Feature Stories

Ovation event recognizes impact
The college held its first “Ovation” event to show appreciation for the many people who support its students.
From battlefield to classroom Richard Erfurth’s past connects his future
Kinesiology student Richard Erfurth’s past connects his future
CPHHS students and incarcerated youth find similarities, support during community service project
CPHHS students and incarcerated youth find similarities, support during community service project
PHHS alumnae work to improve public’s health, enhance diversity
PHHS alumnae work to improve public’s health, enhance diversity at OSU
PHHS alum a rising star in Portland health care industry
Melvin named “40 under 40” honoree by Portland Business Journal
Buckle Up: Test Driving Comfort Technology Of Vehicle Seats
Jay Kim is working on a solution by studying the long-term health benefits of a massage feature in vehicle seats -- specifically in the areas of ergonomics, physiology, and biomechanics.
Typing on a Tablet Can Put a Strain on Your Shoulders
Using Touch-Screen Keyboards for Long Periods of Time Could Lead to Shoulder Problems
Find the Best Phone-Screen Size for You
Jay Kim and others studying tablets have found a correlation between typing speed and size of virtual keys.
Injuries among Dungeness crab fishermen examined in new OSU study
Commercial fishing Injuries can be life-threatening and life-altering, leading to disability, decreased quality of life and lost wages.