Works by emerging African-American playwrights at UA Sandefur Theatre April 10-11
The regional premiere of “Hands Up: 6 Playwrights, 6 Testaments” is April 10 and 11.
Mandatory arrest laws may hurt domestic violence victims
Law designed to protect victims may be backfiring, according to recent research by two sociologists.
New work by French choreographer on program for UA Dance Company
The performances will also feature original works choreographed by UA dance faculty.
Art students learning career lessons for this summer and beyond
Sherry Simms created and teaches the new “Boston Mills Experience” course at The at UA's Myers School of Art.
UA Terpsichore Dance Club presents ‘Spring Into Dance’
The student-orchestrated production showcasing the works of seven student choreographers will be presented April 2-4.
What's Next for Graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences?
Research Spotlight: Psychology
UA's Counseling of Psychology Program Ranks No. 2 in the U.S.
THERE ARE DOZENS of graduate programs in counseling psychology that offer the academic and clinical training to obtain a license. But University of Akron graduate students are so well-prepared, they have a 97.37 pass rate on the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology (EPPP), placing the UA Ph.D. program in Counseling Psychology second in the nation.
The ranking is based on the pass rates of students in 62 American Psychological Association (APA) accredited counseling psychology programs in the nation. Ranked first is the University of Southern Mississippi. Learn More
Student-run Z-TV honored by Broadcast Education Association
The School of Communication's student-run TV station, Z-TV has been named the 2014 Signature Station by the Student Media Advisors group of the Broadcast Education Association.
The station took the top honors this year in a highly competitive selection process judged by broadcast professionals from around the U.S. Judges noted that Z-TV students produce a "well-rounded selection of programming that firmly aims at a clearly defined target market. Program formats and production quality is outstanding in this category. Web presence judged by number of online views was significantly higher than other entries, in fact, more than all other entrants combined."
The competition reviews programming and practices at student-run college radio and television stations each year. The Signature Station Competition recognizes remarkable advisors, students, and stations at BEA's annual convention held every April in Las Vegas.