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  • MAR
    27
    UML Philosophy & Film: Monthly Film Series at Luna Theater
    7:30 PM

    With the help of the Chancellor's 2020 Challenge Grant, the UML philosophy department is partnering with the Luna Theater in downtown Lowell to present the UML Philosophy and Film series. Each film will be followed by a talk from a member from the UML philosophy department. The series is held on the last Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. The Luna Theater is located on the fourth floor of Mill No. 5, 250 Jackson St., Lowell.

    Jan. 30: "The Matrix" with Jose Mendoza who will present on External World Skepticism
    Feb. 27: "Don Jon" with Carol Hay who will present on Ethical Issues in Pornography
    March 27: "Pulp Fiction" with Christa Hodapp who will present on Masculinity and Race
    April 24: "Being John Malkovich" with Luis Oliveira, who will present on the Philosophy of Mind

  • MAR
    29
    Distinguished University Professor Lecture
    4:00 PM

    Chancellor Jacqueline Moloney and Provost Michael Vayda invite you to attend the 2017 Distinguished University Professor Lecture "The Role of the Public University in the 21st Century," presented by this year's University Professor Bob Forrant. The lecture will take place in the Lower Locks Room at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center, 50 Warren St. Faculty and students are cordially invited. Discussion and refreshments will follow the lecture. RSVP to Victoria_Denoon@uml.edu by March 21, 2016 if you plan to attend.

  • MAR
    30
    Community Connections Breakfast
    8:00 AM

    You're invited to the annual Community Connections Breakfast! At this event community organizations and UMass Lowell faculty & staff come together to learn about service-learning and community partnership opportunities while networking.

  • MAR
    30
    Parker Lecture with Former NH Gov. John Sununu
    11:30 AM

    John H Sununu was the 75th Governor of New Hampshire and served at White House Chief of Staff to President George H. W. Bush from 1989-1992. After leaving the White House he started JHS Associates, Ltd, an international strategic business consulting firm, where he has served as President and CEO. From 1992 until 1998, he co-hosted CNN's nightly "Crossfire" program, a news/public affairs discussion program. In 2010 he served as Chairman of the NHGOP and in 2012 was a prominent Romney campaign surrogate and steering committee member. The program begins at 11:45 with a light buffet lunch at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center, 50 Warren St., Lowell. Reservations are required. To reserve a seat, contact: Mehmed Ali, mehmed_ali@uml.edu. 978-934-5467

  • MAR
    31
    Chancellor's Celebration of Music, Showing Off!
    8:00 PM

    Graduating seniors, members of the Orchestra, Wind and Percussion ensembles, Jazz Lab, Chamber Singers and University Choir will strut their stuff during this special evening. The evening's performance will be preceded by a reception at 6:30 p.m. at Allen House. Concert is $15. Tickets for the reception are $40 (and include concert admission) and will benefit Music Scholarships.

  • APR
    04
    Day Without Violence Keynote Speech
    12:30 PM

    Day Without Violence Keynote Speech with 2017 Greeley Scholar Noy Thrupkaew. Her address is entitled "A Crisis from Which We Bleed: Resisting Economic Injustice Across the Divide." The event is free and open to the public. Noy Thrupkaew is an independent journalist who has written extensively on human trafficking and labor exploitation since 2006. A contributing editor at the American Prospect, she has been awarded fellowships from the Open Society Institute, the Fulbright Program, the Pew Foundation, and the American Prospect. Her reporting on international politics and culture as well as her research and investigative stories have taken her around the globe.

  • APR
    12
    Parker Lecture with WBZ 'NightSide' Host Dan Rea
    11:45 AM

    Dan Rea, a veteran Boston television journalist is the Host of "NightSide" on WBZ News Radio 1030 every weeknight from 8 p.m. to midnight. "NightSide" focuses on a wide variety of issues, political, economic and social. Rea believes that talk radio is the best way for people to communicate their opinions and ideas on what he calls "North America's Virtual Back Porch." Rea encourages challenging conversations and diverse ideas combined with respect and tolerance for the opinion of others. Dan will speak on his time in the media as well as the role of reporting in the criminal justice system. This program will have a light lunch. Reservations for lunch are required by April 11. Please contact Mehmed_Ali@uml.edu or 978-934-5467. Walk-ins are welcome day of the event. 

  • APR
    12
    The Work of Art in the World: Civic Agency and Public Humanities: A Presentation by Doris Sommer
    3:30 PM

    "The Work of Art in the World: Civic Agency and Public Humanities': A Presentation by Doris Sommer of Harvard University in the English Department, O'Leary Library, Rm. 478. Celebrating art and interpretation that take on social challenges, Doris Sommer steers the humanities back to engagement with the world. Sponsors: The Jack and Stella Kerouac Center for the Public Humanities; and The UMass Lowell Master in Public Administration

  • APR
    21
    Space Exploration in the Upcoming Decade Symposium
    5:00 PM

    Please join leading visionaries, space scientists, NASA astronauts and entrepreneurs from around the globe for the Space Exploration in the Upcoming Decade: The Domestication of Space symposium that will celebrate the 60-year anniversary of the launch of Sputnik 1 and the beginning of the space age. Meet with participants including colleagues from various universities, aerospace companies and, most importantly, students in the field of space exploration.

  • APR
    21
    Angkor Dance Troupe Performance
    8:00 PM

    The Angkor Dance Troupe performs with special guests, the UMass Lowell World Music Ensemble led by Alan Williams and Sovann Khon.

  • APR
    22
    Space Exploration in the Upcoming Decade Symposium
    7:00 AM

    Please join leading visionaries, space scientists, NASA astronauts and entrepreneurs from around the globe for the Space Exploration in the Upcoming Decade: The Domestication of Space symposium that will celebrate the 60-year anniversary of the launch of Sputnik 1 and the beginning of the space age. Meet with participants including colleagues from various universities, aerospace companies and, most importantly, students in the field of space exploration.

  • APR
    24
    UML Philosophy & Film: Monthly Film Series at Luna Theater
    7:30 PM

    With the help of the Chancellor's 2020 Challenge Grant, the UML philosophy department is partnering with the Luna Theater in downtown Lowell to present the UML Philosophy and Film series. Each film will be followed by a talk from a member from the UML philosophy department. The series is held on the last Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. The Luna Theater is located on the fourth floor of Mill No. 5, 250 Jackson St., Lowell.

    Jan. 30: "The Matrix" with Jose Mendoza who will present on External World Skepticism
    Feb. 27: "Don Jon" with Carol Hay who will present on Ethical Issues in Pornography
    March 27: "Pulp Fiction" with Christa Hodapp who will present on Masculinity and Race
    April 24: "Being John Malkovich" with Luis Oliveira, who will present on the Philosophy of Mind

  • MAY
    13
    University Commencement
    8:00 AM

    Commencement Day is Saturday, May 13, 2017. Two ceremonies will be performed at 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell.