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  Oregon State University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
October 27, 1868, is known as OSU Charter Day, the day that the Oregon Legislative Assembly designated Corvallis College as the "Agricultural College of the State of Oregon" and the recipient of Land Grant fund income derived from the sale of 90,000 acres (364 kmandsup2) in southeast Oregon.
OSU was designated as a federal Space Grant institution in 1991, making the university one of only 13 in the United States to serve as a Land Grant, Sea Grant, and Space Grant designate.
OSU students are only a few hours drive away from any number of outdoor recreation opportunities in natural recreation areas, including the Cascade Range, a rugged coastline, several large forests, a desert, and many rivers.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Oregon_State_University   (2132 words)

  
 Oregon State University - OSU
Oregon State University (OSU), Oregon's first public university, is internationally recognized for the quality of its faculty, research programs and public service.
OSU offers its 18,000 students over 200 programs in 14 colleges, and attracts more than $100 million in research grants each year.
OSU is one of the only West Coast universities to have four cultural centers and minority education offices contributing to the cultural diversity of Corvallis.
www.visitcorvallis.com /visitors/osu.html   (258 words)

  
 IGERT Ecosystem Informatics
The Ecosystem Informatics Program at Oregon State University trains Ph.D. students in the ecosystem sciences, computer science, and mathematics to work together on interdisciplinary teams with the goal of transforming our knowledge of complex ecosystems.
This IGERT program is intended for students in mathematics, computer science, and the ecosystem sciences who seek a career in research and/or management of wildlife, fisheries, forests, agricultural systems, natural hazards (earthquakes, flood, fire), and conservation and restoration of native ecosystems.
Oregon State University is well known for its one on one attention to students and voted one of the friendliest campuses in the United States.
ecoinformatics.oregonstate.edu   (759 words)

  
 Home page for Oregon State University
OSU receives Carnegie Foundation's highest research designation — only Oregon school cited for “very high research activity.”
OSU scientist says ecosystem approach needed to protect oceans
OSU invests in six new initiatives to better serve Oregonians
oregonstate.edu   (85 words)

  
 OSU Weed Program   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The Oregon State University Agronomic Weed Science Program conducts basic and applied research and extension programs in partnership with Oregon growers, agricultural industry, and public agencies.
Herbicide resistance is the ability of a plant to survive a herbicide application that in the past controlled that species.
Experiments were initiated in 1997 in the Willamette Valley and Central Oregon to evaluate the crop rotation following Spartan and Command.
cropandsoil.oregonstate.edu /weeds   (367 words)

  
 Small Farms :: Oregon State University
Oregon Small Farms provides information for the commercial small farmer as well as the small acreage landowner.
It is hosted by the Oregon State University Extension Small Farms Program.
Oregon Small Farms, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331.
smallfarms.oregonstate.edu   (148 words)

  
 College of Health and Human Sciences at Oregon State University
OSU graduates and elementary physical education teachers Michael Alvick '96, Brian Babbit '91, and Justin Peeler '00, designed assessment tools to be used with PDAs that allow teachers to collect data during class.
She was named to the OSU Presidents Club Most Honored Members in 2000 for her meritorious services advancing OSU and in 2001 she received the E.B. Lemon Award, the Alumni Association's highest honor.
She was Oregon Home Economics Teacher of the Year in 1981 and Washington Home Economics Teacher of the year in 1994.
www.hhs.oregonstate.edu /news-events/alumninews/alumninews.html   (6645 words)

  
 REU Site at OSU
Braden Soper: "The Oregon State University REU was a great experience that made for a wonderful summer.
Kathleen Meloney: "The Oregon State REU Program was a great learning experience for me. This program helped me get a better understanding for what is involved in mathematical research and how to tackle large problems by breaking them into smaller pieces.
Many of my friends have attended mathematics REU's at other universities, and they say they had nothing to do, that the professors didn't push them to actually work, that it was a paid vacation.
www.math.oregonstate.edu /~math_reu/reuhome.htm   (664 words)

  
 Online Colleges - Oregon State University - eLearners.com
Oregon State is a major research university located in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley.
Oregon State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Northwest Association of Schools, Colleges, and Universities.
The Oregon State Board of Higher Education has authorized the University to offer undergraduate and graduate level certificates, baccalaureate, masters, doctorate, and first professional degrees.
www.elearners.com /college/osu   (353 words)

  
 OSU Open Source Lab
The Open Source Lab at Oregon State University exists to help accelerate the adoption of open source software across the globe and aid the community that develops and uses it.
The Open Source Lab at Oregon State University has received a large donation of Internet bandwidth from TDS Telecom that will allow it to more than double the number of visitors it can serve, in the future helping up to 50 million people a day review or download free software.
With the grant, the universities will collaborate to encourage open source software and hardware development, develop academic curricula and provide computing infrastructure to open source projects worldwide.
osuosl.org   (367 words)

  
 National Capital Chapter - Oregon State University Alumni Association
Many of the nearly 1,500 Washington area alumni contribute to the annual regional scholarship fund to support OSU student internships in the DC area.
Chapter Officers for the National Capital Area Chapter of the OSU Alumni Association pose with OSU President Ed Ray and Vice Provost for Research Rich Holdren at the February 24 Alumni Reception with PSU and the UO at the National Press Club, Washington, DC.
OSU has sent a great group of students to DC this summer, and we would like to introduce them to the great alumni in the DC area.
alumni.oregonstate.edu /networks/dc.html   (567 words)

  
 Oregon State University News
It came crashing down on Arizona State's season and probably on ASU coach Rob Evans' eight-year tenure with the Sun Devils in a 71-68 loss Wednesday night to Oregon State in the opener of...
When the Oregon State women's basketball team began practice for the 2005-06 season, they were determined to put the past behind them and begin anew.
The University of Texas-Pan American women's basketball team fell behind early and never recovered as the Lady Broncs lost their third consecutive game on Monday to the Oregon State Beavers in Corvallis, OR by...
www.topix.net /ncaa/oregon-state   (601 words)

  
 Biological & Ecological Engineering, Oregon State University
Our teams are working with a broad spectrum of society - agriculture, industry, municipalities, federal and state land management agencies, consultants, and ordinary citizens to improve how we utilize and protect this most basic resource.
Her doctoral work is in the area of irrigation optimization, focusing on relationships between applied water and crop development.
In that capacity she is coordinating her OSU work with FAO program leaders in Rome and Davis.
www.bioe.orst.edu   (321 words)

  
 Coalition of Graduate Employees   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
OSU’s bargaining team walked out of scheduled negotiations with the Coalition of Graduate Employees (CGE), AFT Local 6069, on Friday afternoon, March 3, 2006.
The OSU bargaining team acknowledged receiving said notification and agreed that the observers present were not being disruptive (bargaining ground rules state that disruptive observers will be politely asked to leave).
While the University never made a formally dropped the idea of making a proposal to attack the tuition waiver, no such proposal was made in our first session.
www.peak.org /~cge   (1519 words)

  
 --TAP-- Oregon State University
The Technology Access Program is a reflection of Oregon State University's ongoing commitment to meeting the needs of its learning community.
It is the mission of the Technology Access Program to help establish at OSU a campus that advances the abilities of people with disabilities to meet their individual life goals through the use of information technologies.
We have found that one of the keys to the establishment of an effective program at Oregon State University's is the development of comprehensive and effective policies to govern how the University approaches the concept of technology access as a learning community.
tap.oregonstate.edu   (193 words)

  
 Oregon State University - Top Programs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Oregon State University is one of the 100 PhD-issuing institutions featured in the subscribers edition of these rankings.
In the profile for this university, you will find its leading programs ranked on a national scale.
Please note that these rankings feature universities only—that is, institutions that offer programs that lead to the PhD degree.
www.jajnsn.com /vanguarduniversities/oregonstate.html   (124 words)

  
 SOU Southern Oregon University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Southern Oregon University is a contemporary public liberal arts and sciences university devoted to providing access to opportunities for personal, intellectual, and professional growth through education and scholarship.
Greg Jones an Associate Professor in the Geography Department at Southern Oregon University, was given an Outstanding Service Award by the Oregon Wine Industry (the Oregon Winegrowers Association and the Oregon Wine Board) for his contributions to the understanding and promotion of Oregon's grape growing and wine making industry.
SOU, a four-year university specializing in liberal arts, sciences and select graduate and professional programs, offers 100 areas of study including 35 majors in the school of arts and letters, sciences, social sciences, and business.
www.sou.edu   (352 words)

  
 Class News - Oregon State University Alumni Association
His wife, Marlene Cook Yundt, who was president of the OSU Student Wives Association in 1960, is a retired chaplain and a writer, speaker and entrepreneur.
Kathy Kennedy Ellis, ’63, is state executive director of the Greater Oregon Chapter of the March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation.
She credits her education at Oregon State as a crucial factor in her successful 30-year career managing a medical office, as well as inspiring the eight family members who are OSU graduates or current students.
alumni.oregonstate.edu /connect/classnews.html   (4120 words)

  
 CSTV.com: NCAA Division 1 Teams
Oregon State's Alexis Serna was named the 2005 Lou Groza Award recipient during the ESPN Home Depot College Football Award Show held on Thursday, December 8.
Highlights of Serna's season include leading Oregon State to an 18-10 victory over Washington by scoring six field goals, in windy and rainy conditions.
Oregon State is scheduled for one television appearance in 2005.
www.cstv.com /teams/orst   (386 words)

  
 Valley Library - Map Collection Research Guide
However, there are some atlases in the general circulating collection; check the location codes on OSU Libraries Online Catalog for individual titles, because sometimes a reference atlas also has a circulating counterpart somewhere else in the library.
- There are state Metsker atlases for both Oregon and Washington in the atlas cases; in them is a map for each county in the state which shows township/range.
These are historical (1880s-1920s) detailed maps of downtown (business) areas of many cities in Oregon, even very small ones, showing locations of buildings and what type of business they were, materials they were built of, type of heating, etc.--the type of information insurance underwriters needed to make out fire insurance policies.
osulibrary.orst.edu /research/guides/maps/maproom.htm   (2270 words)

  
 The Associated Students of Oregon State University
We exist as an organization to promote academic excellence, encourage the intellectual, social, cultural, and physical development of the student body, and enable the student body to assert its varied interests as citizens and members of the academic community through democratic representation.
Our mission is to promote self-government and leadership within the student body of Oregon State University, thereby enhancing the educational, social and cultural experience of the students.
The Beaver Bus will provide safe transportation for all OSU students to various locations around the community, at no charge to riders past what they have paid in student fees.
asosu.oregonstate.edu   (338 words)

  
 Official Site of Oregon State Athletics - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Oregon State (12-7) competes at Gill Coliseum for the first time in a month, after a rugged road schedule that included trips to the Midwest (Iowa State), the Southwest (Arizona State), the mountains (Utah) and a bus trip to Seattle (Washington).
Oregon State University head football coach Mike Riley has announced five walk-ons have joined the football program and will participate in spring drills next month.
The OSU women's golf team, under the direction of head coach Rise Lakowske, will host a girls' golf clinic on Saturday, March 18, at Trysting Tree Golf Course.
www.osubeavers.com   (300 words)

  
 Thomas G. Dietterich's home page
Ecosystem Informatics: Oregon State University is a leader in combining computer science and the ecological sciences to build the new discipline of Ecosystem Informatics.
There is a weekly AI Colloquium where we present and discuss research we are doing here at Oregon State and where visitors also make presentations from time to time.
The machine learning researchers at Oregon State also conduct a weekly reading group in which we read and discuss a paper of current interest.
web.engr.oregonstate.edu /~tgd   (1484 words)

  
 The MECS Program - Oregon State University.?.
Examples of successful prototype development include miniaturized heat exchangers, evaporators, condensers, gas absorbers, turbines, bioreactors, small-scale chemical reactors, chemical separators, and gas analysis components, as well as pumps and valves.
Researchers at OSU, Pacific Northwest National Laboratories, and other research institutions are beginning to make significant advancements which allow the assembly of components into complete systems.
Miniature absorption cycle heat pumps for distributed cooling and heating, and for man-portable cooling of protection suits worn by the military.
mecs.oregonstate.edu   (336 words)

  
 Oregon State University Extension Service
In their other lives, Horneck is an OSU Extension agronomist and Hamm is a plant pathologist and superintendent at the Hermiston Agricultural Research and Extension Center.
OSU Extension, Oregon Food Bank launch food resource web site
Up-to-date information about local food resources is readily available at Food for Oregon, an online database developed by the Oregon State University Extension Service in cooperation with Oregon Food Bank.
extension.oregonstate.edu /index.php   (210 words)

  
 Forestry Media Center: College of Forestry: Oregon State University
The Forestry Media Center is a one-stop instructional media service unit of OSU's College of Forestry.
The FMC has two principal missions: to help improve teaching within the Oregon State University natural resources community, and to help disseminate information to audiences outside the University, especially through the use of audio-visual media.
Through an integrated network of professionals within the OSU College of Forestry, and in partnership with our clients, FMC will identify needs, design and develop solutions, distribute products, and manage projects for the short or long term.
fmc.cof.orst.edu   (271 words)

  
 Oregon State University Information
If you have a peculiar academic degree program in mind, this is the search for you.
For Oregon State University people on the move, additional on-line college classes are turing into a flexible way to work for a degree or find out a new trade skill.
Tip 7: While you are waiting to get word fromOregon State University, start to page through books or the Web to find scholarships.
www.uscollegesearch.org /oregon-state-university.html   (556 words)

  
 vBNS in Oregon - NCR-9617043   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
David Meyer, Director of Network Services for the University of Oregon, is a long-standing contributor to the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF).
Cherri Pancake is professor of Computer Science at Oregon State University and director of NACSE.
She is active in the area of advanced Web technology to increase the level of interactivity in network-based learning and collaboration.
www.nacse.org /NSFconnections   (330 words)

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