Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
The art that weaves reality and fiction together
Art historian Carrie Lambert-Beatty of Harvard University will deliver a lecture for The Catherine H. Campbell Memorial Art History Lecture Series on Oct. 22.
Architecture and forms of control generate an uneasy dialogue
Conor McGrady's Exhibition of Drawings opens Oct. 1 at the UA Myers School of Art.
The impact of performance art exhibition
International artists Kristine Kenmochi and Katia Kush will be exhibiting their multimedia videos with sculptural elements at the Emily Davis Gallery in October.
2015-2016 Kulas Concert Series opens with keyboard artists
The Kulas Concert Series is the UA School of Music's signature series, supported by the Cleveland-based Kulas Foundation, showcasing stellar guest, faculty and student artists.
Breaking the Mold — TEDx talks feature game changers
The University of Akron announces speakers for Sept. 29 TED talks.
What's Next for Graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences?
Research Spotlight: Mary Schiller Myers School of Art
UA’s Metalsmithing Program goes extreme
Bloomberg Business reports that UA’s Jewelry and Metalsmithing Program is featured in OnlineSchoolsCenter.com’s list of “15 Most Extreme College Majors.” Among others on the list: the aerospace engineering program at Stanford University, the fermentation sciences program at Colorado State University, and the robotics program at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Learn More
Graduate Applied Mathematics Student receives 2nd Place
Applied Mathematics graduate student Daniel Rhoads receives second place in Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics contest, Math Matters, Apply It!. The goal of the campaign is to teach how mathematics can be applied in everyday life. Daniel, collaborating with Mathematics faculty Joseph Wilder and Physics faculty Jutta Luettmer-Strathmann, explained utilization of numerical methods to optimize design of organic solar cells and explained their importance – organic solar cells are a promising source of renewable energy for the future once their efficiency has improved enough for large-scale implementation.