OSU To Evaluate Buildings Whose Namesakes Had Racist Views

Aug 31, 2017
Owen / WikiCommons

In a letter to the Oregon State University community Wednesday, university president Ed Ray announced the university will hold community meetings to evaluate building names after students, faculty, alumni and members of the Corvallis community raised concerns over racist views held by the buildings' namesakes.

You know the beautiful, mass-produced tomatoes you can buy at the grocery store? You can drop one and it'll bounce back unharmed, but doesn't taste like much.

Oregonian Wins International Environmental Prize

Mar 25, 2015
Michael Lloyd / Associated Press

An Oregon State University professor has received one of the world’s most prestigious environmental prizes.

Jane Lubchenco was named Tuesday as one of two recipients of the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement. The international award is given for leadership in conservation and sustainability.

Oregon State University

An Oregon State University research vessel is continuing its federally funded mission even though the federal government is shutdown.

First Lady Tells OSU Graduates To Lead A Rich Life

Jun 18, 2012

The First Lady did not mention the 2012 election or her husband the president during her speech at the Oregon State University commencement Sunday. Michelle Obama spoke about growing up in Chicago, her father, and how to lead a rich life. KLCC's Rachael McDonald reports.

CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Non-white employees make up less than 13 percent of the nation’s newsrooms, a shrinking percentage, according to the American Society of Newspaper Editors. For nearly 20 years, a rare summer program has encouraged more minority students in Oregon to consider journalism. But it lacks funding to ensure its future.