University of Akron Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences News http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/ University of Akron Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences Recent News Headlines Art Bomb Brigade brings inspirational mural to region http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=736b3a34-7458-4ac5-b637-2229fc225e5e 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=a62142c1-3f7c-45cb-a79d-088abeffa0e7 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=ca88638b-4be2-4c5c-b910-3e9e86f4adba 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=0c3e5f02-7397-46ba-b9d9-d8f1cf408873 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=0752e0f5-4b67-45f8-a87b-4046bbe5567e 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=4ac03de9-88b2-4b66-8064-2c43b50e6b51 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=4d007815-a7b1-4948-bde8-9e8e9a34ed85 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=b18fc781-427b-425d-a899-88f747b79a06 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=6b564529-b89a-41a0-aafb-e22acf525b6f 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 http://www.uakron.edu/bcas/about-us/news_detail.dot?newsId=d58a8f7c-6e58-40ef-9567-741549a7ec1a 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