- September 8, 2009
President Oden's September 8, 2009 email to faculty and staff announcing a better financial outcome than predicted and the elimination of a planned furlough.
- June 9, 2009
President Oden's June 9, 2009 email to faculty and staff provided an update on the Voluntary Separation Program.
- May 18, 2009
All faculty and staff interested in hearing the newest budget updates following this past weekend's Carleton Board of Trustee's meetings are invited to attend an open meeting on Monday, May 18 from 1-1:45 p.m. in the Concert Hall. Dean of the College and Chair of the Budget Committee Scott Bierman and Vice President and Treasurer Fred Rogers will share the changes and field questions.
- May 17, 2009
Carleton President Robert A. Oden Jr. sent this message to the campus community following the Carleton Board of Trustees' May meeting and approval of the 2009-10 budget.
- May 6, 2009
President Oden invites faculty and staff to meet with Trustee Bill Craine '70, chair of the Board's Finance and Planning Committee, on Monday, May 11.
- April 17, 2009
President Oden shares with the campus the need for a revised budget and additional cost reductions for the College.
- February 24, 2009
Rob Oden updates the Carleton community on the newly approved budget and steps we are taking to ensure the College’s long-term financial stability.
- February 17, 2009
President Oden announces the formation of a new trustee Task Force on Revenue and Costs.
- January 28, 2009
Effective February 1, 2009, Carleton College is implementing a trial program that will allow staff to request a voluntary reduction in the number of hours worked for a period of time.
- January 16, 2009
President Oden updates the campus community on the College's response to the economic downturn.
- November 7, 2008
President Oden and Jack Eugster, Chair of Carleton's Board of Trustees, address the challenges of the economic downturn and how the College is working to implement short and long-term strategies for best dealing with these issues.
- October 14, 2008
An open letter to the Carleton College community from the co-chairs of the Arts Union Advisory Committee on revising the Arts Union construction timeline in light of the current financial market uncertainty.