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Democratic candidate for Governor of Oregon, Tina Kotek speaks to a crowd of students and community members at the Oregon State Memorial Ballroom on Oct. 24 in Corvallis Kotek answered questions from students addressing multiple pertinent issues including abortion access and climate change

[Photo] What changes can Oregonians expect from incoming governor Tina Kotek?

November 28, 2022

Democratic candidate for Governor of Oregon, Tina Kotek speaks to a crowd of students and community members at the Oregon State Memorial Ballroom on Oct. 24 in Corvallis Kotek answered questions from students...

ACP Pacemaker and CMA Pinnicle awards given to various publication of OMN such as Beavers Digest, Dam Chic and multiple individuals for their work that was created and published throughout
the 2021-2022 academic year.

[Photo] Orange Media Network receives 27 national awards

November 28, 2022

ACP Pacemaker and CMA Pinnicle awards given to various publication of OMN such as Beavers Digest, Dam Chic and multiple individuals for their work that was created and published throughout the 2021-2022...

A sculpture installation aptly named Emeritus, created by artist John Grade hangs between the Sequoia trees at the Memorial Union quad at Oregon State University on November 6, 2022 in Corvallis, Ore.
According to Grade, the sculpture is inspired by the form of an ancient tree and is composed of thousands of resin pine cones.

[Photo] The Sunny Side: OSU assembles sequoia sculpture in parallel to climate change efforts

November 7, 2022

A sculpture installation aptly named Emeritus, created by artist John Grade hangs between the Sequoia trees at the Memorial Union quad at Oregon State University on November 6, 2022 in Corvallis, Ore. According...

The Corvallis Police Department investigates a reported pedestrian ‘hit and run’ incident at the intersection of Harrison and NW 26th Street in Corvallis, Ore. on September 26, 2022. The condition of the victim is currently unknown and the Barometer has reached out to the CPD for comment.

[Photo] OSU student involved in pedestrian hit and run

September 27, 2022

The Corvallis Police Department investigates a reported pedestrian ‘hit and run’ incident at the intersection of Harrison and NW 26th Street in Corvallis, Ore. on September 26, 2022. The condition...

Democratic candidate for Governor of Oregon, Tina Kotek speaks to a crowd of students and community members at the Oregon State Memorial Ballroom on Monday in Corvallis Kotek answered questions from students addressing multiple pertinent issues including abortion access and climate change.

[Photo] Tina Kotek meets with students at OSU ahead of election

October 26, 2022

Democratic candidate for Governor of Oregon, Tina Kotek speaks to a crowd of students and community members at the Oregon State Memorial Ballroom on Monday in Corvallis Kotek answered questions from students...

In this image from Feb. 2022 is one of the Corvallis Buses that are planned to be replaced by EVs in the future by CTS.

[Photo] Two new electric buses to cruise Corvallis by 2023, helping sustainability goals

September 19, 2022

In this image from Feb. 2022 is one of the Corvallis Buses that are planned to be replaced by EVs in the future by CTS.

Oregon State Civil Engineering major and bike commuter Ben Frybeck attempts to make use of the bike repair station outside of the Student Experience Center at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore. on August 22, 2022. The bike stations, meant as a resource for student and faculty bike commuters, are often left in disrepair leaving commuters searching for alternative solutions.

[Photo] Biking fix-it stands

August 23, 2022

Oregon State Civil Engineering major and bike commuter Ben Frybeck attempts to make use of the bike repair station outside of the Student Experience Center at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore....

Withycomb Hall at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore. on Aug. 3. The OSU College of Liberal Arts and Theater are all shifting their spaces with the addition of a new performing arts building and the reopening of Fairbanks Hall.

[Photo] Move from Withycombe Hall signals new era for OSU Theatre

August 11, 2022

Withycomb Hall at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore. on Aug. 3. The OSU College of Liberal Arts and Theater are all shifting their spaces with the addition of a new performing arts building and...

A photo illustration of water splashing out of a cup on August 4, 2022 in Corvallis, Ore. A recent review by the online community Environmental Workgroup revealed four contaminants, including Hexavalent Chromium, in the Corvallis water supply that exceed recommended guidelines.

[Photo] 4 contaminants found in Corvallis water above EWG recommendations

August 10, 2022

A photo illustration of water splashing out of a cup on August 4, 2022 in Corvallis, Ore. A recent review by the online community Environmental Workgroup revealed four contaminants, including Hexavalent...

Kettlebell weights at Dixon Recreation
Center. In previous summer terms, only
enrolled students could utilize the Dixon
facilities, but this year any student can work
out for free.

[Photo] OSU students can now work out for free this summer at Dixon Recreation Center

August 1, 2022

Kettlebell weights at Dixon Recreation Center. In previous summer terms, only enrolled students could utilize the Dixon facilities, but this year any student can work out for free.

Signage at Dixon Recreation Center tells OSU community members that the spa is currently
closed. The Dixon Spa has been closed to students since early 2020.

[Photo] Dixon Recreation Center’s spa to be replaced pending Board of Trustees approval

August 1, 2022

Signage at Dixon Recreation Center tells OSU community members that the spa is currently closed. The Dixon Spa has been closed to students since early 2020.

Actors began dress rehearsals for “Bard in the Quad” in front of the Memorial Union at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore. on July 31. “Bard in the Quad” began in 2006 and its mission is to present innovative, quality outdoor Shakespeare productions to the OSU campus.

[Photo] Oregon State University presents “Twelfth Night” for 17th annual Bard in the Quad

August 3, 2022

Actors began dress rehearsals for “Bard in the Quad” in front of the Memorial Union at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore. on July 31. “Bard in the Quad” began in 2006 and its mission is...

Corvallis Planning Commission Senior Planner Rian Amiton examining and discussing possi-
ble zoning for downtown at Corvallis City Hall on July 25.

[Photo] New zoning structure downtown aims to help commercial development

August 1, 2022

Corvallis Planning Commission Senior Planner Rian Amiton examining and discussing possi- ble zoning for downtown at Corvallis City Hall on July 25.

Professor Gregory Rorrer poses in his office in Gleason Hall at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore on July 11, 2022.

[Photo] Nine Fullbright awards earned by Oregon State University faculty

August 1, 2022

Professor Gregory Rorrer poses in his office in Gleason Hall at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore on July 11, 2022.

A photo illustration of a thermometer in front of the Benton County Courthouse on June 29 in
Corvallis, Ore. Despite the recent heavy precipitation thoughout this spring, experts maintain that
preparedness is essential for this upcoming wildfire season.

[Photo] Oregon’s spring precipitation expected to have low impact on fire season

July 5, 2022

A photo illustration of a thermometer in front of the Benton County Courthouse on June 29 in Corvallis, Ore. Despite the recent heavy precipitation thoughout this spring, experts maintain that preparedness...

Educator and parent Stacey Torres (She/her) stands with a heart shaped sign that reads 
Lives>Gun Rights on June 11, 2022 at the Benton County Courthouse in Corvallis, Ore.

[Photo] Protest Against Gun Violence on June 11, 2022

June 11, 2022

Educator and parent Stacey Torres (She/her) stands with a heart shaped sign that reads "Lives>Gun Rights" on June 11, 2022 at the Benton County Courthouse in Corvallis, Ore.

Man browsing bookshelves in Browsers Bookstore in downtown Corvallis, Ore. Browsers is closing its Corvallis location in February.

[Photo] Browser’s Bookstore to end chapter in Corvallis community after 21 years

February 7, 2022

Man browsing bookshelves in Browser's Bookstore in downtown Corvallis, Ore. Browser's is closing its Corvallis location in February.

Pictured here is the West Side of Reser Stadium during the implosion in Corvallis, Or. on Jan. 7, 2022. The 2022 football season will still be played at Reser, and construction will be finished in 2023.

[Photo] Out with the old, in with the new: West Side of Reser Stadium goes boom

January 7, 2022

Pictured here is the West Side of Reser Stadium during the implosion in Corvallis, Or. on Jan. 7, 2022. The 2022 football season will still be played at Reser, and construction will be finished in 2023....

Jade Carey poses in the OSU Gymnastics Center

From the Olympics to College, Carey expresses excitement about Oregon State

September 10, 2021

After spending her summer in Tokyo competing at the 2021 Olympic games, gold medalist Jade Carey looks forward to spending Fall as a Beaver at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon. Carey made...

OSU students gather outside of the Memorial Union building on Friday, September 25, at 4:30 p.m. to protest for the disarming of Oregon State’s on-campus police. Students held signs and stood in silence while wearing masks and practicing social distancing.

Disarm OSU seeks to create informed student body during week one

September 30, 2020

The rain cleared briefly over the Oregon State University Memorial Union steps last Friday during this term’s first Disarm OSU Solidarity Rally. Approximately 40 people gathered to stand in solidarity...

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