E-News - Spring 2010

OSU Enews

Published by: OSU Extended Campus
Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon; Vol. 11, #7
Spring Edition - March 17, 2010


Spring term begins Monday, March 29.  You still have time to register.  Visit the Ecampus Schedule of Classes to search for courses and subjects.

View the spring term Academic Calendar to read details about upcoming deadlines, events and university holidays.

Commencement is scheduled for June 12. New this year, students scheduled to graduate in fall '10 are invited to participate! Be sure to apply for graduation and RSVP if you're planning on attending. In addition, Ecampus graduates are invited to attend the Ecampus graduation reception in the Memorial Union before the ceremony on campus.

Visit our Graduation Information page for more details.

Become a fan of OSU Commencement on Facebook.

Students walking in graduationGraduation travel award

If you will be finishing your OSU degree through Ecampus this year (fall '09 – summer '10) or are planning to finish fall '10, live more than 30 miles from campus and are thinking about attending commencement in Corvallis on June 12, you may be eligible for cash to help with your travel expenses.

Apply for an Ecampus travel award

Mayan temple

New degree in General Anthropology

Ecampus is excited to announce a new online bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.) in General Anthropology. An anthropology degree enables you to pursue a broad range of jobs that emphasize cross-cultural awareness, international contacts and management of cultural resources. Related fields include education, human and governmental services, law, business, media and medicine.

Learn more about the General Anthropology degree

Kevin AhernSinging of science

Ecampus biochemistry instructor Kevin Ahern was featured in the winter issue of Terra, OSU’s research magazine. Ahern uses an unusual teaching technique to get his point across – singing! Be sure to check out his ''metabolic melodies'' on YouTube.

Read more about Kevin Ahern

Girl and dog playing in grass during summerPlan ahead for summer

OSU Summer Session provides both online and on-site opportunities for students to complete prerequisites and jump ahead in their degree programs.  Become a fan of OSU Summer Session on Facebook by April 10 and be instantly entered to win a $100 gift certificate to the OSU Bookstore!

Visit OSU Summer Session

Woman using computerOnline Orientation

Are you familiar with our Ecampus Online Orientation? Whether you're a new Ecampus student or have been enrolled for a while, this is a valuable resource with sections on planning your degree, paying your bill, tips for success and more.

Check out the Online Orientation

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