Leadership & Governance

Fired U. of Oregon President Reflects on Leading a Flagship and Looks Ahead

Steve Conner, Icon SMI, Newscom

Richard W. Lariviere says his firing from the University of Oregon last month highlighted the dysfunctional structure of the higher-education system in the state and the need to fix it.
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Richard W. Lariviere was fired last month as the University of Oregon's president after two years in office. To his supporters, Mr. Lariviere is the architect of a bold and thoughtful plan that would have split the flagship campus from the state...

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