OSU tenured/tenure-track, senior instructor, and emeritus faculty are invited to submit honors course proposals for 2017-2018 at honors.oregonstate.edu/course-proposals. Any General Catalog course can be offered as a small, highly-engaged honors course; proposals for interdisciplinary colloquia are also welcome. Faculty may apply for Meehan course development grants of up to $3000 to develop experiential learning opportunities for honors courses. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-737-6412. Deadline: Jan. 15, 2017.
Ask questions and get assistance completing your Alternative Testing Agreements and Flexibility with Attendance/Assignments Agreements; view the testing rooms, security measures and assistive technology available to DAS students. Friday, Jan. 13 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at DAS Testing Center, Heckart Lodge 3rd floor, 30th & Jefferson. For more information contact email@example.com
Congratulations to our Fall 2016 Honor Roll Students!
Ansari, Surfyan Ahmed,
La Jeunesse, Jesse
Dear Colleague Letter: FY 2017 Improving Graduate Student Preparedness for the Chemistry Workforce (CHE 17-045)
Dear Colleague Letter: 2017 Division of Chemistry Supplemental Funding Proposals for International Collaboration (CHE 17-043)
Dear Colleague Letter: Data-Driven Discovery Science in Chemistry (D3SC) (NSF 17-036)
Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems (INFEWS) (NSF 17-530)
And a “request for information” that might influence future NSF investments in advanced computing for the scientific community
The new NSF Dear Colleague Letter posted today: Request for Information on Future Needs for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Support Science and Engineering Research (NSF CI 2030),https://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?ods_key=nsf17031.
The deadline for submitting nominations for the 2017 Distinguished Professor award has been extended to Tuesday, Jan. 17 by 5 p.m. Nomination information and a link to the online submission form can be found at: http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/provost/awards-recognition .
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides funding and instructional design support for the redesign of existing Corvallis campus courses as reduced-meeting-time hybrid courses. These funds are in support of participation in a faculty learning community in spring term and the development of a hybrid course. See Request for Proposals; apply by Jan. 10, 2017. Questions? Contact Cub Kahn.
The Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator program is launching the Next Great Startup competition for OSU students in winter term of 2017. The event will feature the first student-based, university-wide business competition. It will begin in January, 2017, and the finals will be held on March 9. Application deadline is Jan. 16, 8 a.m. The winning team will receive more than $10,000 in cash, goods and services. Cash and in-kind prizes will be awarded to the top four teams. Additionally, mentors from the community and the accelerator will participate in coaching the teams. More information on the competition and eligibility is available online at http://nextgreatstartup.oregonstate.edu