Design work of students and faculty honored with ADDY Awards
The College of Engineering’s 100th anniversary book, “Engineering Powerful Futures,” earned both a Best of Show and Gold ADDY
Nile Project exploring music, cultures, challenges of world's longest river
The international collective of performers from 11 countries within the Nile River basin is coming to E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall March 1-3.
UA offering free High School Drama Day March 7 for students interested in theatre
Students will participate in physical, vocal and ensemble exercises and learn about design, technical theatre and career opportunities.
UA to host Ohio Latino Education Summit on March 6
Best practices for mentoring and providing opportunities to Ohio’s growing population of Latino students is the focus of the 2015 Latino Education Summit, to be hosted on campus Friday, March 6.
‘Blood Wedding’ combines work of Federico Garcia Lorca and Langston Hughes
The large and diverse cast represents the campus and community.
What's Next for Graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences?
Research Spotlight: Psychology and Computer Science
Researchers Use Xbox Technology for Engineering Education
A team of University of Akron researchers is using Microsoft's Kinect™ sensor device for Xbox to show how it can transition from the family room to the classroom. Dr. Yang Yun, associate professor of biomedical engineering; Dr. Philip Allen, professor of psychology; and Dr. Yingcai Xiao, associate professor of computer science, are developing an educational tool that uses Kinect™ to noninvasively stimulate the visual center of students' brains to help them comprehend engineering principles. Learn More
2014 BCAS Scholarship Recipients
Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences announces its 2014 Scholarship recipients. Students were recognized at a reception held on March 18, welcomed by Executive Dean Chand Midha and emceed by Associate Deans Linda Subich and Neil Sapienza. This year's award recipients are:
The Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Scholarship
The Pauline Franks Endowed Scholarship for Exceptional Students in the Fine Arts