• Knight Challenge update

    Knight Challenge update

    By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

    January 22, 2015

    A team of students and faculty from UA and Kent State University are finalists for the Knights Cities Challenge. The Knight Cities Challenge grants a team with an innovative idea funds to pursue their creative projects. The program provides capital participants with ideas to improve the future of... READ MORE »»

    The Knight Cities Challenge is coming down to the wire.

  • Popular science writer to speak at UA

    Popular science writer to speak at UA

    By Michelle DeShon, Writer

    January 22, 2015

      Steven Johnson, author of “Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation,” “The Invention of Air,” and “The Ghost Map” will speak at UA On Tuesday, Jan. 27. Those familiar with Johnson’s writing and television programs will recognize his unique takes on science... READ MORE »»

    Steven Johnson will visit UA on January 27.

News

Student government tracking use of tuition

By Grant Morgan, Arts & Life Editor

The Undergraduate Student Government (USG) is currently in talks with university president, Scott Scarborough, to discover what student fees actually pay for. Just how...  Read More »

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Looming finals create anxious students

Looming finals create anxious students

By William Singer, News Editor

  The end of the semester is here and with it comes the familiar stresses that accompany final exams and term papers. Now more than ever, it seems that...  Read More »

December 3, 2014 • Comments Off

‘Pizza and Proofreading’ offers writing help

‘Pizza and Proofreading’ offers writing help

By Grant Morgan, Writer

Pizza and Proofreading, an event for writers to revise fellow writers’ work, marked the resurgence of The University of Akron’s Literary Guild. Students with final...  Read More »

December 3, 2014 • Comments Off

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Arts & Life

Lock 3 opens ice skating rink for winter

Lock 3 opens ice skating rink for winter

By Brittany Gregg, Opinion Editor

Lock 3 Park Ice Skating Rink is Akron’s home for winter fun. Lock 3, located next to the Akron Civic Theatre on Main Street, is known for being Ohio’s largest seasonal outdoor ice skating rink and...  Read More »

December 3, 2014 • Comments Off

Laughter yoga lets students relax

By Ellen Papp, Arts & Life Writer

Laughter Yoga to help bring joy during a time when it is easy to feel down due to finals. This is a type of yoga that is supposed to rekindle one’s child-like spirit to laugh hysterically for no reason...  Read More »

December 3, 2014 • Comments Off

University Singers perform at Guzzetta

University Singers perform at Guzzetta

By Dakota Phillips, Copy Editor

The University Singers conducted by Bryan E. Nichols with Eleanor Kear on the piano performed at the Guzzetta Recital Hall. On Tuesday, Dec. 2, the group performed a mixture of folk and classical arrangements...  Read More »

December 3, 2014 • Comments Off

Graduate student, Ted Mallison, carefully unpacks the Warhol prints donated to the Myers School of Art

40 year collection of Emily Davis Gallery unveiled

December 3, 2014

OCSS lets students compete in lighting contest

December 3, 2014

Theater department hosting auditions for “Blood Wedding”

December 3, 2014

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Polls

Undergraduate Student Government wants to know how much of the fees we pay go toward athletics. What do you think is an appropriate percentage?

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Scoreboard

  • Saturday, January 24

    Womens Basketball

    Akron 74 - Central Michigan 72

  • Saturday, January 24

    Mens Basketball

    Akron 71 - Western Michigan 69

  • Saturday, January 24

    Womens Tennis

    Akron 6 - Butler 1

  • Saturday, January 24

    Womens Tennis

    Akron 7 - Valparaiso 0

  • Friday, January 23

    Womens Swimming and Diving

    Akron 132 - Bowling Green 167

  • Wednesday, January 21

    Mens Basketball

    Akron 61 - Northern Illinois 64

  • Wednesday, January 21

    Womens Basketball

    Akron 73 - Ball State 77

  • Sunday, January 18

    Rifle

    Akron 4,627 - Nebraska 4,660

Sports

Basketball claims third place in South Carolina

Basketball claims third place in South Carolina

By Haley Gaines , Sports Writer

After a tournament weekend, the Zips men’s basketball team claimed third place in the Gildan Charleston Classic. On Thursday, Nov.20, Akron began the tournament with...  Read More »

November 25, 2014 • Comments Off

PKs ends Akron’s run in NCAA College Cup

PKs ends Akron’s run in NCAA College Cup

By Tyler Novak , Sports Writer

In the first round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament Akron was denied advancement after a double overtime tie Thursday against the Buckeyes at their Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. The...  Read More »

November 25, 2014 • Comments Off

Zips come up short against OSU

Zips come up short against OSU

By Marling Engle , Rifle Writer

Hosting the last rifle match of the semester, the No. 14 Akron Zips went toe to toe with the No. 9 Ohio State University and No. 13 North Carolina State University the weekend...  Read More »

November 25, 2014 • Comments Off

Akron swimmer during her race in CSU.

Silver goes to UA

November 25, 2014

Sina King dribbling the ball up the court to the basket.

Women set to rewrite history

November 25, 2014

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The Roos and the Bees

November 19, 2014

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Upcoming Games

Mens Basketball vs. Ball State
Tue, Jan 27 7:00 p.m.Home
Womens Track and Field vs. Penn State National
Fri, Jan 30 All DayAway
Mens Track and Field vs. Penn State National
Fri, Jan 30 All DayAway

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