Exceeding Expectations

Transitioning from a band teacher to a software engineer seemed like a huge leap at first for Jennifer Burns, but things quickly started falling into place for her after she made the switch.

Margaret Burnett Wins National Mentoring Award

Margaret Burnett, a professor of computer science at Oregon State University, has won a national award for her leadership in encouraging women and minorities to pursue computer science.

EECS Graduation Speaker, Ben Nader: Entrepreneur of Life

EECS alumnus, Ben Nader, tells of his journey to become founder and CEO of Butterfleye.

2015 Graduate, Mollie Holmes: True to Herself

Mollie Holmes took a risk to change her direction in life and return to school as a post-baccalaureate to receive a computer science degree through Oregon State’s online degree program.

Saving Lives with Computer Science

Oregon State students have played a vital role in creating critical software for the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT).

Our collaborative community, the innovative approaches we take to research and education, and the cultivation of leaders make our program truly outstanding.

Engineering News

OSU News Release

Quantum dot technology may help light the future

Aug 19, 2015
OSU advances in the manufacturing of "quantum dots" could lead to wider use of energy efficient LED lighting around the nation, as well as many other electronic applications.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events


Leadership Summit

This kickoff event is open to all engineering students as a hands on introduction to the Leadership Academy.  Attendees will enjoy the opportunity to network with professionals from amazing…

Global Opportunities Fair

Discover your options for going abroad as an OSU student! Meet students who have already been abroad and explore clubs and organizations that have an international focus! Information tables…

MONEY TALKS: Project Finance for Engineers

Understanding complex financial structures that enable the execution of new project ventures is absolutely vital to success in business as an engineering leader.  Successful engineer and businessman, John Miller,…
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Danny Dig Receives Google Faculty Research Award

Sep 1, 2015

Danny Dig, assistant professor of computer science at Oregon State University, was awarded a Google Faculty Research Award for a project to improve responsiveness of Android apps. Google selected 113 proposals of the 805 submitted this summer on computer science topics such as systems, machine learning, software engineering, security and mobile. The biggest significance of… Continue reading

OSU Open Source Lab improves infrastructure, services

Aug 4, 2015

Oregon State press release posted 7/24/2015 CORVALLIS, Ore. The Open Source Lab in the College of Engineering at Oregon State University has significantly upgraded the FTP service used by the open source software community and increased its download speeds by 900 percent. This service can now handle millions of additional download requests per day,… Continue reading

Fiez Receives IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award

Jul 23, 2015

Terri Fiez, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Oregon State University, was selected as the 2016 winner of the IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award for innovative undergraduate engineering and computing curriculum development fostering student engagement and retention. IEEE is the world’s largest professional technical association, and honors one individual each year for inspirational undergraduate teaching.… Continue reading

In the News

Assisant professor Stephen Ramsey is working with the Oregon Zoo to sequence the genome of the North American beaver.

Professor Tom Dietterich works with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology on a project called BirdCast, using artificial intelligence to track bird migration.

Opensource.com interview with Lance Albertson on how the Open Source Lab is helping students learn about DevOps.

Annette von Jouanne and OSU wave energy research efforts are featured in this Canadian video.