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NROTC Events


NROTC Foxhole and Fantail Alumni Muster

Get Onboard for the 4th annual OSU Beaver Battalion Foxhole and Fantail Alumni Muster starting three (3) hours prior (1630) to the Homecoming game where OSU will


USMC Birthday

Please join us to celebrate the 241st birthday of the US Marine Corps. LtCol (Ret) Nelson Olf will be our guest speaker.…
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OSU News

OSU News Release

Boosting levels of known antioxidant may help resist age-related decline

Oct 24, 2016
Researchers have found that a specific detoxification compound, glutathione, helps resist the toxic stresses of everyday life – but its levels decline with age and can lead to health problems.… Read full story.

OSU’s Department of Recreational Sports celebrates a century

Oct 21, 2016
Oregon State University’s Department of Recreational Sports is celebrating its 100th year… Read full story.
OSU News Release

System changes improve prenatal care for Oregon Medicaid beneficiaries

Oct 20, 2016
Oregon’s 2012 shift to an incentivized, accountable-care system for Medicaid beneficiaries led to positive changes for expectant mothers and their babies, OSU research shows.… Read full story.

OSU to host town hall on high-risk drinking

Oct 20, 2016
Oregon State University will convene a town hall meeting from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Nov. 3 to discuss high-risk drinking and its related negative impacts.… Read full story.