|Submitted||Aug. 18, 2020|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Nevada Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:
- a list of all applicants for the University of Nevada, Reno’s President job.
- a list of the remaining applicants for the University of Nevada, Reno’s President job.
The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.
In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.
Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.
To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following Nevada Public Records Act request, copied below, and originally submitted on Aug. 18, 2020. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response.
Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.
This email serves as NSHE's "fifth business day" response to your public records request (PRR) dated September 3, 2020 (attached). See NRS 239.0107(1)<https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-239.html#NRS239Sec0107>.
To the extent your PRR seeks actual records as opposed to general information, I will address each part of your PRR in turn.
Regarding "a list of all applicants for the University of Nevada, Reno's President job," such information is confidential pursuant to Title 2, Chapter 5, Section 5.6.3 of the Board of Regents' Code<https://nshe.nevada.edu/wp-content/uploads/file/BoardOfRegents/Handbook/title2/T2-CH05%20Personnel%20Policy%20for%20Faculty.pdf>. As a consequence, we will deny your request as it relates to that part. NRS 239.0107(1)(d)<https://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-239.html#NRS239Sec0107>.
Regarding "a list of the remaining applicants for the University of Nevada, Reno's President job," the information you seek appears to be located here<https://www.unr.edu/nevada-today/news/2020/presidential-finalists-named#:~:text=The%20finalists%20are%3A,Jonathan%20Koppell%2C%20Ph.D.> in a public article from Nevada Today-the official news and information site for the University of Nevada, Reno.
Based of the foregoing, we will close your request.
Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.
Deputy General Counsel for System Administration
Nevada System of Higher Education
Omnia Pro Patria.
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