University of Akron Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences News University of Akron Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences Recent News Headlines Art Bomb Brigade brings inspirational mural to region UA students, paintbrushes in hand, are helping to create another public mural as part of the Art Bomb Brigade. Wed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 EDT 736b3a34-7458-4ac5-b637-2229fc225e5e Fulbright Scholar brings new street art to Austria While on a Fulbright Fellowship, Markus Vogl used 3D printing to copy objects of cultural significance and convert them into miniature artworks. Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 EDT a62142c1-3f7c-45cb-a79d-088abeffa0e7 ‘One Strange Rock’: UA biologist featured in National Geographic documentary A segment with Dr. Hazel Barton exploring New Mexico’s Lechuguilla Cave debuts tonight, and will also be livestreamed. Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDT ca88638b-4be2-4c5c-b910-3e9e86f4adba Who should lead Ohio? Bliss Institute interviews could help voters with decision Our Bliss Institute for Applied Politics featured veteran politics reporter Tom Beres interviewing all six candidates for governor. Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT 0c3e5f02-7397-46ba-b9d9-d8f1cf408873 Melodious sounds of Steel Drum Band return to Thomas Hall Guest pannist Liam Teague and the Miami University Steel Drum Band join the UA pannists on April 7. Mon, 26 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT 0752e0f5-4b67-45f8-a87b-4046bbe5567e MonsterPianos! — They’re back to fill Thomas Hall stage April 8 Eight grand pianos will be on the Thomas Hall stage for the concert. Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT 4ac03de9-88b2-4b66-8064-2c43b50e6b51 Hedgemon wins $15,000 in inaugural CWRU startup competition The money will be used toward creating a full helmet designed to prevent concussions and other brain injuries to football players. Thu, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT 4d007815-a7b1-4948-bde8-9e8e9a34ed85 Synapse Series to host New Yorker columnist Adam Gopnik The connection between Galileo, Shakespeare and modern life will be pondered by the award-winning writier. Thu, 08 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EST b18fc781-427b-425d-a899-88f747b79a06 JazzFest 2018 will feature a tribute to Roland Paolucci The founder of UA's Jazz Program, Roland Paolucci, will be honored with a commissioned work during JazzFest 2018. Wed, 28 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST 6b564529-b89a-41a0-aafb-e22acf525b6f New certificate offers social media expertise Both current students and professionals can gain skills to succeed in this rapidly changing field. Wed, 28 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST d58a8f7c-6e58-40ef-9567-741549a7ec1a