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Poetry collection resurrects the lost

By Logan Lane, Managing Editor

Last week, The University of Akron Press awarded its 2016 Akron Poetry Prize to Aimée Baker, a lecturer at the State University of New York (SUNY) Plattsburgh in New York....  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Scholarship campaign to raise $20 million

By Kristina Aiad-Toss, News Editor

Following an uptick in donations to The University of Akron after his appointment in July, Interim President Matthew Wilson is now spearheading a $20-million scholarship campa...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Founder, a director resign; EXL continues

By Benjamin Holda, bjh115@zips.uakron.edu

Ian Schwarber, the resource director at UA’s year-old Experiential Learning Center (EXL), announced his resignation from that position on Tuesday, Sept. 20. Schwarbe...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

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Arts & Life

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

By Kelcie Erbse, kke6@zips.uakron.edu

Students all over campus came together yesterday for Diversity Fest at the Student Union Piano Lounge to learn about student organization on campus that promote diversity. This event allows each club to ...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

“Handshake” Your Way Into A Career

By Julian C. Curet, jcc125@zips.uakron.edu

Handshake, a job posting board in its third year at universities around the country, has replaced UA’s Career Link/College Central Network — which had over 5,800 participating employers. The new job board wi...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Helping students stay in touch with their families

September 19, 2016

Hypnotist dazzles audience at EJ

September 19, 2016

Find Dory in Coleman Common

September 19, 2016

Amanda Shires at Musica

September 19, 2016

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Scoreboard

  • Saturday, September 17

    Volleyball

    Akron 0 - West Virginia 3

  • Saturday, September 17

    Football

    Akron 65 - Marshall 38

  • Saturday, September 17

    Volleyball

    Akron 3 - Winthrop 0

Sports

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

By Joshua Glaze, Writer

The University of Akron football team dominated the Marshall Thundering Herd on Saturday afternoon, 65-38, at Joan C. Edwards Stadium in Huntington, West Virginia. It was the first time the Zips have sc...  Read More »

September 19, 2016

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

By Jackson Cline, Writer

The University of Akron men’s soccer team got its first road win of the season when it went to Oklahoma to battle Tulsa this past Friday and won 2-1. The victory also marks the 100th career win ...  Read More »

September 19, 2016

Men’s soccer posts another clean sheet victory at home

September 15, 2016

Sports preview 9-15-16

September 15, 2016

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Upcoming Games

Womens Soccer vs. Ball State
Sun, Sep 25 2:00 p.m.Muncie, Ind.
Womens Golf vs. Mary Fossum Invitational,
Sun, Sep 25 All Day East Lansing, Mich.
Mens Golf vs. BearCat Invitational
Mon, Sep 26 All DayCincinnati, Ohio

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