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Recent News Releases

OSU News Release
08/18/2014

Scientists for the first time have used tags to track the behavior of Antarctic minke whales and discovered that they feed in ways unique from other species.

OSU News Release
08/18/2014

Researchers established a new breeding colony for one of the world’s most endangered seabirds  – the Chinese crested tern – which had a global population of fewer than 50 birds.

OSU News Release
08/15/2014

Health warnings issued when beaches have high levels of bacteria do not keep many surfers out of the water, according to a new study by Oregon State University.

OSU News Release
08/14/2014

Lionfish are so voracious in eating prey in the Atlantic Ocean that they sometimes can drive populations to local extinction, a type of behavior far more aggressive than most native predators.

OSU News Release
08/12/2014

Researchers have created a model that can explain how geckos perform some of their remarkable feats, like running on a ceiling.

Events

Celebrate University Day

Celebrating the people and achievements of OSU is what University Day is all about! Join in the celebration at University Day 2014 on Thursday, September 18 at the LaSells Stewart Center and the CH2M HILL Alumni Center. Visit the expo to learn more about other departments across campus and resources both for you and for students. Meet friends from across campus — and make some new ones — at the free lunch.  Get inspired about the coming academic year from our keynote speaker and join us in congratulating those receiving this year’s awards.