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News and Events

Below you will find some of our events and news about our department.

Is your event missing? If so please contact us. A full list of university-wide events is available via the UMass Lowell calendar.

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  • The department blog, Cotangents, is an outlet for announcing mathematical work by faculty, students, and alumni. Let us know if you would like to contribute a posting.



Problem Solving Competitions

The department supports students interested in problem solving competitions, including the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition. To develop interest among students, the department sponsors an annual mathematical problem solving competition. The 7th Annual UML Mathematical Problem Solving Competition will be on Wednesday April 8 for two hours. There will be two starting times: 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Any UMass Lowell undergraduate student can sign up online. Prizes are awarded at the freshman/sophomore and junior/senior levels.

For questions about the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition please email: Ken Levasseur.

Read about the 2019 Putnam Competition.

Hickory Hill is an 18 Hole golf course located in Methuen, Massachusetts.

UMass Lowell Math Scholarship Golf Outing

In our continuing attempt to ramp up scholarship funding for our students, we are holding our 5th annual UMass Lowell Math Scholarship Golf Outing at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 26 at at Hickory Hill Country Club in Methuen Mass.

For a $120 (that’s $(5!)) contribution to the Mathematical Sciences Scholarship fund, you get greens fees, a cart, lunch after the round, and good feeling about supporting mathematics. Mulligans will be on sale. The first one is $1 and each successive Mulligan costs two times the previous one.

Sign Up Online For The Golf Outing

Alumni Reception and Awards Ceremony

  • The 2020 Alumni Reception and Awards Ceremony will be held on Friday, April 24, 5:30-7:30, at the UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center, 50 Warren St, Lowell MA.

Get directions to the ICC using our interactive Google maps.