Office of the President

August 19

President’s Review Panel seeks campus input on preventing sexual assault

The public input session is on Wednesday, Aug. 27, from 10–11 a.m. at the Giustina Ballroom in the Ford Alumni Center
August 14

State higher education leaders ask for increased state spending

The request may be the first time all Oregon university and community college presidents have joined together to present a united front to the governor
Interim President Scott Coltrane
August 14

Scott Coltrane discusses paternity research in NPR story

Coltrane discusses the growing desire among fathers in the United States for paid time off from work to bond with a new baby
Scott Coltrane
August 8

Coltrane greets campus community as interim president; announces interim provost

Coltrane outlined goals for the coming year and welcomed Frances Bronet as the interim senior vice president and provost
Interim President Scott Coltrane (left) and Board of Trustees Chair Chuck Lillis (Photo by Tim Christie)
August 7

Trustees name Provost Scott Coltrane interim president of the UO

The UO Board of Trustees voted Thursday to accept the resignation of Michael Gottfredson as president and appointed Scott Coltrane as interim president
August 6

President Gottfredson announces transition from the University of Oregon

Michael Gottfredson announced his resignation as President; Board of Trustees to meet Aug. 7
Professor Tim Gleason
August 6

Former Dean Tim Gleason appointed faculty athletics representative

The former journalism dean will take over for outgoing faculty athletics representative Jim O'Fallon, who will work alongside Gleason for the coming year
President Michael Gottfredson
August 1

President's Diversity Advisory Community Council to meet Aug. 7

Gottfredson appoints 21-member community council to provide input on furthering the goal of creating a diverse and supportive campus environment
July 31

Sexual Assault Review Panel gathers information, appoints chair, plans for public forum

The eight-member panel began its examination of the UO’s practices and procedures for preventing and responding to sexual misconduct and assault
President Barack Obama presents Johnpaul Jones with the National Humanities Medal (Photo from the National Endowment for the Humanities)
July 29

UO alumnus Johnpaul Jones awarded National Humanities Medal at White House ceremony

President Barack Obama awarded the National Humanities Medal to University of Oregon alumnus Johnpaul Jones

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