Monday, January 23, 2012
Oregon State University's economic impact on Portland is growing rapidly.
Speaking to the Portland Tribune, Ray said he was initially surprised by the disproportionate local economic impact, but then realized that many OSU programs have a Portland connection.
At first glance, OSU may not seem to be a good fit for Portland. The university is perhaps best known as an agricultural-oriented school. But Ray says OSU in fact offers degrees in many different fields, including those involved in sustainable development, a top Portland priority.
Read more at The Portland Tribune.
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