Feature Stories

A daughter’s love ensures mother’s can-do spirit lives on

Future OSU Nutrition students will carry forward Home Economics alumna Elsie Crail Richardson's legacy thanks to the endowed fund her daughter has created in her honor.

2015 Oregon Parenting Educators Conference set for May 11

The 2015 Oregon Parenting Educators’ Conference, held 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday, May 11, at LaSells Stewart Center, will offer professionals who work with children and families the opportunity to advance their skills and network with fellow parenting leaders through a comprehensive event including more than 30 workshops and a keynote address by New York Times best-selling author and parenting expert Tina Payne Bryson, PhD.

Exposure to traffic-related air pollution and the risk of developing breast cancer among women in eig
Exposure to traffic-related air pollution and the risk of developing breast cancer among women in eight Canadian provinces: a case-control study.
Greener neighborhoods lead to better birth outcomes, new research shows
Mothers who live in neighborhoods with plenty of grass, trees or other green vegetation are more likely to deliver at full term and their babies are born at higher weights
Color Yourself Active | Recreational Sports | Oregon State University

What are your physical activity preferences? Knowing and understanding your individual preferences can bring you one step closer to maintaining a regular physical activity routine.

London Summer Abroad | Study Abroad | College of Public Health and Human Sciences | Oregon State University

Join us in summer 2015 to study global health in one of the most renown cities in the world.

Summer in Salamanca, Spain

During Summer 2012, HDFS student Alexsandra Dos Reis studied at la Universidad de Salamanca, Spain through the Academic Programs International’s (API) Spanish Language and Culture Program.

OSU Abroad Blog: “Have a pleasure!”

Amedee Ngarukiye studies Public Health focusing on Health Promotion and Health Behavior. While in Switzerland, he focused on global health and development policy.

Aging: Raising the Bar

Leading geriatric professionals will gather to discuss emerging aging-related information and research at the 39th Annual OSU Gerontology Conference held April 2-3 at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center on Oregon State University’s campus.

Center for Healthy Aging Research to celebrate 10-year anniversary

The CPHHS’ Center for Healthy Aging Research is celebrating 10 years of advancing aging research and promoting healthy aging for older adults throughout Oregon and the nation.