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Oregon State University Releases Major Oral History Project Featuring Interviews with Hundreds of Faculty and Alumni

Oregon State University has released the largest oral history project ever conducted at OSU. The product of more than four years of work, The OSU Sesquicentennial Oral History Project consists of more than 400 hours of fully transcribed video and … Continue reading

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Scholorship Doll

This term we’re starting a new blog series where we highlight the perspectives of our student archivists.  Our students are essential in doing the work that we do, from processing collections to helping pull items from our stacks for researchers.  … Continue reading

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Oregon Archives Month Events

How can you participate you ask? Well this is the post you’ve all been waiting for!  Here are the events we have planned for the month: Football Film Fun! Friday 10/13 12:00-1:00, Willamette Rooms Celebrate Homecoming Weekend by watching clips … Continue reading

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“Accounting for Ecosystems in a Post-DDT Age”

Post contributed by Manasi Vyas, SCARC Student Assistant Leah Aronowsky is a PhD candidate in the history of science at Harvard University who served a term as resident scholar in SCARC this past August. Her dissertation focuses on the concept of … Continue reading

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Newly Processed Collection: USDA Northwest Cannery Survey Collection, 1914-1915

Post contributed by Rachel Lilley, SCARC Public Services Assistant In 1911, the 26th legislative assembly created the office of the Oregon State Immigration Agent, appropriating $20,000 for immigration advertising work, and an additional $5,000 for statistical research and collection work … Continue reading

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New finding aids for June!

We were busy in June! Here’s a list of the 10 new finding aids for SCARC collections that were finalized during June 2017. Two of these guides are for components of the Gerald Williams Collection that were separated for description … Continue reading

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New series on the Pauling Blog ~ serological properties of simple substances

Check out the first three posts in a series investigating Pauling’s work on the serological properties of simple substances on the Pauling Blog! Part one looks at The Serological Properties of Simple Substances Part two looks at Analyzing Precipitation Reactions Between Simple Substances Part … Continue reading

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What’s been going on in SCARC this month? A lot

Those who watch our events calendar or follow us on Facebook know that there’s been a lot going on for us this spring. Play readings, campus tours, public talks, sunshine, lots of classes. It’s been fun and busy! Pride Week … Continue reading

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Great news! All of the color slides and transparencies that were scanned and described from the Beaver Yearbook photos are now live. There are about 225 total, all from the mid-1960s to the early 1970s. See the assortment of color slides.  … Continue reading

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What’s new on the Brewstorian blog? Four new posts just in time for your weekend!

There’s been a flurry of activity on the Oregon Hops and Brewing Archives’ blog. OHBA student worker Gillian wrote a thoughtful piece on doing research on women in the brewing industries, specifically in how tough it was for her to … Continue reading

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