Founding of the Merrimack Valley Commonwealth Compact
On November, 10, 2010, UMass Lowell, together with Lowell General Hospital and Middlesex Community College, hosted the kick-off of a new regional initiative of the Commonwealth Compact, with a focus on improving hiring, advancement and retention of employees of color in the Greater Merrimack Valley region. New signers that day were:
- The City of Lowell
- Community Teamwork Inc.
- D’Youville Senior Care
- Enterprise Bank
- Lawrence General Hospital
- Lowell Community Health Center
- Middlesex Community College
- North American Indian Center of Boston
- Pharmaceutical Strategies
- Saints Medical Center
- The TJX Companies Inc.
- Trinity EMS
Employers Sign Diversity Pledge
Diversity Spirit Achievement Award
On May 11, 2010, UMass Lowell was honored with this award recognizing our efforts in diversity and inclusion initiatives on campus and in our region.
Article: Diversity Spirit Achievement Award
Diversity in Motion: Veterans' Continuing Success
UMass Lowell hosted the third annual Diversity in Motion event on November 10, 2010: Helping Veterans Succeed
Diversity in Motion: Building Bridges
UMass Lowell hosted the second annual Diversity in Motion event on July 29, 2009: Diversity in Motion: Building Bridges. You can also this watch this video of the Diversity in Motion: Building Bridges event.
Diversity in Motion: A Forum on Workforce Diversity
UMass Lowell hosted the first annual Diversity in Motion event on December 11, 2007.
EOO 'On the Air'
Interview with Patti DeRosa, August 14, 2008