College of Business Dean Ilene Kleinsorge announces retirement

Ilene Kleinsorge, dean and Sara Hart Kimball chair of the College of Business at Oregon State University, announced today that she will retire from OSU effective June 30.

Advantage Accelerator "graduates" moving toward successful new businesses, jobs

The first four companies working with the OSU Advantage Accelerator have completed the program and are moving toward commercial success.

Social shopping via mobile app: do you like the mint green or coral?

A new business being aided by the Oregon State Advantage Accelerator will offer users a mobile app to enhance their social shopping experience.

Die-hard fans view ads linked with rival teams negatively

It doesn’t matter how compelling an advertisement may be, most die-hard Oregon State Beavers fans will simply not purchase a product associated with the Oregon Ducks.

Routines, practice and mental rehearsal mitigate some – but not all – risks of armed self-defense

U.S. consumers who buy, keep and carry handguns for self-defense assume legal, moral and safety risks that come along with owning and potentially using a handgun to defend themselves or others.

Strong family ties improve employment opportunities for people with childhood-onset disabilities

Family and close friends play an integral role in helping people with childhood-onset disabilities attain quality employment as adults, a new study from Oregon State University has found.

Oregon State University breaks record with $441 million in research grants

Oregon State University crossed the $400 million threshold in grants and contracts for the first time in the fiscal year that ended June 30, including being awarded a grant to build a $122 million regional research vessel.

Gun violence prevention groups strike middle ground to meet goals

A study led by Oregon State University researchers found that American organizations identifying as gun violence prevention groups advocate for the right to bear arms and for some gun purchase and ownership conditions, which they suggest will curb gun-related injuries and deaths.

Oregon State, Peet's Coffee collaborate to give employees a new pathway to a college degree

Oregon State University and Peet’s Coffee are teaming up on the Peetnik Pathway to College Program, a tuition reimbursement plan that gives thousands of the specialty coffee company’s employees access to OSU’s online education.