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College of Business alumnus Trey Winthrop has worked his way up to serve as chief financial officer at Bob’s Red Mill in Milwaukie. In addition to focusing on the numbers and “corporate storytelling,” Winthrop has also found ways to give back to his alma mater.

Through research and partnerships throughout the greater Portland metropolitan area, Oregon State University faculty and staff are working to improve the economic health and preserve the quality of life of the region and the state. Read more...


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OSU student media earns national, regional honors

Apr 22, 2016
The Society of Professional Journalists has named The Daily Barometer the best all-around daily student newspaper in Region 10… Read full story.

Old-growth forests may provide buffer against rising temperatures

Apr 22, 2016
The soaring canopy and dense understory of an old-growth forest could provide a buffer for plants and animals in a warming world, according to a study from Oregon State University published today in Science Advances. … Read full story.

OSU Theatre to host reading of ‘La Gringa’ in its 20th anniversary season

Apr 22, 2016
The longest running off-Broadway Spanish language play, now in its 20th season, will be the focus of a public reading on Wednesday, May 4, at Oregon State University.… Read full story.

Carbon stored in Pacific Northwest forests reflects timber harvest history

Apr 21, 2016
The amount of carbon stored in tree trunks, branches, leaves and other biomass — what scientists call “aboveground live carbon” — is determined more by timber harvesting than by any other environmental factor in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, according to a report published by researchers at Oregon State University.… Read full story.

Portland Highlights

Benny Beaver greets one of his favorite Portland Metro television personalities, the genial KATU-2 meteorologist Dave Salesky. Dave is a self-confessed weather geek, which comes in handy in the Pacific Northwest. He has a seal from the American Meteorological Society and a certificate of meteorology from Mississippi State University, and has forecasted weather from Spokane to Portland. And, like Benny, Dave is an avid outdoorsman who can usually be found out enjoying Oregon's rivers and mountains when he's not forecasting the next arrival of rain.

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