Today@UMass Lowell
April 16, 2014

Fox Hall Falcons to be Named Honorary River Hawks
The peregrine falcons living on Fox Hall are an educational opportunity for many and are being officially adopted by the University. Read More

The mother falcon, now known by her leg band number, will get a new name when the family is adopted as River Hawks April 22.

New Alumni Center Named for Alumnus
UMass Lowell announced that its new alumni center, located at 1 Perkins St., Lowell, will be named in tribute to distinguished alumnus Charles J. Hoff ’66, ’04 (H). Read More

The Charles J. Hoff Alumni Scholarship Center at 1 Perkins St., Lowell

Streep’s Star Turn Wows Campus
Three-time Academy Award-winning actress Meryl Streep brought her star power to campus, sharing insights into her career and raising $230,000 for student scholarships. Read More

UMass Lowell students Janice Lane and Maddie Koufogazos met with Meryl Streep, prior to her sell-out appearance at the Tsongas Center.

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  • Lowell Sun: UML Student Entrepreneurs Vie for Piece of $35G

    (4/15/2014) Twelve teams of UMass Lowell students who have developed solutions to business, technology and social problems pitched their ideas before a panel of expert judges in the final round of the university's 2014 DifferenceMaker Idea Challenge.

  • Lowell Sun: Council OKs Zoning Change for Dorm

    (4/16/2014) City Councilors on Tuesday voted unanimously to change the zoning of a property on Middlesex Street to allow UMass Lowell to build a new driveway for the Riverview Suites dormitory, but the proposal will still face scrutiny before the Planning Board.

  • Colorado Springs Gazette: Natives Make Area Pro Hockey History

    (4/15/2014) For the first time, three Colorado Springs natives played in an American Hockey League game Monday night with Tom Serratore, a former Minnesota wing, and Ben Holmstrom (UMass Lowell) with the Adirondack Phantoms, an affiliate of the Flyers, and former Lowell forward Josh Holmstrom on the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (Islanders).

  • Lowell Sun: Shared Salutes, Shared Bonds

    (4/16/2014) Lawrence City Councilor Marc Laplante said he hopes his city can emulate some of Lowell's marketing efforts. "If you ask me to rattle off the positive things that are happening in Lowell, I could rattle off a number of different things that are phenomenal, whether it be the Lowell Spinners or Lowell General Hospital or UMass Lowell."

  • Lowell Sun: De Mari to Lead Marketing Efforts at McLane Law Firm

    (4/15/2014) Double alum Susan de Mari, the former Lowell downtown coordinator and marketing executive at the Lowell Five Cent Savings Bank, has been hired as director of marketing for the McLane Law Firm.