Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.
 

Renewable energy makes waves in Oregon (Science Friday)

A renewable energy project planned off the coast of Newport is taking a step forward. Oregon State University has submitted a final license application for a wave energy testing facility with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. If built, it would be the largest of its kind in the United States.
 

You can find out what D.C. beer tasted like nearly 140 years ago(DCIst)

Ever wanted to taste a beer from the 1880s? Now you can—well, a recreation of it, at least. Beer experts from Oregon State University have brewed a batch of Christian Heurich Brewing Company’s Senate Lager after a researcher discovered the recipe in the National Archives.
 

Local pilot speaks out about drone crash as FAA takes steps to address violations (KPTV)

When Victor Villegas isn’t singing about drone safety here, he’s teaching it at Oregon State University.
 

Does Oregon's tech center have an identity crises? (Oregon Business)

It’s also possible other areas in Oregon, namely Eugene and Bend, could do more of the tech sector’s heavy lifting. The cost of living is lower in Eugene, and the city has talent pipelines from the University of Oregon and Oregon State University.

OSU, OHSU researchers find key in fight against melanoma (KTVZ)
Researchers at Oregon State University and Oregon Health & Science University say they have found a possible counterpunch to the drug resistance of melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer.
 

Your mom plays a role in age at menopause, longevity (Health Day)

But family history appears to be the most important factor, according to researchers led by Harold Bae, of Oregon State University's College of Public Health and Human Sciences. If your mother started menopause early, odds are you will, too, the investigators found.
 

Corvallis man, longtime OSU athletics employee, killed in crash near Junction City (Gazette-Times)

Jeffrey Taylor was 68. He was a longtime employee of the Oregon State University Athletic Department.
 

The world's fisheries are incredibly intertwined, thanks to baby fish (Science News)

The simulation doesn’t account for other factors that could affect the connections among fisheries, such the movement of adult fish. Still, getting this “general sense for the overall … connectedness of our coasts, with regards to fisheries, is super ambitious,” says James Watson, a marine scientist at Oregon State University in Corvallis who was not involved in the work.
 

Tsampa: The Tibetan cereal that sparked an uprising (KMUW)

Tibetan barley lacks a tough outer hull, meaning it's easy to thresh, like wheat — and that's likely because of selective breeding by Tibetans over thousands of years, says Patrick Hayes, a professor of barley breeding and genetics at Oregon State University. Hayes is working on popularizing these Tibetan barley strains in the U.S. He plans to use them to develop locally adapted varieties.

Outdoor School, state parks team up for "Get Out There Together' (KTVZ)

Oregon State University Extension Service and Oregon State Parks are partnering to offer a new program called Get Out There Together, which encourages statewide Outdoor School participants to explore their Oregon state parks.
 

Getting ready for another wildfire season (Capital Press)

A delay in timberland fire activity could prolong the prescribed-burn season, which typically ends as fuels dry and personnel are called to other fires, John Bailey, a professor of silviculture and fire management at Oregon State University, said June 6.

Researchers study what makes soil healthy (Capital Press)

Cappellazzi, based at Oregon State University in Corvallis, is part of a project that is sampling the soil at 120 sites around North America. The sites have had the same management for at least a decade and some up to 150 years.
 

Does the hemp industry need more structure? The future of U.S. hemp (Inquirer)

“If you look at a lot of financial markets, they’re all saying, ‘People are investing in this, and we have no idea what to divide it by,” said Jay Noller, head of Oregon State University’s new Global Hemp Innovation Center. “We have hemp fiber. What is it? What’s the standard length?” (see also Register-GuardAg Info)
 

OSU researchers study ways to help rivers amid climate change(KTVZ)

"The world's rivers are facing tough times," said the editorial's lead author, Jonathan Tonkin, who just completed a post-doctoral appointment in Oregon State University's College of Science. (see also KMTR)
 

Animals may have more than one way of surviving hypoxia (Science Daily)

Published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the findings by Oregon State University researchers are important because hypoxia -- areas of low oxygen -- is on the rise in waters around the globe, largely because of human-caused factors such as agricultural runoff, fossil-fuel burning and wastewater treatment effluent.
 

Scientists solve long-standing mystery: Why atmospheric carbon was lower during ice ages (NSF)

"Many past studies that analyzed ocean temperatures made the assumption that they cooled at the same rate over the entire globe," said Andreas Schmittner, a scientist at Oregon State University and co-author of the study. "We now know that the oceans cooled much more in some regions. Cold water has the potential to soak up a lot more carbon from the atmosphere than past studies accounted for." 
 

In Focus: Inaugural Phish Studies Conference and the Phish in the PNW Exhibit (NYS Music)

Below The Moss Forgotten: Phish in the Pacific Northwest was a three-day pop-up museum exhibit presented by The Phishsonian Institute and PhanArt, recently held in the Horizon Lounge at Oregon State University’s Memorial Union. Held during the inaugural Phish Studies Conference, the exhibit represented shows from the band’s PNW debut in Ashland in 1991 to the band’s recent run at the Gorge in 2018.
 

Oregon State study: Allowing pharmacists to prescribe birth control expands access (KTVL)

Allowing pharmacists to prescribe birth control has helped more women at risk of unintended pregnancy access contraception, according to an Oregon State University study on the 2016 Oregon law.
 

Antarctica Solstice (Think Out Loud)

She’s the leader of a three-person team of researchers from Oregon State University studying the diet of a key food species in the region: krill. Bernard and her team are planning a winter solstice celebration this Friday and will tell us what life is like on the south pole.
 

Microplastics are everywhere, but how do they harm the Bay? (Maryland Reporter)

Susanne Brander, a researcher at Oregon State University studying how microplastics impact black sea bass, agreed. Brander, while at the University of North Carolina, began a two-year project on the important East Coast fishery, which visits the lower Chesapeake Bay, where microplastics were found in 60% of black sea bass in the wild.
 

Poet, journalist to discuss Hanford (Gazette-Times)

This event is a part of a three-day National Science Foundation workshop with international academics discussing "Ways of Knowing and Radiation Exposure." This event is presented in partnership with Oregon State University School of History, Philosophy and Religion, the Environmental Arts and Humanities Program and The Spring Creek Project.
 

OSU hosts conference on radiation exposure (Democrat-Herald)

A three-day conference on the impacts of radiation exposure around the world opens today and runs through Friday at Oregon State University.
 

Website names Corvallis Oregon's top city to live in 2019 (Oregonian)

Corvallis, a city of around 55,000 and the county seat of Benton County, was ranked highly because of Oregon State University’s influence on its “lively arts & culture scene,” ChamberofCommerce.org said. 
 

Ideologies and U.S. Foreign Policy International History Conference (History News Network)

On May 31, 2019, and June 1, 2019, Oregon State University hosted the “Ideologies and U.S. Foreign Policy International History Conference,” organized by Dr. Christopher McKnight Nichols, associate professor of history and director of the Oregon State University Center for the Humanities, Dr. Danielle Holtz, a post-doctoral fellow at Oregon State University, and Dr. David Milne, a professor of modern history at the University of East Anglia, in Norwich, England. 
 

Why weed mats make sense for organic blueberries (Growing Produce)

Oregon State University’s research is helping growers more successfully produce blueberries, so they’re happy to fund it. Dr. Bernadine Strik and her team recently completed a 10-year study of the best ways to grow organic blueberries, the only certified organic blueberry research trial of which she’s aware.
 

Today's photo


Summer entertainment: In this photo dated 19294-H summer session youth head to a party at the Whiteside Theater in downtown Corvallis. Courtesy OSU Special Collections & Archives.

Monday

NEW! Vice Provost for Information and Technology: There are three remaining candidates for the position of Vice Provost for Information and Technology interviewing on campus. Frances Dykstra: Monday, June 24, 1:30-2:30 p.m., MU Horizon Room. The forums will include a short presentation followed by Q&A. The forums will be streamed live and recorded. For the live stream visit http://live.oregonstate.edu. To submit a question during the forums, email Romeo.LopezGonzalez@oregonstate.edu. All candidate bios, detailed interview schedules, and other materials are available at https://leadership.oregonstate.edu/provost/executive-searches/vice-provost-information-and-technology Candidate evaluations are due no later than noon on June 28 via this link (onid login required).
 

Tuesday

NEW! Vice Provost for Information and Technology: There are three remaining candidates for the position of Vice Provost for Information and Technology interviewing on campus.  Andrea Ballinger: Tuesday, June 25, 1:30-2:30 p.m., MU Horizon Room. The forums will include a short presentation followed by Q&A. The forums will be streamed live and recorded. For the live stream visit http://live.oregonstate.edu. To submit a question during the forums, email Romeo.LopezGonzalez@oregonstate.edu. All candidate bios, detailed interview schedules, and other materials are available at https://leadership.oregonstate.edu/provost/executive-searches/vice-provost-information-and-technology Candidate evaluations are due no later than noon on June 28 via this link (onid login required).

NEW! Introduction to CORE for New CORE Users: The Cooperative Open Reporting Environment (CORE) is OSU's central tool for accessing official university reports and institutional data. All OSU employees have access to CORE reports and dashboards based on their employment classification and Job Profile. This session is designed to give new employees and CORE users an orientation to CORE including security and policies related to the access and use of data, how to find and save what you need from CORE, and helpful tips and tricks for interacting and using the system. Tuesday, June 25, 2-3 p.m., IAR Training Space - Kerr B094, Corvallis Campus; WebEx. Contact IAR with questionsRegister Here.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Tuesday, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., and Friday, noon to 3 p.m., at 644 S.W. 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

Wednesday

Retirement celebration: Auxiliaries & Activities Business Center accountant Susan Lane has been with Oregon State University for the past 34 years. Cake and punch will be served in the Memorial Union, La Raza Room 208, on Wednesday, June 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

NEW! Vice Provost for Information and Technology: There are three remaining candidates for the position of Vice Provost for Information and Technology interviewing on campus. Kirk Kelly: Wednesday, June 26, 1:30-2:30 p.m., MU Horizon Room. The forums will include a short presentation followed by Q&A. The forums will be streamed live and recorded. For the live stream visit http://live.oregonstate.edu. To submit a question during the forums, email Romeo.LopezGonzalez@oregonstate.edu. All candidate bios, detailed interview schedules, and other materials are available at https://leadership.oregonstate.edu/provost/executive-searches/vice-provost-information-and-technology. Candidate evaluations are due no later than noon on June 28 via this link (onid login required).
 

Thursday

NEW! Systems Science Conference, June 27-July 2, at CH2MHIll Alumni Center: The 63rd Annual Meeting of The International Society for the Systems Sciences is hosted by Javier Calvo-Amodio and Jennifer Wilby faculty members of the School of MIME. The theme this year is Nature’s Enduring Patterns: A Path to Systems Literacy.” Members of OSU community are eligible for a 20% discount on registration fees. For further information visit isss.org/world or contact Wilby at wilbyj@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Long Term Care: Perceptions, Realities & Preparation: One of the largest potential impacts on a retirement plan is assisted living and long-term care needs. This presentation revolves around education on this critical planning topic and what can be done to be best prepared for the future. Presented by Greg Elker, Financial Advisor, CFS*. Thursday, June 27, noon to 1 p.m., Memorial Union, Rm 212. RSVP to RetirementPlanning@mapscu.com.

NEW! Montoya reception: All faculty, staff and students are invited to attend a farewell reception for Mitzi Montoya, Dean of the College of Business. The reception will be held on June 27 from 3:30 to 5 p.m., in the MU Lounge. Join in the celebration of Mitzi’s accomplishments and wish her the best in her new role as provost and executive vice president for Washington State University.

Friday

Meat Center: The Clark Meat Science Center retail store will be open Friday from noon to 5:30 p.m. Products include fresh and cooked/smoked sausages, bacon, retail cuts, jerky, snack sticks, and Beaver Classic cheese. The store is at 3260 S.W. Campus Way, next to the Motor Pool. Contact Nathan.Parker@oregonstate.edu for questions regarding the store.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Tuesday, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., and Friday, noon to 3 p.m., at 644 S.W. 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

NEW! CMLC Citizenship Workshop and Legal Consultation Clinic: Free Citizenship Clinic for those interested in getting U.S citizenship. Attendees will be provided with answers to questions about getting started on the process in general, identify whether they are qualified, and be provided an opportunity to meet briefly with an immigration attorney for free. Friday, June 28 , 4-8 p.m., Corvallis Multicultural Literacy Center, 2638 N.W. Jackson Ave. Presentations will be held at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m, legal consultations held all evening. Free. Contact info@cmlcenter.org to reserve a free consultation with an immigration lawyer. This workshop is co-sponsored by SOAR (http://emoregon.org/soar/), a Portland-based nonprofit that specializes in citizenship and immigration processes. 

Saturday

Cheese sales: Time to restock your fridge and your bellies with Beaver Classic Cheese. Come try five cheddars, two Swiss, two Provolones and cheese curds. Find them at the Saturday downtown Corvallis Farmer's Market from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! Center for Teaching and Learning Workshop: Guided Review of Your Blended, Flipped or Hybrid Course: This workshop on Tuesday, July 9, offers a great opportunity for you to use new course review guidelines to take a close look at a blended, flipped or hybrid course you teach. You’ll be guided through a self-assessment of one of your courses to explore strengths of the course design and delivery and potential areas for improvement. Register now for either a 10 a.m. on-campus session or a 1 p.m. remote session via Zoom. Contact Cub Kahn for more information.

NEW! Home Horticulture Summer Intensive Training: Cover the same training as a Master Gardener without the volunteer hours or need to live in Oregon, and in half the time. Find out how here. This online course starts July 26.

NEW! Craft Making: Craft Cider Essentials (Aug. 19-23): Spend five days learning the fundamental techniques of cider making in Oregon State University’s state-of-the-art fermentation labs. Find out more here.

NEW! Distillery Startup Workshop in Corvallis (Sept. 14-18): Whether you're an experienced brewer/distiller looking to expand your business or simply exploring new opportunities, you will gain the foundational knowledge to start your own craft distillery.

Lifelong Learning Engagement Strategies: Build next-level skills to advanced your online educational experiences utilizing the latest design and keeping the learner’s needs at the center. New course starts July 22. Click here to find out more.
 
Wilderness First Aid: Wilderness First Aid is an introduction to managing medical emergencies in a backcountry setting. WFA is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast who wants a basic level of first-aid training for short trips with family, friends, and outdoor groups. Course instructed by OSU Adventure Leadership Institute, July 27-28. Call 541-737-4254 or register here.

Take Note

NEW! Climate change survey: The Corvallis Climate Action Advisory Board is working with the College of Business to better understand community awareness and action related to climate changePlease forward this survey to family, friends and colleagues who live or work in Corvallis. The results of the survey will be used to inform the board’s priorities during the next two years. If you live or work in Corvallis, please fill out the following survey: https://orst.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0CdSev6LHLh4VDv. The deadline is June 27. 

NEW! Beaver Champion Award: Every year on University Day the OSU president awards the Beaver Champion to an individual (or individuals) for outstanding effort, the achievement of excellence, extra effort beyond that requested, and performance of the highest quality that has yielded university-wide impact. The president’s office invites nominations for the 2019 Beaver Champion Award, which will be awarded on Sept. 10. Please send your letter of nomination to President Edward Ray, Office of the President, 600 Kerr Administration Building, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331.

NEW! Recreational Sports is going cashless: With our on-line shop, it is easier than ever to enjoy the quiet season at Dixon Recreation Center. You can purchase your Summer Membership or multi-visit pass from your desk, or use your credit card or student account on-site.

NEW! Apply Now: Call for Proposals Extended: Instructors are encouraged to participate in the Fall 2019 Hybrid Faculty Learning Community and redesign an established course as a Corvallis campus hybrid. Professional development funding is provided. Proposals due July 1. See the call for proposals. Contact Cub Kahn for more information.

NEW! Grads Give Back Update: Grads Give Back is a program seeking to reduce barriers that under-resourced students might experience at graduation and reuse what are traditionally single-use garments. Grads Give Back is a collaboration among many organizations. We have received donations of 52 gowns so far. We are still accepting gowns in good condition (no damp/damaged gowns and no caps, cords, etc.) at the MU Info Desk, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Term-Long Laptops at the Valley Library: The Valley Library has 39 Dell laptops available for long-term borrowing. These laptops are term-long substitutes for students without computers. For more information or to fill out the application, go to bit.ly/valley-laptops. Applications are due Saturday, June 29. For further questions, email valley.circ@oregonstate.edu.

UPDATED! Call for Proposals Extended to July 1: Instructors are encouraged to participate in the Fall 2019 Hybrid Faculty Learning Community and redesign an established course as a Corvallis campus hybrid. Professional development funding is provided. See the call for proposals. For more information, contact cub.kahn@oregonstate.edu.

100&Change funding opportunity from the MacArthur Foundation: 100&Change is a MacArthur Foundation competition for a $100 million grant to fund a single proposal that will make measurable progress toward solving a significant problem. Proposals focused on any critical issue are welcome. https://www.100andchange.org/. A 100&Change Organization Readiness Tool is available here: http://blogs.oregonstate.edu/researchdevelopment/files/2019/06/100Change-Organization-Readiness-Tool.pdf. Questions, email research.develoment@oregonstate.edu.

Veterinary Discovery Day: The Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine is hosting a “Veterinary Discovery Day” on July 12 for high school students going into their junior or senior year in the fall. Students will spend a day at the college learning about the program, participating in fun, hands-on activities, and getting tips to prepare for application to veterinary school in the future. The cost for the day is $50; space is limited. More details and registration information: https://vetmed.oregonstate.edu/veterinary-discovery-day.

Call to Artists: The Giustina Gallery at The LaSells Stewart Center is hosting the 14th annual Community Art Exhibit. This exhibit provides artists of all ages and skill levels the opportunity to showcase their artwork in a non-juried show. The exhibit runs from July 17 to Aug. 22. Submission deadline is July 15. Limit one piece per artist. Information and to submit to this show.

UPDATED! Leadership Collaborative Course - Managers as Leaders:Applications for LC: Managers as Leaders are now being accepted. Managers as Leaders is a skill-building course for managers and supervisors. It integrates six day-long class sessions with online learning and on-the-job practice. It features team learning, mentors and practical tools. Managers as well as people who supervise academic and professional faculty and staff are encouraged to apply. Contact Kristen Magis for more information. Apply online through July 14.

Traffic & Maintenance

NEW! Parking lot closure: The parking lot between Weniger Hall and Gilbert Hall will be closed July 1-19. Work on the parking lot includes removal and repaving of the asphalt in the parking lot and sidewalk repairs. For questions or comments on this closure, contact project manager Aaron Collett at 541-207-2780.

NEW! Parking lot closures: The following parking lots will be closed from Monday, June 24, through Friday, June 28. The lots will reopen as the work is completed. During these closures, you may in another parking lot within your same zone or park down to a commuter zone at a lower price level. More information about additional upcoming closures is available online. A2 Zone - Lot 3222 – Weniger Hall East – repair work and striping will take place between Monday, June 24 and Friday, July 19. A3 Zone -  Lot 3294 – Intramural Way - The road will remain open while the work on the parking spaces is completed; B1 Zone -  Lot 3207 – Adams Ave South; B2 Zone -  Lot 3270 – Bloss South; B3 Zone - Lot 3332 – Crop Science; C Zone - Lot 3103 – Jefferson Street Building,  Lot 3277 – LaSells Stewart Center West,  Lot 3278 – Sports Complex East,  Lot 3281 – Reser Stadium (mid- and east sections). Any questions may be directed to Transportation Services at parking@oregonstate.edu or by calling 541-737-2583.

NEW! Planned Power Outage on Saturday, June 29: There will be a planned power outage on Saturday, June 29, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Most affected buildings will be on backup power and will experience minimal disruption. Only Joyce Collin Furman Hall will be without power and closed at this timeThere will be limited service interruptions on June 29 from 7 to 9 A.M. and from 5 to 7 P.M. to a number of buildings along Southwest Jefferson Way. OSU’s Power Grid Updates website has a list of affected buildings.

Jobs

This email only lists new or recently updated job postings. For a full list of current job postings for OSU Today, go to: http://today.oregonstate.edu/email/jobs

To apply for the below positions, visit http://oregonstate.edu/jobs unless otherwise specified.

NEW! MFA Program Manager: OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking an MFA Program Manager. This is a full-time, 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting #P03067UF. Closes June 25.

NEW! Fiscal Coordinator 1: This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (approximately 20 hours a week) Fiscal Coordinator 1 position for the Extension Washington County office at Oregon State University. This position will be located in Beaverton. This is an Internal Employment Opportunity. Posting #P02257CT. Closes June 27.

NEW! Education Program Assistant 1: This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (approximately 12 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 1 position for the Extension Jefferson County office at Oregon State University. This position will be located in Madras. This is an Internal Employment Opportunity. Posting #P02255CT. Closes June 28.

EXTENDED! Program Intake Manager: Ecampus is seeking a Program Intake Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. This position will manage new program proposals through the process from initial inquiry to program launch. Posting #P03066UF. Closes June 30. 

NEW! Fiscal Coordinator 2: This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) position. Posting #P02239CT. Full consideration date July 1. Open until filled.  

NEW! Continuing Education Manager: The College of Education in Corvallis invites applications for one part-time (.49 FTE) Salary, 12-month Continuing Education Manager. Posting #P03043UF. Closes July 1.

NEW! Fiscal Coordinator 1: The Health Sciences Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Fiscal Coordinator 1 position. Posting #P02251CT. Closes July 5.

NEW! Patrol Sergeant: OSU-Cascades in Bend is seeking a Patrol Sergeant in our Public Safety department. This is a full-time, 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #P03108UF. Closes July 9.

NEW! Executive Assistant: OSU-Cascades in Bend is seeking a full-time, 1.0 FTE, Executive Assistant in Finance and Administration department. Posting #P03127UF. Closes July 11.

NEW! Fiscal Coordinator 1 for the Clackamas County Oregon State University Extension Service. Full Time. Located in Oregon City. Posting #P0225CT. Closes July 11.

NEW! INTO OSU is currently seeking a Marketing and Recruitment Manager: The MRM will be responsible for recruitment for, and promotion of undergraduate and graduate direct, programs, UG and Graduate Pathway, and Academic English programs; strategic forecasting for assigned regions; scholarship budget management; team management as needed, and may travel up to 75% of the time. Closes July 11. Link to apply: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=784f8d56-cd0b-4d3e-a1ac-d483f8f0a37e&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=291946&source=CC3&lang=en_US

NEW! The Office of Equal Opportunity and Access (EOA) is seeking an Equity Associate: This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Executive Director. Posting #P03138UF. Full consideration July 12. Closes July 19.

NEW! Campus Operations Coordinator: This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time (1.0 FTE) Campus Operations Coordinator position for OSU-Cascades in Bend in the Facilities and Operations department. Posting #P02253CT. Closes July 12.

NEW! Residential Education Coordinator: OSU-Cascades in Bend is seeking a Residential Education Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, professional faculty position. Posting #P03126UF. Full consideration July 12. Closes July 19.

NEW! University Housing and Dining Services (UHDS) at Oregon State University seeks candidates to serve as the Assistant Director for Diversity Initiatives and Programs. Diversity Initiatives and Programs is a unit of UHDS serving to advance equity throughout all facets of our dynamic department. The Assistant Director takes primary lead for student social justice and diversity education and supporting minoritized students in our residence halls. For more information please review our full Position Description and Details. Position #P03109UF. Closes July 14.

NEW! Instructor: The College of Education in Corvallis invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) salary, 9-month  Instructor. Posting #P03093UF. Closes July 15.
 
NEW! Adult & Higher Education Leadership Program Coordinator/Instructor: The College of Education in Corvallis invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) salary, 12-month Adult & Higher Education Leadership Program Coordinator/Instructor. Posting #P03111UF. Closes July 19.

NEW! Director of the School of Public Policy: The Liberal Arts Deans Office in Corvallis invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) salary, 12-month director of the School of Public Policy. Posting #P03110UF. Full consideration date Oct. 15. Closes June 30, 2020.

NEW! The program area of Adult Education and Higher Education Leadership (AHE) in the College of Education invites applications for an Instructor (0.20 FTE) and Adult Education and Higher Education Leadership Coordinator(0.80 FTE) positions. One appointee will be hired to fill both positions which will result in a combined full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, fixed-term appointment. Reappointment is at the discretion of the dean. #P03111UF. Closes July 19.

Weather

“Sometimes I eavesdrop on people. I could rationalize it - oh, this is good anthropological research for characters I'm writing - but it's basically just nosiness. It also helps me gauge where I'm at: Am I normal?" ~ Mindy Kaling, who turns 40 today.

Corvallis: The week will start out sunny with highs in the mid 70s, but showers will quickly roll in and temperatures are set to drop into the upper 60s. The weather will head back towards summer temps by the weekend.

Central Oregon: Sunny skies turn showery by midweek, before the sun comes back on Sunday.

Newport: Sunny Monday, then showers come in and don't leave until the weekend.

Statewide: For OSU employees around the state, find your local forecast here: http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/pqr/