Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
Host of ‘The Open Mind’ to speak at UA
Alexander Heffner to talk about civil discourse in a digital age.
Trump’s triumph is a new reality and a new course at UA
Class will look at the election results and why many people voted for Donald Trump.
UA professor receives grant to help find cure for multiple sclerosis
The National Institutes of Health grant will help Dr. Leah Shriver develop new therapies.
National party leadership comes once again from UA
UA alumnus Bob Paduchik follows in footsteps of Ray C. Bliss to help lead Republican National Committee.
The University of Akron to award degrees to 1,399 candidates
Fall 2016 commencement ceremonies to be held Friday and Saturday.
Graduates from The College of Arts & Sciences.
Research Spotlight: English
Recent Accomplishments of English Faculty
Faculty in the English Department have much to be proud about with the recent publications of so many great works. Not only are faculty in the English Department dedicated to develop their students into creative writers, they are dedicated to providing readers with excellent stories and poems to enjoy.
BCAS student receives Game-Changer Award
The Game-Changer award will be presented to eight University of Akron students who embody the I-won’t-take-no-for-an-answer, roll-up-my-sleeves-and-make-it-happen approach that our career-ready graduates are known for.
UA Game-Changers will receive recognition at select Zips football and basketball games throughout the season, and all eight recipients will be presented with a $1,000 prize.
By high school, Mylor Acquaah knew he wanted a career in radio broadcasting and was drawn to The University of Akron because it is home to WZIP, the largest student-run radio station in the country. Mylor is a Communication student pursuing a degree in mass media. He is the Director of DJs for WZIP, as well as an on-air personality. According to WZIP General Manager Chris Keppler, Mylor is a leader at WZIP with an infectious positive attitude. He takes charge of his team at WZIP and tends to solve problems before they even arise. Mylor has also contributed to an upcoming documentary by Dr. Kathleen Endres on the history of Edwin Shaw Tuberculosis Sanatorium.