Speeches

2018 State of the University Address

On August 20, 2018, President Eduardo M. Ochoa addressed the crowd assembled for the annual Day of Welcome at the World Theater.

2017 State of the University Address

On August 21, 2017, President Eduardo M. Ochoa addressed the crowd assembled for the annual Day of Welcome at the World Theater.

Remarks At National DAR Continental Congress

President Eduardo M. Ochoa received the Americanism Award at the National Daughter's of the American Revolution (DAR) Continental Congress.

Speech to MPC Latino grads, 6/2/2016

Hello and welcome. It is a great pleasure for me to be here for this celebration of the success of so many students. I am sure that, for many of you, that day once seemed like a far-off dream. But you have turned it into reality. Congratulations.

New Student Convocation remarks, 2016

Hello. My name is Eduardo Ochoa and I am president here at Cal State Monterey Bay. It is a great pleasure to welcome you all here today.

State of the University address, 2016

As our previous speakers have noted, it is an exciting time to be at Cal State Monterey Bay. Over the past few years, our university has grown both in enrollment and in academic reputation.

2015 State of the University Address

President Ochoa discusses the accomplishments of the past year and the university's plans for the future at the annual address, presented at the Day of Welcome event.

President Ochoa's Remarks at 2015 Commencement

President Ochoa addresses the graduates, their family and friends at CSUMB's 19th Commencement.

Remarks at the Dedication of the Vision Mural

Dr. Ochoa discusses the new vision mural and how it illustrates the university's continuing commitment to advancing its mission.

Jan. 28 Speech to MPC Faculty and Staff

Dr. Ochoa discusses how Cal State Monterey Bay and Monterey Peninsula College can work together to meet regional educational needs.

2014 President's State of the University address

I would like to welcome all of you in our audience today as we begin the 2014-15 academic year.

Speech to May 1, 2014 Presidential Fellows event

President Ochoa discusses the university's history and future with some long-time CSUMB supporters.

Opening Remarks at Dec. 12, 2013 Fort Ord Colloquium

Dr. Ochoa opens the discussion of a coordinated strategy to develop livable spaces, viable businesses on the site of the former Fort Ord.

Investiture Speech, Nov. 15, 2013

Dr. Ochoa discusses CSUMB's history and lays out his vision of the campus's future at his investiture ceremony.

State of the University address, August 23, 2013

Dr. Ochoa discusses his first full year as CSUMB president and the progress that has been made on a number of initiatives.

2012 President's Welcome Address

At the conclusion of the last academic year, you and I had no idea that I would be standing here as your interim president. And notwithstanding the information on our campus web site and the press coverage, some of you may not yet be familiar with my background and how I came to join you at CSUMB a month ago.