INTERVIEW: Governor Kitzhaber Talks About Lariviere’s Termination

December 7, 2011 By Kate Renner SALEM, Ore. — Governor Kitzhaber spoke exclusively to KEZI Wednesday about the firing of UO President Richard Lariviere. I had four minutes to sit down with the governor. Here is the full, unedited interview: KATE RENNER: My first question is, ‘How much of the firing of Richard Lariviere was … Continue reading »

UO President Lariviere’s Contract Not Renewed

November 23, 2011 By Kate Renner EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon State Board of Higher Education is letting University of Oregon President Richard Lariviere go. The Oregon University System board will not renew his contract, but Lariviere said Wednesday he remains committed to serving as president through the end of his contract until July 1. … Continue reading »