Our Students

Voices: ESDR Academic Journal

This May marked the publication of the inaugural edition of Voices:Perspectives on Economic and Social Development (pdf) - a student generated academic journal that features articles, interviews, and commentary from ESDR students.  This project was awarded a Campus Catalyst grant and is received additional support from the Merrimack Valley Sandbox.

The articles of the inaugural issue explores six themes:

  1. Globalization: Dynamics of States and Markets
  2. Politics and the Environment
  3. Race, Class, and Justice
  4. Work and Society
  5. Community and Urban Development
  6. Innovation: Emerging Technology and New Ideas

For more information contact Mike Slone (Michael_Slone@student.uml.edu) or Rochelle Reid (Rochelle_Reid@student.uml.edu

Special thanks to our advisors, Professors Phil Moss and John Wooding, and our partner organizations:

  • Merrimack Valley Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at UMass Lowell
  • Merrimack Valley Sandbox
  • Deshpande Foundation
  • UMass Lowell Art Department
  • RESD Club