Jan 14, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. - The Oregon State University College of Engineering has
recently launched a humanitarian engineering program like few others in the
nation, partly as a response to a growing number of students who want to make
an impact both locally and globally. Undergraduate students can now ...
Mar 24, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered a
group of genes in one species of snail that provide a natural resistance to the
flatworm parasite that causes schistosomiasis, and opens the door to possible
new drugs or ways to break the transmission cycle of this debilitating ...
Jul 29, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A leading researcher in the development of more durable
and sustainable concrete has been named the head of the School of Civil and
Construction Engineering at Oregon State University. Jason Weiss most recently
was the Jack and Kay Hockema Professor of Civil Engineering at ...
Feb 5, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Five more private companies have successfully completed
the Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator program, designed to boost
their chances at commercial success. Since it began, the Advantage Accelerator
has helped turn 21 business startups into viable companies.
Apr 13, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A partnership between Oregon State University and the
Beaverton School District will allow future teachers a unique opportunity to
instruct K-5 students in the classroom through a new type of hybrid teacher
licensure program. The masters of arts in teaching, or M.A.T. degree, with an ...
Jun 8, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Roads and petroleum wells in Wyoming's oil and gas
country don't seem to interfere with the nesting of ferruginous hawks, according to
recent findings by Oregon State University wildlife researchers. In their three-year
study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, wildlife biologists Zach ...
Sep 3, 2015 ... Buck (so named because the kernel is “naked,” lacking an adhering seed hull)
stems from a 2003 cross between a hulled feed barley developed at OSU (Strider
) and a naked barley from Virginia (Doyce). In 13 trials conducted at dryland,
irrigated and high-rainfall test sites, Buck had an average yield of ...
Nov 17, 2014 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Engineers at Oregon State University have identified a
method to rapidly prepare frozen red blood cells for transfusions, which may offer
an important new way to manage the world's blood supply. It's already possible to
cryopreserve human red blood cells in the presence of 40 percent ...
Oct 31, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. - Most college and university students who use closed
captions and transcripts on video and multimedia find them helpful as a learning
tool, despite them not regularly being made available, according to new research
from Oregon State University. One of the first surveys of its type, ...
Jun 15, 2011 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Dan Edge, head of the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
at Oregon State University, has been named chairman of the Oregon Fish and
Wildlife Commission. This seven-member commission sets policy for the state on
fish and wildlife resources, including the territorial sea. Edge, who ...