Keeping Our Students on Track for Graduation

Keeping Our Students on Track for Graduation

Nearly 10 years ago, the Oregon State Legislature began divesting from higher education.  The recession that took so much funding away from state government services was Until last year, Oregon had seen a significant divestment in higher education since the 2007...
Doughnut maker shines at startup showcase

Doughnut maker shines at startup showcase

James Day – Corvallis Gazette Times – Oregon State University is known for its cutting-edge programs in engineering, agriculture, energy and marine science. The school reeled in $285 million in research funding in 2014. So who was the star of the OSU...
Making a Meal That’s Bred-to-Order

Making a Meal That’s Bred-to-Order

Sophia McDonald Bennett – The Atlantic Monthly – Michael Mazourek and Dan Barber can trace the roots of their unusual partnership to a winter squash.A few years ago, Mazourek, a vegetable breeder and professor of plant science at Cornell University, went...