Oregon State University Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. New Study Finds Fewer Than 3% Of Americans Meet "Healthy Lifestyle" CriteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | CBS Local

    PITTSBURGH - Even if you hit the gym, you may not be considered healthy, that's according to a new study conducted by researchers at Oregon State University, the University of Mississippi and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. You have to be successful in all four categories to be considered healthy.

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  2. The week's essential stories: What you need to know April 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... of Burns, posted two short video clips to its website without comment. At least 70 to 80 students at Oregon State University in Corvallis have confirmed cases of norovirus , the highly contagious virus that can cause severe diarrhea and stomach ...

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  3. OSU-Cascades hires engineer as transportation managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Oregon State University - Cascades announced Friday it has hired a transportation program manager to oversee multi-modal transportation efforts and parking management for the new Bend campus. "Casey Bergh recently joined the university and will be responsible for creating programs that promote active transportation options to lessen campus community members' dependency on single-occupancy vehicles," the announcement said.

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  4. West Coast scientists urge immediate action to combat ocean acidificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... having a disproportionate impact on productive West Coast ecosystems,” said Francis Chan, an Oregon State University marine ecologist and co-chair of the panel. “There has been an attitude that there is not much we can do about this ...

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  5. Doctor-assisted suicide laws pose hospice care dilemmasRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | American Medical Association

    ... chairs the ethics committee at Benton Hospice Service and is professor of religion and culture at Oregon State University, both in Corvallis, Ore. "There's this precept in hospice that the care neither hastens nor prolongs death," Campbell said. ...

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  6. Mounting data suggest antibacterial soaps do more harm than goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Ars Technica

    ... alter microbial communities further down from the nose-in the gut. Microbiologist Thomas Sharpton of Oregon State University and his colleagues are currently studying triclosan's effect on the gut microbiomes of zebrafish, a model organism for ...

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  7. Happening PeopleRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Eugene Weekly

    ... kids were Asians and Pacific Islanders," he says. "It was a huge growth experience." He enrolled at Oregon State University to study engineering, but after a required reading class with John Campbell he began writing poetry and changed his major to ...

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  8. Oregon duck sets record with B.A.S.S. tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... July 28-30 at Green River Lake in Kentucky. He said he'll probably have Taylor with him this time. Oregon State University's team of Zachary Martinez and Joseph Billmaier finished in 10th place, also qualifying to compete in the national ...

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  9. Friday, April 8, 2016 - Point of ViewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Point of View

    ... President of Probe Ministries as well as Host of Point of View Radio Talk Show. He graduated from Oregon State University and holds masters degrees from Yale University (science) and Georgetown University (government). He is the author of thirteen ...

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  10. Scientists urge practical steps to combat ocean acidificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Summit County Voice

    ... that is having a disproportionate impact on productive West Coast ecosystems," said Francis Chan, an Oregon State University marine ecologist and co-chair of the West Coast Ocean Acidification and Hypoxia Science Panel. "There has been an attitude ...

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  11. What's Up with That Dog Breath?Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Family First

    ... that has been proven to be as effective as brushing your pet's teeth. Dr. Sanchez is a graduate of Oregon State University and currently works at Banfield Veterinary Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. She and her husband have three cats - Daniel, Pablo ...

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  12. Here's How Global Warming Is Saving The WhalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    ... around Antarctica that "we couldn't count them fast enough," Ari Friedlaender, an ecologist with Oregon State University, told National Geographic. A study authored by Friedlaender found that global warming is making the oceans more productive. More ...

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  13. 1 of 4 finalists for Nebraska university post withdraws nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... Randhawa told University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds about his decision Wednesday. Randhawa is Oregon State University provost. His withdrawal leaves three candidates to replace Lincoln's chancellor, Harvey Perlman: Ronnie Green, University of ...

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  14. U.S. researchers envision community-based solar systemsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Engineers at Oregon State University in the U.S. Pacific Northwest believe small "community-based" systems is part of the future of solar energy, especially for residential use. Such systems, in which neighbors join together in the construction and use of solar energy, could increase the total electricity produced by 5 to 10 percent and enable residents to optimize the energy produced in their neighborhood and share in the benefits.

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  15. Obese Nation: a whopping 97.3 percent of U.S. adults fail to achieve...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | NewsTarget.com

    ... lifestyle , meaning that the remaining 97.3 percent fail to maintain their health. Researchers form Oregon State University and the University of Mississippi reached this conclusion by assessing U.S. adults with four barometers that set the minimum ...

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  16. Oregon State provost poised to take helm at Western Washington UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    The Western Washington University board of trustees has picked the provost at Oregon State University as the preferred candidate to become the school's 14th president. In addition to being the school's chief academic officer, Randhawa also serves at the OSU's chief operating officer and manages the school's budget planning and development.

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  17. Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - Point of ViewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Point of View

    ... President of Probe Ministries as well as Host of Point of View Radio Talk Show. He graduated from Oregon State University and holds masters degrees from Yale University (science) and Georgetown University (government). He is the author of thirteen ...

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  18. WWU trustees pick OSU provost as only finalist for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Western Washington University board of trustees has picked the provost at Oregon State University as the preferred candidate to become the school's 14th president. In addition to being the school's chief academic officer, Randhawa also serves at the OSU's chief operating officer and manages the school's budget planning and development.

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  19. WWU names choice for next presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The preferred choice for Western Washington University's next president is Oregon State University Provost and Executive Vice President Sabah Randhawa, after a unanimous vote of WWU's Board of Trustees Wednesday morning, March 30. "He is a stellar academic, a real scholar and a true teacher," said Sue Sharpe, the board's vice chair, adding that Randhawa, in interviews, showed a strong focus on student success. Randhawa, according to his biography on Oregon State University's website , serves as second-in-command to the president in his current position.

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  20. Researchers find only 2.7% of Americans have a 'healthy' lifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    But to find that only 2.7% of Americans are able to eat well, exercise often, avoid smoking, and maintain healthy amounts of body fat - as researchers from Oregon State University did in a new study - is more than a little troubling. "I was very surprised," Ellen Smit, nutritional epidemiologist and the study's senior author, tells Tech Insider.

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