OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY
Walkers

An easy walk, slow dancing, leisurely sports such as table tennis, household chores and other light-intensity exercise may be nearly as effective as moderate or vigorous exercise for older adults – if they get enough of that type of activity.

Recent News

OSU News Release
07/02/2015

The odd, square tail of the seahorse is inspiring a new approach to robotics that may combine both strength and flexibility.

OSU News Release
07/01/2015

OSU engineers have created a way to use silver in printed electronics, with many possible applications in microelectronics, transparent electronics and other uses.

07/01/2015

Researchers in Oregon State University’s College of Public Health and Human Sciences have been awarded $4.6 million in federal grants to study how to better prepare at-risk children for school.

OSU News Release
06/30/2015

Mark Abbott, dean of the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences at OSU, has been appointed president and director of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution effective Oct. 1.

06/29/2015

Scientists are seeking help from the public - use of their computers - to aid in a study of the West Coast drought.

Events

Bard in the Quad

OSU's annual outdoor Shakespeare performance will take place Aug. 6-9 and 13-16, 7: 30 p.m., as the Oregon State University Theatre presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream." For more information: http://oregonstate.edu/bardinthequad/