Events Calendar

Events

April 2018

Tuesday, April 3

International Family Meetup

International students, scholars, faculty and family members are invited to meet, mingle and learn about campus and community resources for families before...

Healthy Snacks in the SEC Plaza

Stop by the SEC Plaza for a healthy snack and recipe cards from Food Hero. Sponsored by the OSU Public Health Club Be sure to check out all of Oregon State...

Professionalism Series: Resumes & Cover Letters 101

Jobs and internships are there for the taking - are you ready? You'll need a resume and a cover letter to show employers why you're the best fit for the job...

ASOSU Senate Meeting (Public)

The ASOSU Senate, the elected representatives serving the students of OSU in two year terms, meet weekly to discuss current topics of consideration, and the...

Wednesday, April 4

It's in the Bag Lunchtime Lecture: Art History: Aesthetic Eyesores in the Local Condition

How is an artist inspired and influenced? English professor Neil Browne will illustrate how artists are inspired by their own local environments, including...

Singlewide: Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park

Kate MacTavish, Associate Professor in Human Development and Family Sciences will discuss and read from her new book Singlewide: Chasing the American Dream...

Waste Watchers General Meeting

Fight the Scourge of Waste with the Waste Watchers! Join the league of the Waste Watchers - using our knowledge of recycling and sustainability we can...

ASOSU House of Representatives Meeting (Public)

The ASOSU House of Representatives, the elected representatives serving the students of OSU in one-year terms, meet weekly to discuss current topics of...

Thursday, April 5

Run.Hide.Fight Active Shooter Response Training

Join us for an interactive workshop on what to do in an active shooter situation on campus, led by Oregon State Police. Participants will learn how to...

Flow: For Love of Water

Film Screening and Discussion with Dr. Shelley Su, Toxicologist and Senior Instructor in Environmental and Occupational Health. Join the Public Health Club...

Friday, April 6

Second Year & Above Housing Tours - Halsell and ILLC

Current students: tour examples of apartment- and suite-style on-campus housing and get an idea of where you'd like to live next year! More info:...

Second Year & Above Housing Tours - Tebeau

Current students: get guided tours of furnished apartment and suite-style housing options for second-year and above students. More details:...

Adventures in Public Health: Taking the Road Less Traveled

The 2018 Distinguished Alumni Lecture in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences will be presented by Alana Knudson, Ph.D, a 1991 and 1998...

Women's Softball OSU vs ASU

Come show your support for the Beaver women's softball team as they play Arizona State in Corvallis. It's free, and it's fun!

Beyond Cultural Competence

Skills And Strategies For White Faculty Mentoring Underrepresented Racial And Ethnic Groups. There are different concepts, processes and tasks for white...

Graduate Student Poster Session and Reception

Join us for a graduate poster session and reception. Current graduate students in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences will be presenting their...

International Spring Welcome Party

Come give a global welcome to all international students and scholars at the International Welcome Party! There will be free bowling, billards/pool,...

Saturday, April 7

Self, Social and Global Awareness (SSGA)

Personal capacity building for professional education and practice. Develop skills, including orientating entering students to the knowledge, skills and...

OSU Microbiology Student Association Research Symposium

The MSA Research Symposium presents a unique learning and networking opportunity to anyone interested in science. Join us to explore the profound research...

Woodburn Shopping & Tulip Festival Trip

Spend the day in Woodburn with us for the Tulip Festival and the Woodburn Premium Outlets! The Tulip Festival is a long standing Oregon tradition and...

"Love, Simon" Film Viewing & Discussion

The Oregon State University Program Council's "Late Night at OSU" in partnership with Rainbow Continuum, the Pride Center, and the LGBTQ+ Retreat organizers...

Monday, April 9

Institutional Review Board Drop-Ins

Does my study require IRB review? What does the IRB look for when reviewing my application? What are some common mistakes I should avoid? Get your questions...

Integrative Biology Seminar - Dr. Samuel Fey

Dr. Sam Fey, Assistant Professor of Biology, Reed College, will give a seminar entitled "Integrating Environmental Variation Into Global Change Ecology"

Tuesday, April 10

Statistics Consulting Appointments

Stats got you stuck? Statistics consulting is available to graduate students working on their research projects. Get help designing or analyzing your study...

Library Research Consulting Drop-Ins

Do you have questions about your literature or systematic review? Not sure how best to manage and organize your sources and data? Wondering how to find more...

Pioneering Microchannel Technology for Solar Power

Come hear Dr. Brian Fronk, Assistant Professor - School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering, talk about this exciting new research. An...

ASOSU Senate Meeting (Public)

The ASOSU Senate, the elected representatives serving the students of OSU in two year terms, meet weekly to discuss current topics of consideration, and the...

Wednesday, April 11

Bedrock Lectures: Jacqueline Keeler

In the months leading up to the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Human Rights, Fracking and Climate Change, Spring Creek Project presents the Bedrock Lectures...

Professionalism Series: Communicating Your Skills

Whether you're working at Java II as a barista or helping feed the masses in McNary, Arnold, or Marketplace West (or doing any other part-time job), you're...

Food Hack: Ramen

Love ramen? Learn how to prepare healthy ramen & leave with a free meal. Must sign up to reserve your spot: osucascades.edu/food-hack

OSU Craft Center Spring Open House

Have you been craving a creative outlet? Or looking to learn or advance your skills in a particular craft? Visit the Craft Center’s Open House on April 11th...

Waste Watchers General Meeting

Fight the Scourge of Waste with the Waste Watchers! Join the league of the Waste Watchers - using our knowledge of recycling and sustainability we can...

Sun Grant Initiative and the Regional Feedstock Partnerships

We can boost sustainable energy by using switch grass, energy cane, and crops other than corn to produce plant-based ethanol. Come learn more from the...

ASOSU House of Representatives Meeting (Public)

The ASOSU House of Representatives, the elected representatives serving the students of OSU in one-year terms, meet weekly to discuss current topics of...

Fair Housing Act: The Past, Present, and Future w/ special guest Diane Hess

Your home. Your rights. In 2018, our country celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act. Congress passed the act in 1968 in response to...

Thursday, April 12

Exit Stage Right: Understanding Your Family Business Exit Options

Presented by Jeff Cronn of Tonkon Torp LLP Every family business will face ownership transition, just as every family business owner will eventually exit...

University Budget Conversations

University Budget Conversations is an informal forum open to all Oregon State University students and employees. The goals of the forums are to answer...

Grad Writing Appointments

Need writing help? Schedule a writing appointment with the Graduate Writing Center and meet them at the Graduate Student Success Center (GSSC) on Thursdays,...

Lunch with a Scientist

Come have lunch with a scientist, and stay for some great discussions. We will have various tables each with its own scientist so you can talk one-on-one...

Mindful Grad Drop-Ins

The responsibilities of graduate school can sometimes be overwhelming. Making mindfulness part of your routine can help reduce some of this stress and...

Unlocking the Potential of Little-known Biomass Crops

Biomass crops are a potentially important source of raw material, which can be converted into sustainable fuels and bioproducts. Using information from Sun...

Integrative Biology Special Seminar - Dr. Diane Ebert-May

Dr. Diane Ebert-May, University Distinguished Professor, Michigan State University, will present a seminar Transforming How We TEACH is Good, BUT...

Biofuels in a Sustainable Bioeconomy: Under What Conditions?

Focus on biofuels for past two decades has been a real game changer for agricultural commodities. We hope to catalyze a discussion on looking into the...

Friday, April 13

Alcohol and Cigarette Use and Co-Use: Risk Processes and Individual Differences

Assistant Professor Sarah Dermody's research focuses on evaluating risk factors and treatment for drug use and addiction in adolescents and adults. More...

Saturday, April 14

 HWeekend is April 14-15, Spring 2018

The theme for the Spring HWeekend is "Make Something Real: Make Something that Makes Something" and applications are due April 7. HWeekend is a free event...

Portland Trip

Spend the day in Oregon's biggest city for exploring downtown, sightseeing, going to restaurants, and shopping. You can go see places like Pioneer Square,...

Student Activists: The Civil Rights Histories of Oregon’s Universities and Colleges

This event is an opportunity to learn what was happening during the Civil Rights Movement on Oregon’s college campuses - including PSU, Lewis & Clark...

Sunday, April 15

 HWeekend is April 14-15, Spring 2018

The theme for the Spring HWeekend is "Make Something Real: Make Something that Makes Something" and applications are due April 7. HWeekend is a free event...

Monday, April 16

Eight Approaches for Reducing Dependence on Fossil Fuels

Come hear perspectives on sustainability from eight scientists in different fields. We'll begin with presentations from each of our distinguished panelists,...

Healthcare Resource Fair

Grab a free lunch, get a mini-massage, and find out about the abundant healthcare resources that the Central Oregon community has to offer!

Institutional Review Board Drop-Ins

Does my study require IRB review? What does the IRB look for when reviewing my application? What are some common mistakes I should avoid? Get your questions...

Integrative Biology Seminar - Dr. Monique Simon

Dr. Monique Simon, Postdoctoral Researcher, Oregon State University, will present a seminar, Phenotypic Evolution of Skulls in Tropical Anurans and Lizards.

Tuesday, April 17

Statistics Consulting Appointments

Stats got you stuck? Statistics consulting is available to graduate students working on their research projects. Get help designing or analyzing your study...

Professionalism Series: Networking Online & Off

If the concept of "networking" has ever remotely confused you, or if this is a skill you'd like to grow in, this is the workshop for you. In this session,...

Library Research Consulting Drop-Ins

Do you have questions about your literature or systematic review? Not sure how best to manage and organize your sources and data? Wondering how to find more...

Solar Array Tour

Tours will leave every 20 minutes; please make sure to register to secure your space. You'll learn how solar works and about exciting new projects to get...

FREE COOKING CLASS: Rice Every Which Way

Join us at the Human Services Resource Center for a free cooking class! Learn how to play around with rice to create tasty meals! Registration recommended.

ASOSU Senate Meeting (Public)

The ASOSU Senate, the elected representatives serving the students of OSU in two year terms, meet weekly to discuss current topics of consideration, and the...

Wednesday, April 18

Algae Into Energy Lab tours - exploring turning algae and waste into energy

Join in some fascinating tours where you can get up close and personal with sustainable science! These tours will have a maximum of 20 people each, so you'll...

Bedrock Lectures: Kyle Powys Whyte

In the months leading up to the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Human Rights, Fracking and Climate Change, Spring Creek Project presents the Bedrock Lectures...

Motivating Yourself as a Writer

Please register for this event. Feeling stuck on your thesis or dissertation? In this session, learn strategies for overcoming common writing obstacles like...

Waste Watchers General Meeting

Fight the Scourge of Waste with the Waste Watchers! Join the league of the Waste Watchers - using our knowledge of recycling and sustainability we can...

ASOSU House of Representatives Meeting (Public)

The ASOSU House of Representatives, the elected representatives serving the students of OSU in one-year terms, meet weekly to discuss current topics of...

Thursday, April 19

Grad Writing Appointments

Need writing help? Schedule a writing appointment with the Graduate Writing Center and meet them at the Graduate Student Success Center (GSSC) on Thursdays,...

Mindful Grad Drop-Ins

The responsibilities of graduate school can sometimes be overwhelming. Making mindfulness part of your routine can help reduce some of this stress and...

Artist Reception: Susan Eileen Burnes: Fiber Art

Susan Eileen Burnes, of Rogue River, Oregon, creates layers of color as pastel pigments and acrylic paint are applied over a textural base of hand stitched...

Friday, April 20

2nd Annual Ethnic Studies Student Research Symposium: Ethnic Studies In Action!

2nd Annual Ethnic Studies Student Research Symposium: Ethnic Studies In Action! is taking place from 9am-5pm on Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Memorial...

Journey Around the Globe as part of Bring Your Kids to Campus Day

Take your kids on a journey around the world! Little explorers will have the opportunity to color a passport, take a photo in an exciting destination, and...

Emerging Family Business Leaders Luncheon

Innovation in Family Business: That Surge of Excitement Valerie Johnson, of D.R. Johnson Lumber Co., is the second generation president of her family’s...

Diaper Drive & Craft N Care for Bring Your Kids to Campus Day

Support your local community with the SLI Center for Civic Engagement during Bring Your Kids to Campus Day on Friday, April 20 by donating diapers to support...

Expanded Healthcare Options for Veterans: Implications for Care Coordination

Denise Hynes, PhD, MPH, RN, is Professor in Health Management & Policy in CPHHS and Director of Health Data and Informatics, Center for Genome Research &...

Algae Into Energy Lab tours - exploring turning algae and waste into energy

Join in some fascinating tours where you can get up close and personal with sustainable science! These tours will have a maximum of 20 people each, so you'll...

YUNKER LECTURE: The dark energy of quantum materials

Laura Greene, a distinguished physicist at Florida State University, will present the Department of Physics 2018 Yunker Lecture on April 20 from 5-6:15 p.m....

OSU Alumni Association Spring Awards Celebration

Join us in celebrating the dedication and generosity of four outstanding members of Beaver Nation. Friday, April 20, 2018 6 p.m. Cocktail social 6:30 p.m....

Saturday, April 21

Earth Day of Service

Be rooted in your community. The annual Earth Day of Service invites Oregon State students, staff, faculty, and their children/dependents to celebrate...

Ranch Roping Workshop

This workshop is designed to bring world class horsemanship and ranch roping knowledge to the livestock producers of Oregon State. Martin Black has agreed to...

Sunday, April 22

Ranch Roping Workshop

This workshop is designed to bring world class horsemanship and ranch roping knowledge to the livestock producers of Oregon State. Martin Black has agreed to...

Monday, April 23

Institutional Review Board Drop-Ins

Does my study require IRB review? What does the IRB look for when reviewing my application? What are some common mistakes I should avoid? Get your questions...

Tuesday, April 24

Statistics Consulting Appointments

Stats got you stuck? Statistics consulting is available to graduate students working on their research projects. Get help designing or analyzing your study...

Health Professions Fair

Meet admission representatives from nearly 70 professional schools across the country. The Fair will represent a wide variety of degree programs from...

Library Research Consulting Drop-Ins

Do you have questions about your literature or systematic review? Not sure how best to manage and organize your sources and data? Wondering how to find more...

Spring Speed Mock Interviews

Think speed-dating, but with a professional twist. At Speed Mock Interviews, employers ask students several standard interview questions, then give feedback...

Life After Graduation: Do You Have an Immigration Plan?

This session will provide information essential to planning your continued stay in the U.S. after finishing school. Issues explored will include the many...

ASOSU Senate Meeting (Public)

The ASOSU Senate, the elected representatives serving the students of OSU in two year terms, meet weekly to discuss current topics of consideration, and the...

Wednesday, April 25

Spring Career Expo

Students at Oregon State are doers. Problem solvers. Communicators. If you’re looking for some of the best employers in the country (and who isn’t?), you...

Bedrock Lectures: Josh Fox

In the months leading up to the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Human Rights, Fracking and Climate Change, Spring Creek Project presents the Bedrock Lectures...

Visa & Permanent Residence Options for International Academics/Scholars

Guest Speaker David Ware, J.D. Attorney At Law, will provide information for international academics/scholars/Post-Doctoral positions and other employees who...

Networking in the U.S.

Please register for this event. Prepare for your next conference, job interview, or other professional engagement in this networking practice session...

Waste Watchers General Meeting

Fight the Scourge of Waste with the Waste Watchers! Join the league of the Waste Watchers - using our knowledge of recycling and sustainability we can...

FREDERICK LAW OLMSTED: DESIGNING AMERICA

June 2014 saw the nationwide premiere of a long-awaited PBS film project, Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America. Writer, historian and filmmaker Laurence...

ASOSU House of Representatives Meeting (Public)

The ASOSU House of Representatives, the elected representatives serving the students of OSU in one-year terms, meet weekly to discuss current topics of...

Thursday, April 26

Successful Business Transitions: Preparing Owners for a new Financial Reality

Family Business 360 - Seattle, WA Presented by Chad Wall and Justin Miller of BNY Mellon Wealth Management All business owners need to prepare for the...

Grad Writing Appointments

Need writing help? Schedule a writing appointment with the Graduate Writing Center and meet them at the Graduate Student Success Center (GSSC) on Thursdays,...

Mindful Grad Drop-Ins

The responsibilities of graduate school can sometimes be overwhelming. Making mindfulness part of your routine can help reduce some of this stress and...

University Budget Conversations

University Budget Conversations is an informal forum open to all Oregon State University students and employees. The goals of the forums are to answer...

Take Back The Night: Sign and Button Making

Are you planning to attend Take Back the Night on Thursday, April 26? You’re invited to stop by SEC 112 between 3 pm – 5 pm to make a sign for the event with...

Take Back the Night

RALLY | MARCH | SPEAK OUT Take Back the Night is Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. in the SEC Plaza 2018 STUDENT PERFORMANCES: Music by Divine and spoken word...

Friday, April 27

Student Affairs New Employee Orientation

Employees new to student affairs within the last year are encouraged to attend, even if not new to OSU. The meetings are hosted by the vice provost for...

Integrative Biology Seminar - Dr. Julie Rushmore

Dr. Julie Rushmore, Postoctoral Fellow, UC Davis One Health Insitute will present a seminar, Linking Sociality and Disease: Insights for Pathogen...

Saturday, April 28

OSU Cops & Robbers 101

Ever wonder what it's like to be a police officer? Come join your fellow students for a fun-filled day of learning the ropes of being a police officer....

Oregon Coast Trip

Join us and travel to the beautiful Oregon Coast in Newport! Visit the Old Bayfront area - with restaurants, shopping, museums, sea lions, and more. We will...

Sunday, April 29

GRADx replay on Inspiration Dissemination

Tune in to the award winning radio program, Inspiration Dissemination, on Sunday April 29 for a kickoff to Grad Appreciation Week. This week, Inspiration...

Monday, April 30

GSSC Open House - Free Treats and Swag

Graduate students, come kick off Graduate Student Appreciation Week at the Graduate Student Success Center (GSSC) from noon until two on Monday, April 30th....

Institutional Review Board Drop-Ins

Does my study require IRB review? What does the IRB look for when reviewing my application? What are some common mistakes I should avoid? Get your questions...

Integrative Biology Seminar - Dr. Scott Hotaling

Dr. Scott Hotaling, Postdoctoral Researcher with the Kelley Lab, Washington State University, will present a seminar, Evolutionary and Ecological Perpectives...

Getting the Most from Undergraduate Research

An informal workshop to enhance your undergraduate research experience! Come learn how to market yourself as a researcher, where to present your research and...

Safety & Justice Community Dialogue

Spring Community Dialogue - Safety and Justice: How should communities reduce violence? Explore multiple perspectives on strategies to realize community...

What do the Nobels mean?

While the Nobel Prizes in science attract public attention in a way that no other scientific award does, what do they mean and what role do the Nobel-winning...

Living Downstream

We invite you to come to the screening of Living Downstream, an eloquent and cinematic documentary based on the acclaimed book by ecologist and...

April 2018