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

06/29/2015

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

OSU News Release
06/24/2015

Students, researchers and the public will have extraordinary access to the drawings, letters and field diaries of Scottish explorer David Livingstone through an expanded digital archive and new website.

OSU News Release
06/22/2015

A new study found that a shift in "radiative forcing" led to the demise of the huge Laurentide Ice Sheet that once covered almost all of Canada.

OSU News Release
06/22/2015

Both a high-fat and a high-sugar diet cause changes in gut bacteria that appear related to a significant loss of “cognitive flexibility,” or the power to adapt to changing situations.

OSU News Release
06/18/2015

Todd Stansbury, a former executive associate athletic director at Oregon State University, has been named vice president and director of intercollegiate athletics at OSU

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/