With more than 26,000 alumni across the globe, the College of Public Health and Human Sciences carries out its vision of ensuring the lifelong health and well-being of every person, every family and every community in Oregon and beyond through its most important asset — you!
- Same science, more people: Public health degrees give students an edge when pursuing medical schoolBiology isn’t the only major for future doctors. CPHHS alumni share how their degrees in public health helped them stand out when applying to medical school.
- An HDFS degree propels alumna to a national teaching awardJennifer Macias Morris, ’11, is a first-grade Spanish immersion teacher who integrates multiple innovative opportunities to teach her students useful skills for the workplace, despite only being in the first grade.
- The times are tough, but these grads are tougherSee how the College of Public Health and Human Sciences is celebrating the Class of 2021 this spring.
- Graduate turns practicum into career helping Corvallis homelessRegan Benitez, BS ’21, always knew she wanted to work with people and make a difference. A practicum working with the homeless gave her the chance.
- Scholarships support work that matters – and those who get it doneBarbara and Dave Underriner, ’81, recently created the first endowed public health scholarship in the CPHHS at Oregon State University, providing funding to students to reduce the financial barrier to obtaining their degree.
- Ex-Beavers running back worked toward his HDFS degree online while playing in the NFLJacquizz Rodgers, former Beaver football player and NFL running back, recently graduated with a degree in human development and family sciences