OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

OSU researchers using radar to make coastal areas safer

Using existing radar technology, OSU coastal and ocean engineering researchers are helping to make coastal areas safer for all users.

Assistant Professor David Hurwitz receives prestigious ASCE ExCEEd Award

The award recognizes Hurwitz’ outstanding teaching record as a new faculty member, his contributions to the academic and surrounding community, and his proven commitment to education.

Building a foundation to lead the future

The small Albanian village Kristina Milaj grew up in is hard to find on a map. But this spirited senior in civil engineering at Oregon State University is making a very visible mark on the world as a standout student, driven humanitarian and peer leader.

OSU CCE Professor Michael Olsen receives NSF Career Award

Michael Olsen, an assistant professor in geomatics engineering in the School of Civil and Construction Engineering at Oregon State University, has received the National Science Foundation Early Career Development Award.

More than a classroom: CCE providing comprehensive education

Growing up in Medford, Ore., Sara Quitugua always knew she wanted to attend Oregon State University, even if she did not always have an exact idea about what she wanted to pursue.

Education is the core of progress and quality of life. The School of Civil and Construction Engineering at Oregon State University will use innovative and effective learning tools and methods to provide Oregon, the Pacific Northwest, the United States, and the World with leaders in construction and engineering. The School is committed to pursuing new and innovative knowledge in construction and engineering that ensures safe, resilient, economic, and sustainable environments.

College of Engineering News

OSU News Release

Intricate algae produce low-cost biosensors

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Aug 29, 2014
OSU engineers are using diatoms, a type of single-celled algae, as a building block to create new types of biosensors.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Grant to improve STEM success among underrepresented students

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Aug 29, 2014
A new $1.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation will help OSU increase retention and graduation rates of underrepresented students in STEM fields.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

New degrees place OSU at forefront of robotics research and education

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Aug 26, 2014
New master's and doctoral degrees in robotics will make OSU one of the national leaders in this growing field of study.… Read full story.

Walmart and The Walmart Foundation award OSU grant to help boost U.S. manufacturing

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Aug 14, 2014
OSU has received one of the first seven grants from the Walmart U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund created by Walmart and The Walmart Foundation to help accelerate manufacturing in the U.S.… Read full story.
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Scientists discover the miracle of how geckos move, cling to ceilings

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Aug 12, 2014
Researchers have created a model that can explain how geckos perform some of their remarkable feats, like running on a ceiling.… Read full story.

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OSU CCE wins 2014 PCI Big Beam Contest

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Aug 13, 2014

Congrats to a team of Oregon State University School of Civil and Construction Engineering students as they captured the national title in the 2014 Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Big Beam Contest! The squad, consisting of students Luke Cressman, Drew Nielson, Sandy Spencer, Jarrett Yanagida, and advised by Keith Kaufmann of the Knife River Corporation, took home… Continue reading  Read full story.

OSU CCE sends four students to ITE District Conference

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Jul 14, 2014

For the first time in 67 years, the Western and Midwestern Districts of the Institute of Transportation Engineers  jointly held their annual meetings as the groups met in Rapid City, South Dakota, June 29 – July 2.  This year, OSU sent four students leaders from the campus chapter to the conference; Rachel Vogt (President), Jennifer… Continue reading  Read full story.

OSU CCE celebrates the Class of 2014

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Jun 15, 2014

The OSU School of Civil and Construction Engineering handed out 181 undergraduate and 46 graduate degrees during the 2013-14 academic year as the class was honored at the annual CCE Graduation Ceremony on Friday, June 13, at the LaSells Stewart Center on the OSU campus. The event, separate from OSU Commencement, was an opportunity to recognize… Continue reading  Read full story.