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Local artist hosts Etsy workshop

Long-time Etsy user holds educational workshop for interested entrepreneurs

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Thursday 02/26/2015
Upcoming lecture talks nutrition, cancer prevention
Updated: February 26, 2015 - 10:16 pm

OSU professor will speak on the role of nutrition in cancer prevention this Saturday

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Spotlight on campus affairs task force
Updated: February 26, 2015 - 10:39 pm

Alexander Vickery-Holland leads campus affairs task force

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Montage throws professional art exhibition
Updated: February 26, 2015 - 10:40 pm

Student art collaborative Montage plans to revive student travel program, reconnect with Corvallis community through artwork

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SSI engages others in sustainability
Updated: February 26, 2015 - 9:42 pm

Student Sustainability Initiatives promotes Campuses Take Charge

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State of Oregon celebrates work of Linus Pauling
Updated: February 26, 2015 - 10:46 pm

Saturday marks official holiday recognizing life’s work of OSU’s most famous alumnus

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Police Beat
Updated: February 26, 2015 - 8:59 pm

Wednesday, February 25

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OSU prepared for measles
Updated: February 26, 2015 - 7:27 pm

Nearly 100 percent of OSU vaccinated, university has contingencies for outbreaks

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Wednesday 02/25/2015
Event discusses social justice, university system
Posted: February 25, 2015

Panel of student groups, faculty discuss social justice at Oregon State

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Information sessions inform prospective candidates for ASOSU
Posted: February 25, 2015

ASOSU provides information for candidates for upcoming elections, information sessions continue next week

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March marks beginning of Johnson Hall construction
Updated: February 25, 2015 - 11:43 pm

Construction on new building for School of Chemical, Biological and Ecological Engineering begins next month

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Provocative play highlights women’s issues, gives back
Updated: February 25, 2015 - 11:44 pm

Majestic Theatre to hold two performances of “The Vagina Monologues” Feb. 28; ticket sales to be donated to CARDV

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Police Beat
Updated: February 25, 2015 - 8:53 pm

Saturday, February 21

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Tuesday 02/24/2015
Panel held to discuss what makes socially just university
Updated: February 24, 2015 - 10:18 pm

University faculty, staff and students will hold a panel discussion Wednesday from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Memorial Union, room 213, to discuss what a socially just university looks like.

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Missing OSU alum, business owner
Updated: February 24, 2015 - 11:33 pm

Family asks for help searching for missing family member Chad Ferschweiler, owner of Pita Pit

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Bound abroad for research
Updated: February 25, 2015 - 11:44 pm

Graduate anthropology student plans research in Mexico studying education

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Fighting blood cancer, disease with community
Updated: February 24, 2015 - 11:34 pm

Be the Match on Campus at Oregon State prepares for dead week registration drive

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Police examine most collision-prone intersections
Updated: February 24, 2015 - 11:34 pm

Corvallis Police Department work to reduce collisions around city

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Tool for success
Updated: February 24, 2015 - 11:35 pm

Academic Success Center promotes services available for students

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Police Beat
Updated: February 24, 2015 - 7:48 pm

Monday, Feb. 23

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Monday 02/23/2015
Study reports ocean acidification threat to coasts
Posted: February 23, 2015

The Pacific Northwest’s oysters aren’t the only ones threatened by ocean acidification, according to a news release from Oregon State University.

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Hispanic leadership conference inspires students
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 11:25 pm

OSU students attend Hispanic leadership conference, gain knowledge, empowerment

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Pac-12 fitness challenge
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 11:21 pm

Peer Health Advocates take to quad to promote fitness

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DAMchic hosts Recycle Fashion Show
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 11:21 pm

This year, DAMchic Magazine is hosting the 25th anniversary of the Recycled Fashion Show. Throughout the entire week, tickets to the show will be sold in the Memorial Union quad from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Unspoken words: consent on campuses
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 11:23 pm

'It’s On Us’ campaign event unblurs lines, supports discussion on sexual consent

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Police Beat
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 8:40 pm

Friday, February 20

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Sunday 02/22/2015
Researchers study effects of potential tsunami on Columbia
Updated: February 22, 2015 - 9:19 pm

A new study from the Oregon State University College of Engineering provides more data to the tide of tsunami research being done in anticipation of the potential Cascadia quake.

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Students enjoy unseasonably warm, bright weather
Updated: February 22, 2015 - 9:21 pm

Some grabbed frisbees. Others sat and enjoyed the sun. Oregon State University students enjoyed a snapshot of spring last week as the sudden burst of sunny weather temporarily banished the gloom of winter. On Feb. 20, T-shirts replaced wool sweaters as students all across campus basked in the weather in their own small way.

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ASOSU settles into SEC, prepares for election
Updated: February 22, 2015 - 9:36 pm

Student government shifts from moving into new building to focusing on upcoming elections

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6th floor of Kerr to be renovated
Updated: February 22, 2015 - 9:36 pm

Kerr Administration Building’s 6th floor to have new carpets, paint

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Police Beat
Updated: February 22, 2015 - 6:19 pm

Saturday, February 21

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Friday 02/20/2015
Task force director advocates for veterans
Updated: February 20, 2015 - 12:34 am

Scott Swanson leads ASOSU’s veteran affairs task force

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Thursday 02/19/2015
Veterans await increased benefits
Updated: February 19, 2015 - 10:20 pm

Bill passed to get veterans, veterans’ dependents in-state tuition

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Lab studies coral, anemones
Updated: February 20, 2015 - 12:31 am

Weis lab in Department of Integrative Biology studies cnidarians

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Joe’s Burgers hopes to open in March
Updated: February 19, 2015 - 9:33 pm

After months of delays due to problems with construction, the replacement for Carl’s Jr. that Oregon State University students were promised is preparing to open.

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Students begin experiencing SEC
Updated: February 20, 2015 - 12:33 am

Student groups begin to settle into long-awaited building

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Police Beat
Posted: February 19, 2015

Sunday, February 15

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Wednesday 02/18/2015
Students, employers merge at Winter Career Fairs
Posted: February 18, 2015

Students explore employment opportunities at Winter Career Fair

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Alan B. Berg Park homicide victim identified
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 9:02 pm

As of Tuesday, Feb. 17, Corvallis Police have positively identified the victim discovered in Alan B. Berg Park. The victim was 42-year-old Kimberly Hakes of Corvallis. According to Lt. Cord Wood of the Corvallis Police Department, Hakes was killed sometime before 10:30 a.m. Feb. 15 in the park where she had been camping. The Oregon State Medical Examiner’s Office performed an autopsy and found evidence that Hakes’ death was due to serious head trauma. According to Wood, the investigation is ongoing, and there are currently no suspects or persons of interest. Investigators are asking anyone who may have seen or had contact with Hakes Feb. 14 to call Corvallis Police at 541-766-6924.

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Student leader holds the reigns of SafeRide
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 11:28 pm

SafeRide’s external coordinator seeks to keep students safe

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Tae Kwon Do club batters bake sale
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 11:29 pm

Oregon State University’s Tae Kwon Do club is having a bake sale to raise money for tournament entrance fees. The club is selling brownies, cookies, cupcakes and Rice Krispies Treats.

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Police Beat
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 8:39 pm

Tuesday, February 17

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Life as an RA
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 7:16 pm

Former resident assistants share experiences, advice for younger students considering work as RAs

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ASOSU joint session takes on budgets
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 8:03 pm

ASOSU splits new budget approval into 16 bills: 11 pass, 5 delay

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Tuesday 02/17/2015
Deep-sea vents celebrated
Posted: February 17, 2015

OSU celebrates Hydrothermal Vent Day with talk from PSU Biology Professor Anna-Louise Reysenbach

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Center discusses misconceptions
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 12:30 am

Ettihad Cultural Center holds discussion on women, education, empowerment Wednesday

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Addressing seismic concerns
Updated: February 17, 2015 - 8:49 pm

Corvallis officials, ODOT talk seismic activity, Corvallis infrastructure

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‘Cascade Shred Brigade’ emphasizes community, adventure
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 12:13 am

C.ORE Freeride club promotes adventure lifestyle for any interested students

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Police Beat
Updated: February 17, 2015 - 8:26 pm

Sunday, February 15

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Monday 02/16/2015
Town hall discusses war, state of U.S.
Updated: February 17, 2015 - 12:31 am

Corvallis community, OPB gather for panel discussion on war, current events

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