Tag: University Information Technology Services

On the Move is on hiatus

Filed in Featured, General by on April 25, 2017
On the Move is on hiatus

After four years of innovation and efficiency articles, UMass on the Move will go on hiatus as of May 2017. We would like to thank all of our authors across the University system for your contributions.  I would also like to thank Erin Mulcahy for managing the site for the last year and a half.  […]

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Top Articles of Winter 2016

Filed in Featured, General by on March 30, 2017
Top Articles of Winter 2016

I would like to feature some of the top articles from the past quarter. We have seen many new accomplishments such as the third Maritime Innovations Conference at UMass Dartmouth, UMass Medical School’s partnership in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing, UMass System earning the 2016 Leading by Example (LBE) Award for sustainability efforts, student successes, and many more. But what are […]

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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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Top Articles of Fall 2016

Filed in Featured, General by on January 5, 2017
Top Articles of Fall 2016

I would like to feature some of the top articles from the past quarter. We have seen many new accomplishments such as the launch of the Grey Heller Student Center Mobile Experience, Innovation and Web Accessibility efforts, Transition from Cognos to Summit, Project Management Workshops, student successes, and many more. But what are the top 3 articles of […]

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Innovation and Accessibility: The UMass System Office Focuses on a Dual Approach

Filed in Featured, General, Innovation by on December 20, 2016
Innovation and Accessibility: The UMass System Office Focuses on a Dual Approach

It is early November and a conference room in the UMass System Office’s Collaborative Services Facility is filled with staff from every department within the President’s Office. Those who cannot attend in person are present via a web conference. They are all intently reviewing a presentation about proposed regulations from the Department of Justice (DOJ) […]

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