News + Awards + Accolades
Recognizing the tremendous contributions from faculty, students and stakeholders advancing the future of agriculture and natural resources.
Researchers are trying to determine what impact wildfire smoke has on the flavor of Oregon grapes and how, precisely, it happens.
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Steiner has served as the associate director of the GHIC since 2019, helping to expand the center, develop new programs, and cultivate relationships with partner institutions. Steiner has broad leadership experience in government and academic settings conducting and administering food and agriculture, natural resources, and bioenergy systems research.
Reimer has been in the Department of Applied Economics at Oregon State University since 2005. His research program concerns topics in international trade, agricultural economics, price analysis, labor economics, water resources, and general equilibrium modeling. His teaching at OSU has focused on agricultural price analysis, international trade, the economics of globalization, and micro-economic theory.
Dr. Rachel Jones will join the CAS Academic Programs Office as the Student Engagement Coordinator on September 19, 2022. Rachel has been a tireless advocate for student success, being especially interested in increasing the participation and visibility of underrepresented groups in academia. Rachel fits perfectly in the Academic Programs Office and shares our passion for promoting student retention, academic excellence, and professional success.
Lydia Graber has been named as the Greenhouse Operations Manager starting September 1, 2022. With her appointment as Manager, Lydia can now say she has held every employment position within Greenhouse Operations, a great advantage for CAS and her unit. Lydia received her Bachelor of Science in Horticulture from OSU in 2016 and even lived within the Greenhouse Operations facility in the resident apartments.
For more than 150 years, we have stood at the crossroads of conservation and production, innovating new ways to advance the future of agriculture and natural resources.
We partner with industries and communities each day to help the economy and all people thrive.
While 2021 continued to present challenges, it also revealed new opportunities.
Now more than ever, we are committed to our tireless pursuit to make tomorrow better.
Awards and Accolades
Celebrating the Legacy of Outstanding Alumni & Friends
The College of Agricultural Sciences celebrates the legacy of our most outstanding alumni and friends. Individuals who have been consummate ambassadors for the College and for Oregon State University. These are people who have had a meaningful impact on Oregon and its agriculture, food and environmental landscapes
Distinguished Alumni Legacy Award
Bill and Karla Chambers from Stahlbush Island Farms
Distinguished Alumni Leader Award
Larry Sidor from Crux Fermentation Project
Distinguished Alumni Luminary Award
Sierra Hartney, Plant Pathologist with Sakata America.
Distinguished Alumni Legacy Award
Hall of Fame Award
Tillamook County Creamery Association