UCOP Town Hall

May 11, 2017

Recording of a Zoom webcast in which President Napolitano discusses issues of interest to UCOP employees, including the recently released state audit.

Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities

November 15, 2015

Speech: Napolitano's keynote to the annual meeting of the APLU addresses the theme of "delivering the future" in higher education.

2015 California Economic Summit

November 13, 2015

Speech: 1 million more homes, 1 million more acre-feet of water and 1 million more college degrees

Town Hall Los Angeles

October 21, 2015

Speech: California’s unique institution: Where the University of California is headed, and why it matters for our state, nation and world

Association of Community College Trustees Leadership Congress

October 15, 2015

Speech: The California Model: A Partnership Between Universities and Community Colleges

Preventing and Responding to Sexual Violence and Sexual Assault July 29, 2015 PDF

July 29, 2015

President Napolitano's testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions on UC’s efforts to address sexual violence.

Good Morning, Riverside

April 9, 2015

Speech: President Napolitano addressed the Good Morning, Riverside community organization.

USC Pullias Lecture

February 18, 2015

Speech: A Trifecta for the future: Higher education, California and innovation

Remarks to the Board of Regents

January 21, 2015

Napolitano reviews pressing UC issues and initiatives in her remarks at the January 2015 Board of Regents meeting at UCSF Mission Bay.

Remarks to the Board of Regents

November 19, 2014

In her remarks at the November 2014 Board of Regents meeting at UCSF Mission Bay, Napolitano lays out the Long-Term Stability Plan for Tuition and Financial Aid.

Views: My Freshman Year Link

Sept. 30, 2014, Inside Higher Ed

Janet Napolitano reflects on lessons from her first year leading the University of California.

Reframing the college debate: One size does not fit all

Sept. 9, 2014

Speech: Keynote address at the New York Times Schools for Tomorrow conference.

UC's doors are open

Aug. 29, 2014, New America Media

In her first column for a partnership with New America Media, Napolitano dispels myths about the cost of UC and reminds Californians that UC is within reach.

Public universities need to be nurtured, protected as an investment for all Link

Aug. 24, 2014, Washington Monthly

Napolitano argues for the value of our nation’s public universities and colleges as major investments in our collective future.

Remarks to the Board of Regents

July 16, 2014

In her remarks at the July 2014 Board of Regents meeting at UCSF Mission Bay, Napolitano introduces the Global Food Initiative and the Presidential Match for Endowed Chairs.

Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities

July 14, 2014

Speech: Napolitano's keynote to the Joint Summer Meeting of the APLU highlights international research, Global Food Initiative.

President Napolitano recognizes campus efforts on food sustainability

July 1, 2014

President Napolitano announced a major global food initiative, concluding a series of events at a student-run garden on the UCLA campus.

UC Global Food Initiative

July 1, 2014

Press Conference: Napolitano announces the launch of the UC Global Food Initiative, an effort to harness UC resources to help make world's food supply nutritious and sustainable.

Remarks to the Board of Regents

May 14, 2014

Napolitano acknowledges student award winners and discusses key issues/initiatives in her remarks to the Board of Regents at its May 2014 meeting in Sacramento.

Beacon Award Reception

Apr. 4, 2014

Speech: Napolitano accepts the Beacon Award from the University of Pennsylvania’s Trustees’ Council of Penn Women, presented to highlight Penn’s commitment to women’s issues and recognize leaders who have demonstrated this same commitment.

Director’s Distinguished Lecture, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

March 25, 2014

Napolitano says that UC was built on the idea of "igniting stars" through students, faculty and research, and pledges to expand university collaboration with the Laboratory.

Plenary talk to VerdeXchange

Jan. 27, 2014

Speech: Aligning university research with the goals of California's climate change policymakers

Remarks to the Board of Regents

Jan. 22, 2014

Napolitano provides updates on presidential initiatives in her remarks to the Board of Regents at its Jan. 22, 2014 meeting.

Remarks to the Board of Regents

Nov. 13, 2013

Napolitano introduces new initiatives in her remarks to the Board of Regents at its Nov. 13, 2013 meeting.

Op-ed: Napolitano lays out ambitious agenda for UC Link

November 2, 2013

New UC President Janet Napolitano envisions California and the university leading the way to "a society that is more prosperous, more enlightened."

Teach for California, Research for the World

October 30, 2013

Napolitano's first major speech as president, delivered before the Commonwealth Club of California.