Johnson Hall Grand Opening

Johnson Hall, a new, $40 million College of Engineering facility and home to the School of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering at Oregon State University, opened Sept. 23.

The evolution of bioengineering

CBEE School Head Jim Sweeney reflects on advances in the field of bioengineering over the span of his career.

Brian Wood Awarded Overseas Fellowship

Brian Wood, professor of environmental engineering has been awarded a fellowship by the London Mathematical Society (LMS), the United Kingdom’s leading learned society for mathematics.

Silvia Colussi-Pelaez: Energy Balances and Mass Transport

In the gym and at school, balance is the key to success for this CBEE athlete. (Photo courtesy of Scobel Wiggins)

Bev Miller wins 'Play It Forward' Award

BIOE student athlete excels

The School of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering at Oregon State University has its roots in one of the oldest and most respected chemical engineering departments in the western United States. OSU's undergraduate program in Chemical Engineering was first accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET in 1917. The school has 29 faculty members who pursue a variety of research and teaching activities.  The graduate program boasts MEng, MS, and PhD degrees in Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, and Environmental Engineering.

Engineering News

OSU News Release

Tsunami-safety panel to oversee construction of Marine Studies building

Oct 24, 2016
Oregon State University President Ed Ray announced today the creation of an oversight committee to monitor construction of a Marine Studies Building and student housing in Newport, Ore.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

New Startup Showcase is Demo Day 2.0

Oct 7, 2016
Startup Showcase will be presented by entrepreneurs from the Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator/ RAIN Corvallis program on Thursday, Oct. 20.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

New initiative will help investigate natural disasters worldwide

Oct 5, 2016
OSU will be part of a new initiative supported by the National Science Foundation to rapidly assess earthquake and wind damage at disaster scenes around the world.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Civil engineering society issues first-ever tsunami-safe building standards

Sep 28, 2016
People in and around some newly built coastal structures will be more safe thanks to national construction standards announced today that will consider the risks posed by tsunamis.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Grand opening of Johnson Hall planned at OSU

Sep 15, 2016
Johnson Hall, a new, $40 million facility that will be home to the School of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering, will celebrate its grand opening on Sept. 23.… Read full story.

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Social Change Model of Leadership

November 1st Featuring: Emily Bowling Leadership Academy Pillar: ETHICAL or INCLUSIVE Come learn about the Social Change Model of Leadership and its 7 Cs.  This theory of leadership is well established…

Start Smart

Leadership Academy Pillar: Member Choice: PURPOSEFUL or PROFESSIONAL This workshop is for women students in Engineering and Business. It will teach you how to determine what employers are paying for the job you…
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