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  • JAN
    25
    Women's Basketball vs. New Hampshire
    11:00 AM

    UMass Lowell in partnership with Lowell General Hospital is inviting elementary and middle school students to the Tsongas Center to experience a day of health and fitness during the women's basketball game vs. UNH.

  • JAN
    27
    Ice Hockey vs. Northeastern
    6:00 PM

    Watch your River Hawks take on the NU Huskies and celebrate the "All-Era" Team, representing 1997-2007, featuring the red "Lowell" jersey. All-Era honorees will be honored on the collector's glass, which the first 1,000 fans will receive courtesy of Jeanne D'Arc Credit Union. 

  • JAN
    30
    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
  • JAN
    31
    MLK Celebration Dinner
    5:00 PM

    Members of the university community and the public who exemplify the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s commitment to social justice will be recognized with Distinguished Service Awards at the annual MLK Celebration Dinner. The theme for this year's program is "the fierce urgency of now," a term coined by King at the 1963 March on Washington, which drew more than 200,000 people, that helped galvanize public opinion in favor of enacting legislation to protect African Americans' civil and economic rights. Artwork and essays by Lowell public schoolchildren that best illustrate this theme will also be honored during the free event, which is open to the public.

  • FEB
    01
    Dean's Distinguished Guest Lecture Series
    3:00 PM

    Distinguished Guest Lecturer, Michael Liebman, Ph.D is the Managing Director of IPQ Analytics, LLC and Strategic Medicine, Inc. He is an Adjunct Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology at Drexel College of Medicine and Adjunct Professor of Drug Discovery, First Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University. Dr. Liebman's research focuses on computational models of disease progression that stress risk detection, disease processes and clinical pathway modeling, and disease stratification from the clinical perspective. He utilizes systems-based approaches and design thinking to represent and analyzie risk/benefit analysis in pharmaceutical development and healthcare. Lecture sponsored by the Kennedy College of Sciences, College of Health Sciences and the Office of Research and Innovation.

  • FEB
    02
    ADVANCE WAVES Kickoff Event
    3:00 PM

    Chancellor Moloney invites you to a Kick Off for Making WAVES - Women Academics Values and Engaged in STEM.
    The keynote address, "Wanted: 21st Century Explorers! Women and Men Working Together in STEM," will be given by keynote speaker Pan Conrad, deputy PI and Investigation Scientist for Sample Analysis at Mars on the Mars Science Laboratory mission. She is also a co-investigator to both the SHERLOC chemical sensor and the MEDA environmental sensing package. Conrad has a wealth of experience to share related to being a woman who has successfully navigated a male-dominated field. Please RSVP to Victoria_Denoon@uml.edu if you are able to attend.

  • FEB
    04
    Ice Hockey vs. New Hamsphire
    7:00 PM

    Join us at the Tsongas Center for our most popular promotion: Star Wars Night! You will get the chance to meet characters from Star Wars in the lobby and on the concourse throughout the night. Last year, Darth Vader and R2D2 made appearances! And don't forget to cheer on your River Hawks against the UNH Wildcats.

  • FEB
    09
    "American Philosophy" Reading & Book-Signing with Prof. John Kaag
    4:00 PM

    Reading and Presentation by Philosophy Professor John Kaag of his recently publish book "American Philosophy: A Love Story," which the New York Times called "extremely contemporary ...  'American Philosophy' succeeds, not as a textbook or survey, but a spirited lover's quarrel with the individualism and solipsism in our national thought." The reading will be followed by book-signing and a reception.

  • FEB
    12
    Women's Basketball vs. Hartford
    2:00 PM

    Fill the Tsongas to watch the women's basketball team take on Hartford. Fans are encouraged to wear pink in support of breast cancer awareness. And there will be a post-game clinic with the women's basketball team in honor of National Girls & Women's Sports Day!

  • FEB
    15
    Men's Basketball vs. Vermont
    7:00 PM

    Come see your men's basketball team take on the UVM Catamounts at the Tsongas. Students from across the Merrimack Valley can submit Rowdy art pieces. We will be showcasing them at the game and winners will be recognized throughout the night! UMass Lowell Clubs and Organizations will compete to see which one has the most spirit. Get your blue on!

  • FEB
    16
    Engineering Alumni Showcase with Kim Kinsley '91, '93
    4:00 PM

    Join us for our upcoming Alumni Showcase event, which features Kim Kinsley '91,'93 Vice President, Operations, at United Technologies Aerospace Systems. Kinsley will engage students and alumni in conversation regarding education, career paths, growth and leadership. Kinsley is a proud double River Hawk having received both her BS and MS in Plastics Engineering at UMass Lowell. We expect this presentation to be extremely popular, and recommend registering below to ensure seating. Light refreshments will be available.

  • FEB
    25
    Chancellor's Celebration of Music - Powering Up!
    8:00 PM

    The Sound Recording Technology and Composition for New Media programs will meld the latest technology with creative expression. Come see what emerges! The evening's performance will be preceded by a reception at 6:30 p.m. at Alumni Hall. Concert is free, but tickets for the reception are $40 and will benefit Music Scholarships. Location: Mark and Elisia Saab Emerging Technologies and Innovation Center, 40 University Ave., Lowell.

  • FEB
    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
    02
    Medieval Gallego-Portuguese Troubadour Love Songs Concert
    8:00 PM

    The haunting Gallego-Portuguese Cantigas de Amigo are an all-but-lost piece of western love lyric tradition dating back to the ninth century. Featuring Cristi Catt and Daniela ToŠic, vocals; Taki Masuko, percussion; Ritchie Stearns, banjo, and Cory DiMario, bass. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Natalia Melo at 978-934-5199.

  • MAR
    23
    The Heterodyne Trio
    8:00 PM

    The Heterodyne Trio (cello and electronics) tours with two new works by Jenna Lyle and Élise Roy, along with Brian Ferneyhough's seminal Time and Motion Study II.

  • 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
    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 free, but tickets for the reception are $40 and will benefit Music Scholarships.

  • 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
    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
    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.