AGPA hosts Inquiry Based Learning Using Polymers 2016 Workshop
The Akron Global Polymer Academy’s (APGA) passion for science and polymers is continuously expanding to educate and intrigue others, and this time its significant impact has reached local teachers.
[Video] Akron maintains Rubber City reputation
WKYC Channel 3's Jasmine Monroe finds out how innovation and adaptability have helped Akron maintain its leadership in the polymer industry.
Polymer outreach welcomes Great Lakes Science Center campers
The Akron Global Polymer Academy (AGPA) at The University of Akron is making great strides in educating young students about the world of science, polymers, and endless possibilities.
Every summer, the Great Lakes Science Center hosts a series of summer camps for middle school students. This year, AGPA hosted visits at UA on June 15, 29, and July 14.
Newkome named KSU distinguished alumnus
George R. Newkome, vice president of research Emeritus and the James and Vanita Oelschlager Professor of Science and Technology in the Department of Polymer Science, will receive the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award from Kent State University at a ceremony in September recognizing him, and other notable Kent alumni and friends.
Polymer Outreach supports expansion of STEM program to local high schools
RC cars and racing game engines? Sounds like fun! And, it’s all in the name of science education!
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Foundation has awarded the Akron Global Polymer Academy (AGPA) a grant to support the expansion of the Full Throttle STEM program to the nine high schools in the Akron Public Schools (APS) system.
September 30, 2016:
Akron Functional Materials Center (AFMC) 2016 Fall Meeting
October 06, 2016:
Alumni Day (October 6 & 7)
May 11, 2017:
Akron Functional Materials Center (AFMC) 2017 Spring Meeting