Tag: UMass Lowell

Top Articles of Winter 2016

Filed in Featured, General by on March 30, 2017
Top Articles of Winter 2016

I would like to feature some of the top articles from the past quarter. We have seen many new accomplishments such as the third Maritime Innovations Conference at UMass Dartmouth, UMass Medical School’s partnership in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing, UMass System earning the 2016 Leading by Example (LBE) Award for sustainability efforts, student successes, and many more. But what are […]

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UMass Lowell Business Students Tap Into App Development

Filed in Featured, General, Student Success by on March 9, 2017
UMass Lowell Business Students Tap Into App Development

Business and Computer Science professors collaborate to bring finance apps to life Anyone can dream up a good idea for a mobile application. But not everyone has the technical skills required to turn their idea into a real-life app that people can tap and swipe on their phones. Thanks to a collaboration with Prof. Fred […]

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Cognos Retirement Marks Completion of Transition to Summit

Filed in Featured, General by on December 8, 2016
Cognos Retirement Marks Completion of Transition to Summit

The Cognos ReportNet reporting tool is retiring at the end of 2016, completing the transition to “Summit”, the UMass enterprise data warehouse and business intelligence/analytics platform. Although Cognos had become an important part of conducting business in UMass Boston, Dartmouth, and Lowell (BDL), the transition to Summit has made use of next generation reporting and […]

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New App Lets Students Create Class Schedules on the Fly

Filed in Featured, General, Student Success by on November 8, 2016
New App Lets Students Create Class Schedules on the Fly

UMASS LOWELL’S WEB SERVICES’ SCHEDULE BUILDER HELPS MAKE REGISTRATION FASTER, EASIER UMass Lowell Nursing major Erin Kilban used to rely on old-fashioned pen and paper when it came time to figure out her class schedule. Like most students, Kilban would log into the Student Information System, browse her course options and start mapping out a […]

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Commonwealth’s Annual Performance Recognition Program 2016

Filed in Featured, General by on November 1, 2016
Commonwealth’s Annual Performance Recognition Program 2016

Every year, for thirty-two years now, the Commonwealth’s Human Resources Division coordinates the annual Commonwealth of Massachusetts Performance Recognition Program (PRP). The Performance Recognition Program is a great way to acknowledge, encourage, and reinforce an individual or team’s outstanding performance. These awards recognize employees who consistently demonstrate innovation, dedication, and a commitment to excellence. The […]

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