Skip to Main Content
UMass Lowell Image

Pressroom

UMass Lowell's Pressroom provides news, sources and other resources for journalists.

Press Releases

Saving Endangered Turtles

Video by Alfonso Velasquez
Every year, mass numbers of endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles strand themselves in New England. Doctoral candidate Erin Mangan Sullivan and biology undergrad research assistants Sonia Marcello and Alfred Lutaaya hope their research will assist biologists in making clinical decisions on how to treat these animals.

Featured Stories

Featured Experts

  • Julie Chen
    ;

    Julie Chen

    Research and Innovation

    Julie Chen is one of the nation’s leading experts on nanotechnology and innovations in materials processing and manufacturing.

  • Neil Shortland
    ;

    Neil Shortland

    Terrorist Behavior, Security and Military Operations

    Neil Shortland is an expert on terrorist behavior and the socio-psychological side of military operations.

  • Katherine Tucker
    ;

    Katherine Tucker

    Nutritional Sciences, Chronic Diseases, Health Disparities

    Katherine Tucker is a national expert on nutrition and the science behind it.

  • Xinwen Fu
    ;

    Xinwen Fu

    Digital Forensics and Internet Security

    Xinwen Fu is an international expert on Internet security and is spearheading efforts to protect our national cyber infrastructure.