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What student workers need to know about sick leave

What student workers need to know about sick leave

Skand S., News Contributor
March 15, 2023

In case you wake up sick on a work day, you might wonder if you have to forgo a day’s pay or are eligible to take a paid day off. The answer is that it varies with your employment status and how long...

General ASOSU Graphic

ASOSU releases 2023 senator election results, leaves last appointment up to chance

Nino Paoli, News Reporter
March 13, 2023

The Associated Students of Oregon State University 2023 senator results names eleven winners, and a rare tie. Though all election results for the 2023 ASOSU election were intended to be released on...

Housing assistance grant supports OSU Ecampus veterans

Housing assistance grant supports OSU Ecampus veterans

Vincent Ho, News Contributor
March 12, 2023

The Higher Education Coordinating Commission has awarded the Future Ready Oregon Workforce Ready Grant to Oregon State University Ecampus veterans.  This means Ecampus veterans will receive a grant...

The ASOSU Elections committee (from left to right) Abby Miller, Ethan Hampton, Sydney Navas and Sierra Young at work counting elections votes on March 10.

ASOSU releases 2023 election results

Nino Paoli, News Reporter
March 10, 2023

  Carissa O’Donnell and Dakota Canzano have won the president and vice president seats respectively with 54.29% of the vote in the Associated Students of Oregon State University 2023 election...

HRWGC is celebrating it’s 50th birthday

HRWGC is celebrating it’s 50th birthday

Sydni Zidarevich, Justice, Equity and Diversity Beat Reporter
March 8, 2023

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Women’s Herstory Month! The Hattie Redmond Women & Gender Center is celebrating their 50th birthday, inviting everyone to join the festivities with cake,...

OSU hosts event for International Womens Day this Wednesday

OSU hosts event for International Women’s Day this Wednesday

Vincent Ho, News Contributor
March 7, 2023

To recognize the achievements of women through the year, Oregon State University President Dr. Jayathi Murthy and Provost Edward Feser are hosting International Women’s Day at the Memorial Union main...

A photo taken on Nov. 21, 2022 shows the hemp fields at the Oregon State University research greenhouse. Hemp has been used for food, clothing and more, arriving in 1545 due to Spanish colonization.

Hemp’s ‘long history of human use’ proven useful for food, clothing, medicine and more

Alexander Banks, News Contributor
March 7, 2023

Last year, researcher and professor at Oregon State University, Richard van Breemen, discovered two cannabinoid acids — found in hemp — that block the infection of human cells from the virus that causes...

A timeline of recent earthquakes and magnitudes around Turkey.

OSU’s Turkish students band together in wake of tragic earthquakes

Zeva Rosenbaum, News Contributor
March 6, 2023

Members of Oregon State University’s Turkish Culture Association are among the tens of millions of people impacted by the devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria on Feb. 6 and Feb. 20, and Feb. 27. Mustafa...

ASOSU Ticket, Julia Hayes and Angelo Arredondo, (left) and ASOSU Ticket, Carissa O’Donnell and Dakota Canzano. Photos taken on Feb. 23, each duo is running for the President and Vice President positions in the 2023 election cycle.

ASOSU candidate profiles: taking a look at our 2023 ASOSU presidential tickets

David Li , News Contributor
March 3, 2023

Elections for the Associated Students of Oregon State University have officially opened and will close on March 10, with two presidential tickets running for the president and vice president positions.   Julia...

Beavers Got Talent to showcase OSU talents this Saturday

Beavers Got Talent to showcase OSU talents this Saturday

Haley Stark , News Reporter
March 2, 2023

Featuring singers, dance groups, pianists and beatboxers, a wide variety of student talents will be on showcase at the Beaver’s Got Talent event this Saturday from 6-8 p.m. in Oregon State University’s...

The front of the Pharmacy Building on March 1 on Oregon State University’s campus in Corvallis. OSU plans to appeal a recent verdict which ruled in favor of former Dean of the College of Pharmacy Grace Kuo, who claims she was unjustly demoted.

Former OSU college of pharmacy dean wins misconduct lawsuit, university plans to appeal

Nino Paoli and Adriana Gutierrez, News Reporter
March 1, 2023

Clarification: A previous version of this article incorrectly included a statement that was quoted rather than paraphrased. The Barometer has clarified this as of 9:10 p.m. and regrets the error.  Oregon...

Attendees give their views on different aspects
of the project at the Civic Campus Project Open House hosted at Corvallis-Benton County Public
Library on Jan. 31.

Proposal for Corvallis Civic Campus presented to community members at open house event

Zeva Rosenbaum, News Contributor
February 28, 2023

The proposal for a new civic campus for government operations in Corvallis was presented to the public at an open-house at the Valley Library on Jan. 31.  Corvallis’ City Manager, Mark Shepard, introduced...

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