• Tutoring ensures continued student success

    Tutoring ensures continued student success

    By Grant Morgan, Arts & Life Editor

    January 26, 2015

    With the start of a new semester, UA’s tutoring services are here to ensure that students achieve and maintain success in their studies. Tutoring is free for all current UA students; this contrasts with many nearby universities who make students pay out-of-pocket for tutoring. “They really... READ MORE »»

    Writing and Math Lab open to students on ground floor of Bierce Library and in Polsky Building.

    Grant Morgan

  • Ballroom with a Twist

    Ballroom with a Twist

    By Grant Morgan, Arts & Life Editor

    January 26, 2015

    The live show “Ballroom with a Twist” is making its rounds across the country and stopped at UA’s E.J. Thomas Hall on Saturday, Jan. 24. The cast combines the talents of some of America’s most notable entertainers from popular TV series like ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, Fox’s So... READ MORE »»

    The performers took one final bow before the end of their performance.

    Grant Morgan

  • Law clinic starts year strong

    Law clinic starts year strong

    By Grant Morgan , Arts & Life Editor

    January 26, 2015

    UA’s School of Law held their first reentry clinic of 2015 on Saturday, Jan. 24 in the gymnasium room of Mount Calvary Baptist Church near downtown Akron. At the close of the Fall 2014 semester, UA’s reentry clinic program was ranked by PreLaw Magazine as one of the most innovative in the nation. The... READ MORE »»

    A current UA law student helps client fill out CQE forms.

    Suzanne Brittain

  • New app tracks the Roo in real-time

    New app tracks the Roo in real-time

    By Nicholas Summers, Copy Editor

    January 26, 2015

    The University of Akron’s main campus has adopted a new app in the spring semester of 2015 to help students keep track of The Roo bussing system. DoubleMap is an app that keeps track of busses locations, their ETA, and where their next stop will be. The app is free and available for iPhone and Android... READ MORE »»

News

St. Jude finale keeps students ‘Up ’til Dawn’

St. Jude finale keeps students ‘Up ’til Dawn’

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

Up ‘til Dawn welcomes students to give up a night of sleep to support St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital with the all-night fundraiser full of games, prizes, food,...  Read More »

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Ice Fest 2015 brings warmth during winter season

Ice Fest 2015 brings warmth during winter season

By Kristina Aiad-Toss, Writer

Amidst the usual snowy, freezing conditions this winter, students and alumni embraced the cold and gathered outside the Student Union to carve sculptures out of ice at UA’s...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Knight Challenge update

Knight Challenge update

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

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...  Read More »

January 22, 2015 • 0 comments

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Arts & Life

How to Pay back Student Loans

How to Pay back Student Loans

By Nicholas Summers , Copy Editor

As students work towards graduating at the end of May, many will be figuring out how to pay back student loans shortly after. Students’ major federal loans are both subsidized and unsubsidized. Unsubsidized...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

UA hosts Vocal Choral Festival

UA hosts Vocal Choral Festival

By Sofia Syed , Writer

Strongsville High School, Hilliard Bradley High School and Gahanna Lincoln High School were invited to UA to participate in the annual Vocal-Choral Festival on Friday, Jan. 23. Students of these schools’...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Tutoring ensures continued student success

Tutoring ensures continued student success

By Grant Morgan , Arts & Life Editor

With the start of a new semester, UA’s tutoring services are here to ensure that students achieve and maintain success in their studies. Tutoring is free for all current UA students; this contrasts...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Day-long dance for charity

January 26, 2015

Senior Kit Palencar's oil painting "Big Brother Ian"

Artist of the Week for 1/21/15

January 26, 2015

The traveling performance of Guys and Dolls make a stop in Akron to give the tony awarding musical on stage.

Broadway classic comes to E.J.

January 26, 2015

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Buchtelite Archive

Scoreboard

  • Tuesday, January 27

    Mens Basketball

    Akron 59 - Ball State 47

  • 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

Sports

Zips tie up the MAC

Zips tie up the MAC

By Haley Gaines, Sports Writer

Last week, the men’s basketball team went 2-0, beating Bowling Green on Wednesday and Central Michigan on Saturday. After a week of wins, Reggie McAdams received the honor...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Loss to Falcons bring new records

Loss to Falcons bring new records

By Forrest Dukes , Sports Editor

The Zips fared well against the undefeated Bowling Green Falcons but came up short in their last road meet of the season, falling 167-132 Friday night at Cooper Pool. The...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Zips serve big on the road

Zips serve big on the road

By Forrest Dukes, Sports Editor

The Zips earned their first two victories of the season on the road Saturday during the tournament, Butler Bubble. UA improves to a 2-1 record overall as they destroyed the...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Nyles Evan goes up for shot against Central Michigan.

Men’s bounce back with road win

January 26, 2015

Sina King attacks the ball to the basket

Zips makes history looks to Athens

January 26, 2015

Anita Brown taking a layup against the Eagles of EMU.

Zips continue to shine in MAC

January 26, 2015

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Upcoming Games

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
Womens Swimming and Diving vs. Xavier/Mount Union
Sat, Jan 31 5:00 pmHome

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