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2012 College of Science Awards Day

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

The College of Science Faculty and Staff Awards Day was held on September 19th to celebrate accomplishments of the college over the past year. Supervisors, colleagues and students nominated awardees based on their contributions to the college and to their field of academia and research.  Interim Dean Vince Remcho, Associate Dean Janine Trempy and Head […]

Health and Science Research at OSU and Beyond: Doug Keszler

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Distinguished Professor Doug Keszler leads a lab that has developed new materials with novel electrical and optical properties that have created breakthroughs in transparent electrical circuits, thin panel displays and high efficiency lighting. To watch his presentation at the Linus Pauling Science Center Launch on October 14, 2011, please click here.

Linus Pauling Science Center Launch Event

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

The Grand Opening of the Linus Pauling Science Center will be held on October 14th.   Planned Activities 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. Open House Self-guided tours; be sure to stop by Ava’s Café located inside the building and sample healthy food selections. 3:00 p.m. Dedication Ceremony The ceremony will include keynote speaker Linus Pauling Jr. […]

Bringing research together

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Bringing research together. Mike McInally, Corvallis Gazette-Times New Linus Pauling Science Center will unite work in one facility Sometime later this year, the director of the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University will cross over a threshold he’s been working toward for nearly 15 years. It’s a literal threshold: One day soon, Balz Frei […]

Linus Pauling Science Center launch

Monday, October 12th, 2009

Check out this page on the OSU Foundation’s website containing news about the launch of the Linus Pauling Science Center. There’s a live webcam there, so you can watch construction as it happens! (Scroll to the bottom of the page to view the webcam.)

A Little Bit of Peace, Love and Chemistry with Every Letter

Monday, April 21st, 2008

A Lasting Impression: The U.S. Postal Service Honors Linus Pauling In early March, the U.S. Postal Service released a stamp honoring Linus Pauling’s lifetime of achievements. OSU celebrated the release with an unveiling and a commemorative postmark: Also see the Pauling Blog, maintained by the OSU Libraries Special Collections department. Bundled within the tens of […]

Where’d I Put My Keys? The Dog Might Remember.

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Associate Professor Tory Hagen studies mitochondria, stress response mechanisms and aging. He’s a biochemist in our Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, and is also a member of the Linus Pauling Institute. With colleagues from the University of Toronto, University of California/Berkeley, Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, and Juvenon, Inc., he has discovered that nutritional supplements successfully […]

Pauling Set Bar for Valentine’s Day

Thursday, February 14th, 2008

Here’s an article from today’s Gazette-Times. We could all learn a few things from Linus Pauling. The Chemistry Of Love The new Linus Pauling Science Center will house the Linus Pauling Institute as well as life sciences labs and classrooms, including a cutting-edge auditorium. These new spaces are much different than the ones Dr. Pauling […]

$77M for new Science Center

Thursday, January 10th, 2008

Oregon State University has received $77 million in private and public commitments to construct the Linus Pauling Science Center and provide support for associated research and education programs. The new facility, named for Linus Pauling, a 1922 OSU graduate and the only person to win two unshared Nobel Prizes, will house the Linus Pauling Institute […]