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2017-2018 Faculty Symposium

The Offices of the Provost, Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation, the Transformational Education Committee, and the Faculty Development Council invite faculty and staff to join us for the:

2017-18 Faculty Symposium

When: Thursday, November 2, 2017, 3-7 p.m.
Where: UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center

This event will feature:

  • Keynote from Donald Leitch, Ph.D., Recipient of the 2017 Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching, Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Keynote from Sue J. Kim, Ph.D., Principal Investigator of the Southeast Asian Digital Archive Project, Co-Director of the Center for Asian American Studies, Professor & Chair of the English Department
  • Pedagogy Panel Discussion
  • Research Lightning Talks (Session I: 3:40 - 4:25 p.m.; Session II: 4:30 - 5:20 p.m.)
  • Teaching Lightning Talks (Session II: 4:30 - 5:20 p.m.)
  • Recognition of Faculty Accomplishments
  • Networking Reception

Please plan to attend the event and join in by submitting a topic for lightning talks. If you’re interested in teaching and research, this event should not be missed!


The deadline to submit a Lightning Talk has been extended to October 30, 2017.

The deadline to register to attend has been extended to October 30, 2017.