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Students in our prestigious Williams Honors College take advantage of additional academic and research opportunities.


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Pulse of the heartland

In his latest book, Engish Professor David Giffels explores Ohio and why its voices matter.

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Nearly two dozen undergraduates on path to medical school

UA is the first step on the way to medical school for Daniel Gao and 21 fellow Zips, thanks to a special arrangement with Northeast Ohio Medical School.