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2017 Faculty Symposium on Teaching, Learning, Research & Creative Works

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 Faculty Symposium on Teaching, Learning, Research & Creative Works
Thursday, March 2
3 - 6:30 p.m.
UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center

This event will combine the Faculty Research and Teaching & Learning Symposium. The evening’s format will include the following:

  • Keynote from Stephen Pennell, Ph.D., Recipient of the 2016 Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching
  • Keynote from Meg Bond, Ph.D., Director, Center for Women & Work and Director of the NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Project: Making WAVES (Women Academics Valued & Engaged in STEM)
  • Interactive Demonstrations of Digital Measures
  • 2016 Pedagogy Mini-Grant 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 Departmental Awards
  • Recognition of Faculty Research & Creative Works
  • Remarks from UMass Lowell Chancellor Jacquie Moloney and Provost Michael Vayda

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!


Please complete the online registration and lightning talk submission form.


  • Submit topics by February 24, 2017
  • Register by February 24, 2017

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