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Professor secures $1.9 million R01 grant for asthma research

Professor secures $1.9 million R01 grant for asthma research

Dr. Sailaja Paruchuri hopes her efforts will lead to new treatments of common respiratory disorders and allergies.  Full story


Engineering’s ‘Mom’ revels in students’ growth

Engineering’s ‘Mom’ revels in students’ growth

Dr. Julie Zhao has dedicated much of her professional life to introducing students of diverse backgrounds to the wonders of engineering.  Meet Julie


Ph.D. student has close eye on research, fellowship

Ph.D. student has close eye on research, fellowship

Katelyn Sondereker discovered her strong interest in research after volunteering in a biology lab — now her study of eye cells has put her on a career path.  Meet Katelyn

 
 

Professor secures $1.9 million R01 grant for asthma research

Professor secures $1.9 million R01 grant for asthma research

Dr. Sailaja Paruchuri hopes her efforts will lead to new treatments of common respiratory disorders and allergies.  Full story


Engineering’s ‘Mom’ revels in students’ growth

Engineering’s ‘Mom’ revels in students’ growth

Dr. Julie Zhao has dedicated much of her professional life to introducing students of diverse backgrounds to the wonders of engineering.  Meet Julie


Ph.D. student has close eye on research, fellowship

Ph.D. student has close eye on research, fellowship

Katelyn Sondereker discovered her strong interest in research after volunteering in a biology lab — now her study of eye cells has put her on a career path.  Meet Katelyn

 
 

Inclusive excellence at UA

Inclusive Excellence at The University of Akron

AT THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON, we strive to create a welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. We respect and celebrate our differences and invite you to join us in creating an environment in which we can all excel.

We strive to create a framework for excellence that incorporates diversity at its core in harmony with the educational experience.

Inclusive excellence is a key component of a comprehensive strategy for achieving institutional excellence. This includes the academic excellence of all students in attendance, and concerted efforts to educate and equip them to succeed in a diverse society with sophisticated intercultural skills.

Signature programs:

  • Rethinking Race, a two-week examination of race and race-related issues presented through films, speakers, performances and "Face-2-Face Conversations."
  • The Black Male Summit, two days of leadership and inspiration from leading national experts in African American Male educational achievement.

Inclusive Excellence at Akron

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Springfest

Students at Springfest, typically held on campus the last Friday of the spring semester.