Oregon University System

Type: Organization
Name: Oregon University System
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

One UO president was fired, one simply quit? Yeah, right

My request was denied. His wife, Jan, put it this way in a Facebook message: “We want to leave Eugene totally to the new administration. We hear things are going well at UO and we are very pleased.”That was in April. On July 1, Lariviere’s central goal ... [Published Register-Guard - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Presidential Woes

When the abruptly former UO president Michael Gottfredson first took office in 2012, even the university’s resident muckraking blogger, economics prof Bill Harbaugh of UO Matters, was hard-pressed to dig up dirt on the unassuming administrator. Barely ... [Published Eugene Weekly - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

UO President Gottfredson to resign

University of Oregon president Michael Gottfredson announced his resignation on Wednesday afternoon.In a letter to the university’s Board of Trustees, Gottfredson said his desire to return to academia, where he is a professor of criminology, is the reason ... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Geothermal and Solar through Academic, Federal, and Private Partnership

The Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT) recently became the first campus in the U.S. to be entirely heated by on-site renewable energy , achieving a major milestone toward its goal of making all seven schools in the Oregon University System carbon-neutral ... [Published Buildings - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

New academic programs among action items for board

OSU board of trustees discusses future programs, code of conduct, reporting fraud, waste, abuseThe Oregon State University board of trustees approved two new academic programs Friday during the first official meeting. The new board is a departure from ... [Published Daily Barometer Online - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Bates, Buckley tout technology, education to spur entrepreneurship

With the economy in recovery, the regional educational system has to get it in gear, learn how to rapidly train local workers in fields desired by employers but also give relevant training to the growing legions of young people who want to start their ... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

UO Foundation acquires building to support future research

The UO Foundation bought the Riverfront Research Park last week for $2.95 million in order to facilitate ongoing research. The 60,000-square-foot office building already houses several University of Oregon research institutes, but the foundation will ... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Interim president named at SOU

A president emeritus of a Minnesota college has been chosen as Southern Oregon University's interim president.Roy Hirofumi Saigo, who was president of St. Cloud State University from 2000 to 2007, will take the reins starting July 1 while the State Board ... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

UO Board of Trustees prepare for sovereignty from the Oregon University System

The University of Oregon Board of Trustees met this week for what President Michael Gottfredson called the last of the first meetings of the board. The Board of Trustees is the UO’s new independent governing board made after Governor John Kitzhaber signed ... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jun 15 2014]
First reported May 24 2014 - Updated May 24 2014 - 1 reports

Climate scientist describes hotter, drier Oregon

Gazette-Times: How about a 24-inch rise in the sea level at Newport by 2100? Or an increase in temperature of up to 14 degrees Fahrenheit? Those are some of the possible effects of climate change in the Pacific Northwest, as outlined by Phil Mote, who ... [Published Water Conserve: News - May 24 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 2 reports

State supports self-governing board at SOU

Oregon Board of Higher Education advises SOU to settle budget issues firstFor the TidingsThe Oregon Board of Higher Education Friday voted to "endorse with conditions" the formation of a self-governing board at Southern Oregon University.The board asked ... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Mar 04 2014 - Updated Mar 05 2014 - 2 reports

Faculty at SOU to skip raises

Move is hoped to ease cuts proposed across universityFor the TidingsFaculty at Southern Oregon University say they have agreed to forgo salary increases this year and next in an effort to soften cuts proposed across the university.The Associated Professors ... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Mar 05 2014]

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Fox called on education to "build a deeper and more substantive workforce to match the businesses growing here."
"We're hoping to build a marine studies campus over in Newport that's affiliated with the Hatfield Marine Science Center but also with the community colleges, the aquarium and hopefully OMSI" he said. "We see some real possibilities there."

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One UO president was fired, one simply quit? Ye... [Published Register-Guard - Aug 15 2014]
Presidential Woes [Published Eugene Weekly - Aug 14 2014]
UO President Gottfredson to resign [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Aug 07 2014]
Geothermal and Solar through Academic, Federal,... [Published Buildings - Aug 06 2014]
New academic programs among action items for board [Published Daily Barometer Online - Jul 26 2014]
Bates, Buckley tout technology, education to sp... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Jul 25 2014]
Bates, Buckley tout technology, education to sp... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Jul 25 2014]
Cluster hiring helps OSU risein rankings [Published Chinook Observer - Jul 21 2014]
UO Foundation acquires building to support futu... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jun 30 2014]
Interim president named at SOU [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Jun 20 2014]
UO Board of Trustees prepare for sovereignty fr... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jun 15 2014]
Graduating Beavers drown out lone Duck’s drone [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Jun 14 2014]
Part 2: Nonresidents face steep competition app... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jun 06 2014]
UO law student finds new angle to solve student... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jun 02 2014]
Climate scientist describes hotter, drier Oregon [Published Water Conserve: News - May 24 2014]
SOU must focus on fiscal stability as it forms ... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - May 24 2014]
Fitch Rates Oregon's $68MM GOs 'AA+'; Outlook S... [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - May 15 2014]
Questions, confusion at first faculty senate me... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - May 15 2014]
UO Mission Statement under revision to reflect ... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - May 13 2014]
Death of the student protest: UO’s activist rep... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - May 01 2014]
State supports self-governing board at SOU [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Apr 05 2014]
SOU clears first hurdle toward its own governin... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Apr 04 2014]
SOU students lobbied both for teachers and buil... [Published Medford Mail Tribune - Mar 30 2014]
States Consider $0 Tuition Fee For Community Co... [Published WebProNews - Mar 19 2014]
States Consider $0 Tuition Fee For Community Co... [Published WebProNews Feed - Mar 19 2014]
States Looking at $0 Community College Tuition [Published TIME.com - Mar 18 2014]
SOU students flex their lobby muscle in Salem [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Mar 14 2014]
Faculty Senate elects music professor Robert Ky... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Mar 13 2014]
Legislature approves $21.8 million SOU project [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Mar 08 2014]
SOU gets $21.8 million for McNeal Hall upgrade [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Mar 08 2014]
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Climate scientist describes hotter, drier Oregon [Published Water Conserve: News - May 24 2014]
Gazette-Times: How about a 24-inch rise in the sea level at Newport by 2100? Or an increase in temperature of up to 14 degrees Fahrenheit? Those are some of the possible effects of climate change in the Pacific Northwest, as outlined by Phil Mote, who ...
Fitch Rates Oregon's $68MM GOs 'AA+'; Outlook S... [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - May 15 2014]
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA+' rating to the state of Oregon's general obligation (GO) bonds (Oregon University System), consisting of the following: --$65.115 million 2014 series C (tax exempt); --$3.035 million 2014 series ...
States Looking at $0 Community College Tuition [Published TIME.com - Mar 18 2014]
(PORTLAND, Ore.) — Nothing sparks consumer demand like the word “free,” and politicians in some states have proposed the idea of providing that incentive to get young people to attend community college. More This Robot Is the Rudest Scrabble Player Ever ...
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