Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 6:00pm
Olsen 102

This talk will define what we mean by big data and how firms like approaching the challenge of integration and monetization. Dr.Candace K. Sleeman will discuss the types of problems Fidelity is trying to solve. The types of tools Fidelity uses will be discussed.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 5:00pm
Olsen 219

ACM is open to students of all majors and skill levels who have an active interest in computer science and technology. We seek to be member-driven, which means that we need your input! Stop by to vote on upcoming events, meet fellow club members, and let us know what YOU want.


Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 5:00pm
Olsen 311

It's about a young man who's struggling to write his doctoral dissertation, seemingly losing his girlfriend in the process. It's a humorous and somewhat romantic tale.


This semester we have openings for the following positions:
Vice President, Secretary

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 5:00pm
Olsen 219

Are you ready for another great night of Interactive Fiction storytelling? Professor Brendan Desilets will be leading us through the intricacies of Inform 7 - a software tool for writing Interactive Fiction games (text adventures).

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 4:00pm
Olsen 311

Want your questions answered about your course selection for next semester? Then come enjoy our Course Planning Night, where you can get an overview of Computer Science course requirements, graduation requirements, as well as ask questions to our panel of faculty and upperclass students. Get your personal questions answered about your specific courses!

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 5:00pm
Olsen 311

Back for another round of Interactive Fiction storytelling, Professor Brendan Desilets will lead us in a group reading of Jason McIntosh's The Warbler's Nest.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 6:00pm
Olsen 311

Buzzword Bingo at Bose: How hot IT trends are truly making a difference in the workplace

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 1:00pm
Olsen 311

Please join us for our Fall 2014 Opening Meeting!

ACM is open to students of all majors and skill levels who have an active interest in computer science and technology. We seek to be member-driven, which means that we need your input! Stop by to vote on upcoming events, meet fellow club members, and let us know what YOU want.



The results for the 2014 Student Activities Awards are in, and we are happy to announce that our ACM chapter won the Rising River Hawks Award

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 5:00pm
POSTPONED to Fall 2014

Topics include basic diagnosis of computer issues, virus removal, networking, security etc. We will be primarily looking at the Windows Operating System, with some references to Linux, OSX, and mobile systems. There will be an overview of the IT field, skills required, current issues, and how to work with IT personnel in a work environment.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 5:00pm
Olsen 311

Android Mobile Applications for all skill levels
Use MIT App Inventor to make an app
Discuss good practices, approaches, and theories

led by Mark Sherman

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 5:00pm

Every Undergraduate enrolled in the Computer Science program at UMass Lowell must complete a two semester project sequence. Completing the requirement, however, is not as simple as registering for a normal course. Each project sequence has a set of pre-requisites that must be fulfilled, meaning that students set on completing a particular sequence should plan their semesters accordingly.

Monday, April 7, 2014 - 5:00pm
Olsen 311

Before the First Person Shooter there was the Second Person Thinker

Join us for a Movie Night! We'll be showing Get Lamp, the documentary about interactive fiction and text based adventures. Refreshments provided by UMass Lowell ACM.

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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 8:30am

Hi Everyone!

If you have enjoyed being a part of ACM, and would like to nominate us for one of the awards from Student Activities, please visit the following link. (You will need to login as the link is a CollegiateLink form). Please feel free to nominate UMass Lowell ACM, our esteemed advisor Jesse Heines, or any of the student leaders that you felt made a difference.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 12:00pm

Cyber Aces presents a virtual career fair that will allow attendees to directly connect with employers about cybersecurity job and internship opportunities in an online format over two days this summer.

Monday, March 3, 2014 - 5:00pm
Olsen 311

Back for another round, Professor Brendan Desilets will lead a group interactive fiction reading of Stephen Granade's Arrival, or Attack of the B-Movie Clichés

Friday, February 21, 2014 - 2:00pm
Perry Atrium, Saab Center (North Campus)

UMass Lowell Alumnus, Munjal Desai, will be providing insights on Google recruitment, culture, and how the company is facing current challenges within his field.

Munjal graduated with a PhD in Computer Science from UMass Lowell in 2012. He began working as a Google Engineer in January 2013.

Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 5:00pm
Olsen 311

The Opening Meeting for our 3rd semester

We'll talk about what exactly ACM is, and the benefits of becoming a member. Events for the semester will be publicly announced and we'll toss around ideas for things we can do during our general meetings.

We have some very special events coming up this semester, don't miss out!

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 2:00pm
Alumni Hall (North Campus)

Sponsored by Google, Inc., this workshop will review basics for creating a great resume. The workshop will be conducted by Melissa James, Technical Student Engagement, from Google, Inc., and is geared towards students majoring in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Information Technology, Computer Engineering and all related majors.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 5:00pm
Olsen 311

Brendan Desilets will lead us through a tutorial on using Inform 7 to create our own interactive fiction adventures.

An explanation of Interactive Fiction, and a few stories, by award winning author Adam Cadre:

Saturday, November 2, 2013 - 12:00pm
Lowell Makes - 47 Lee St - Lowell MA 01852

Lowell Makes is a new facility in Lowell that provides member access to tools, space, machinery and other resources in order to create and invent. As part of their grand opening, they are holding a 24-hr hackathon. In the 24 hour time period you need to make something - anything - that does something. That's right - creative freedom. It can be hardware, software, whatever.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 4:30pm
Olsen 311


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Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 5:00pm
Olsen 311

Did you miss this event? The story is available for free here:

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 6:00pm
Olsen 311

Mike Begonis will be teaching a miniCourse in Microsoft C# using the Visual Studio IDE.

The course was scheduled to run until 10/29 but has been cancelled. Thank you to those that attended.


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