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Curiosity can predict employees’ ability to creatively solve problems, research shows

Nov 17, 2016
Employers who are looking to hire creative problem-solvers should consider candidates with strong curiosity traits, and personality tests may be one way to tease out those traits in prospective employees.… Read full story.

Chronically ill women underusing online self-care resources, study shows

Nov 16, 2016
Barriers to internet use may be preventing chronically ill middle-aged and older women from being as healthy as they otherwise could be, new research from Oregon State University suggests.… Read full story.
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Bacteria discovery offers possible new means of controlling crop pest

Nov 15, 2016
A bacterium common in insects has been discovered in a plant-parasitic roundworm, opening up the possibility of a new, environmentally friendly way of controlling the crop-damaging pest.… Read full story.

Public meeting on design of OSU’s Marine Studies Building to be held Nov. 17

Nov 14, 2016
Oregon State University will host an informational meeting and open house on Thursday, Nov. 17, to present the schedule and design process for the interior of the new Marine Studies Building in Newport.… Read full story.