Informing the Electorate

UMass Lowell student debate panel


On Oct. 4, the University hosted the first Democratic Senate primary debate at Durgin Hall. The event, co-sponsored by the newly established UMass Lowell Center for Public opinion, the Political Science Club and the Boston Herald, was in inaugural event for the new center.

The Center for Public Opinion conducts cross-disciplinary research related to political and public opinion trends and behaviors, as well as public opinion polling. Results of such research will be incorporated into curricula to enhance student learning.