Skip to Main Content

Events

Center Events

  • APR
    05
    DifferenceMaker Preliminary Pitch-off Awards
    12:30 PM

    UMass Lowell teams will be pitching to alumni judges simultaneously, for a chance to become a finalist at the 5th Annual DifferenceMaker $50K Idea Challenge! Come support these student teams and cheer them on as the finalists are announced!  

  • APR
    07
    DifferenceMaker Freshmen Seminar - Launching your Solution
    1:30 PM

    Do you have an idea? Are you interested in pursuing it? Come listen to successful UMass Lowell Alumni that have successfully launched solutions to their ideas! This event is mandatory for all Freshmen DifferenceMaker Seminar Students. Today's guest speaker is Rob Ciampa, an entrepreneur, author, speaker, and business executive responsible for bringing more than 80 products to market worldwide and generating over $1.5 billion in revenue. An accomplished sales, marketing, product, and services executive, Rob is the founder and CEO of Business Catalytics, an exciting new company that combines the power of data science, the insights of management consulting, and the precision of operations management to help organizations identify and overcome sale and marketing performance challenges. Rob holds a BS and MS in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, and an MBA from Boston University. He also holds multiple patents in data transmission, analytics, and visualization. If you have any questions, please email Deborah_Finch@uml.edu.

  • APR
    12
    Support Our Students Oatmeal Challenge
    4:00 PM

    Support Our Student Oatmeal Challenge

  • APR
    19
    5th DifferenceMaker Idea Challenge
    5:00 PM

    5th DifferenceMaker Idea Challenge

  • APR
    19
    5th Annual DifferenceMaker Idea Challenge
    6:00 PM

    Come join us for our 5th Annual DifferenceMaker Idea Challenge! We will be giving away $50K in prizes to students across campus who pitch creative and innovative ideas to a panel of alumni judges. Come support these finalist teams, learn about new ideas and network with faculty, staff, students and alumni.

    We hope to see you there!

  • APR
    28
    DifferenceMaker Freshmen Seminar - Final Pitch!
    9:00 AM

    Come listen to and support the Freshmen Business Seminar students, as they pitch their creative ideas! They have worked on these projects all semester! This event will be hosted by Dr. Steven Tello, Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development. All winning teams will receive a prize!

    Best of luck to everyone.

    This event is mandatory for all Freshmen DifferenceMaker Seminar Students.

    If you have any questions, please email Deborah_Finch@uml.edu.

  • APR
    28
    MSB Freshman DifferenceMaker Pitch Contest
    2:00 PM

    The MSB Freshman 2017 DifferenceMaker Pitch Contest.  Watch student teams compete for cash prizes for their ideas/solutions to problems.