CoF News

OSU raises more than half a million pounds of food in annual drive

The College of Forestry has consistently raised the most in donations for the OSU Food Drive, and did so again this year. (more)

GMOs: A threat or safety net?

"Almost all of our food is pretty much controlled by big corporations," said Steven Strauss, an agricultural biotechnology scientist and Oregon State University professor who is on Gov. John Kitzhaber's task force on GMOs.(more)

Philomath High School shows off forestry studies

John Burnett, an OSU forestry graduate student who is researching using unmanned aerial vehicles to survey timber lands, gave one of the event’s presentations. He said he believes the devices will be the center of a new service industry for timber companies in the next few years.(more)

Event Calendar


Tree School

Tree School EAST will be on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Baker High School in Baker City.  Tree School will feature 24 great classes this year on everything…

Outdoor Business Workshop

Presentations are held indoors and in the field. Enterprise revenue potential Liability and legal considerations Marketing your business Business management Outdoor recreational…

The Wilderness Act at 50

A symposium with Craig Childs, Jacob Hamblin, Lisa Machnik, and Michael Nelson   The Wilderness Act was passed in 1964,…

Water Research Symposium

Join us for this one-day conference highlighting outstanding student research in water resources. This year's symposium will feature 24 oral presentations and 40 poster presentations from graduate students across the Pacific Northwest.…

Celebrating Distinguished Professors

The title of Distinguished Professor is the highest designation and academic honor that OSU bestows on our faculty. These titles have been awarded annually since 1988 to recognize…