Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
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.
‘The Myers Touch’ opens April 29
Thirty-six seniors are showcasing the work in their portfolios at the Senior Design Exhibition April 29-May 5.
Meet our Knight Arts Challenge recipients
From music to art to theatre, members of the UA community will launch projects to enrich the entire Akron area.
UA speech and debate team brings home first state title
UA students won many individual and team awards at the Ohio Forensic Association’s annual State Championship Tournament, held this past weekend in Columbus.
Designed to last: Theatre professor sets the perfect scene
The spring production of "Hedda Gabbler" marks Adel Migid's 150th at The University of Akron.
What's Next for Graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences?
Research Spotlight: Psychology
UA's Counseling of Psychology Program Ranks No. 2 in the U.S.
THERE ARE DOZENS of graduate programs in counseling psychology that offer the academic and clinical training to obtain a license. But University of Akron graduate students are so well-prepared, they have a 97.37 pass rate on the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology (EPPP), placing the UA Ph.D. program in Counseling Psychology second in the nation.
The ranking is based on the pass rates of students in 62 American Psychological Association (APA) accredited counseling psychology programs in the nation. Ranked first is the University of Southern Mississippi. 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