Young companies based on research at OSU are attracting investment capital and creating job.
The Oregon Climate Change Research Institute will lead efforts to assist government agencies and the public.
A molecular biologist who makes wine from his own grapes will lead research to support Oregon’s wine industry.
Farming on the Fringe
Urban homeowners and farmers don’t always see eye-to-eye, but along with new neighbors come opportunities.
Extension’s National Network for Sustainable Living Education has grown from the work of OSU professor Viviane Simon-Brown. Starting with 12 colleagues in five states in 2004, more than 80 people at 30 land grant universities now collaborate to promote planet-friendly lifestyles.
OSU alumnus Warren Washington received the National Medal of Science in a White House ceremony on Nov. 17, 2010.