Festival to showcase Oregon State University marine research

Oregon State University will continue to commemorate its 150th anniversary with nearly two weeks of free activities in mid-February centered around the university’s decades of work protecting coasts and oceans.

New concert hall at Oregon State University to honor Portland-area arts advocate

Oregon State University has received a gift commitment from the family of the late Lynne Detrick of West Linn to build a new concert hall that will allow for more intimate music performances on the Corvallis campus.

Meningococcal B mass vaccination clinics set at Oregon State University

Oregon State University will hold five consecutive days of meningococcal B disease mass vaccination clinics starting Tuesday on its Corvallis campus.

Writer, radio producer and multimedia artist Shawn Wen to read at OSU Jan. 19

Writer, radio producer and multimedia artist Shawn Wen will read at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, in the Lab Theatre in Withycombe Hall on the Oregon State University campus in Corvallis. A question-and-answer session and book signing will follow.

Play that explores racism, political correctness comes to OSU in late January

“Spinning Into Butter,” a play by Rebecca Gilman that explores the dangers of both racism and political correctness in America, is coming to Oregon State University for three free performances in late January.

Architect Maya Lin will give Provost’s Lecture at Oregon State

American architect and sculptor Maya Lin, perhaps best known for designing the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. as a Yale University student in 1981, will deliver the next Provost’s Lecture at 7 p.m., April 26 at Oregon State University. Lin was originally scheduled to deliver her lecture last April, but cancelled due to illness.

The comedy and social lives of robots featured at Corvallis Science Pub

Robots will increasingly rub shoulders with people at home and in the work place,so machines need social attributes: humor, personality and body language.

Japanese prints on display in OSU’s Fairbanks and Memorial Union Concourse galleries

“East Comes West,” a two-part exhibition of prints from the Atelier Outotsu printmaking studio of Japan, is underway in the Memorial Union Concourse Gallery and will also appear in the Fairbanks Gallery at Oregon State University in January.

Noted tropical ecologist Barbara Zimmerman to give public lecture at OSU on Jan. 10

Barbara Zimmerman, founder and director of the Kayapo Project to help indigenous peoples in the southeastern Amazon River basin, will give a free public lecture at Oregon State University on Wednesday, Jan. 10.

‘The Pianist of Willesden Lane’ to be presented in Corvallis Jan. 27

The Grammy-nominated artist Mona Golabek will perform in “The Pianist of Willesden Lane,” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at in the LaSells Stewart Center at Oregon State University in Corvallis.