CEDI in the News

man testing a potato

Oregon State and partners will receive $50 million grant to develop climate-smart potatoes

Oregon State University is collaborating with the University of Idaho and Washington State University, Tribal nations, commodity groups and...

Oregon has approved the use of this species, Psilocybe cubensis, in its psilocybin program.  photo contributed Getty Images

Oregon’s psilocybin program stands on thousands of years of indigenous experience

A new paper recently published in the journal Fungal Biology summarizes centuries of psilocybin use among shamans and guides who treated people...

OSU grad student Melissa Ghergich, volunteer Sarah Brady and Executive Director of Oregon Black Pioneers dig a test pit during an archaeological dig at the homestead site of Letitia Carson. Photo: Brian Hayes/ Statesman Journal

Resilience, opportunity and struggle: Preserving and sharing the history of Letitia Carson

Oregon State University, Oregon Black Land Trust, Oregon Black Pioneers and the Linn-Benton NAACP chapter have begun preserving and sharing the...

A backyard garden.  Credit Chris LaBelle

OSU Extension Master Gardener Program increases diversity, equity and inclusivity

With 2,293 volunteers across the state, the 45-year-old Oregon State University Extension Service Master Gardener program served 38,000...

National MANRRS 36th Annual Career Workshop group photo

Four Oregon State Students win big at the national MANRRS conference

Learn more about the great showing of OSU at this year’s conference, including the National MANRRS Bowl

College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)

OSU CAMP (Oregon State University College Assistance Migrant Program) and College of Agricultural Sciences Multicultural Scholars Program

This multicultural scholar program provides opportunities for Latinx students with family histories of migrant or seasonal agricultural work...

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Environmental Sciences Diversity Scholarship (ESDS)

This fund, founded by Rick and Sylvia Cardwell and his wife, aims to increase opportunities for students who have high financial need and are...

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The College of Agricultural Sciences Launches Spanish-language Education Webpage

The education page was recently translated to Spanish to help current and prospective students and their Spanish-speaking families have better...

College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)

College of Agricultural Sciences CAMP Announces 2022 winners

OSU CAMP (Oregon State University College Assistance Migrant Program), and OSU CAS (College of Agricultural Sciences) is proud to announce five...

AgSci Alum Lauren Lewis, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

After completing his degree, Lauren Lewis returned home to work as a chemist helping to protect First Foods - critical natural resources that...

Charlotte and Sweet Potatoes

Master Gardeners and the Culture of Gardening

The voices of gardeners growing plants to connect with their heritage, culture and identity.

Group in the HJ Andrews forest

Vanguarding an Inclusive Ecological Workforce (VIEW) Fellowship in FWCS Department

The Vanguarding an Inclusive Ecological Workforce (VIEW) Fellowship, created and hosted by the Department of Fisheries, Wildlife, and...

¡Bienvenido a Beaver Nation!

Le damos la bienvenida a la Facultad de Ciencias Agrícolas de Oregon State University. Nos esforzamos por crear una comunidad cordial que...

Alex Avila - Fishereies PhD Candidate

Women in Science

Staci Simonich - Dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences
Achala KC - Plant Pathology
Emily Carlson - Honey Bee Lab
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Black and Brown Farmers of Color

More than a dozen farm businesses, nonprofit community organizations, a restaurant, and variety trial research projects are now sharing two...

Research being done in a stream

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Sciences researcher co-authors academic study of diversity and inclusion published in American Fisheries Society

By Ivan Arismendi, Katherine R. McLaughlin and Brooke E. Penaluna 

The inclusion of diverse individuals in ecological sciences has...