OSU http://klcc.org en OSU Opens Food Preservation And Safety Hotline http://klcc.org/post/osu-opens-food-preservation-and-safety-hotline <p></p><p>Monday, Oregon State University opened its food preservation and safety hotline for another season of summer and fall harvesting.</p><p>Certified Master Food Preservers are standing by to answer any questions Oregonians might have on <a href="http://extension.oregonstate.edu/fch/food-preservation">food preservation</a> and safety. Nelly Oehler oversees the Master Food Preserver program in Lane and Douglas Counties. She says the phone line is a reliable source and that some out-dated information on the internet can be dangerous.</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:47:07 +0000 Amanda Butt 17472 at http://klcc.org OSU Opens Food Preservation And Safety Hotline OSU To Offer MOOC Class This Fall http://klcc.org/post/osu-offer-mooc-class-fall <p>Oregon State University is poised to launch its first Massive, Open Online Course, or MOOC. The popularity of the free and credit-less classes have risen in recent years.</p><p>The eight-week course is called "Supporting English Language Learners under New Standards." It's targeted to K-12 educators. OSU Assistant Professor Karen Thompson says the course is designed to help implement the new Common Core Standards States are required to adopt. She says it's doubtful MOOC's will replace or threaten traditional education.</p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 16:30:50 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 16064 at http://klcc.org OSU To Offer MOOC Class This Fall OSU Graduates A Record-size Class http://klcc.org/post/osu-graduates-record-size-class <p>As the school year comes to an end, Oregon State University will celebrate with a record size graduating class.</p><p><a href="http://poweredbyorange.com/2014/06/11/commencement-2014/">OSU’s class of 2014</a> is the largest in the school’s history. Nearly 5,900 students will be graduating this Saturday. That’s even more than last year’s record breaking class.&nbsp; The three departments with the most graduates are Liberal Arts, Engineering, and Business.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Amanda Butt 15467 at http://klcc.org OSU Graduates A Record-size Class What RAIN Can Bring To The Southern Willamette Valley http://klcc.org/post/what-rain-can-bring-southern-willamette-valley <p>Meeting Date: May 30th, 2014<br />Air Date: June 2, 2014</p><p>Last summer, the Oregon legislature approved $3.5 million seed funding for the South Willamette Valley Regional Accelerator and Innovation Network (RAIN). RAIN’s goal is economic development for our area, which is slowly making the transition from a dependence on natural resources to a knowledge-based economy.</p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 15:45:00 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 14739 at http://klcc.org Study: Georgia Pacific Effluent Off Nye Beach Not Showing Up In Marine Life http://klcc.org/post/study-georgia-pacific-effluent-nye-beach-not-showing-marine-life <p>For years, residents of Newport have raised concerns about effluent from a Georgia Pacific Mill in Toledo.&nbsp; Since 1957, the company has pumped it’s wastewater through a pipe that discharges into the ocean, about .75 miles off Nye Beach.&nbsp; A new study from Oregon State University is adding to a growing body of evidence showing the effluent is not causing significant impact on the surrounding environment. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 13 May 2014 02:47:54 +0000 Jes Burns 13517 at http://klcc.org Study: Georgia Pacific Effluent Off Nye Beach Not Showing Up In Marine Life OSU Fires Men's Basketball Coach Craig Robinson http://klcc.org/post/osu-fires-mens-basketball-coach-craig-robinson <p> Update at 5:00pm (5-5-14)</p><p>Oregon State University has fired Men's Head Basketball Coach Craig Robinson. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p><br />Just two months ago OSU Athletic Director Bob de Carolis announced Robinson would remain in his position.&nbsp; He addressed the recent change of heart at a press conference Monday afternoon. &nbsp;</p> Mon, 05 May 2014 18:27:37 +0000 Rachael McDonald & Jes Burns 13046 at http://klcc.org OSU Fires Men's Basketball Coach Craig Robinson Oregon Softball Sweeps Civil War Series In Corvallis http://klcc.org/post/oregon-softball-sweeps-civil-war-series-corvallis <p>The #1 ranked Oregon Ducks softball team completed their Civil War series with Oregon State Monday with a sweep.</p><p></p><p><br />In the final game in Corvallis, the Ducks crushed the Beavers 18-0, after winning games on Saturday and Sunday.<br /><br />Over the course of the three-game series, Oregon outscored OSU 38 to 7.&nbsp; The Ducks should stay at #1 in this week's national rankings. &nbsp;<br />&nbsp;</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:46:41 +0000 Jes Burns 11751 at http://klcc.org Oregon Softball Sweeps Civil War Series In Corvallis Oregon Softball Makes History With #1 Ranking http://klcc.org/post/oregon-softball-makes-history-1-ranking <p>The University of Oregon softball team hit a milestone this week.&nbsp; For the first time in school history, they are the number one team in the country.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The top ranking comes after the Ducks won two in a three-game series against then-number-one UCLA.&nbsp; After the final game Sunday, senior utility player Kailee Cuico told Oregon Sports Network the series showed what the team could do.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:11:42 +0000 Jes Burns 11417 at http://klcc.org Oregon Softball Makes History With #1 Ranking Collaboration Corvallis: A Project To Manage The Impacts of A University's Growth http://klcc.org/post/collaboration-corvallis-project-manage-impacts-universitys-growth <p>Meeting Date: March 14th, 2014</p><p>Air Date: March 17th, 2014</p><p>Student enrollment at OSU grew at a rate of 8% a year for several years. That population increase sparked a community livability initiative by OSU president Ed Ray and Corvallis Mayor Julie Manning.</p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:10:00 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 9882 at http://klcc.org Ducks Down Beavers In PAC-12 Tournament Civil War Game http://klcc.org/post/ducks-down-beavers-pac-12-tournament-civil-war-game <p>It was a Civil War battle Wednesday night in the first round of the PAC-12 Tournament.&nbsp; The number Ducks played the Beavers in Las Vegas, and the U of O walked away with the victory.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Oregon and Oregon State had already met twice this season, with each team chalking a win.&nbsp; The Ducks entered the PAC-12 Tournament with momentum though, having won their previous seven games.</p><p></p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 04:18:38 +0000 Jes Burns 9722 at http://klcc.org Ducks Down Beavers In PAC-12 Tournament Civil War Game