UMass Lowell is closed Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 due to weather conditions. Parking ban will be lifted at 9 p.m. and normal operations resume for personnel. Read more
UMass Lowell professor Kate Swanger and postdoctoral researcher Kelsey Winsor want to learn about past climates, a goal that led them on a six-week study tour of Antarctica, where they researched sediment and glaciers in temperatures as cold as 15 degrees below zero Fahrenheit.
UMass Lowell and MIT are each members of competing teams of universities, nonprofits, and businesses seeking federal money to establish a center for developing innovative technology for the nation’s textile industry.