The Rist Institute for Sustainability & Energy is excited to offer indoor farmers markets each month (November-April) to the campus and surrounding community. Our partner Mill City Grows will be at each market to provide fresh produce alongside a variety of other goods from a rotating list of local vendors.
Johanna Hanink, 2024 Zamanakos Lecturer at UMass Lowell and Associate Professor, Department of Classics, Brown University, speaks on "Athens in America: Ancient Greece and the Making of the New Nation" This lecture reconsiders the American ‘Greek Revival’ and its enduring significance, in the context of both the recent bicentennial (in 2021) of the Greek Revolution and the upcoming commemorations of the 250th anniversary of the American Declaration of Independence. Free and open to public.
Join us for the Virtual Graduate Open House where you can learn about what UMass Lowell has to offer. Find out about the admissions process, financial aid and what program might be right for you! We offer programs online, on campus and a blend of both to fit your needs.
Join the UMass Lowell Innovation Hub Haverhill, 2 Merrimack St., 3rd Floor, as we celebrate women leading the way with grace, power and impact! Here from featured speakers: Kendalle Burlin O’Connell, President and CEO, Mass Bio; Wendy Estrella, Founder, Estrella Law Offices; Amy Pocsik, Founder and CEO, Women's Business League and Bold Moves; and Liseth Velez, Founder and CEO, LJV Development, U.S. veteran. Following the speaking program, there will be a networking reception at Barrio Haverhill.
The Innovation Hub Haverhill is seeking community-based, entrepreneurial solutions that address Digital Equity in Essex County, Mass. If you have a project, business or non-profit solution around these target areas, we encourage you to enter the 2024 Digital Equity Challenge: Increasing Digital Literacy; Access to Devices and Technology; and Elevating Racial Equity in Digital Resources and Opportunities.
Students admitted to UMass Lowell for Fall 2024 are invited to the Welcome Day! This is a chance to meet faculty and staff from your admitted major, connect with current students and learn about various resources available to you!
All graduating undergraduates and master's students will be able to pick up their cap and gown, hood and Commencement name card. This special celebration will feature music, food, raffles, and more. You will also be able to order class rings from the Bookstore.
This year's Day Without Violence address will be given by Fatemeh Shams, an Iranian literary scholar, poet, and intersectional feminist activist who currently serves as associate professor of Persian literature and gender studies at the University of Pennsylvania.
Come cheer on our UMass Lowell DifferenceMaker student teams at the 2024 12th Annual $50,000 Idea Challenge Finals. Refreshments will be served. The field has been narrowed from 60 competitive applications to just 10 DifferenceMaker teams who will pitch their ventures to a panel of alumni judges who will then award $50,000 in prize money to the teams. The evening will begin with poster presentations from 5 to 6 p.m. by the finalist teams, as well as student teams who participated in the Preliminary Pitch-Off. The finalist teams will then present a series of 5-minute rocket pitches to a panel of alumni judges for a chance to share in $50,000 in prizes and services.
The UMass Lowell community is invited to join Chancellor Julie Chen and Provost Joseph Hartman as we celebrate this year’s Distinguished University Professor, Sandra Lim. The celebration will start with Distinguished University Professor at 4 p.m. followed by a reception at 5 p.m.
Current high school students considering UMass Lowell are encouraged to visit during Junior Preview Day. You are welcome to meet faculty, staff and current students while learning about the many programs of study, resources and more!
UMass Lowell's 2024 Commencement Ceremonies will be held at the Tsongas Center, 300 MLK Way, Lowell for