Office of the Chancellor

Writings and Remarks

Featured Publications

UC Irvine's rare distinction: It's an elite research university that's a haven for Latinos
June 9, 2017 
Chancellor Gillman on UCI's commitment to diversify campus as part of our public mission.
The Los Angeles Times


Op-Ed: Top Colleges Should Be Catalysts For Upward Mobility
April 15, 2017 
Chancellor Gillman writes top schools should be engines of social mobility.
The Orange County Register


Berkeley, Milo Yiannopoulos and the Lessons of Free Speech
Feb. 8, 2017 
Chancellor Gillman and School of Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky write about upholding free speech on college campuses in regards to controversial guest speakers. 
The Conversation


Higher Education Leaders Respond to President Trump's Executive Order
Feb. 2, 2017 
Chancellor Gillman and fellow higher education leaders address President Trump's executive order on immigration and refugees from Muslim-majority countries.


Op-Ed: Bigots at the gate: Universities shouldn’t duck the fight against white nationalism
Dec. 20, 2016

Chancellor Gillman addresses the rise in bigotry and intolerance across the nation and provides tools for confronting hateful ideologies in a constructive, informed way while being steadfast in support of free speech and civil discord (PDF).
The Los Angeles Times


Op-Ed: A Bill to Police Campus Speech
Dec. 15, 2016
Chancellor Gillman and Dean Chemerinsky write: Legislation aimed at anti-Semitic speech runs afoul of First Amendment (PDF).
The Wall Street Journal