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We have been educating students for over 100 years, offering a breadth of undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students for a variety of careers in the public and private sectors. Our programs are ranked among the very best in the world. Our world-class facilities, combined with remarkable access to local forests and wood products industries, makes us the educational program of choice for the best students.
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)
The new council could benefit both students and professionals focused on wildfire, said John Bailey, an associate professor for Oregon State University. Through it they will be “keeping up on the latest and greatest in prescribed fire and technology,” he said.(more)
"We're excited about another top global ranking that recognizes the breadth and depth of our research and teaching, and our great partnership with the College of Agricultural Sciences," says Thomas Maness, OSU College of Forestry dean. "It's very satisfying to see the excellence of our faculty... (more)
Thomas Maness, dean of the Oregon State University school of forestry emceed the event and was a co-convener along with Cynthia Solie of the project supported by Gov. Kitzhaber’s Oregon Solutions program. “This is the culmination of a lot of hard work by a lot of people,” Maness said. “I’m proud... (more)