Tag: UMass President’s Office

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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Managing Small Projects Workshop

Filed in Featured, General by on November 15, 2016
Managing Small Projects Workshop

The UMass President’s Office, in partnership with Bridgewater State University, recently provided a half-day Project Management workshop to individuals from local community colleges and universities. The workshop was geared towards professionals that lead small projects but do not have formal project management training. A broad range of project management topics were covered in a four-hour […]

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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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UMass Sustainability: The 2014 Report

Filed in Efficiency, Featured by on October 21, 2014
UMass Sustainability: The 2014 Report

In 2007, the University President and all five campus Chancellors signed the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment (ACUPCC). In so doing, the University committed to: developing a plan for achieving carbon neutrality taking concrete initial steps to achieve that, and publishing annual progress reports. In the years since, the University has succeeded in […]

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The University partners with Atomic Learning

Filed in Efficiency, Featured by and on September 11, 2014
The University partners with Atomic Learning

The University recently partnered with Atomic Learning, an award-winning provider of online technology training and support, for a shared University contract.  This contract provides UMass Amherst, UMass Boston, UMass Dartmouth, UMass Lowell, and UMass President’s Office staff with access to a wide variety of training materials on more than 250 commonly used applications, including: Microsoft® […]

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