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Jan 19, 2023

The Oregon State University - Cascades Advocacy and Advisory Board will meet Feb. 2 to hear updates on campus initiatives and the search for the next campus leader.

The board meeting will be held from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Obsidian Hall, Room 205 on the OSU-Cascades campus. Members of the public are welcome.

Andrew Ketsdever, interim vice president, will discuss progress to expand academic programming. Board member Verenice Alvarez will provide an update on the search for OSU-Cascades’ next leader. Board committees will discuss academic and research directions, community engagement and industry engagement.

To participate in the meeting or for accommodations for disabilities, contact info@osucascades.edu or 541-322-3100.

The Advocacy and Advisory Board is made up of community members who provide advice and support to the vice president. For more information, visit OSUcascades.edu/board-advisors.

About OSU-Cascades:  Oregon State University’s campus in Bend brings higher education to Central Oregon, the fastest growing region in the state. Surrounded by 2.5 million acres of mountains and high desert, OSU-Cascades offers small classes that accelerate faculty-student mentoring and engages in top tier research as part of Oregon State University. Degree programs meet industry and economic needs in areas such as innovation and entrepreneurship, natural ecosystems, health and wellness, and arts and sciences, and prepare students for tomorrow’s challenges. OSU-Cascades is expanding to serve 3,000 to 5,000 students, building a 128-acre campus with net-zero goals.