UTeach Student Wins Top Research Award Judges at the 8th Annual UTeach Conference in Austin named math major John Romano the winner for his poster presentation “M2D2, UTeach, Lowell High School Experience.” Read More
Western Education Starts with Higher EducationGreg Alexandropoulos ’14 wanted to start a band. Now he has Western Education, which is making its mark with a new recording. Read More
Gamache Named One of the World’s Top ResearchersProf. Robert Gamache of the Department of Earth, Environmental and Atmospheric Sciences was named by Thomson Reuters as one of “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds” for 2014.
GLMT Presents "Chicago, The Musical"
Howie Day & Carbon Leaf at Lowell Summer Music Series
(7/31/2014) A $1.3 billion bond authorization bill sent to the governor's desk by State House leaders contains authorization to borrow $20 million to expand the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell, in a move that could be a big victory for economic development in the downtown.
(7/30/2014) UMass Lowell recently hosted a seminar, which was billed as a collaborative research meeting between Dow Chemical Co., the U.S. Army’s packaging experts at its Natick Laboratories in Natick and Gloucester Engineering Co. Inc. in Gloucester.
(7/30/2014) A UMass Lowell researcher Margaret Sobkowicz-Kline of Maynard, an assistant professor in UMass Lowell’s Plastics Engineering Department, who is exploring ways to improve plastics made from sugar crops, has received the National Science Foundation’s Career Award.
(7/31/2014) The Greater Lowell Music Theatre is performing “Chicago, A Musical Vaudeville” this weekend. “Chicago” is the longest-running American musical in Broadway history, and one of its most recognizable titles at, at UMass Lowell Aug. 1-3.
(7/30/2014) Researchers at UMss Lowell have developed a technique for surreptitiously stealing iPad PIN codes, and all it takes is a camera. The one built into Google Glass and Samsung’s Gear Smartwatches are a perfect fit too. The method relies upon a new video recognition algorithm that can estimate where a person is tapping on a touchscreen even if the screen itself is not completely visible.
(7/30/2014) Get ready for a downtown beach party on Thursday, Aug. 7, as the streets of Lowell come alive with music, arts and activities from 5-9 p.m. in the latest installment of Downtown Lowell First Thursdays. The UMass Lowell Riverhawk Party Band will parade around town, and there will be art and activities galore in downtown Lowell museums, businesses, restaurants and galleries.
(7/30/2014) Alum Denise Manseau of North Billerica, a graduate candidate at the Massachusetts College of Art, is among those exhibiting her work at an art exhibition Aug. 5-15 at the Sandra and David Bakalar Gallery, 621 Huntington Ave., Boston.
(7/31/2014) Local students graduate UMass Lowell.