Apr 1, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Rita Dove, the recipient of Oregon State University's Stone Award for Lifetime Literary Achievement, will be
honored at a pair of events in Corvallis and Portland in April. Dove, who served
as poet laureate of the United States from 1993 to 1995, is the 2016 ...
Apr 11, 2017 ... The series is sponsored by OSU Libraries; OSU Press; OSU Ethnic Studies; the OSU Center for Civic Engagement; and the OSU School of History, Philosophy,
and Religion. The topics include: “Alternative Facts”. Peter Laufer, 3-4 p.m. April
27, Willamette Rooms, The Valley Library. In an age of instant ...
Jan 5, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Commercial Dungeness crab fishing on the West Coast is
one of the highest risk occupations in the United States, based on fatality rates.
But non-fatal injuries in the fishery appear to go largely unreported, a new study
from Oregon State University shows. While the fatality rates in the ...
Apr 19, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Christopher McKnight Nichols, an assistant professor of
history at Oregon State University, has been chosen as a 2016 Andrew Carnegie
Fellow, a prestigious academic fellowship for social sciences and humanities
scholars. The Carnegie fellowship, supported by the Carnegie Corp. of ...
Jan 6, 2014 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered
novel compounds produced by certain types of chemical reactions – such as
those found in vehicle exhaust or grilling meat - that are hundreds of times more
mutagenic than their parent compounds which are known carcinogens.
Aug 5, 2010 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – In an annual event as old as Oregon statehood, wheat
harvest is under way from the Willamette Valley to the Columbia Basin – and this
year, approximately 965,000 acres of wheat will be harvested across Oregon.
Sixty percent of those acres are planted with wheat varieties developed ...
Sep 25, 2014 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Engineers at Oregon State University have developed and
successfully demonstrated the value of a simple pulley mechanism to improve
hand function after surgery. The device, tested in cadaver hands, is one of the
first instruments ever created that could improve the transmission of ...
Mar 5, 2014 ... BURNS, Ore. – Unlike cows that haven't ever had a run-in with wolves, ones that
have can experience stress-related illnesses and have a harder time getting
pregnant – meaning decreased profits for ranchers, according to a new study by Oregon State University. "When wolves kill or injure livestock, ...
May 13, 2005 ... CORVALLIS - Oregon State University's annual Native American Longhouse
Salmon Bake starts at noon on Thursday, May 19. Free and open to the public,
the three-hour event in the courtyard between Snell and Waldo Halls features a
variety of foods and entertainment. The event is sponsored by OSU's ...
Aug 1, 2016 ... PORTLAND, Ore. – A new program designed to increase entrepreneurial activity
and stimulate job creation in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest is now being
offered in Portland by Oregon State University's College of Business. The goal of
Launch Corps is to provide additional startup support services for ...