Ecologists Bruce Menge, Jane Lubchenco inducted into scientific academies

Bruce Menge is welcomed into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Pontifical Academy of Sciences taps Jane Lubchenco

Entombed together: Rare fossil flower and parasitic wasp make for amber artwork

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University fossil research has revealed an exquisite merger of art and science: a long-stemmed flower of a newly described plant species encased in a 30-million-year-old tomb together with a parasitic wasp.

Oregon State University part of $8M federal effort to improve electric grid operation

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University is part of an $8 million Department of Energy effort to update and improve the operation of the nation’s hydroelectric generation systems, many of which are roughly a century old.

Oregon State research sheds light on how bacteria communicate their way to causing infection

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University scientists have identified proteins that prevent a bacterial cell from becoming misguided by its own messaging, allowing it to instead wait for collective communication from its group.

Oregon State University research finds solution to common surgical problem of nerve damage

PORTLAND, Ore. – A research collaboration including scientists from Oregon State University has developed a new technology to help surgeons know where a patient’s nerves are, lessening the chance of nerve damage.

Doctoral candidate in physics selected for DOE graduate student research program

A doctoral candidate in the OSU College of Science has been selected for the Department of Energy’s Office of Science Graduate Student Research program

OSU student one of 15 chosen for State Department fellowship

An Oregon State University undergraduate student is one of 15 people nationwide selected by the U.S. Department of State for its Foreign Affairs Information Technology (FAIT) Fellowship.

Computer science undergraduate student earns Department of Defense SMART scholarship

Computer science student earns Dept. of Defense SMART scholarship

Engineering researcher will visit Israel under Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

Engineering researcher will visit Israel under Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

Low-carbon cement tested at Oregon State approved for California highway projects

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Caltrans, the agency responsible for more than 50,000 miles of highways and freeways in California, has approved the use of low-carbon cement following testing by the Oregon State University College of Engineering.