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Less confidence than before

By Grant Morgan, Managing Editor

The results of a survey released yesterday show that UA faculty have even less confidence in University leadership and direction than they did fall semester. “Appro...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

‘Unclass’ unanounced

By Kaitlin Erdman

If you are looking for a change of pace from the typical classroom setting, UA’s newest “Unclass” might be just what you need. Next semester, The University of Akron will ...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

Students use crowdfunding to pay for research

By Dylan Reynolds

Two innovative University of Akron graduate students recently decided to skip the typical methods of research funding, opting instead for a more modern approach: crowdfund...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

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Arts & Life

Graphic design seniors showcase work

By Kristina Aiad-Toss, Photo Editor

Last Friday, University of Akron senior graphic design students showcased their final portfolios at the The Myer’s Touch Exhibition in Folk Hall. The show consisted of two parts. From 4:30 p.m. until...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

Hawaiian Festival to end semester

By Johanna Barnowski, Writer

Some University of Akron students decided to end their semester with tiki torches, hula skirts, and a giant beach ball. These students attended the Zips Programming Network’s (ZPN) Hawaiian Festival...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

Ready, set, mark your calendars

Ready, set, mark your calendars

By Sofia Syed, Arts & Life Editor

Get ready to deck out in glow sticks and black light material for The University of Akron’s third annual 5k Glow Run on Friday, April 29 at the Lee R. Jackson Track & Field Complex. The run begins...  Read More »

April 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Zips for Akron Hope's first-place winning cupcakes.

Akron Hope takes the cake in Cupcake Wars

April 27, 2016

doggraphic

Finals aren’t ‘ruff’ with WAGtime dogs

April 27, 2016

Tarantino’s revival weekend

April 25, 2016

Earth Day's featured band, Scenic Route, from Canton, Ohio.

A rockin’ Earth Day

April 25, 2016

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Scoreboard

  • Saturday, April 30

    Softball

    Akron 1 - Miami (Ohio) 4

  • Saturday, April 30

    Softball

    Akron 8 - Miami (Ohio) 7

  • Saturday, April 30

    Mens Golf

    Akron 1184, +48 (5th of 9)

  • Friday, April 29

    Softball

    Akron 3 - Miami (Ohio) 2

  • Friday, April 29

    Mens Golf

    Akron 892, +40 (5th of 9)

  • Friday, April 29

    Tennis

    Akron 0 - MAC Championship Quarterfinals vs Buffalo 4

Sports

Sports Recap

By Samantha Hickey, Assistant Sports Editor

Men’s Golf The Zips men’s golf team rounded out its season at the Mid-American Conference Championship at Highland Meadows Golf Club on April 30 with an overall fifth out of ninth place. Sophomor...  Read More »

May 2, 2016

Where are They Now: UA Baseball

By Samantha Hickey, Assistant Sports Editor

As the University prepares to kick off a $2 million marketing campaign, one thing won’t be featured in its advertisements any time soon: a baseball team. Almost a year after the coaching staff and pl...  Read More »

April 28, 2016

Sports Recap

By Terry Rabbitts, Writer

Men’s and Women’s Track and Field The University of Akron men’s and women’s track and field teams split up over the weekend as some traveled to Columbus for the Jesse Owens Track and Field Cl...  Read More »

April 27, 2016

Zips pitch their way to sweep of Purple Eagles

April 21, 2016

Blue defeats White in Akron Spring Game, 20-17

April 19, 2016

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Upcoming Games

Softball vs. Kent State
Fri, May 06 3:00 p.m.Away
Mens Track and Field vs. Campbell/Wright Inv.
Fri, May 06 All DayHome
Womens Track and Field vs. Campbell/Wright Inv.
Fri, May 06 All DayHome

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