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Oregon State University students return to campus and Corvallis, Ore. residents and businesses respond to the influx of population in the city. Approximately 20,000 OSU students call Corvallis home each year.

Benton County and City of Corvallis optimistic about student population influx

Local experts encourage mask-wearing and vaccination against COVID-19
Ashton McCracken, News Contributor
September 27, 2021

As leaves begin to fall in Corvallis, Ore., preparing for fresh beginnings, thousands of students have arrived on campus to pursue new growth in their lives amidst a pandemic. Students’...

Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity is located on 26th Street. The Affiliated Housing Program allows freshmen to get exempt from living on campus and move into the fraternity and sorority chapter houses within the program.

Center for Fraternity and Sorority Life works to create positive living environments

Caleb Chandler, News Contributor
February 26, 2018

Different from on-campus living or in an apartment, the Center for Fraternity and Sorority Life offers the opportunity for students to live in a housed chapter for a fresh experience. Oregon State University...

There are a variety of housing options available including renting off-campus. Students are encouraged to reach out to Corvallis property management companies with questions regarding rentals.

Property managers help students with renting process

Carlos Fitten, Practicum Contributor
February 26, 2018

Property management companies explain renting expectations, questions.Corvallis property management companies are available for students to drop in where they offer information for students on the process...

Roman Battaglia, Cory Zimmerman, Chris Hands and Tyler Paine are new members of the recently colonized IFC fraternity Delta Lambda Phi at OSU. DLP focuses on creating a space for men of all sexual orientations and gender expressions to have the traditional Greek experience on campus. 

Delta Lambda Phi colonizes at OSU

Anna Weeks Greek Peek Blog Manager
November 1, 2016

IFC fraternity to focus on creating an inclusive environment within the Greek system, support LGBTQ+ communityIn an effort to create a more inclusive environment within the traditional Greek system, Delta...

Delta Lambda Phi

Delta Lambda Phi

Zbigniew Sikora Orange Media Network
October 31, 2016

Roman Battaglia, Cory Zimmerman, Chris Hands and Tyler Paine are new members of the recently colonized IFC fraternity Delta Lambda Phi at OSU. DLP focuses on creating a space for men of all sexual orientations...

OSU women’s volleyball head coach Mitch Barnard talks to his team while playing University of Washington on Oct. 9. Barnard became head coach last June after 11 years of assistant coaching at OSU, with eight of those years being the assistant head coach. 

No more multitasking for Barnard

by Josh Worden Senior Beat Reporter
October 17, 2016

No longer spending time coaching with Australian national volleyball team,Mitch Barnard has been fully committed to OSU since becoming head coach in June Two years ago, Mitch Barnard was an assistant...

eSports coming to OSU

eSports coming to OSU

Tyler Rippon Practicum Contributor
October 17, 2016

The Pac-12 Network is working with the OSU gaming club and other clubs from the conference to initiate gaming competitions in 2016-17When one thinks of college athletics, video games are not usually the...

Spreading school spirit

Matt Bisom Practicum Contributor
October 17, 2016

A 10 year tradition, the OSU Bar Band brings the sound of the university to the communityThe night is wild with laughter and song. It’s chaos, like a crowd about to turn into a riot. “That was awesome!”...

Grading universities

Thomas Hellman News Contributor
October 17, 2016

The Obama administration announces new College Scorecard to track progressCollege instructors and professors may soon be feeling the kind of test anxiety they inflict upon their students.The Obama Administration...

Vote OR Vote

With deadline looming, ASOSU continues working to register students

Miriah Reddington Practicum contributor
October 17, 2016

Campaign aiming to sign-up 4,300 people by Oct. 18, enabling them to vote in up coming national electionIn 2014, the Oregon Students Association managed to register over 55,000 students across the state...

The Native American Longhouse will be hosting the signing of the Indigenous Peoples Day proclamation for the second year in a row. 

Indigenous People’s Day proclamation to be signed

Gabriel Landstrom Multimedia Contributor
October 10, 2016

History is being made at Oregon State University with the Indigenous Peoples’ Day proclamation, striving to correct the injustice of ignorance celebrated in American culture by replacing the traditional...

Chappell shows up

Josh Worden Senior Beat Reporter
October 10, 2016

Former walk-on-turned-team captain is now OSU's defensive leaderDevin Chappell’s first career interception on Saturday in the upset win over California was a play long in the making.The senior safety...

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