Administration

U. of Oregon's $1.6-Billion Proposal: an Endowment Instead of Annual Appropriations

May 12, 2010 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

The president of the University of Oregon, seeking an end to the "whiplashing effect" of decades of up and down levels of state support, is looking to strike a new deal: He is proposing that the state borrow $800-million on the bond market...

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