Honors College students in the news
Varsity esports program being added at The University of Akron
This is the first varsity program at a public university in northern Ohio. Esports also will offer academic opportunities to students.
The biggest win for these graduates was off the court
Callie and Brenna Mack helped found Zips for Haiti after UA's first service trip there. Now the student organization sells coffee made from the country's beans to fund scholarships for its students to study here.
University of Akron to graduate world’s first students with Ph.D. training in biomimicry
Nearly 3,000 UA students are graduating this spring. UA is hosting six commencement ceremonies at E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.
Game changing on a global scale — UA team ready to lead the way
Three honors students have developed an innovative social enterprise that could improve the lives of millions of refugees.
Team of social entrepreneurs competing for prestigious Hult Prize
UA students accept challenge to help to solve global refugee crisis.
The University of Akron to award degrees to 1,399 candidates
Fall 2016 commencement ceremonies to be held Friday and Saturday.