About the OSU College of Liberal Arts: The College of Liberal Arts includes the fine and performing arts, humanities and social sciences, making it one of the largest and most diverse colleges at OSU. The college's research and instructional faculty members contribute to the education of all university students and provide national and international leadership, creativity and scholarship in their academic disciplines.

College students use more marijuana in states where it’s legal, but they binge drink less

Marijuana use among college students has been trending upward for years, but in states that have legalized recreational marijuana, use has jumped even higher.

OSU Music à la Carte winter season opens Jan. 10

The Oregon State University Music à la Carte concert series opens the winter 2020 season at noon on Friday, Jan. 10 with a jazz performance by trumpeter-composer Douglas Detrick, guitarist Michael Gamble and drummer Ryan Biesack.

‘Schick Machine’ will perform on invented instruments Jan. 18 at Oregon State

A giant motorized Hurdy-gurdy, a deconstructed pipe organ and an array of spinning and thrashing metal are just some of the innovative machines that will fill the LaSells Stewart Center stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, in the next installment of the College of Liberal Arts’ School of Arts and Communication’s “SAC Presents” series.

Novelist Namwali Serpell to read at Oregon State University Jan. 9

Novelist Namwali Serpell will read at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, in the Valley Library Rotunda on the Oregon State University campus in Corvallis. A book signing will follow.

 

OSU’s Fairbanks Gallery presents work by artist Brenda Mallory

“Found and Formed,” an exhibition of artwork by Brenda Mallory, will be on display Jan. 6-29 at the Fairbanks Gallery of Art at Oregon State University.

Partisanship and event characteristics shape climate change discussions after extreme weather

Political affiliations, the presence of local environmental organizations and prior local media coverage of climate change play a role in how a community reacts to an extreme weather event, an article published today in Nature Climate Change concludes.

Corvallis-OSU Symphony to perform annual holiday concert Dec. 6

The Corvallis-OSU Symphony will perform its annual holiday concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, in the Austin Auditorium at The LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis.

Sarah Lee Guthrie, daughter of folk artist Arlo Guthrie, to perform in Corvallis Dec. 4

Sarah Lee Guthrie, daughter of the folk artist Arlo Guthrie and granddaughter of the legendary Woody Guthrie, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Majestic Theatre in Corvallis.

Mary Chapin Carpenter, Shawn Colvin to perform Dec. 10 in Corvallis.

Longtime friends and musical collaborators Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin will take the stage as an acoustic duo at 7:30 p.m. Dec.10 in Corvallis.

Auditions for OSU production of ‘Expedition of Whispers’ will be held Dec. 1-2

Auditions for Oregon State University Theatre’s winter production, “Expedition of Whispers,” will be held at 6 p.m. Dec. 1 and 4 p.m. Dec. 2 in the Withycombe Lab Theatre, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis.

 

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