Today@UMass Lowell
April 01, 2015

UMass Profs Join Forces at State House
Five professors from across the UMass system, including Juliette Rooney-Varga, advised policymakers on the science of climate change at a March 25 State House forum. Read More

Assoc. Prof. of Biological Sciences Juliette Rooney-Varga, center, discusses climate change resiliency during a State House forum on March 25.

Middle-Schoolers Get Help Fighting Cyberbullies
Students in a class at McGlynn Middle School in Medford are addressing cyberbullying through computer programming, with the help of Assoc. Prof. Fred Martin. Read More

Assoc. Prof. Fred Martin conducts a teachers’ workshop at Olsen Hall on North Campus.

Philosophy Prof: Resistance Isn’t Futile
Carol Hay, an assistant professor of philosophy, earned the American Philosophical Association's 2015 Gregory Kavka/UC Irvine Prize in Political Philosophy, regarded as the most prestigious prize in the field. Read More

Carol Hay is the first junior scholar to earn the Kavka Prize in political philosophy. Photo by Tory Germann.