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UA’s chemical engineering research program is the strongest in the state, ranked 29th among similar research programs in the country, and in the top 140 in the world!

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Members of the Cool Aid Team are, from left, Gopal Nadkarni, Dr. Nicholas Garafolo and Harry Harris. Not pictured is Aaron Rood.

Initially invented for the military, the technology behind the ‘cool helmet’ might soon make the ride a lot cooler for motorcyclists.

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The demand for graduates in surveying and mapping continues to grow, and UA is the only higher education institution in Ohio with an accredited surveying and mapping program.

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Help make the dreams of higher education a possibility for more students. Give to The University of Akron’s MAKING A DIFFERENCE AND MOVING FORWARD campaign.

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Get your tickets now and cheer the Zips as the women look to capture another 19-win season and the men defend their MAC championship. Both teams are in action at home on November 30.

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As a liaison between the University and local corporations, UA Solutions can help you advance your career with courses in Leadership, Six Sigma, Lean, Project Management, and more. If you’re looking to further your education, UA Solutions also can prepare you for the GMAT, GRE, or LSAT exam. Alumni receive a 10 percent discount on noncredit courses. Classes start soon. Call 330-972-7577 to enroll.

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Higher Learning Commission wants feedback about UA

The University of Akron is seeking comments about the University from the public in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency, the Higher Learning Commission. This is your opportunity. Let your voice be heard. Comments must be received by Jan. 12, 2017.

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