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From ocean to human health

April 20th, 2016

From ocean to human health

An interdisciplinary research team receives a 3-year NSF grant for $583K to study animal-microbe interactions to expand our understanding of the immune system’s evolution.

 
NSF Graduate Fellow Goes to Nepal

April 20th, 2016

NSF Graduate Fellow Goes to Nepal

Microbiology doctoral student Stephanie Rosales will spend two months in Nepal on an NSF Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP).

 
Meet alumnus Ramesh Krishnamurthy

April 20th, 2016

Meet alumnus Ramesh Krishnamurthy

Hours after returning from a business trip to Africa to his home in Geneva, Switzerland, alumnus Ramesh Krishnamurthy (’00) boarded a flight for Oregon

 
Inspiration for generations

April 20th, 2016

Inspiration for generations

Doc Storm arrived in Corvallis in 1939 to pursue his master’s degree in zoology and never left except for service in World War II

 
The Web of Biohealth Science

April 20th, 2016

The Web of Biohealth Science

Biohealth science is a new name for one of the oldest disciplines, which encompasses human biology, microbiology, biochemistry and molecular biology.

 
Fundraising efforts exceed $4 million

April 19th, 2016

Fundraising efforts exceed $4 million

Thanks to the generous support of our alumni and friends, our College exceeded $4 million in philanthropic investments this fiscal year.

 
From dirt to drugs

April 15th, 2016

From dirt to drugs

Chemist Sandra Loesgen’s lab studies fungi and bacteria found in dirt to find cures for diseases such as cancer.

 
Recycling for a better future

April 15th, 2016

Recycling for a better future

Chemistry alumnus Steven Sloop (Ph.D., ’96) is at the forefront of global efforts to invent and commercialize a clean battery recycling technology.

 
Strategic Plan 2015-2020

February 11th, 2016

Strategic Plan 2015-2020

After 20 months, we are excited to launch the College of Science Strategic Plan 2015-2020: LEAD—Learn, Engage, Achieve, Discover: Global Excellence in Science.