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Children in China are facing two serious challenges - an increasingly sedentary lifestyle that's bad for their health, and air pollution that can make it dangerous to exercise.

Recent News

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A study of nearly 7,500 Americans age 65 or older suggests that elevated blood pressure is not related to high mortality risk among people in that age group with weak grip strength.

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A survey of Oregon high school athletic directors on their school’s preparedness for a catastrophic injury or health event found that only 11 percent of those responding had implemented three primary “best-practice” recommendations for treating their student-athletes.

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Oregon State University is part of s new Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) project in the Arctic that will explore how relationships between the land and water affect coastal ecosystems.


American architect and sculptor Maya Lin will deliver the next Provost’s Lecture at OSU

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Researchers have found that sulforaphane, a dietary compound from broccoli that’s helps prevent prostate cancer, may work through its influence on long, non-coding RNAs.



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.