The 2012-13 Report to the Community
The annual Report to the Community, distributed at Dr. Luis Proenza's recent State of the University Address, is titled “UniverCity” to reflect UA's deep engagement with the community at so many levels.
This involvement includes the numerous collaborative economic development partnerships the University has helped forge over the years, new research initiatives, and programs designed to increase access to higher education and encourage STEM careers.
► Experience for yourself a dynamic and interactive representation of our University's transformation and its achievements over the past 15 years through this year's community report.
Our new “Help a Zip” program is up and running! Anyone on campus, including students, may now alert a team of professionals about a student who is having difficulties.
Visit the Help a Zip referral page at www.uakron.edu/referral.
Examples of issues that can be reported include:
There are also resources on the site to assist you in working with students on your own. Look for more retention and student-success resources to be added to the site in the coming months.
UA was one of three U.S. universities named an Innovation Corps site by the National Science Foundation, providing a platform for students and researchers to pitch their innovations in an attempt to win federal funding. Read More.