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Latest Provost Speeches
2018 Spring Commencement: “Nothing”
Academic Retirees and Emeriti Remarks
I have the privilege of conveying the university’s gratitude to you, our new academic retirees and emeriti, for your exceptional service to UC Davis.
Manetti Shrem Museum Winter Exhibition Opening Gala
It is elating to celebrate the Manetti Shrem Museum and its Winter Exhibitions with a group so deeply committed to promoting excellence and involvement in the arts at UC Davis and beyond.
2017 Fall Commencement Address: “UC Davis: University and Multiversity”
This is a milestone event for many in this hall, and I’m honored to be a part of it.
BARTA-UC Davis 2017 Conference
2017 UC Davis Spring Commencement Address: "Truth"
State of the Campus Presentation to the Academic Senate
Dialogue and Discernment Series: Opening Remarks
UC Davis Campus Update to the UCDF and CAA Boards
2016 Fall Commencement Address: “Discernment”
2016 UC Davis Fall Convocation Address: "Inspiring Dialogue and Community"
2016 UC Davis Spring Commencement Address: "Two Poems"
2015 UC Davis Spring Commenement Address: "Ecology and Ecosystem"
2015 UC Davis Spring Commencement Address: School of Veterinary Medicine (video)
2014 UC Davis Spring Commencement Address: "Stories (and a Little Red Riding Hood for our time)"