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The fall semester is about to begin at Oregon State University and the University of Oregon. And that means students are moving back to campus this week in Corvallis and Eugene.

  

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Oregon Sea Grant, a marine research program based at Oregon State University, is celebrating its 50th anniversary.

  

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College football season starts in earnest this Saturday. For people attending home games in Eugene or Corvallis this year, the experience will be different fom what they’re used to.

  

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The University of Oregon and Oregon State University announced on Wednesday that they are requiring weekly COVID-19 testing for unvaccinated students and employees.

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The University of Oregon and Oregon State University both announced on Friday a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for university events.

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Fans attending OSU football games in Corvallis this fall will need to wear face coverings, even when they’re sitting outdoors. That’s because of a new public health order approved this week by Benton County commissioners.

  

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The Oregon State University Board of Trustees has voted to move forward with plans to lease part of a proposed student medical clinic to Samaritan Health Services.

  

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Oregon State University announced Thursday that face coverings will once again be required for all indoor public spaces on its campuses.

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Oregon State University says it will curtail its water usage this summer in response to drought conditions across the state.

  

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The Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport will re-open to the public August 1 after a nearly 17-month closure.

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If you’re planning any canning projects this Summer and you want to keep it safe and sanitary, Oregon State University’s Extension Program has you covered.

  

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On Tuesday, the University of Oregon (UO) announced a $500 million gift for its Knight Campus. The contribution comes from Phil and Penny Knight.

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Before they adjourned their legislative session on Saturday, Oregon lawmakers approved funding for three major construction projects at Oregon State University.

  

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An Oregon State University oceanography professor will be the new leader of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA.

Karl Maasdam.

 

During Oregon State University’s seventh round of COVID-19 sampling throughout Corvallis—TRACE volunteers found evidence of the virus at similar levels seen at the start of the pandemic. 

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A record number of students will graduate from Oregon State University this weekend.

  

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Oregon State University says a new federal grant will allow it to expand its marine research program.


  

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As of today, roughly 66% of Oregonians 18 and older have had at least one dose of any COVID-19 vaccine. An expert at Oregon State University says that's not enough to help protect the less vulnerable, like children, the elderly and those with compromised immune systems. Brett Tyler also says the virus is mutating and becoming more dangerous, particularly in the unvaccinated population. And, yes, that includes children under 12.

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Oregon State University has scheduled another round of COVID-19 prevalence testing this weekend, June 5 and 6, in Corvallis.

  

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The Oregon State University Board of Trustees has approved plans for returning to on-site learning this fall, the renovation of Reser stadium, and announced their intentions in the search for the university's next president.

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Oregon’s colleges and universities will get $400 million from the American Rescue Plan. The U.S. Department of Education announced the distribution this week.

  

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A bipartisan group of Oregon lawmakers unveiled a proposal this week that would create a new panel to examine sexual and racial discrimination on college campuses.

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Oregon State University is joining a growing list of colleges and universities that will require students and faculty to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

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Oregon State University says its TRACE project has tested more than sixty-thousand people for COVID-19 since it started one year ago.

  

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People in Eugene and Corvallis were among those reacting to Tuesday's verdicts in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer who was found guilty of murdering George Floyd. 

  

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Tuition and fees are going up at Oregon State University for the next school year.

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Oregon State University could be holding some in-person graduation events this year.

  

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Results of the latest round of COVID-19 prevalence testing in Corvallis show the highest levels there since the project began nearly a year ago.

  

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The effort to vaccinate Americans against COVID-19 won’t be the final chapter in the fight against the pandemic. That’s according to an Oregon State University researcher who spoke to reporters Tuesday.

  

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No. 12-seed Oregon State is moving on to Round 2 of the NCAA Tournament after their 70-56 upset win over 5-seed Tennessee on Friday in Indianapolis.

The Beavers were 47% on three-point attempts, sinking 10/21 long shots. Roman Silva had a career-high 16 points in the win. Jarod Lucas added 14 and Ethan Thompson had 13 points and 10 rebounds. 

The Beavers earned their entry to the 2021 NCAA Tournament after winning the 2021 Pac-12 Tournament.

Friday’s victory was Oregon State’s first win in the NCAA Tournament since 1982.

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