jason Magabo Perez. On May 10, 4-6 p.m., in the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center, there will be a workshop that invites participants to explore poetry, prose, performance and collage as forms of social documentation, critical self-reflection and community empowerment. On May 11, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. in LInC, Perez will share storytelling through poetry, essay and documentary film. Book signing will follow.

NEW! The third annual Human Library: Event participants will engage in 30- to 45-minute two-way conversations with individuals who volunteer as “Human Books.” Experiencing a discussion with a human book creates an opportunity for constructive dialogue, learning and empathy between two people who otherwise might not interact. A list of books and registration are available at https://guides.library.oregonstate.edu/humanlibrary. Tuesday, May 15, noon to 5 p.m., and Wednesday, May 16, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Valley Library, fourth-floor rotunda. Preregistration is strongly encouraged. For more information, contact Shalece Rains at 541-737-4537 or shalece.rains@oregonstate.edu. This event is sponsored by OSU Libraries and Press and the University Ombuds Office.

Guy Davis performance: “An Evening with Guy Davis,” a performance and conversation with blues guitarist, writer, actor and teacher Guy Davis, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, at the Majestic Theatre. Davis’ appearance is part of the Oregon State University College of Liberal Arts’ “American Strings Series,” which celebrates America’s longstanding love of stringed instruments and roots music. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. OSU students will be admitted for free, one ticket per student with ID, while seats last. For additional information about the series or to purchase tickets, visit: http://liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/american-strings-series.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! Wakanda Heroes Are We?: OSU’s Men’s Development & Engagement will host a facilitated discussion about how different forms of masculinity are perpetuated through superhero media, with a particular focus on Black Panther. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 9, at 5 p.m. in the SEC Student Involvement Lounge. Pizza and refreshments will be provided. For more information, visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/207223660054313/

NEW! Qual*Tricks. Come learn some new tricks in Qualtrics on Wednesday, May 9, in the Valley Library, Willamette East from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. This week’s topic is applications and registrations. Bring your lunch and your own laptop if you’d like to follow along. Can’t come? Join us on WebEx. RSVP for both F2F and Online attendance. See the complete schedule.

NEW! Biochemistry and Biophysics Guest Lecture: Jingwei Xie, a researcher at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, will give a lecture titled “Electrospun Nanofibers for Biomedical Applications” on Wednesday, May 9, at 3:30 p.m. in ALS 4001.

NEW! PERS: Tiers 1 and 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. This presentation is not presented by OSU staff. Presented by Barbara Koontz, Financial Advisor, CFS*.  May 10, noon to 1 p.m., MU 212. RSVP to Investmentseminars@mapscu.com

NEW! Microbiology Department Seminar: Rosa León Zaya, assistant professor of biology at Willamette University, will present “Archaeal Diversity and Metabolic Potential in the Costa Rica Margin SubSeafloor,” May 10, 3 p.m., LPSC 402.

NEW! Edwards Distinguished Lecture: Edward Kavazanjian, Regents Professor and the Ira A. Fulton Professor of Geotechnical Engineering at Arizona State University, will give the lecture “Geo-Alchemy (Turning Sand into Sandstone) and other Biogeotechnologies” on Thursday, May 10, from 4 to 4:50 p.m. in Kearney Hall 112 (reception to follow).

NEW! Advances in Accounting Conference: The College of Business Accounting Program is hosting the third annual Advances in Accounting conference the weekend of May 11-12. This journal is published through Elsevier, with Roger Graham serving as editor since 2015. Each May, editorial board members are invited to participate in this conference hosted on campus. The conference will be held in Austin Hall 388 from 1 to 6:30 p.m. on May 11, and 8:30 to 11:45 a.m. on May 12.

NEW! Oregon Nutrition Update: The 2018 Oregon Nutrition Update, sponsored by the College of Public Health and Human Sciences’ Moore Family Center for Whole Grain Foods, Nutrition and Preventive Health and OHSU’s Moore Institute, will be held Friday, May 18, at OHSU in Portland. This annual update includes two compelling keynote presentations, a panel on the school food environment, an interactive communications sessions and a panel on food equity and insecurity. Sponsored by Bob’s Red Mill and the Oregon Dairy and Nutrition Council, the update will focus on different aspects of the food environment and how the environments in which we live, work and play have a direct impact on the food we eat. Learn more on the MFC page and/or register via OHSU.

NEW! Universal Health Care conference: The College of Public Health and Human Sciences’ Center for Global Health and the Chiu Program for Taiwan Study are presenting “Universal Health Care, Equity and Governance: Taiwan in International Perspective” from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. May 24 and 25 in the Agriculture Production Room at OSU’s LaSells Stewart Center. The School of History, Philosophy and Religion is funding the symposium, which will address five national health systems: Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, Canada and Chile. The keynote speaker is renowned health economist Robert G. Evans,  faculty in the Centre for Health Services and Policy Research and emeritus professor in the Vancouver School of Economics at the University of British Columbia. You may choose to register for one or both days; registration is free and space is limited. Register today.

Book review: Jonathan Katz reviews Moonglow by Michael Chabon. Moonglow unfolds as the deathbed confession of a man the narrator refers to only as “my grandfather.” It is a tale of madness, of war and adventure, of sex and marriage and desire, of existential doubt and model rocketry, of the shining aspirations and demonic underpinnings of American technological accomplishment at midcentury, and, above all, of the destructive impact – and the creative power – of keeping secrets and telling lies. Wednesday, May 9, noon, main meeting room, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library.

Beaver Family Connections: Step-Parenting & Blended Families: Many of today’s families find themselves in a step-parent or blended family situation and it can be hard to know the dos and don’ts of each parent’s role. Join a guided discussion on Wednesday, May 9, from noon to 1 p.m. in MU 212 to learn how to create a healthy family relationship that supports everyone. Rescheduled from Winter.

WRGP Spring Seminar Series: Join us for the upcoming Water Resources Seminar. This week Chris Milly, research hydrologist with the USGS field office at NOAA’s Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, will present “Streamflow in Our Warming World: Hydrologic Droughts Ahead? Or Just a Lot of Hot Air?” on Wednesday, May 9, at 4 p.m. in Kelley Engineering 1001. Free and open to the public.

Introduction to CORE Parameters: Institutional Analytics and Reporting (IAR) will provide an introduction to using parameters in CORE reports via WebEx on April 11, 2 to 2:30 p.m. Register at: http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_b2iyL1frdlGQSrz. Direct questions to Logan Bingle (mailto:logan.bingle@oregonstate.edu).

New SJEI workshops: Social Justice Education Initiative from Faculty Affairs. Additional spring term Tier One dates and new Tier Two workshops are now open for registration at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=46  Join your colleagues and peers to begin, or continue your social justice journey in this well-reviewed program. Contact SJEI Director Jane Waite for further information: jane.waite@oregonstate.edu

Take Note 

NEW! Monthly Emergency Preparedness Topic – Fire: If you discover a fire, sound the alarm, evacuate, call 911, report to the designated meeting area. This month’s poster can be downloaded http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/files/EP-Bulletin/05-01%20Fire.pdf

Seeking Volunteers for Cat Behavior Research: Help us learn more about cat behavior. The OSU Human-Animal Interaction Lab is seeking cats and their owners to participate in various research projects exploring cat behavior. We are looking for volunteers who own one cat or multiple cats that are at least one year old. Projects are either conducted in our lab at OSU or at the owner’s home. Email Kristyn Vitale at Kristyn.Shreve@oregonstate.edu to learn more about the various projects.

Seeking Participants for Foster Dog Behavior Research: Do you foster dogs? The OSU Human-Animal Interaction Lab is looking for volunteers for a study exploring attachment behavior and cognition in dogs living in foster homes. Participation in the study involves a single 40-minute testing session on campus in which your foster dog will participate in a series of behavioral tests. All participants will receive a $25 gift card. For more information, or to sign up, email Lauren Thielke at Lauren.Thielke@oregonstate.edu.

Benny Buy Project Updates list: The BennyBuy project team has implemented a new email listserv to provide campus employees with updates on the project, training opportunities, system changes and tips for using the system.  If you would like to subscribe to the list, go to lists.oregonstate.edu and subscribe to the BennyBuy_Updates list.

Volunteers Needed for the Great Move Out: OSU will once again work both on- and off-campus with the Corvallis community to collect reusable goods from students during the Great Move Out. Volunteers are needed for the off-campus event on June 15; details and signup here. Volunteers are needed for the residence hall program June 11-19; details and signup here. For more information on the Great Move Out, visit the website.

Safety Break for Oregon: May 9 is OSHA’s annual “Safety Break for Oregon,” which encourages taking time out to celebrate safety and health in the workplace. You can view more information online at http://osha.oregon.gov/safetybreak/Pages/about.aspx, including ideas for hosting a safety break event. The University Health and Safety Committee would like to encourage the OSU community to take time on May 9 to recommit to recognizing hazards and working safely.

Precollege TAG programs still accepting students: Registration is still open for Expeditions, OSU’s precollege summer program serving talented, gifted and highly able students entering fourth and fifth grades in the fall. Held July 9-20 at Linus Pauling Middle School, the morning program has a noon transportation option to OSU KidSpirit and busing from nearby communities. carol.brown@oregonstate.edu; 541-737-2670

Adventures in Learning: Adventures in Learning, OSU’s summer program for talented, gifted and highly able students entering grades six and seven, and Outside the Box, for students entering grades eight through 10, are still accepting registrations. Held on the OSU campus July 9-20, both programs have half-day and full-day options. Busing is available from Albany, Lebanon, Newport, Monmouth and Salem. Dennis.hickey@oregonstate.edu; 541-737-2403.

API Anthology: Color: The Asian & Pacific Cultural Center is taking submissions for our spring theme of API Anthology: Color. The anthology provides a medium to collect and exhibit creative pieces from the Asian & Pacific Islander community. Submissions (due June 1, 2018) may include photography, artwork, writing, videos, and more.

AEELab research participation: Sign up to take part in paid economics research at the Applied Experimental Economics Lab in the Applied Economics Department. No affiliation with OSU is required for participation, and anyone is invited to register through our website at https://oregonstate-aeelab.sona-systems.com/. Find more information about us at our FB page.

Traffic and Maintenance

Steam shutdown: Each year Facilities Services performs necessary maintenance on the university’s steam system, which requires shutting off the steam throughout campus to complete maintenance services at the plant, throughout the steam tunnels and in each building. This process affects hot water supply, heating and all equipment that uses steam, campus wide. The steam shutdown for 2018 will occur 6 p.m. June 17 through 5 p.m. June 21. For questions or comments on this closure contact Facilities Services at 541-737-2969.

Jefferson Way to Langton Place: As part of the Path of Travel project, the north access driveway from Jefferson Way to Langton Place (3266) will be replaced May 8-16 (View Map). Vehicles will need to use Armory Lane to access the area. During this time, there will be some demolition noise and minimal dust.

Parking lot closure: As part of the work on Parking Lot 3202 (west of Tebeau), the sidewalks at the driveways  will be replaced beginning May 2 through May 23. Two to four of the driveways will be closed at that time. In addition, a few parking spaces will need to be closed to accommodate the improvements. (View map). There will be some demolition noise and a minimum of dust.

Path of Travel project: As part of the Path of Travel project, the north access driveway to the parking lot adjacent to Goss Stadium will be closed May 1-11 to accommodate the replacement of the sidewalk across the driveway. Access to this parking lot (3268) will need to be from the south entrance. There will be some demolition noise along with minimal dust.

Cordley Hall: As shown on the map, the majority of Cordley Hall parking lot will be closed for construction purposes including ADA parking through June 25. The only spaces that will remain open are along the greenhouse. Plant Clinic parking will be temporarily relocated as shown on the map. For questions or comments on this notice contact Grace Ray at 503-577-3821.


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

Education Program Assistant 1: This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (approximately 24 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1) position for the Oregon State University Extension Service. This position will be located in Newport, Oregon. Posting #P01504CT. Closes May 8.

UPDATED! MU Advisory Board Chair: The Memorial Union invites applications for the student MU Advisory Board Chair position. Posting # P03687SE. Closes May 11.

College of Science invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Transfer Student & Recruitment Advisor position. Posting #P02021UF. Closes May 11.

Student Success Advisor: The College of Science invites applications to apply for the Student Success Advisor position. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, appointment. Posting #P02090UF. Closes May 11.

The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool on  May 14. Interested parties should apply to posting #P01316CT no later than midnight on May 13. Applicants must be certified veterinary technicians to be considered. This position is for a full-time swing-shift position in the Large Animal Hospital (includes one weekend day). If you are a CVT currently employed by the VTH, you do not have to apply to the pool. 

Financial Planning & Analysis Manager: Oregon State University College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting #P02043UF. Closes May 13.

The Advanced Technology and Manufacturing Institute is seeking one part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) Student Operations Assistant. Posting #P03689SE. Closes May 14.

HR Business Analyst: The Office of Human Resources, HR Systems and Technology group invites applications for an HR Business Analyst. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting # P02061UF. Closes May 14.

EXTENDED! Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications: Oregon State University College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting #P02024UF. Closes May 15.

Assistant to School Director: School of Public Policy invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Assistant to School Director position. Posting #P02110UF. Closes May 15.

Instructor Hospitality Management: OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon, in partnership with the College of Business at Oregon State University-Corvallis, invites applications for a part-time, (0.49 FTE), 9-month, fixed-term instructor rank faculty position in hospitality management. Posting #P02099UF. Closes May 16.

Construction Project Manager: OSU-Cascades is seeking a Construction Project Manager. This is a full-time 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting #P02100UF. Full consideration May 16. Closes May 30.

The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Benefits Consultant. The anticipated starting salary will be $36,228 to $45,000. Posting #P02060UF. Closes  May 16.

NEW! Advisor – the University Honors College invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Advisor. Posting #P02134UF. Closes May 20.

The College of Education invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Instructor position in Counselor Education. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean. Posting #P02085UF. Closes May 20.

Accountant 1: Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Accountant 1. Posting #P01514CT. Closes May 21.

Instructor-Chemistry: OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon, invites applications for a full-time, (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Instructor-Chemistry position. Posting #P02121UF. Full consideration May 22. Closes June 1.

IT Infrastructure Services is seeking one Analyst Programmer, Comp Level 3 position. This is a Classified Exempt position. Posting #P01508CT. Closes May 23.

Research Associate: The School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term Research Associate position. Posting# P02089UF. Full consideration date is May 24. Closes June 30.

The Office of Admissions is seeking an Assistant Director of Operations. This is a full-time (1.0FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director of Admissions. Posting # P02120UF. Full consideration May 25. Closes May 31.

Instructor-Capstone: The School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, non-tenure track position. Posting #P02027UF. Full consideration date May 25. Closes June 8.

NEW! Cashier 2: This recruitment will be used to fill two full-time Cashier 2 positions within the Transportation Services department. The work performed is focused on greeting customers, conducting business transactions with customer, cash handling, data entry, filing, and supporting customer service projects and initiatives.  Posting #P01516CT. Closes May 28.

Enterprise Computing Services is hiring for one full-time, Analyst Programmer, competency level 3 position.  This is a Classified, Exempt position. Posting #P01512CT. Closes May 28.

Accountant 2: University Shared Services Enterprise (USSE) in Corvallis invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Accountant 2. Posting #P01479CT. Closes May 31.

The Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing is hiring full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Biocomputing Systems Engineer position. Posting #P02005UF. Closes May 31. 

Assist Director of Labor Relations: University Shared Services Enterprise (USSE) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (.50 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Assist Director of Labor Relations. Posting #P02132UF. Closes June 1.

NEW! Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Alcohol & Drug Prevention Specialist, Posting #P02126UF.  Closes June 2. 

Custodian: This recruitment will be used to fill future, full-time needs for custodian position openings at OSU-Cascades. Posting #P01465CT. Closes June 30.

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.

The School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Outreach and Industry Relations Coordinator position. Posting #P02023UF. Closes July 1.

Finance Manager: The Agricultural Research Foundation at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time Finance Manager. Full consideration applications were due March 30 but the position will be held open until filled. Learn more at http://agresearchfoundation.oregonstate.edu/jobs-arf

The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for an Special Events student worker to provide general administrative support and work with the Special Events team on implementing and supporting foundation-sponsored events. The ideal candidate will possess an exceptional eye for detail, excellent organizational skill, able to multitask and have good verbal and written communication skills. This is a part-time, up to 20 hours per week, position that will a hourly pay rate of $11.25 per hour. Submit your cover letter and resume to: Nancy Shanks, Director, Special Events at nancy.shanks@osufoundation.org. View the full job posting, as well as other student positions at www.osufoundation.org.

The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for an energetic and creative student with a passion for storytelling to join our advancement communications team as a Writing and Editing Intern for the Oregon Stater alumni magazine, published by the OSU Alumni Association. The position reports to the editor of the Oregon Stater and is part of the two organizations’ 20-person advancement communications team, which sets communications strategy, develops creative concepts and delivers a wide range of communications, events and marketing materials that engage alumni and donors in the life of the university and lead to philanthropic support. Submit your cover letter and resume to: Jorge Hernandez, assistant director, talent management at osuf.hr@osufoundation.org. View the full job posting, as well as other student worker positions at www.osufoundation.org.

The OSU Alumni Association is hiring 4-5 students to join the Student Setup Crew. This is a year-round position. Ability to start during the summer is desirable. This is a part-time student position working up to 20 hours per week at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center. In this role, student workers execute event setups and perform basic maintenance, cleaning, A/V setup, technical support, and customer service. Flexibility, attention to detail, teamwork, and the ability to work independently are required. Salary: $10.25/hour. Learn more about the position at osufoundation.org – About – Careers – Student Job Openings. Current OSU students can apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to Christi Kasten, Sr. Associate Executive Director by email at christi.kasten@oregonstate.edu. View the full job posting, as well as other student worker positions at www.osufoundation.org.

Digital Communications (Student Worker): Begin your career with a leading organization. The OSU Foundation is looking for an energetic and creative student with a passion for content development and storytelling to join our Communications team as a Digital Communications Intern. This is a part-time, paid position working up to 20 hours per week (regularly works 10-12) with a flexible schedule. To be considered, send your resume and cover letter to Elinor.manoogianodell@osufoundation.org.   

Student fundraiser: Looking for a job that is challenging and rewarding at the same time? As a student fundraiser for Oregon State University Foundation you will serve as an OSU ambassador to alumni and friends while helping raise much-need support for scholarships, faculty recruitment, and more. You will be joining a group of students who helped raise more than $400,000 for OSU during the 2017 fiscal year. And you will get paid to talk with alumni, parents and friends with updates about campus and ask them to make financial contributions to OSU. Student fundraisers can work 10-20 hours per week, $10.50/hour. Send your contact information and resume to Jake.mendenhall@osufoundation.org to apply.

Assistant Director of Development (ADOD) College of Engineering. The OSU Foundation is searching for an ADOD to focus on securing mid to major gifts, expanding the pipeline of major gift donors, and engaging COE alumni, parents and friends. The College of Engineering’s mission is to transform lives and enhance society through impactful education and research. In an inclusive and open environment, we produce graduates who are highly valued and in demand, solutions to global challenges, and partnerships that ensure responsiveness to Oregon and beyond. Learn more or apply at www.osufoundation.org.


“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” ~ Audrey Hepburn.

Corvallis: Mostly sunny followed by a chance of showers, high of 73, low of 42. Chance of showers Wednesday.

Central Oregon: Chance of thunderstorms today, high of 76, low of 48. Chance of showers Wednesday.

Newport: Rain likely, high of 63, low of 52. Chance of showers Wednesday.

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

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