Alumni in the News

New generation of students helps this alumna stay connected
May Chen and her husband, Dr. Chun Fu Chen, helped host three UA students during their visit to Shanghai this year for the international Hult Prize Competition
Alumna, actress Yvette Nicole Brown is living her dream
Brown takes us on a journey 'From UA to LA' during Rethinking Race.
Study says University of Akron students accumulate lowest debt upon graduation
The Institute on College Access and Success says of Ohio’s public research universities, in 2012 UA graduates earning bachelor’s degrees owed about $23,300, well below the state average of $29,000 and national one of $29,400.
Brad Dickerson '87 is no stranger to hard work as Under Armour's chief financial officer
Professional success credited to the strong work ethic developed at UA
Loyal alumna, decorated Army officer Lori Sigrist retires

Sigrist '90 celebrates an exemplary 23-year military career

The Generosity of Alumni and Friends

Alumnus Ron Andrea establishes bequest to help first-generation college students − just as he once was
Honorary Alumna Award goes to Zippy’s biggest fan
Bequest from June D. Kitarich Living Trust to provide scholarships
Fond memories of UA inspire alumnus to establish scholarship, help students
Area benefactor's estate assists UA Audiology

Other Headlines

Alumnus chosen to lead Ohio Aerospace Institute
Sankovic joins OAI after a 31-year career at NASA.
This room renovation is all about the blue and gold!
Super Zips fans Dave and Shelly Harris met at on campus and now have a room that shows their love of UA.
UA alumni family to compete on Oct. 17 ‘Family Feud’
The Hlas family will make its on-air debut Oct. 17 at 3 p.m. on WOIO Cleveland 19.
Honorary Alumna Award goes to Zippy’s biggest fan
Family and friends of Katie Noe gathered on steps of Buchtel Hall for the award ceremony and a hug from Zippy.
Alumna receives prestigious Milken Educator Award and $25,000
Maria Rodgers is recognized for her innovative and successful methods for teaching math to her students.

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