DifferenceMaker® is a campus-wide program that engages UMass Lowell students in creative problem solving, innovation and entrepreneurship.
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Companies Formed By Teams
Teams Patents Filed or Issued
Do you have an idea?
Do you see a problem you want to solve?
Do you want to make a difference in your community, or in the world?
Do you want to join a team and work with other students?
Sound like you? Get involved!
Join us in supporting student teams as they pitch their novel ideas to a panel of judges for a chance to win $50,000 in funding.
Date: April 24, 2019
Time: 5-8:30 p.m.
Location: University Crossing, Moloney Hall
Do you need help building up a team for the $50,000 Idea Challenge?
Please visit our TeamMaker website.
Honors student Michael Doane has won several prestigious fellowships and scholarships for his cancer-related and biofuel research. He says UMass Lowell does a great job of structuring both classes and learning experiences that build on one another.
TermaGreen is a thermodynamic generator that captures heat and converts it into energy that can be reused.
Honors student Tyler Cote helped start an award-winning nonprofit, co-authored research papers and interned with a Washington think tank, all while completing two majors.