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7:15 PM

Ice Hockey vs. Vermont

Wear BLUE all day on Friday in support of the River Hawks! It's the final weekend of the regular season and UMass Lowell needs your support as it fights for a first round bye in the Hockey East playoffs. Tonight is also Bring A Friend Night for season ticket holders! Simply use the ticket voucher included in your season ticket booklet and redeem at the Box Office to score an extra ticket to the game. And it's UMass Lowell Football Alumni Reunion: Join us for a pre-game reception before the River Hawks take on the Catamounts.
7:00 PM

Star Wars Night at Ice Hockey vs. Vermont

It's time for our most popular promotion: Star Wars Night! Come to the Tsongas Center and meet characters from Star Wars in the lobby and on the concourse throughout the night. Plus, be sure to arrive early as we recognize the winningest class in program history by honoring seniors Zack Kamrass, Jake Suter and Terrence Wallin during a pre-game ceremony. You'll have many chances to win prizes as Team IMPACT will be on hand to raffle off an Xbox One ($5 per ticket) with proceeds benefiting the non-profit that matches young people battling illnesses with collegiate athletic teams. And you can stop by the Info Table to check out the Hockey East and NCAA Championship trophies, part of the league's Road to the Garden tour. While you're there, enter to win tickets to the Hockey East Tournament at the TD Garden in March.
7:00 PM

You Gotta Love the Life: An Evening With Melissa Manchester

You Gotta Love the Life: An Evening With Grammy Winner Melissa Manchester. She's studied songwriting with Paul Simon, was discovered by Barry Manilow and has written many of pop music's enduring hits. "You Gotta Love the Life ¿ An Evening with Melissa Manchester" will celebrate the Grammy winner's 40 years in show business while raising funds for the Joyce Pang String Scholarship Fund for the UMass Lowell String Project. Youth ensembles and choral groups will also join Manchester on stage in a tribute to Pang. Tickets are $125 for the concert and VIP champagne reception with Manchester after the show where she will be available to autograph "You Gotta Love the Life," her 20th and first full-length album in nine years; $35 for the public; $15 for UMass Lowell students with valid ID (in person at the Tsongas Center Box Office). Prices do not include applicable fees.
5:00 PM

Center for Irish Partnerships Reception, Discussion

Join the Center for Irish Partnerships for a talk and discussion on "Language Resistance and Revival: From Prison to Community" with author Feargal Mac Ionnrachtaigh. Reflecting on research undertaken for his widely acclaimed book "Language, Resistance and Revival: Republican Prisoners and the Irish Language in the North of Ireland," Feargal Mac Ionnrachtaigh's lecture will draw on his ground-breaking and unique research on the bottom-up community language revival in the north of Ireland. Reception at 5 p.m.,Talk and discussion at 6 p.m. in University Crossing 480. RSVP to by March 2.
8:30 AM

2015 Community Connections Breakfast

This event is for all interested faculty and community organizations. Learn more about service-learning, community and university resources, and opportunities to develop partnerships for collaborative projects.
8:00 AM

University Commencement Day

The Morning Graduation Ceremony for students in the College of Fine Arts Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Health Sciences and the Graduate School of Education will be held beginning at 9 a.m. Doors open at 8 a.m. The Afternoon Graduation Ceremony for students in the College of Engineering, College of Sciences, the Manning School of Business and students in Intercampus Programs will be held at 2:30 p.m. Both ceremonies will be held at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell, 300 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Lowell.