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Extensive studies of the Axial Seamount, an undersea volcano off the Oregon coast, may provide clues to terrestrial eruptions.

Recent News

OSU News Release
02/23/2017

Researchers have warned that the world’s largest habitat – the deep ocean floor – may face starvation and sweeping ecological change by the year 2100.

OSU News Release
02/23/2017

Oregon State University will celebrate the discovery 40 years ago of hydrothermal vents with a two-day commemorative event.

OSU News Release
02/22/2017

For adults who acquire severe hearing loss, accepting and adapting to the loss play key roles in sustaining a career and thriving in the workplace.

02/22/2017

Oregon experienced very low snowpack levels in 2014 and historically low snowpack levels in 2015and research suggests that may not be an anomaly in the future.

OSU News Release
02/21/2017

Researchers have discovered that a subset of genes involved in the “biological clock” only become active late in life when they are needed to help protect critical life functions.

Events

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State of the University

Join Oregon State University President Edward J. Ray as he highlights the accomplishments of Oregon State University across Oregon, the nation and the world over the past year. He will also present a leadership challenge to renew our commitment to student success and to making a positive, powerful impact on all of those we serve. Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, Oregon Convention Center, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Register today.