National Parks Institute Address

Apr. 22, 2019

An address to leaders participating in UC's annual National Parks Institute leadership seminar.

Western Political Science Association: Pi Sigma Alpha Lecture

Apr. 18, 2019

Keynote address about navigating the politics of climate change.

National Association of Student Personnel Administrators Keynote

March 12, 2019

Keynote address honoring the contributions of student affairs professionals and the resilience of UC students.

Investing in the Infrastructure of Ideas

November 28, 2018

Keynote about innovation and global competitiveness, delivered at the National Competitiveness Forum in Washington, D.C.

Philomathean Club 125th Anniversary Keynote

October 5, 2018

An address about the power of educational opportunity to transform communities and lives, delivered at the Philomathean Club in Stockton, CA.

150 Years of Opportunity

March 7, 2018

Keynote reflecting on the 150-year history of the University of California and the future of higher education in the state.

Address at UC Public Service Law Conference

September 23, 2017

Remarks celebrating UC law students and graduates and their dedication to serving the public interest.

Civil Discourse Keynote

September 15, 2017

Keynote address about finding a balance between free expression and civil discourse at American universities, delivered at the Anthony M. Kennedy Learning Center in Sacramento, CA.

Pat Brown Award Keynote

July 18, 2017

Keynote about the economic, environmental, and community benefits of combatting climate change.

AgTech Summit Keynote

June 28, 2017

An address exploring the intersection of education, agriculture, and technology in California.

Deer Valley High School

November 1, 2016

Remarks at a rally with students at Deer Valley High School in Antioch, CA, emphasizing the accessibility of a UC education.

Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce

July 29, 2016

Keynote address about the ways that higher education generates opportunities and economic development.

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.

The Education Defense: Fostering a Competitive, Engaged, and Secure Generation

October 24, 2015

Keynote examining how universities are helping to solve society’s greatest challenges, from climate change to cybersecurity.

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.

Teach for California, Research for the World

October 30, 2013

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