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  • AUG
    30
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • SEP
    12
    South Campus DifferenceMaker Office Hours
    10:00 AM

    Do you want to get involved in DifferenceMaker? Come visit us in our convenient location on south campus (OLE-101)! Or anytime in DifferenceMaker Central located in Suite 012 of the Lydon Library on north campus.

  • SEP
    13
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • SEP
    19
    South Campus DifferenceMaker Office Hours
    10:00 AM

    Do you want to get involved in DifferenceMaker? Come visit us in our convenient location on south campus (OLE-101)! Or anytime in DifferenceMaker Central located in Suite 012 of the Lydon Library on north campus.

  • SEP
    24
    2018 DifferenceMaker Season Kick-off
    5:30 PM

    Come join DifferenceMaker as we kick off the 2018 semester with an information and ideation event on September 24 from 5:30 – 7:30p.m. in the Saab ETIC Atrium on North Campus.

    Students, faculty and staff will have a chance to learn about the college-based competitions and DifferenceMaker events happening this fall.

    These programs and events will help students develop unique solutions to problems they are passionate about solving. The college-based competitions will provide funding and mentoring to help students make a difference in our community and the world. Food will be served.

    To learn more about the college-based competitions and to register, please visit www.uml.edu/collegecompetitions

    Questions: DifferenceMaker@uml.edu

    We hope to see you there!

  • SEP
    26
    South Campus DifferenceMaker Office Hours
    10:00 AM

    Do you want to get involved in DifferenceMaker? Come visit us in our convenient location on south campus (OLE-101)! Or anytime in DifferenceMaker Central located in Suite 012 of the Lydon Library on north campus.

  • SEP
    27
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • OCT
    10
    Annual DifferenceMaker Celebration with Ron Insana
    5:30 PM

    This Celebration is an opportunity to learn more about our student DifferenceMaker teams and other alumni judges and mentors.  The event includes a buffet dinner with DifferenceMaker students, alumni, Chancellor Moloney and University Deans and staff who support the program. Guest speaker Ron Insana, senior business analyst and commentator on CNBC, will offer insight into the value our millennials and baby boomers each bring to the table in creatively addressing real-world problems.

  • OCT
    11
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • OCT
    25
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • NOV
    08
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • NOV
    22
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • DEC
    04
    MSB/DCU Innovation Contest
    6:00 PM

    Please join us in supporting the final student teams at this exciting pitch contest! Student teams will present their cutting-edge banking and financial application innovations! The top prize winners will be awarded $500 per team member! 

    Jim Regan (class of '88), CEO of DCU will be present, as well as other DCU representatives. Please come network and support this event. 

    If you can only stop by for a portion of the event, please do! Food and drinks will be served.

    Questions? DifferenceMaker@uml.edu 

  • DEC
    06
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • DEC
    20
    M2D2 Meeting
    9:30 AM

    M2D2 Meeting - Do Not Publish

  • MAR
    27
    M2D2 VIP Reception
    3:30 PM

    M2D2 VIP Reception is for sponsors of the annual challenge and finalists.

  • MAR
    27
    M2D2 Annual Med Device/ Biotech Competition
    5:00 PM

    M2D2 Annual Med Device/Biotech Competition; finalists pitch off to a panel of judges and to a public audience.

  • APR
    24
    DifferenceMaker Idea Challenge
    5:00 PM

    lease Join Us At The DifferenceMaker $50K Idea Challenge Final Pitch Competition

    Come cheer on our UMass Lowell DifferenceMaker student teams at the 2019 Annual $50,000 Idea Challenge Finals. This event will take place on Wednesday, April 24 from 5 to 8:30 p.m. in Moloney Hall, Room 260, University Crossing.

    The field has been narrowed down from many competitive applications to just 10 DifferenceMaker teams who will pitch their ventures to a panel of alumni judges.

    The evening will begin with poster presentations by the finalist teams, as well as student teams who participated in the Preliminary Pitch-off. The finalist teams will then present a series of 5-minute rocket pitches to the panel of alumni judges. Lastly, the judges will deliberate and give away the $50,000 in prize money and services to the 10 teams. 

    Poster Reception and Fan Favorite Voting 5 to 6 p.m.

    Pitch Competition & Awards 6:15 to 8:30 p.m.

    Please come see these entrepreneurial UMass student teams compete and share their solutions to problems that matter. This event is for students, alumni, faculty, staff, community members and entrepreneurs.

    We'd like to give a big thank you to our Gold Sponsor, Foley and Lardner, LLP.

    If you have any questions regarding this event, please email us at DifferenceMaker@uml.edu.