Francis College of Engineering

In the Community

Whether it is getting kids interested in sciences, assisting teachers with engineering curricula, creating new technologies to help people with disabilities or traveling to Peru to bring electricity to a village, the College of Engineering reaches out to the community in many ways. 

Programs and Activities

  • Service learning 
  • K-12 Outreach 
    • Department of Energy Massachusetts Regional Science Bowl  
    • High School Assistive Technology Design Fair 
      • 2008 Project Guidelines & Requirements 
      • 2007 Highlights 
    • Northeast STEM Pipeline Initiative at the College of Engineering 
    • Visits and Tours 
    • JETS Competitions 
    • First Lego League Robotics Tournament 
  • "UMass Lowell program brings light to remote areas of Peru," courtesy of the Lowell Sun (pdf)