Game Changer

Banka, a senior in graphic design, developed every detail of Wayfarer—the tabletop playing surface, an instruction manual and more than 200 playing cards— for his Honors College thesis, with the mentorship of Bill Loges, associate professor of new media communications. The article below appeared on Oegon State’s Terra Magazine . If you sit down to […]

HC at OSU Cascades – Student Spotlight: Jade Warner

Freshman Jade Warner just finished a chemistry midterm, and is relaxing with a cup of coffee before she digs into some reading for a natural resources class. Jade is from Portland, went to high school at St. Mary’s Academy, and applied to colleges across the nation before choosing Oregon State University – Cascades. She’s interested […]

Wiese and Nall Claim Top Honors at 2017 Bennys

By Athletic Communications Original article here. CORVALLIS, Ore. – Sydney Wiese and Ryan Nall took top honors at the 19th annual Benny’s Tuesday evening at Gill Coliseum. The end-of-the-year celebration commemorated the achievements of Oregon State student-athletes over the course of the 2016-17 academic year. Wiese earned Female Athlete of the Year honors after making […]

Seven OSU Students Named Fulbright Semi-Finalists

Each year, the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board faces an enormous task: reading more than 10,000 applications from American students hoping to conduct research, study or teach abroad. Fulbright Scholarships are offered to more than 160 counties in all fields of study. Last month, the Board selected seven Oregon State University students as semi-finalists […]

Honors Students Take the Classroom Abroad in HC Summer Programs

Imagine studying Geoffrey Chaucer, widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages and often called the “Father of English Literature.” Now imagine inhabiting one of his stories, walking the same footsteps that his characters did centuries ago. Honors College students can do just that—and much more—during a faculty-led study abroad trip to England first offered […]

Alden Moss – HC Student Spotlight

HC bioengineering student Alden Moss enriches his class schedule with clubs and research projects that give him a well-rounded experience and keep his schedule busy. In addition to being an officer of the CBEE student club as well as the president of OSU’s Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) student chapter, he has worked with Dr. Adam […]

Life of one biochemistry student: From music and dancing to research in Italy

Arianna Kahler-Quesada, a Biochemistry and Biophysics and Honors College junior, is making the most of her time at OSU. She conducts research on kidney disease and bone health in the skeletal biology lab run by Dr. Russell Turner and Dr. Urszula Iwaniec. In OSU’s skeletal biology lab, Arianna studies mouse and rat bones to better […]

Lucia Hadella – Student Spotlight

Lucia grew up in Talent, Oregon. She is an Honors College student majoring in Natural Resources with an option in Writing About Natural Resources Issues. She began working for the Recreation and Engagement Program in spring of 2013 and mainly works on communications, public relations, and outreach projects. She compiles the quarterly newsletters and writes the majority of the articles for each […]

Lauren Trevis – Student Spotlight

Lauren spent her first year at OSU combining academics with research, extracurricular activities, and a rich social life to make a very memorable experience. She became a member of both the Pre-Therapy & Allied Health Club and the National Residence Hall Honorary. She also started working with Kathy Gunter on her Better Bones and Balance […]

Simon Brundage – Student Spotlight

Simon’s first year at Oregon State was a great start to his college experience. Not only has he made new friends and engaged in a variety of communities, but he’s also excelled academically. This year he started working with Dr. Vincent Remcho, researching the construction of microfluidic devices and the refinement of quantum dots for […]