Library impact studies, 10 a.m., Willamette East and West rooms, Room 3622, Valley Library, 201 SW Waldo Place, Corvallis. Brooke Robertshaw, Oregon State University's assessment librarian, will present a meta-analysis of studies that investigated library impact on retention and grade-point average. She also will discuss the ethics of performing this kind of study.
Oregon State University Postdoctoral Association event, noon, Room 110, Heckart Lodge, 2900 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. Katie Pettinger of OSU Advantage Accelerator will present "Commercialization of OSU Innovations." Pizza lunch provided. Today is the last day to register at http://bit.ly/2SNe43u.
Oregon State University Anthropology Lecture Series, noon, Room 302, Learning Innovation Center, 165 SW Sackett Place, Corvallis. Sara Gonzalez, assistant professor in anthropology at the University of Washington, will present "Finding a Grand Ronde Way: The Field Methods in Indigenous Archaeology Field School."
College of Public Health and Human Sciences’ weekly research seminar, 1 p.m., Room 115, Hallie E. Ford Center for Healthy Children and Families, 2631 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. Bruce Goldberg, professor at the Oregon Health & Science University-Portland State University School of Public Health and senior associate director of the Oregon Rural Practice-Based Research Network at OHSU, will present “Lessons Learned from Oregon's Health Reforms.”
Department of Crop and Soil Science/Horticulture Winter 2019 Seminar Series, 4 p.m., Room 4000, Agricultural and Life Sciences Building, 2750 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. Pahoua Yang and Sarah Windes, graduate students in Crop and Soil Science, will present, respectively, “Colorado Potato Beetle in the Columbia Basin: New Development” and “Beer Flavor and Climate Change: Doing My Part.”
Western Regional Graduate Program Water Resources Engineering Winter Seminar Series, noon, Room 111, Strand Agriculture Hall, 170 SW Waldo Place, Corvallis. Catalina Segura, Oregon State University Forest Engineering Resources and Management will present “Water Stable Isotope Ratios Reveal Network-Scale Variability in Baseflow Sources in a Mountain Catchment, Western Cascades, Oregon.”