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Use the links below to find out where Oregon State Ecampus is making the news. Media sources include OSU press releases, articles from local and regional newspapers and other pertinent news outlets. (Note: Links that connect to external websites may not be available after a certain amount of time.)

Recent OSU Ecampus news coverage

Nov. 9, 2021: Oregon State University sees record fall enrollment (Oregon Public Broadcasting)

Nov. 9, 2021: Record number of students enroll at Oregon State University (The Associated Press)

Nov. 9, 2021: OSU enrollment: University passes 34,000 for first time; Ecampus up 14% (Corvallis Gazette-Times)

Nov. 9, 2021: Oregon State fall enrollment sets record, driven by in-person and online offerings (OSU News & Research Communications)

Oct. 8, 2021: Does financial need and aid differ for online and on-campus students? (WCET Frontiers)

Sept. 9, 2021: Enhancing quality in digital learning (WCET Frontiers)

Aug. 10, 2021: Oregon State University, Guild Education offer online programs (Diverse: Issues in Higher Education)

Aug. 10, 2021: Oregon State working with Guild to expand access to online degrees (The College Post)

Aug. 9, 2021: Oregon State, Guild Education create affordable pathway to degrees and certificates online for America’s workforce (OSU News & Research Communications; also in Cascade Business News)

Aug. 4, 2021: Target to pay 100% of college tuition and textbooks in bid to attract workers (CNBC)

June 10, 2021: Oregon State will award record number of diplomas this weekend (KLCC-NPR)

June 7, 2021: 2021 summa cum laude graduates share their stories, look forward to future plans (The Daily Barometer)

June 7, 2021: Oregon State will graduate a record number of students on June 12 (OSU News & Research Communications)

May 14, 2021: How social scientists can contribute to online teaching and learning: Research, teaching, and mentorship (WCET Frontiers)

May 5, 2021: Workers at these 10 companies can earn a college degree for free (or close to it) (Money)

May 4, 2021: New center to advance online engineering education at Oregon State (OSU News & Research Communications)

May 3, 2021: Evaluating online teaching: Interviewing instructors with 10+ years experience (UPCEA)

April 8, 2021: Chipotle to offer free degrees in agriculture, culinary, and hospitality to employees (PR Newswire)

March 31, 2021: Lessons learned from bringing physics instruction online at Oregon State (eCampus News)

March 30, 2021: How physics instruction moved online at Oregon State University (eCampus News)

March 14, 2021: Researchers study public comments on orca conservation to aid future protection efforts (American Association for the Advancement of Science)

March 8, 2021: Oregon State University ranked No. 4 in nation for online education (The Daily Barometer)

Jan. 26, 2021: Oregon State earns four top-five rankings for online education (KTVZ-TV Bend)

Jan. 26, 2021: OSU earns four top-five rankings for online education from U.S. News & World Report (OSU News & Research Communications)

Jan. 20, 2021: Pandemic pause has Canadian Football League players knocking down Academy doors (Toronto Sun)

Jan. 4, 2021: OSU President F. King Alexander reflects on 2020, looks forward to 2021 (The Corvallis Advocate)

Jan. 2, 2021: Oregon State University instructor brings statics to life (American Society of Civil Engineers)


December 2020: Flexibility and Ecampus serve him well (The Oregon Stater)

December 2020: OSU hits enrollment record despite COVID (The Oregon Stater)

Nov. 17, 2020: Podcast: How Oregon State uses tech and ingenuity to engage physics students remotely (Campus Technology)

Nov. 17, 2020: Remote learning impacts teacher-student connections (The Daily Barometer)

Nov. 17, 2020: Canadian Football League taps Oregon State as its exclusive U.S. provider of online education (OSU News & Research Communications)

Nov. 15, 2020: Roses and raspberries (Corvallis Gazette-Times)

Nov. 13, 2020: Oregon State enrollment up amidst COVID-19 pandemic (Corvallis Advocate)

Nov. 10, 2020: OSU enrollment passes 33,000 despite pandemic (Corvallis Gazette-Times)

Nov. 10, 2020: Oregon State enrollment sets another record despite COVID-19 pandemic (OSU News & Research Communications)

Oct. 30, 2020: Exemplars in the fight against syndicate cheating (WCET Frontiers)

Oct. 15, 2020: Emergency funds receive widespread support at Oregon State University (OSU News & Research Communications)

Oct. 13, 2020: Grant seeks to make college more accessible to Oregon’s Indigenous youth (OSU Extension Service)

Oct. 6, 2020: Online Learning Consortium announces 2020 award winners for outstanding work in online and blended education (PR Newswire)

Oct. 1, 2020: New to teaching online? Avoid reinventing the wheel: Interview results from experienced online instructors (University Professional and Continuing Education Association — UPCEA)

Sept. 24, 2020: Why continue to teach online? Interview results from experienced online instructors (WCET Frontiers)

Sept. 24, 2020: Oregon State honored for third straight year with national diversity and inclusion award (My Central Oregon)

Sept. 9, 2020: Presentation and choice fuel accessibility – in-person or remote (Education Dive)

September 2020: Ecampus helps students cope with COVID (The Oregon Stater)

Aug. 24, 2020: Zoom outage affects Bay Area schools (San Francisco Chronicle)

Aug. 17, 2020: Seven Oregon State University students receive Gilman Scholarships to study abroad (OSU News & Research Communications)

Aug. 10, 2020: Online learning requires different strategies by both teachers and students (WRAL-TV Raleigh-Durham)

Aug. 6, 2020: Your questions about hybrid teaching, answered (The Chronicle of Higher Education)

July 7, 2020: Ed Ray steps down as Oregon State University president, but plans to stay at the school (KGW-TV Eugene)

July 1, 2020: Higher education leader Alexander assumes presidency at Oregon State (OSU News & Research Communications)

June 30, 2020: Q&A: OSU President Ed Ray stepping down (Oregon Public Broadcasting)

June 29, 2020: Oregon State President Ed Ray leaves a legacy of leadership and transformation (OSU News & Research Communications)

May 26, 2020: Long-term instructors share most valuable skills for online teaching (OSU Center for Teaching and Learning)

May 18, 2020: OSU provides free reference guides to support teachers, parents with e-learning (KLCC-NPR)

May 5, 2020: OSU Ecampus publishes resources to help K-12 teachers, parents with remote instruction (OSU News & Research Communication)

April 17, 2020: Staying behind: COVID-19 has chased most students from campus, but a hardy few remain at OSU (Corvallis Gazette-Times)

April 15, 2020: Student-centered remote teaching: Lessons learned from online education (Educause)

April 13, 2020: Online teaching is not harder or easier than in-person instruction, it’s ‘just very different’ (The Daily Barometer)

April 7, 2020: Fostering student success outside of online classes (Inside Higher Ed)

April 6, 2020: Oregon State University online education tips for student-centered remote teaching (OSU Center for Teaching and Learning)

April 2020: Ecampus booms in the Ray years (Oregon Stater)

April 2020: Spread the word: Take a bow – OSU at the top once more (Oregon Stater)

March 28, 2020: Online classes pose new expectations for students (Beaver’s Digest)

March 27, 2020: Free, online pandemics course offered by OSU (The Corvallis Advocate)

March 26, 2020: OSU offers ‘Punch Through Pandemics’ spring course for students, public (Newport News Times)

Feb. 19, 2020: Congratulations to Quality Matters members recognized by U.S. News & World Report for 2020 (PR Underground)

Feb. 11, 2020: OSU president calls for increased attention to mental health, basic needs of students (OSU News & Research Communications)

Jan. 24, 2020: Oregon State Board of Trustees approve 10-year business forecast (OSU News & Research Communications)

Jan. 17, 2020: OSU in top 5 online educators (Corvallis Advocate)

Jan. 14, 2020: OSU’s online Ecampus scores high nationally (KTVZ-TV Bend)

Jan. 14, 2020: Faculty excellence helps OSU earn another top-5 national ranking for online education (OSU News & Research Communications)

Jan. 14, 2020: U.S. News releases its rankings of the best online college programs for 2020 (Forbes)

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