Winter Term 2017 Dr. Kathy Becker-Blease will be teaching a reading and conference course PSY 405/505 on Veterans, Trauma, and Identity at Oregon State University’s main campus in Corvallis. Students will need her approval to take the course and can do this by turning in a Psychology Override Form with her signature. The form is available in Reed Lodge. The time is TBD based on participants schedules. For more information about this course you can contact Erika Frandrup at

Oregon State University is hosting a Veterans Day Ceremony Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, in the Memorial Union Quad. Immediately following the ceremony is a reception in the Memorial Union Journey Room from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  The ceremony, sponsored by OSU’s ROTC units, includes a keynote address by Captain Jonathan A. Hayes (retired), who has served in Rolling Thunder operations over North Vietnam, and containing a flight record of 2,200 hours in the F-4 Phantom. Also featured at the ceremony will be a a 12-hour POW/MIA flag walk, a 24-hour POW/MIA vigil, and a 21-gun salute.  This ceremony is free for all who have the desire to attend; so bring forth your friends and family to pay tribute to those who granted our freedom.