ODE: Five things to know about UO President Michael Gottfredson

University of Oregon President Michael Gottfredson

A story in the Oregon Daily Emerald aims to give readers an up-close familiarity with University of Oregon President Michael Gottfredson, based on five comments about his personal background.

The president talks about growing up working on a cattle ranch, selling his high school motorcycle to pay for a trip to Europe, protesting the Vietnam War, living and working in London, and marrying his high school sweetheart.