Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
Alexis Cole and Nestor Torres headline JazzFest 2016
Alexis Cole and Nestor Torres are the Bittle Jazz Artists-in-Residence for UA JazzFest 2016, beginning Tuesday, March 15.
UA to host nine abstract painters in latest exhibition
The works explore how the sense of touch defines our perceptions and shapes our vision.
Ohio native returns to be artist-in-residence at UA
Julie Schenkelberg and UA fine arts students will create a “fantastical” interior landscape.
Neos Dance Theatre to engage students across all disciplines
The arts organization, now headquartered at E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, offers experiential learning opportunities to students in many disciplines.
Local doctors, nurses learn Spanish to better serve growing Hispanic population
Dr. Parizad Dejbord-Sawan's Spanish language classes for Akron Children's Hospital employees lead to better communication all around.
What's Next for Graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences?
Research Spotlight: Bliss Institute
Bliss Institute Professors Explore Buckeye Politics
"Buckeye Battleground: Ohio, Campaigns, and Elections in the Twenty-First Century," a book authored by Bliss Institute professors Daniel Coffey, John Green, David Cohen and Stephen Brooks, is a comprehensive compendium of information on national elections in the context of Ohio politics. Learn More
Kevin Stuhldreher and Katie Soinski
Graphic Design Students receive Honor
Graphic Design students Kevin Stuhldreher and Katie Soinski receive Student Best of Show in the annual Akron ADDY Awards. The ADDY Awards are considered the world’s largest advertising competition, honoring creative excellence and cultivating the highest creative standards in the industry. Kevin and Katie were honored for their work which was created to educate other designers about the work and creativity of 5 lead designers as part of Design Week within the Myers School of Art. The large installation is 35' x 8'. Professors Janice Troutman and Brittyn DeWerth were faculty advisors for this "out of the classroom" project.
Student Best of Show