By Steven Tello
Please come join UMass Lowell students who are pitching new ideas and concepts in two exciting Innovation Contests on Wednesday, Dec. 4.
I. Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Creative Venture Competition
4 – 6 p.m.
O’Leary Library Room 222
@That, Band Together, Dream Share and PlayRight will pitch concepts ranging from a college-based social media incentive program to an auto-tuner for string instruments in an effort to win the $2,500 first prize award.
II. Digital Credit Union Innovation Contest
Co-sponsored by the Manning School of Business and the DifferenceMaker Program
6:30 – 9 p.m.
M2D2 Innovation Hub, Wannlancit Mill, 600 Suffolk St., Lowell
Eight student teams will present a range of business and financial applications meant to assist you in improving your budgeting and banking experience. Cash prizes will be awarded to the wining team and each finalist team member.
The winning team in each of these competitions will be invited to the 2014 DifferenceMaker $25K Idea Challenge finals.
For more information go to www.uml.edu/differencemaker