Apr 4, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at Oregon State University have found that a
compound called rapamycin has unusual properties that may help address
neurologic damage such as Alzheimer's disease. A study just published in Aging
Cell outlines a new understanding of how this compound works.
Jul 1, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Mark Hoffman, associate dean in the College of Public
Health and Human Sciences, has been named vice provost for international
programs at Oregon State University. He will begin his new duties July 15.
Hoffman, an Exercise and Sport Science faculty member since 2000, has ...
Dec 28, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. — The use of residual forest biomass for rural development
faces significant economic hurdles that make it unlikely to be a source of jobs in
the near future, according to an analysis by economists at Oregon State
University. In a model of the forest industry, researchers in the College of ...
Jul 1, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University is among 44 "Best Buy Schools"
named in the 2016 edition of "The Fiske Guide to Colleges.” Schools included on
the list are ranked as inexpensive or moderately priced, and have four- or five-
star academic ratings. They include public and private schools from ...
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 ...
Nov 28, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. — A new massive plywood building panel developed by an
Oregon company and tested at Oregon State University may be the largest such
product ever manufactured. Builders are familiar with standard plywood sheets
that measure 4-feet wide, 8-feet long and between a quarter-inch ...
Jun 18, 2014 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Artwork by members of the art faculty at Oregon State
University will be on display in the Fairbanks Gallery on campus, June 19
through Oct. 8. The exhibit demonstrates a broad diversity of styles and
approaches to the making of art, with faculty members working in the areas of ...
Jan 23, 2012 ... PORTLAND, Ore. – Joyce Carol Oates, celebrated author and National Book
Award winner, will receive Oregon State University's inaugural Stone Award for
Lifetime Literary Achievement in May. The biennial award is given to a major
American author who has created a body of critically acclaimed work ...
Sep 17, 2009 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Other vitamins and nutrients may get more headlines, but
experts say as many as two billion people around the world have diets deficient
in zinc – and studies at Oregon State University and elsewhere are raising
concerns about the health implications this holds for infectious disease, ...
Apr 22, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – The soaring canopy and dense understory of an old-growth
forest could provide a buffer for plants and animals in a warming world, according
to a study from Oregon State University published today in Science Advances.
Comparing temperature regimes under the canopy in old-growth ...