Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
Broadway’s ‘Kinky Boots’ leads to landmark research on fatherhood
UA professor's study shows negative effects on adult son’s well-being when father tries to “make a man out of him.”
UA leads effort to ‘art bomb’ Downtown Laundromat
Under the guidance of alumnus Matt Miller, 25 art students from the Akron Public Schools and UA will work with faculty to design, draw and paint a mural on the side of the laundromat building.
Stepping into summer: guest choreographer brings opportunities to UA dance students
Dancers will collaborate with Stephanie Martinez in staging a new work as part of the UA Dance Company Fall 2016 Concert in November.
Changing the tune for artists as educators
UA offers professional training and accreditation for artists who are educators.
Crowdfunding contest will help biology students pay for research
Crowdfunding is an emerging trend as the competition for grants and other monies becomes increasingly competitive.
What's Next for Graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences?
Research Spotlight: Computer Science
UA’s Computer Science Master’s program prestigiously ranked
The TFE Times has ranked The University of Akron’s Computer Science Master’s program #52 in the United States. TFE Times indicates its rankings are the most comprehensive rankings for graduate computer science programs in the United States.
To view rankings, visit https://tfetimes.com/2016-computer-science-rankings.
Summer study abroad trip to Japan
Students from UA's Modern Language Department, lead by senior lecturer Yuki Fujiwara Sigler, are participating in the department's first study abroad trip to Japan.
The 14-day trip, kicked off May 23, offered the 14 students an opportunity to experience and immerse themselves in Japanese culture by solving real world tasks along with historical place visitation and cultural experience. Places visited include Kyoto, Hiroshima, Osaka, Tokyo, and many more.