THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
Olin Hall 301
Akron, OH 44325-1906
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Pulse of the heartland: Ohio, and why its voices matter, explored by Professor David Giffels in latest book
The book recounts Giffels' recent tour of a uniquely diverse state that, from its smokestacks to “stubble-plains,” is in many ways a cross-section and microcosm of the country. He speaks with factory workers and farmhands, politicians and poets, startup brewers and booksellers, taking the pulse of Ohio to diagnose the nation.
The 20th Annual English Department Student Award Winners
The English Department awards students for spring 2020.
The Great Shakespearean Baking Show
Students have helped transcribe 300-year-old recipes that offer up a taste of the Renaissance in Dr. Hillary Nunn's English class.