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DIVISION OF ADVANCEMENT

GOVERNMENT AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS

We build and maintain relationships throughout the community and with local, state and federal goverments, striving to advance the University's mission and to lift the region's economy.


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Hands-on, real world experiences

We are assisting The Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics in creating more opportunities for Bliss student interns in local, state and federal offices.

Senator Brown during Bliss visit

Connections in Washington, D.C.

A recent trip to the capital for the Ohio Summer Social enabled us to visit Senators Portman and Brown (pictured above) among others.


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LEADERSHIP

Dr. Matt Akers
Director of Government Relations and Assistant Director of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics
330-972-7954
akers1@uakron.edu

Dr. Matthew Akers