BEAVERS IN THE SPOTLIGHT
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Oregon Sea Grant is in great hands
Karina Nielsen, Ph.D. ’98, has been named director of Oregon Sea Grant. She will use her strong background in research, policy and outreach to advance public engagement with marine science and develop resilience in coastal communities.
Beavers dominate 40 Under 40 list
This year’s class of industry leaders recognized by the Portland Business Journal includes five prominent Beaver alumni. Congratulations to Lacey Beaty, ’12; Jarvez Hall, ’06; Ashley Highsmith, ’03; Eddie La Berge, ’05; and Mark Pimentel, ’10.
The nation’s No. 1 barista
“Your Friendly Internet Barista,” Morgan Eckroth, ’20, earned the title of the 2022 U.S. Barista Champion, pairing her outstanding coffee knowledge with a routine that highlighted connectivity and made the championship approachable to her large social media following.
2022 Oregon Stater Awards
The College of Engineering is now accepting nominations for three award categories that honor outstanding alumni contributions to the engineering profession and to Oregon State University. Nominations will be accepted through May 20.