2011 Speeches

  • Chancellor Katehi announces the successful completion of the Campaign for UC Davis

Delivered Remarks

Chancellor Katehi's Fall 2011 Commencement address (12.10.11)
At the 2011 Fall Commencement, Chancellor Katehi tells graduates to go out into the world with confidence and pursue their hopes and dreams

Chancellor Katehi's remarks at graduate and professional student town hall (12.1.11)
Chancellor Katehi delivered the following remarks at a town hall held for graduate and professional students on Dec. 1

Chancellor Katehi's prepared remarks for Nov. 29 faculty and staff town hall (11.29.11)
Chancellor Katehi delivered the following remarks at a faculty and staff town hall on Nov. 29 at Freeborn Hall

Chancellor's remarks at Nov. 22 student dialogue and town hall (11.22.11)
Chancellor Linda Katehi gave the following remarks at the Nov. 22 student dialogue and town hall at Freeborn Hall

Chancellor Katehi's remarks at 'general assembly' (11.21.11)
Chancellor Katehi addressed more than 2,000 people, apologizing for the Friday incident in which campus police used pepper spray on protesters

Defining our Future: A Path to Academic Excellence and Economic Opportunity (9.21.11)
At the 2011 Fall Convocation, Chancellor Katehi unveiled a major campus initiative designed to increase enrollment,boost the regional economic and creating new jobs on and off campus

Sustainability as principle, practice, driver and culture (6.20.11)
Chancellor Katehi talks about how UC Davis is practicing its commitment to environmental, economic and social sustainability

Chancellor Katehi: ‘...let the light of hope and optimism be your guide." (6.13.11)
At the 2011 Spring Commencement, Chancellor Katehi shares stories of hope and offers words of optimism to graduates

UC Davis: Leading innovation at the crossroads of society (3.17.11)
"We have great people, a bold vision, an aggressive plan, determination and resilience. Yet we cannot succeed in this alone. We need your continued support and leadership"

Promoting tolerance on today's college campus (3.6.11)
"The reality is that there is no truly hate-free zone in this country or in the world. But we are taking the steps to build a more inclusive community"

Katehi delivers 2011 State of the Campus (2.24.11)
At the winter 2011 Academic Senate meeting, Chancellor Katehi delivers her annual talk to the faculty, outlining where UC Davis stands locally, nationally and globally

Competition and collaboration: Challenges in the global transformation of the public research university (2.22.11)
In an address to the Association of International Education Administrators, Provost Ralph Hexter speaks about the importance of public investment in higher education