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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 outside websites may not be available after a certain amount of time.)

Recent OSU Ecampus news coverage

Dec. 12, 2018: Reflecting on 2018, and (tentatively) projecting the future (Inside Higher Ed)

Dec. 10, 2018: OSU offers high quality education (Telangana Today)

Nov. 13, 2018: OSU helps veterans transition to college (The Daily Barometer)

Nov. 9, 2018: Enrollment continues to decline at Oregon colleges, universities (OPB)

Nov. 8, 2018: OSU-Cascades reports largest first-year class (

Nov. 7, 2018: How will unresolved research questions get answered? (Inside Higher Ed)

Nov. 6, 2018: OSU overall enrollment grows with expanded offerings (OSU News & Research Communications)

Oct. 25, 2018: Leading by example: Going back to school as a parent (PDX Parent)

Oct. 4, 2018: Oregon State University solves degree completion issue for online biology students (Virtually Inspired)

Sept. 12, 2018: Oregon State taps into big data with new online bachelor’s program in geography & geospatial science (PRWeb)

September 2018: OSU steps it up in the city (The Oregon Stater)

September 2018: Ed Said: President takes a peek over the horizon at university’s future (The Oregon Stater)

September 2018: Commencement 2018 (The Oregon Stater)

September 2018: Back to India for his OSU degree (The Oregon Stater)

July 31, 2018: Fully online nursing program planned for OSU (KBND-AM/FM)

July 17, 2018: Seeing double: Dual degree agriculture students pursue their passion (Herald and News)

June 12, 2018: Student device preferences for online course access and multimedia learning (WCET Frontiers)

June 7, 2018: UDL in action in college online courses (WCET Frontiers)

May 16, 2018: How to break into instructional design (Inside Higher Ed)

May 13, 2018: Carson Kelly’s (college) degree of difficulty different than most (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)

April 2018: Spread the word: Top rankings don’t get boring (The Oregon Stater)

April 2018: Ed Said: It’s time for higher education to get better at telling its story (The Oregon Stater)

April 2018: Going the distance (The Oregon Stater)

March 19, 2018: Ecampus ranked top ten online degree program (The Daily Barometer)

March 15, 2018: Pick the right online computer science degree (U.S. News & World Report)

March 14, 2018: Overcoming faculty resistance – or not (Inside Higher Ed)

March 2, 2018: Growing services – online and in the city (Oregon Business)

Feb. 14, 2018: Canvas used by majority of the top 25 online bachelor’s degree programs ranked by U.S. News & World Report (Canvas)

Feb. 8, 2018: OUTspoken: Trinidad woman’s project raises awareness of bisexual invisibility (Eureka Times Standard)

Feb. 1, 2018: OSU president calls for efforts to address nation’s educational achievement gap, shares Portland region expansion plans (OSU News & Research Communications)

Jan. 29, 2018: Navigate an online course’s learning management system (U.S. News & World Report)

Jan. 10, 2018: Career, motherhood and school – it’s possible! (Seattle’s Child)

Jan. 10, 2018: Magazine honors OSU’s online education (Corvallis Gazette-Times)

Jan. 9, 2018: OSU’s online bachelor’s programs earn fourth straight top 10 ranking from U.S. News (OSU News & Research Communications)

Jan. 6, 2018: Gadget would ease phone use for outdoor enthusiasts (Centennial Citizen)


Dec. 8, 2017: Online learning changing higher education (Oregon Stater)

Dec. 8, 2017: Guiding workplace conversations (Oregon Stater)

Dec. 8, 2017: On the right track: Hard work and online learning with OSU help this family to a better life (Oregon Stater; see cover photo)

Dec. 8, 2017: Enrollment reaches another record (Oregon Stater)

Nov. 30, 2017: Introducing the Online Learning Efficacy Research Database (WCET Frontiers)

Nov. 14, 2017: Dr. Kathryn Linder discusses online learning efficacy and OSU’s new database (eLearning Inside News)

Nov. 11, 2017: Oregon State University Ecampus just launched an eLearning database to help professors take their courses online (eLearning Inside News)

Nov. 10, 2017: Online learning research database launched (Inside Higher Ed)

Nov. 9, 2017: Oregon State’s new research database responds to faculty skepticism of online, hybrid learning (Oregon State Ecampus)

Nov. 8, 2017: Under the (virtual) microscope (Inside Higher Ed)

Nov. 6, 2017: OSU overall enrollment up 1.9 percent, Corvallis campus increases less than 1 percent (OSU News & Research Communications)

Oct. 20, 2017: Umatilla County OSU alums preserved in oral history (East Oregonian)

Oct. 9, 2017: Focus on Teaching and Technology Conference draws 600 educators to UMSL (University of Missouri-St. Louis Daily)

Sept. 22, 2017: OSU nabs national award for first-ever 3-D virtual microscope for online biology courses (iMPACT Magazine, OSU College of Science)

Sept. 21, 2017: WOW Award: Oregon State University’s virtual microscope for distance students (WCET Frontiers)

Sept. 20, 2017: Instructional designers, looking to be heard (Inside Higher Ed)

Sept. 19, 2017: Assess your goals to select an online bachelor’s degree (U.S. News & World Report)

Sept. 14, 2017: WCET’s WOW awardees transform the college learning experience with innovative, tech-based solutions (WCET)

Sept. 1, 2017: Commencement sends forth another record class (Oregon Stater)

Sept. 1, 2017: Spread the word: Peet’s partners for employee degrees (Oregon Stater)

Sept. 1 2017: Life lessons: Higher education prepares graduates for the working world (Alaska Beyond; pages 49-53)

Aug. 28, 2017: A rising tide: How closed captions can benefit all students (Educause Review)

July 30, 2017: Oregon State Ecampus classes go higher-tech (Capital Press)

July 19, 2017: Oregon State U. to create adaptive chemistry lab situations (Campus Technology)

July 19, 2017: Oregon State collaborates with Smart Sparrow for online labs (Inside Higher Ed)

July 19, 2017: OSU Ecampus to enhance online chemistry lab courses with adaptive learning (Oregon State Ecampus News)

July 13, 2017: Ecampus ranked #1 in U.S. for online liberal arts education (Oregon State Ecampus News)

June 21, 2017: Experience, education fueled Brown’s quest for Fulbright award (Methow Valley News)

June 15, 2017: College Choice releases 2017 ranking of the 25 Best Online Liberal Arts Colleges (PR Newswire)

June 14, 2017: OSU Ecampus class of 2017 spans the nation, world (Oregon State Ecampus News)

June 5, 2017: College student services administration master’s degree comes to OSU Ecampus (The Daily Barometer)

June 5, 2017: Assess online programs as a new, soon-to-be parent (U.S. News & World Report)

June 5, 2017: Peetniks will earn degrees while serving coffee (The Daily Barometer)

May 18, 2017: OSU’s new online college student services administration master’s degree rooted in social justice (OSU News & Research Communications)

May 12, 2017: Online learning course improves student performance in math (iMPACT Magazine, OSU College of Science)

May 11, 2017: Peet’s Coffee offers tuition reimbursement at Oregon State (Cappex)

May 10, 2017: The latest in coffee-college partnerships (Inside Higher Ed)

May 9, 2017: Oregon State, Peet’s Coffee collaborate to give employees a new pathway to a college degree (OSU News & Research Communications)

April 25, 2017: Accelerating the College of Engineering at Oregon State University (Campus Technology)

April 19, 2017: Six from OSU receive Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards (LIFE@OSU)

April 14, 2017: Spread the word: OSU Ecampus top-ranked again (Oregon Stater)

April 14, 2017: Ecampus counselors: Partners for success (Oregon Stater)

April 12, 2017: Instructing instructional designers (Inside Higher Ed)

March 9, 2017: OSU looks to Ecampus to train future agronomists (Capital Press)

Feb. 28, 2017: OSU names Lisa L. Templeton associate provost for Division of Extended Campus (OSU News & Research Communications)

Feb. 16, 2017: Ask 4 questions about accessing online courses on mobile (U.S. News & World Report)

Feb. 9, 2017: OSU president Ray notes concerns, triumphs (The Register-Guard)

Feb. 1, 2017: Learning while you earn (Oregon Business)

Jan. 27, 2017: New $2.5 million grant will support training for Oregon teachers of English learners (OSU News & Research Communications)

Jan. 26, 2017: 6 ways to sample an online degree program (U.S. News & World Report)

Jan. 25, 2017: Actively engaging students in asynchronous online classes (IDEA Education)

Jan. 10, 2017: OSU online program ranked top 10 nationally (KEZI-TV Eugene)

Jan. 10, 2017: OSU’s online bachelor’s, engineering programs top-ranked nationally by U.S. News (OSU News & Research Communications)

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