Speeches, Statements, Interviews

University of Illinois President Timothy L. Killeen is frequently interviewed, gives speeches, and issues statements. Many of these are listed below.  For communications to faculty, staff, and students, refer to the Messages to the U of I System community page.

2017 speeches and interviews

Remarks, Board of Trustees meeting, November 16 

Remarks, DPI announcement, October 19

Remarks, Board of Trustees meeting, September 7

Remarks, Board of Trustees meeting, July 13

Illinois Public Media, June

Commencement remarks, May 

2017 statements

Guest Commentary: A model for environmental sustainability, News-Gazette, June 25

Statement regarding State of Illinois budget, February 17

Statement regarding Executive Order on Immigration, January 30

2016 speeches

Remarks, Board of Trustees meeting, September 8

Remarks, Board of Trustees meeting, May 19

Remarks, Illinois Senate Appropriations Committee, March 17

Remarks, Board of Trustees meeting, January 21

2016 interviews

WCIA-TV, October 5

The 21st, Illini Public Media, August 16

Chicago Tribune, July 15

News-Gazette, June 29

2015 speeches

Presentation at Adler Planetarium, June 17

City Club speech and slides, Chicago, June 3

2015 interviews

Chicago Tonight, November 17

Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette, May 17

WILL radio, May 15  

Chicago Tribune, May15

UIAA alumni magazines, April 9