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Before coming to Oregon State, Jennifer Meissner never knew that historians travel the globe to chase their questions. Armed with three majors and unwavering curiosity, she plans to be one of them.

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A new $25 million gift catalyzes plans for a complex that will bring music, theater, digital communications and visual arts into a central creative space.



Science strips away layers to see what's beneath; art builds up layers to create. An Oregon State microbiologist uses the creativity of both to fight a parasite.

Predicting trends is hard.

Making them happen: that’s a blast.

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  • Public research institution in the state
  • Best value online college in the country
  • Mid-career pay for graduates from Oregon public universities


IN 2016 RESEARCH FUNDING with impacts that reach across the state, the nation and the world.

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