News Archive

05/26/2017
Kevin Cavicchi awarded the William C. Zekan Memorial Service Award
05/26/2017
Congratulations to Laurel Lohrey - Zipstastic Award winner for May
05/25/2017
UA’s prolific inventor inspires younger generations
05/25/2017
AGPA Outreach Shows Kids the Fun Side of Science
05/22/2017
Akron SPE Section Hosts Networking Event at CPSPE
05/22/2017
Polymer College Partners with Local High School to Offer Students Hands-On Research Experience
05/18/2017
UA receives part of $7.5 million grant to develop innovative uses for melanin
05/17/2017
Polymers Appreciation Day student poster winners announced!
05/17/2017
CPSPE Staff Spotlight: Diana Woolf
05/15/2017
Dean Emeritus, Dr. Frank N. Kelley awarded the inaugural CPSPE College Alumni Award during Polymers Appreciation Day
05/03/2017
CSMonitor.com - Can the Rust Belt become the 'Brain Belt'?
05/03/2017
May 2017 Safety Focus: Campus Emergencies
05/02/2017
Japanese delegation inspired by biomimicry in Northeast Ohio
04/27/2017
The University of Akron wins a trifecta at the ACS Rubber Division Awards
04/13/2017
CPSPE Staff Spotlight: Sarah Thorley
04/06/2017
Becker inducted as 2017 PMSE Fellow
04/04/2017
Polymer science student accepted into ACS Summer School on Green Chemistry & Sustainable Energy
04/03/2017
April 2017 Safety Focus: SHUT THE SASH!
03/29/2017
Polymer scientist William Landis honored for contributions
03/27/2017
Cheng to receive SPSJ International Award
03/24/2017
UA’s Polymer College establishes Akron Masters Program in Taiwan
03/21/2017
Researchers' work selected for Virtual Special Issue of I&EC Research
03/17/2017
Battelle Scientists Meet with Polymer Faculty to Discuss Common Interests in Biomedical Research
03/16/2017
Polymer outreach another great success at the 2017 King and Friends Science Olympiad
03/14/2017
Kaur Awarded Ohio Soybean Council Foundation Scholarship
03/13/2017
Polymer engineering researchers' work published in PNAS
03/09/2017
A first: University inventor receives three U.S. patents in single day
03/08/2017
CPSPE Staff Spotlight: Melissa Bowman
03/03/2017
AGPA polymer outreach to host upcoming Science Olympiad
03/02/2017
Super Resolution Imaging Helps Determine a Stem Cell’s Future
03/01/2017
March 2017 Safety Focus: Wellness, Stress & Safety
03/01/2017
Prof. Alan Gent, The University of Akron, and the Adhesion Society's 40th Birthday
02/21/2017
NSF Supports the Future Success of Polymer REU Program
02/20/2017
Polymer Science student to receive John Wiley book award
02/14/2017
University of Akron researchers collaborate with Argonne and Brookhaven National Laboratories
02/10/2017
February 2017 Safety Focus: Student Safety Violation Policy
02/08/2017
Faculty look to snakes and termites to improve daily life
01/30/2017
Remembering Dr. Howard L. Stephens
01/30/2017
Thematic issue of Elements magazine guest-edited by Polymer Science professor
01/27/2017
UA’s Polymer College Strengthens International Partnership with French IFP School
01/23/2017
AGPA polymer outreach helps at local science fairs
01/04/2017
January 2017 Safety Focus: Chemical Inventories
12/13/2016
Recent AGPA polymer outreach prompts excitement for the future
12/12/2016
PolyLux reaches next step in product development process
12/05/2016
Dr. Stephen Z.D. Cheng's recent work published in PNAS
12/01/2016
December Safety Focus: Lab, Hood, and Personal Safety
11/28/2016
Alumnus opens new Akron Children's Museum
11/22/2016
CPSPE visits to China renew and establish University-to-University agreements
11/16/2016
Polymer Engineering chair and professor invited to give inaugural lecture in India
11/15/2016
APTS provides customized training to team from Indonesia
11/14/2016
Dean Amis visits Taipei and meets with CPSPE alumni
11/01/2016
CPSPE Confers Over a Dozen Student Awards and Fellowships
11/01/2016
November Safety Focus: Hazardous Waste
10/31/2016
AGPA and CPSPE grad students visit GlenOak High School
10/18/2016
Students hit right pitch with their health-related products
10/17/2016
AGPA offers hands-on, polymer activities to students and families
10/12/2016
October Safety Focus: Fire Safety & Prevention
10/10/2016
Independent Control of Elastomer Properties through Stereocontrolled Synthesis
09/28/2016
Preprogramming materials to shape shift at a given time
09/27/2016
BRIC intensifying cooperation with NASA with new fellowship opportunities
09/26/2016
Boy Scout troop visits CPSPE
09/22/2016
UA student brings science lessons to children of Ghana
09/21/2016
K-12 Polymer Outreach in September
09/01/2016
September Safety Focus: BACK TO THE BASICS
08/30/2016
Celebration of generous donation to Polymer College
08/30/2016
University of Akron researchers find thin layers of water can become ice-like at room temperature
08/29/2016
ACS POLY-PMSE Student Chapter at The University of Akron is established
08/26/2016
Welcome New Students to the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering!
08/25/2016
The super-organism behind Nature’s skyscraper
08/19/2016
Dean Emeritus Frank N. Kelley speaks to rising leaders in the Akron community
08/18/2016
WXIX-TV and WOIO-TV report that UA alum Dr. Murthy Simhambhatla has been named CEO and President of Alphaeon Corporation
08/18/2016
Bridgestone utilizes Make it in America grant to subsidize Polymer Training
08/15/2016
Synthetic melanin makes color-changing skin
08/12/2016
AGPA End of Summer Outreach Events
08/05/2016
Biomimicry is a promising approach for driving innovation, study finds
08/05/2016
Undergraduate polymer research showcased on campus
08/01/2016
August Safety Focus: Know Before You Work!
07/21/2016
AGPA hosts Inquiry Based Learning Using Polymers 2016 Workshop
07/18/2016
[Video] Akron maintains Rubber City reputation
07/15/2016
Newkome named KSU distinguished alumnus
07/15/2016
Polymer outreach welcomes Great Lakes Science Center campers
07/12/2016
Polymer Outreach supports expansion of STEM program to local high schools
07/08/2016
1st Annual CPSPE Battle of the Labs a Huge Success
07/06/2016
July Safety Focus: HAZCOMM/GHS Training
07/06/2016
[Video] CPSPE is featured in a new JobsOhio video
06/28/2016
Crain's Cleveland Business: Record-breaking event helps illustrate Akron's footing in the polymer science world
06/27/2016
Global Partner, East China University of Science and Technology, visits The University of Akron
06/16/2016
Dhinojwala Group Wins at PiNO
06/16/2016
Polymer Outreach Program Offers Research Experience for Teachers
06/15/2016
Akron Polymer Technology Services has a Worldwide Impact
06/01/2016
June Safety Focus: Lab Cleaning
06/01/2016
The elasticity of creativity in the minds of young inventors
05/31/2016
Research Experience For Undergraduates Launches This Year’s Summer Program
05/16/2016
Outstanding researcher works to solve medical challenges
05/11/2016
Tosoh Bioscience LLC and The University of Akron Debut The Tosoh Polymer Chromatography Laboratory at the Goodyear Polymer Center
05/06/2016
They built a better bandage, and won $7,000
05/05/2016
Polymer Science alumnus wins Young Scientist Award from Science Academy Society in Turkey
05/03/2016
Akron Global Polymer Academy Inspires K-12 Students with Hands-On Polymer Experiences
05/02/2016
May Safety Focus: Lab Coats
04/29/2016
Dr. Coleen Pugh’s presentation at ACS National Meeting is identified as “The Best Presentation”