October 2006

October 31st

Noelle E. Muggli Cockett, a professor and administrator at Utah State University has been chosen as an Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences distinguished alumnus for 2006. Cockett is a leading expert in ovine (sheep) genetics and has had a central role in determining the ovine genome map.
Larry Curtis, a nationally known researcher in the field of environmental toxicology, has been selected as a new associate dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University and associate director of the Oregon Agricultural Experiment Station. Curtis’s research focuses on persistent organic pollutants, including major studies in the Willamette River.

October 26th