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The University launches a new Public Records website in accordance with State Law

Filed in Featured, General by on January 26, 2017
The University launches a new Public Records website in accordance with State Law

As a state agency, the University of Massachusetts receives hundreds of public records requests every year.  From Board of Trustees documents to budget and other financial information, each request must be promptly evaluated and filled.  That process often requires considerable staff resources—from the system office and from the campuses. On June 3, 2016, Governor Baker […]

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Organizing the University’s Records

Filed in Collaboration, Featured by on February 11, 2014
Organizing the University’s Records

In January 2013, President Robert Caret issued Record Management Guidelines in an effort to comply with applicable legal and regulatory standards, as well as the University’s Record Retention Management Policy.  The goal of these guidelines was two-fold:  to align with common business practices and to minimize the cost of record retention.  The Record Management Guidelines […]

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