Water-Permeable Parking Lot

EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon State University Extension Office in Eugene did a little green renovation Wednesday. The office moved one step closer to having a water-permeable parking lot. The project has been in the works for six months and the idea is for the new parking lot to allow water to soak in instead … Continue reading »

Fighting Back Against Sexual Violence

EUGENE/CORVALLIS, Ore. — According to a study done by the U.S. Department of Justice, one in five women and one in sixteen men are sexually assaulted during their college years. While college is all about learning more about the world and yourself, there are some experiences that are better left alone. In September, the Obama … Continue reading »

OSU Celebrates Homecoming Weekend

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Beaver Believers have a billion reasons to show their school spirit this weekend for homecoming: Oregon State University is celebrating its billion dollar campaign – a fundraising goal mark OSU met earlier this year. Across campus, colleges are showcasing their achievements thanks to the $1 billion fundraising dollars supporting research, scholarships, fellowships, … Continue reading »

OSU #1 For Sexual Health

CORVALLIS, Ore. —  Oregon State University is ranked first in the country when it comes to sexual health on campus, according to an annual report card released by Trojan Condoms. Every year, campuses around the nation release information to Trojan about what their programs are doing to promote healthy behaviors. The company then rates universities … Continue reading »

Duo Steals Golf Cart From Apartment

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Two Oregon State University students stole a golf cart from an apartment complex to get to class faster, according to police. Corvallis Police say on Monday, two male students parked a car at Seventh Street Station, an apartment complex not too far from the University. Instead of walking to campus, police say they … Continue reading »

OSU Emergency Preparedness App

  CORVALLIS, Ore. — At 10:16 a.m. on Oct. 16, schools, companies, and organizations all over the state will participate in the Great Oregon Shakeout – a reminder for everyone to know what to do in case of an earthquake. But a planner at Oregon State University says this week is the perfect time to … Continue reading »

OSU-Cascades Moves Towards 4-Year School

BEND, Ore. — The Oregon State University campus in Bend is one step closer to becoming a four-year university. Monday night the Bend City Council upheld the city staff’s approval of the site. The OSU-Cascades campus is already serving students in Bend, but just for two-year programs. Oregon State purchased 10.4 acres of land in West Bend … Continue reading »

OSU Study Finds Link to Childhood Asthma

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers from Oregon State University say parents with children at home should use ventilation when cooking with a gas stove. A new study showed an link between gas kitchen stove ventilation and asthma, asthma symptoms and chronic bronchitis. “In homes where a gas stove was used without venting, the prevalence of asthma … Continue reading »

OSU Joins Campaign Vs. Sexual Violence

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A new national campaign to end sexual violence is calling out all colleges across the country, and Oregon State University is stepping on board. On Friday, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden launched the “It’s On Us” campaign, that stresses that part of the American culture needs to change from … Continue reading »

Marathon Brothers Make it Home

CORVALLIS, Ore. — More than 1,600 miles later, two brothers are back in Corvallis after running more than a marathon a day. Two months ago, Isaiah and Jeremiah Godby took off from Corvallis for their run across Oregon. They criss-crossed through the state to visit a majority of the Oregon State University Extension offices in … Continue reading »

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