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“Marijuana Policy in the 21st Century” is a new sociology course developed by Seth Crawford, an instructor in the School of Public Policy 

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Kathleen Bogart

A little bit of sensitivity training can help people form better first impressions of those with facial paralysis, new OSU research indicates.


OSU plans to launch the state’s only four-year degree in hospitality management beginning this year at OSU-Cascades - a proposal that was approved Friday by the OSU Board of Trustees.

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Ilene Kleinsorge, dean and Sara Hart Kimball chair of the College of Business at Oregon State University, announced today that she will retire from OSU effective June 30.

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Oregon in 2014 logged its second hottest year since records were kept beginning in 1895, while the global temperature was the hottest on record.


Students at Oregon State University will have a chance to help shape policies related to marijuana legalization in Oregon as part of a new public policy course.


TEDxOregonStateU comes in February

OSU will host TEDxOregonStateU, a conference featuring a series of short talks on the theme of disruption, on Thursday, Feb. 12, on the Corvallis campus.  Speakers include a producer of the television show “Xploration Outerspace;” a winner of the fashion design competition “Project Runway;” a former war correspondent; an information technology executive; and an Oregon State University student involved in cancer research. More here: http://sites.oregonstate.edu/tedx/