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News

What you need to know to vote

By Adam Schroeder, ams547@zips.uakron.edu

Are you a U.S. citizen? Will you be at least 18 years old by Election Day on Nov. 8?  Have you been an Ohio resident for at least 30 days? If you answered yes to all thes...  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Akron students attend leadership symposium in Vietnam

By Kristina Aiad-Toss, News Editor

Just before fall semester began, three University of Akron students attended the University Scholars Humanitarian Leadership Symposium in Hanoi, Vietnam from August 1 to 7. ...  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Ohio state senator visits UA

By Natalie Orr, nro9@zips.uakron.edu

This past Friday, Sept. 23, The University of Akron was fortunate to have Ohio State Senator Frank LaRose (R, 27th District) visit. He spoke in front of two political science c...  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

  • New partnership to archive, preserve at CCHP September 27, 2016
  • Poetry collection resurrects the lost September 21, 2016
  • Scholarship campaign to raise $20 million September 21, 2016

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Arts & Life

Two Children’s Hospital employees go the extra mile

By Kelcie Erbse, kke6@zips.uakron.edu

Akron Children’s Hospital nurses CJ and Karah Novince of Wadsworth, Ohio joined 13,000 runners in the annual Akron Marathon this weekend to support both the hospital and the children they work with eve...  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Comedian overcomes stutter with laughter

By Hamzah Syed, hms91@zips.uakron.edu

Last Wednesday, Sept. 21, comedian Drew Lynch brought a crowd of 682 to its feet with an exceptional first-time 9:09 p.m. performance at The University of Akron’s EJ Thomas Hall. The event was organized b...  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Love and Learn Doll Project

By Michelle Kreidler, msk61@zips.uakron.edu

This past Saturday, Sept. 17, a special social welfare session was held at the Firestone Park Baptist Church to support the “Love and Learn Doll Project,” which is a program in Akron Public Schools...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

UofA celebrates Diversity

September 21, 2016

“Handshake” Your Way Into A Career

September 21, 2016

Helping students stay in touch with their families

September 19, 2016

Hypnotist dazzles audience at EJ

September 19, 2016

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Scoreboard

  • Sunday, September 25

    Womens Golf

    Akron 5th of 6

  • Sunday, September 25

    Womens Soccer

    Akron 0 - Ball State 1

  • Saturday, September 24

    Volleyball

    Akron 1 - Kent State 3

Sports

Zips football falls short against Appalachian State

By Jacob Allen, jda47@zips.uakron.edu

The University of Akron football team couldn’t quite complete a comeback — it lost on Saturday to the Appalachian State Mountaineers 45-38 at InfoCision Stadium - Summa Field in Akron. With the lo...  Read More »

September 26, 2016

Sports Recap

By Jacob Allen, jda47@zips.uakron.edu

Women’s Soccer   The University of Akron women’s soccer team failed to score in its first two Mid-American Conference games over the weekend, tying Miami (OH) on Friday 0-0 and losing to...  Read More »

September 26, 2016

Sports Recap

By Jake Allen, Sports Editor

Women’s soccer falls to Duquesne The University of Akron women’s soccer team fell to the Duquesne Dukes on Friday, 2-0. The loss drops the Zips to 3-5 on the season while Duquesne improves to 3-2...  Read More »

September 19, 2016

Zips roll over Marshall

September 19, 2016

Men’s soccer defeats SMU for coach Embick’s 100th win

September 19, 2016

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Upcoming Games

Volleyball vs. Buffalo
Thu, Sep 29 7:00 p.m.Home
Womens Soccer vs. Toledo
Fri, Sep 30 7:00 p.m.FirstEnergy Stadium - Clu
Volleyball vs. Toledo
Sat, Oct 01 5:00 p.m.Home

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The editorially independent student voice at The University of Akron since 1889.
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