Board Appoints New UO President

EUGENE, Ore. — The State Board of Higher Education met on the University of Oregon campus Friday with one item on the agenda: vote on the appointment of Michael Gottfredson as the next UO president. This is such a day filled with kind of hope not only for the University of Oregon but for the … Continue reading »

UO President Finalist Arrives

EUGENE, Ore. — The man who could become the next University of Oregon president stepped onto campus Tuesday. Michael Gottfredson is currently part of the University of California, Irvine administration. Walking down Agate Street, visiting campus staples like the Jaqua Academic and Ford Alumni centers, a contingent of campus leaders gave Gottfredson the grand tour … Continue reading »

UO President Finalist Chosen

EUGENE, Ore. — There’s now a finalist candidate for the position of University of Oregon president. His name is Michael Gottfredson, and he is currently the executive vice chancellor and provost at the University of California, Irvine. He’s held that position for 12 years–leading 28,000 students. If chosen, he’ll be filling some big shoes–the well-liked … Continue reading »