A message to UO faculty, staff, and students regarding a YouTube video of a campus snowball fight:Monday, December 9, 2013Members of the Campus Community:On Friday, a short video was posted to YouTube depicting an incident in which several individuals inappropriately interfered with two vehicles attempting to drive through a snowball fight on our campus.
The following is the text of a November 27, 2013 letter to U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley from President Gottfredson and the presidents of Oregon State University, Portland State University, and Oregon Health & Science University.Dear Senators Wyden and Merkley:As Presidents of Oregon’s public research universities, we ask that you support a FY 2014 budget agreement that eliminates the federal budget sequester and promotes the economic vitality of the country by investing in education and scientific research.
The following are President Gottfredson’s prepared remarks for presentation to the University Senate on Wednesday, December 4, 2013. The text is not a verbatim transcript of remarks presented.I’m pleased to be here today, and thank you for being here as well—I know this is an especially busy time. It’s been just three weeks since I last met with the Senate so I’ll keep my remarks concise, but I do have a few updates I’d like to share with you.
The following opinion piece appeared in the Sunday, December 1 Oregonian.By Ed Ray, Michael Gottfredson,Wim Wiewel and Joe Robertson
The following are President Gottfredson’s prepared remarks for presentation to the University Senate on Wednesday, November 13, 2013.
President Gottfredson and Interim Senior Vice President and Provost Coltrane shared information about the university's benchmarking report in an email to the campus community.