Today@UMass Lowell
May 29, 2015

McGauvran Transformation Hits Homestretch
Renovation work is right on schedule at the McGauvran Student Center, which will feature new dining options, learning commons and smart classrooms when it reopens in January 2016. Read More

A third-floor balcony will ring the second-floor retail dining space in the fully renovated McGauvran Student Center, which is slated to reopen in January.

Criminology and Justice Studies Graduates Its First Ph.D.s
The School of Criminology and Justice Studies celebrated its graduates and alumni, including its first nine Ph.D. students, a beloved professor and heroic alum. Read More

The School of Criminology and Justice Studies recognized its first class of Ph.D. graduates, most of whom attended the event with school Director Prof. Eve Buzawa, far left, and doctoral program coordinator Prof. Paul Tracy, far right.

Commencement 2015 a Celebration of Growth
Presiding over Commencement for the eighth and final time, Chancellor Marty Meehan ’78 congratulated 3,716 graduates on their achievement, challenging them to make the world a better place. Read More

Chancellor Marty Meehan and Executive Vice Chancellor Jacqueline Moloney present LeVar Burton with an honorary degree. Burton gave the Commencement address to this year's graduates.