President's Updates

Preparing to welcome a new president

05/14/2015 • This is the first time I’ve addressed the full senate since the Board of Trustees announced their selection of Professor Mike Schill as the new president of the University of Oregon. 

Message about university elections

05/13/2015 • Interim President Coltrane and Senate President Kyr sent the following email to faculty and staff regarding a need to reset this year's university elections.

Call for nominations to new Sexual Assault Advisory Council

04/22/2015 • As part of the comprehensive initiatives to address sexual assault, the university is seeking nominations for a new Sexual Assault Advisory Council. This group will play a key role in advancing the university’s comprehensive plan to improve its practices in preventing and responding to sexual assault and ensuring the campus is respectful and safe for all students, faculty, staff, and visitors.

Senate remarks: Supporting shared governance

04/08/2015 • Interim President Scott Coltrane addressed the University Senate with the following remarks on shared governance.

It's on us to end sexual assault

04/03/2015 • Interim President Scott Coltrane says, "The start of spring is an ideal time to reassert some of our core values; and the start of Sexual Assault Awareness Month is the ideal time to tell you how the campus is working hard to rebuild our culture and move forward together to create a safe, responsible, and respectful campus."

Remembering Emeritus President Dave Frohnmayer

03/10/2015 • Interim President Scott Coltrane sent an email to the campus community about the death of Emeritus President Dave Frohnmayer.

Senate remarks: addressing sexual assault

03/09/2015 • Interim President Scott Coltrane provided written remarks about sexual violence to the University Senate.

Statement regarding the recent sexual assault lawsuit

02/26/2015 • Interim President Scott Coltrane's statement regarding the recent sexual assault lawsuit.

Black History Month and fostering conversation about racism

02/16/2015 • Interim President Scott Coltrane sent an email to campus about Black History Month and fostering campus conversations about racism.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

01/19/2015 • Interim President Scott Coltrane delivered remarks at the 2015 MLK Day Community March.