Corvallis Smart Neighbors If you are a student at Oregon State University’s Corvallis campus, you will more than likely have some smart neighbors. Corvallis was named one of the top ten smartest cities in America according to MarketWatch.com, noting that over half of Corvallis residents hold a bachelor’s degree or higher. Corvallis’ educated population is, no doubt, due in large part to the presence of Oregon State University. To read the full article, click here.
Quality Matters to AEC Ecampus Courses Quality Matters, an independent certifier that peer reviews online course design to ensure course outcomes align with the content available, recently reviewed Dr. David Haim’s Ecampus AREC 351: Natural Resource Economics and Policy. The course successfully passed the certification’s 21 essential standards. To read the full story, click here.
Bruce Weber, Director of the AEC Rural Studies Program, comments in The Oregonian on Oregon’s rural economies’ resilience to the economic downturn. Read the full article here.