Office of the President

December 1

Years of service events to recognize UO employees

Both classified staff and officers of administration will be recognized in ceremonies marking significant milestones in university employment
November 20

Board Chair Chuck Lillis shares what keeps him up at night

Lillis said building the university's endowment should be one of the top goals and called on the Senate to help move the UO forward
Interim President Scott Coltrane
November 7

Fathers still face stigma on family leave, Coltrane tells NYT

In an interview for The Upshot column, Coltrane talks about the potential penalties men face in taking leave
November 5

President receives senate task force report, outlines plan for comprehensive sexual assault plan

The University Senate hears the final report of the task force to address sexual assault and sends it to the president for consideration.
November 5

Faculty, staff invited to special campaign launch event Nov. 17

The event at the Ford Alumni Center will be a chance to share the stories and images that will be part of the UO's nationwide fundraising campaign
Jason Younker
November 5

Jason Younker wins top honor from national society

He is the first Oregonian to receive the Ely S. Parker Award from the American Indian Science and Engineering Society
October 31

University changes discussed at annual OA meeting

Officers of Administration heard from university leadership that the HR reorganization will help address many of the concerns expressed recently
October 22

Busy senate hears task force report on sexual misconduct, competitive excellence plan

The report includes more than 20 recommendations for improving the campus culture around sexual violence
October 22

UO leadership commits to pursuit of competitive excellence

The competitive excellence plan summarizes several strategic initiatives and new proposals to advance the university’s mission
Dave Petrone, Frances Bronet, Scott Coltrane and Wendy Wheeler Coltrane at the launch event for the public phase of the UO's fundraising campaign
October 17

University of Oregon launches public phase of largest-ever fundraising campaign in state

The UO entered the public phase of its fundraising campaign on Friday night with the announcement of a $2 billion effort