News Archive

08/13/2018
Polymer Undergraduate Program Provides Valuable Experience and Positive Impact for Interns
08/07/2018
CPSPE Welcomes Staff Hires – MRC Manager and Director of Operations
08/02/2018
August Safety Focus: 2018 Lab Safety Rules Review
07/27/2018
Welcome to Akron, 'Middle City, USA'
07/19/2018
“Inquiry Based Learning Using Polymers” provides valuable learning experience for middle and high school teachers
07/12/2018
Polymer college celebrates retirement of Dr. Stephen Cheng
07/10/2018
Polymer researcher taking a look at tire reinforcement
07/03/2018
UA’s Sport Science Academy and Akron Global Polymer Academy team up for STEM in Sport Camp
07/02/2018
July Safety Focus: Old Chemicals and Samples Disposal
06/25/2018
Polymer professor develops safer component for lithium batteries
06/19/2018
Dr. Tianbo Liu appointed as the next Chair of the Department of Polymer Science
06/18/2018
AGPA welcomes Women In Engineering campers
06/17/2018
Slime-making craze has become a big business
06/13/2018
Ph.D. student explores 3D printing in New Mexico
06/12/2018
Summer 2018 Welcomes New Teachers to the RET Program
06/08/2018
Built to Last: Modification Strengthens 3D-Printed Plastics
06/04/2018
Research on spider glue resolves sticky problem
06/01/2018
June Safety Focus: Compressed Gas Cylinders
05/31/2018
U Akron team develops Mn-based high performance anode for Li-ion batteries
05/31/2018
Polymer-Focused Outreach Group Continues to Inspire and Educate Students in the 10th Edition of the Rubber Band Contest for Young Inventors
05/29/2018
Polymer College’s 2018 Research Experience for Undergraduates Program Begins
05/22/2018
Spider glue resolves sticky problem
05/17/2018
2018 Polymers Appreciation Day Student Poster Winners Announced!
05/16/2018
Polymer College honors Leaders, Visionaries, and Innovators at Three-Day Alumni & Industry Event
05/07/2018
A Polymer Playground: Akron Global Polymer Academy Consults on Science Center’s New TapeScape Exhibit
05/04/2018
Isayev Welcomed to Prestigious EU Academy of Sciences
05/02/2018
Improving 3-D printing of plastic parts
05/02/2018
Polymer Family Nights at Bath Elementary School
05/01/2018
May Safety Focus: Lab Inspections
04/19/2018
Dr. Xiong Gong recognized as winner of 2017-18 Outstanding Researcher Award
04/17/2018
College students to share startup ideas at free LaunchTown event Monday
04/11/2018
Chameleon-like elastomers — champions of quick color change
04/09/2018
CPSPE Supports Education at the Black Male Summit
04/09/2018
Connecting with CFNC
04/04/2018
April Safety Focus: Extension Cords and Electrical Safety
03/22/2018
APTS and UARF Assist in Organization of “Innovation Day” at UA
03/22/2018
CPSPE Welcomes New Assistant Manager for Polymer Testing
03/19/2018
Polymer College hosts Science Day
03/12/2018
AGPA Polymer Outreach hosts Science Olympiad
03/05/2018
March Safety Focus: Hood Safety
03/02/2018
Soucek and Jana Selected for Polymer Engineering Endowed Chairs
02/27/2018
CPSPE Alumnus and SKYi Founder Wins Gold at PLASTINDIA
02/23/2018
Polymer Engineering Alumnus Rings the Nasdaq Closing Bell in Honor of New Company
02/20/2018
AGPA Talks STEM in Sports at NEXT Conference
02/12/2018
Polymer Professor publishes “Nonlinear Polymer Rheology,” after a decade of intensive research
02/01/2018
STEM Education through Sport
01/26/2018
Akron Global Polymer Academy Talks Polymers at SECO Symposium
01/24/2018
BASF Tour Introduces Students to Industry Safety Standards
01/22/2018
Polymer Engineering welcomes Ruel McKenzie to CPSPE
01/17/2018
Developing an alternative to opioids: UA professor’s research gains $2 million state grant and interest of large drug company [Akron Beacon Journal]
01/17/2018
Polymer Professor Receives Morand Lambla Award
01/11/2018
New Year, New Schools for the AGPA
01/04/2018
January Safety Focus: Chemical Inventory and Storage
12/21/2017
The Akron Global Polymer Academy Works with Great Lakes Science Center to Help TapeScape Stick the Landing
12/20/2017
Polymer researcher leading the charge to improve battery life
12/18/2017
Dean Amis featured in Tire Technology International
12/12/2017
It’s Not Just Rocket Science - It’s Polymers!
12/12/2017
Higher Education Collaboration in Polymers and Biomimicry
12/11/2017
Polymer professor awarded $2 million for leading research in fighting opioid epidemic
12/07/2017
Becker Awarded $2M by State of Ohio for Opioid Research
12/06/2017
PPG Foundation donates $40,000 to polymer research mentorship program
12/05/2017
Turkish Academy of Sciences Recognizes DPS Alumnus with Prestigious Outstanding Young Scientist Award
12/05/2017
December Safety Focus: Emergency Scenarios
11/17/2017
Dr. Sadhan Jana Invited to Deliver 33rd Kamath Memorial Lecture in India
11/15/2017
Polymer Film Developed by University of Akron Research Team Could Help Fight Opioid Epidemic
11/13/2017
Polymer Outreach Sponsors Akron Mini Maker Faire
11/13/2017
University of Akron Researchers Create New Non-Toxic Pigments Inspired By Bird Feathers
11/08/2017
Xploration Station: Nature Knows Best features UA Polymer Researchers
11/03/2017
November Safety Focus: Update Lab Emergency Information Forms
10/23/2017
One Week of SPOOKY SCIENCE!
10/20/2017
The College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering Celebrates Women in Science
10/16/2017
Polymer Science Grad Assistant Brings Home “Best Poster in Neural Engineering” from Annual Biomaterials Day Conference
10/16/2017
Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering Students Win Over 2017 CenTiRe Meeting
10/04/2017
Horizon Science Academy Hosts Polymer Family Night
10/04/2017
A Partnership in the Making: Polymer College Welcomes Delegation from Malaysia
10/02/2017
October Safety Focus: Old Chemicals and Samples Disposal
09/29/2017
UA Biomimicry Researchers Featured at Nature-Inspired Exploration for Aerospace Summit
09/25/2017
Thanking the Nelson Family Scholarship for Promoting Polymer Education
09/18/2017
Safety Officer Diana Woolf Spreads the Word on Reducing Risk at Case Western
09/18/2017
Calling Bright Young Inventors for a Contest of Polymer Creativity
09/18/2017
Bird feathers inspire production of dyes that don’t fade
09/15/2017
International Elastomer Conference Features Several CPSPE & UA Speakers
09/14/2017
Sahai Group Wins Best Poster Award At ISSOL Conference
09/06/2017
New Roos Meet the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
09/06/2017
Theodore Hammer Awarded 2017 PCI/Axalta Scholarship
09/01/2017
Spark Fund announces first three awards to innovators on campus
09/01/2017
September Safety Focus: Back to the Basics 2017
08/25/2017
Welcome New Students to the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
08/23/2017
RET Students Learn New Ways of Teaching at Akron’s STEM Middle School
08/21/2017
New Lecture Series Named in Honor of the Late Professor James Lindsay White
08/18/2017
Dean Emeritus Frank N. Kelley Returns to Speak to Leadership in Akron
08/17/2017
CPSPE Scholarships Supporting Students in Polymers
08/11/2017
Forging Friendships and Gaining Research Experience in REU 2017
08/04/2017
Fall Semester Brings New Master’s Program in Polymers to UA
08/04/2017
August Safety Focus: Labeling
07/19/2017
“Inquiry Based Learning Using Polymers” Gives Teachers the Tools to Succeed
07/12/2017
Polymer College to Host Ohio Federal Research Network’s First Meeting of the Minds
07/06/2017
July Safety Focus: CPSPE Safety Team Recruitment
06/29/2017
New Polymer Additive Manufacturing Course Delivers Cutting-Edge Technology To Industry
06/29/2017
AGPA Promotes STEM with Great Lakes Science Center Summer Camp