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May is Mental Health Awareness month

May 24, 2017

The entire month of May at Oregon State University is dedicated as a month for students to come together and reflect on how they and their peers are doing mentally and emotionally, and how they can support...

Arrangement of Dam Jam headliners changed

Arrangement of Dam Jam headliners changed

May 17, 2017

One of the most well-known and thoroughly-planned out events of the year, Dam Jam, has been announced, with the twist for this year being more bands and new headliners.Students voted from a list of five...

Blood Drive held this week in the Memorial Union

Blood Drive held this week in the Memorial Union

May 9, 2017

“I saved three lives today.”First year animal science student Kimberly Monterrosa said, as she got out of the chair to grab some snacks with her wrapped arm.Monterrosa has had a passion for donating...

Poster making for Take Back the Night is held in Women’s Center

Poster making for Take Back the Night is held in Women’s Center

April 27, 2017

In preparation for Thursday evening’s Take Back the Night event, the Women’s Center hosted a space for students to come in and create posters and other visual representations for how they feel and...

Historian Michael Kazin gives anti-war perspective in MU lecture

Historian Michael Kazin gives anti-war perspective in MU lecture

April 18, 2017

Georgetown University professor and author Michael Kazin enlightened Oregon State University faculty, students and community members on his experiences and opinions on World War I.Tuesday, in the Memorial...

Simon Brundage and Radhika Shah pose outside the MU. Brundage and Shah won the ASOSU Presidency and Vice Presidency in the 2017 ASOSU election.

ASOSU elections see 12.6 percent voter turnout

March 20, 2017

With Oregon State University at around 27,000 students, the ASOSU elections resulted with the winning ticket for Presidency and Vice Presidency receiving a total of a little more than 1,000 votes.This...

Election Results are in

Election Results are in

March 14, 2017

Simon Brundage and Radhika Shah are the new president and vice president for ASOSUThe ASOSU election results are in for Oregon State University and the official positions have been announced for the 2017-2018...

ASOSU presidential candidates’ last day to campaign begins

March 8, 2017

Today is the last day for the three teams in the running for ASOSU’s Presidency and Vice Presidency. The two day online voting period that takes place Thursday, March 9th and Friday, March 10th.Campaigning...

Candidates Simon Brundage and Radhika Shah prepare for Tuesdays debate.

Three ASOSU Presidential tickets will go head-to-head tomorrow night for the annual debate

March 7, 2017

Orange Media Network to televise first live ASOSU Presidential debate.This Tuesday, March 7, the three ASOSU presidential tickets will go meet for a televised discussion and debate about Oregon State University...

Candidate Jack Woods marching in solidarity with the Organize to Revolutionize protesters.

Candidates for ASOSU speaker of the house share goals for the future

March 2, 2017

It’s officially a two-man race for ASOSU Speaker of the House. Running for the office are freshman Jack Woods and junior Peter Halajian.The candidates have only six more days of campaigning before the...

Voting will take place online from Thursday, March 9 to Friday, March 10.

ASOSU presidential campaigns talk strategy

March 2, 2017

Campaign week is here, and the tickets for the ASOSU Presidency are making their rounds throughout campus.With the campaign season lasting only 10 days, the three president and vice president pairs (Radhika...

Hevani Fifita (right) is one of the three presidential candidates. To her left is Hunter Briggs, her running mate.

ASOSU presidential campaigns begin

February 27, 2017

Three teams for the ASOSU Presidential/Vice Presidential tickets are gearing up for the crucial and exciting 10-day campaign.Simon Brundage and Rhadika Shah, Jacqueline Logsdon and Josey Koehn, as well...

Muslim Student Association holds speak up

February 16, 2017

Last night, students and faculty came together to share their feelings, fears and concerns. The Muslim Speak Up event took place in the Learning Innovation Center.The Vice President of the Muslim Student...

Relieving Stress Through Art at Mandala Mondays

February 8, 2017

Providing fun in a stress-free environment, Mandala Mondays offer students the opportunity to relax and color while taking a break from their studies.Mandala Mondays are hosted by the Craft Center every...

Aleita Hass-Holcombe on Monroe Avenue during the march from the Oregon State University Campus to Central Park on Jan. 20, 2017.

OSU students, faculty, community members stage walkout, march in wake of President Trump’s inauguration

January 20, 2017

This afternoon, Jan. 20, at 2:30 p.m., hundreds of students, faculty and Corvallis community members gathered under the awning of the Student Experience Center to perform a walkout and march in solidarity...

Poet Too Black tells stories of hardship, heritage and justice

January 19, 2017

Wednesday night in the Memorial Union lounge, students and faculty gathered together to listen to the stories from poets about hardships, justice and heritage.Poets from all across campus spoke at the...

OSU Ecampus ranks amongst the nation’s elite

January 17, 2017

Online education at Oregon State University received recognition for its greatness. This month, OSU’s Ecampus ranked eighth out of more than 300 online programs, and the master of engineering in industrial...

IM Fields

Winter sports intramurals

January 10, 2017

Winter term intramural sports season is beginning, and the cold weather and icy ground is not stopping the exciting sports.Registration for winter term intramural sports begins on Jan. 17 according to...

According to the Statistic Brain Research Institute, 41 percent of Americans make New Years resolutions yet only 9.2 percent stick to them.

Studying New Year’s Resolutions

January 9, 2017

In the United States around 41 percent of Americans make New Year’s resolutions, according to the Statistic Brain Research Institute, and people who make resolutions are ten times more likely to attain...

Valley Library

The Valley Library could be your biggest asset during dead and finals week

November 29, 2016

With the fall term ending, the Valley library offers many resources and spaces for students to come and study.  In the Valley library, there are not only many different kinds of study locations, but resources...

Family Family Weekend

What happens to Corvallis during Fall Family Weekend?

November 20, 2016

Families came together this weekend to spend time in Corvallis and take place in the events hosted at Oregon State University. There were craft centers, comedy shows, and tailgates.The combined Dad’s...

Presidential and local elections come to an end

November 9, 2016

After several hours of waiting, the results came in with Donald Trump becoming the 45th president of the United States. Not only was a president elected, but numerous local measures were decided last night...

Resources available on campus to help avoid Flu Season

Resources available on campus to help avoid Flu Season

October 13, 2016

Flu season is in full force, there are ways to prevent catching itOregon State has started to settle into the flow of midterms, late night coffee runs and the flu season. With roughly 30,000 students on...

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