To complete the re-piping project in the West Wing of Oak Creek Building, there will be intermittent water shut-downs between February 15 – March 11, 2016,  These shut downs will impact the autoclave, deionized water, Lab 235 and Lab 237.   Emergency shower and restrooms will be closed for these days.   There is a possibility that this will also impact the walk-in coolers.

February 15th:  The water will be shut down from 7:00 am – 5:oo pm in the West Wing (including room 139).

February 16-17th:  The water will be shut down from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm in the West Wing (NOT room 139).

February 18 – March 11th:  to re-pipe the restrooms, the water will be off in the labs on the west side of the hall way and the ice-maker in room 139.

For additional information, contact Cory Destefano at 541-230-0888.

2016-02-08_9-55-23Over 500 people are expected to attend the Pet Day 2016 event, May 6, 2016, which is hosted by College of Veterinary Medicine.  Please exercise additional caution traveling on campus May 5th, this event includes a fun run, and there may be other blocked driveways and sidewalks.

Pet Day is one of the most popular annual events in Corvallis. There are lots of fun activities including a petting zoo, teddy bear surgery, dog wash, dog agility demos, veterinary hospital tours and more. Numerous booths will be staffed by vendors and volunteers who provide information on animal health and wellness, nutrition, adoption and therapy. Other booths sell animal-related products and gifts. We also have llamas, goats, greyhounds, and reptiles!
Pet Day is created, organized and staffed by students in the College of Veterinary Medicine at OSU. It is their way of giving back to the community and continuing a legacy of public service at the college.


2016-01-20_15-49-05Be advised of the Beaver Freezer event that will be held on campus April 2, 2016 from 6:00 am – 2:00 pm.  Please exercise additional caution traveling on campus.  This event is open to the general public, and over 500 people are expected to attend.

This race is the main fundraising event for the OSU Triathlon Club. This annual event is in its 22nd year.


Be advised of the upcoming Oregon State FFA Convention that will be held on the OSU campus March 13, 2016 from 8:00 am – 9:30 pm. Please exercise additional caution traveling on campus.

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Due to contractor work on the building controls, Richardson Hall may experience reduced air flow in the lab wing of Richardson Hall February 9th and 10th, 2016. Work is expected to be completed by the end of the day on the 10th. The impact on the building will be minimal; however, air balance issues may be noticeable.

For questions or concerns, please contact Scott Williamson 541-737-2969.