It's in The Bag: Lunchtime Lectures

OSU-Cascades' free lunchtime lecture series—It's in The Bag—showcases the range of research and scholarship underway by our faculty. The series invites you to bring a brown bag lunch and get an in-depth look at faculty research projects and understand how they relate to your world. Lectures take place throughout the academic year.


So that we can plan for seating, please register online under lecture listing below.

Accommodations for disabilities may be made by calling 541-322-3100.

Visitor Parking

Short-term parking in designated 20-minute spaces is free. If you're visiting for longer than 20 minutes, fees apply. Payment of $1 per hour up to $3 per day can be made at the kiosk located between Tykeson Hall and the Dining Hall. Cash or card accepted (no change given). Visitors are not required to register their vehicles online, if paying at the kiosk or staying less than 20 minutes.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Beauty Before Brains: Addictive Tanning Among Millennials
Amy Watson, Assistant Professor, Marketing
Time: 1-1:50 p.m.
Location: OSU-Cascades Dining/Academic Building 207

The rate of skin cancer cases has tripled among American adults since the 1970s despite increases in both regulation and consumer education. Recently, the FDA mandated additional warnings and the inclusion of a drug facts panel on sunscreen and suntan products. Our research measures tanning behavior and sun-safety knowledge among millennials and the impact of knowledge, narcissism, and self-esteem on addictive tanning.

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