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ZPN brings henna to Akron

Zips Planning Network hosts Henna Night at The University of Akron.

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UA professor at forefront of biomedical research

UA professor at forefront of biomedical research

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

  Dr. Marnie Saunders is a biomedical engineer who works in UA’s research lab. Along with her graduate students, she hopes to develop mechanical devices that test...  Read More »

October 1, 2014 • 0 comments

Annual China Week returns

Annual China Week returns

By Mary C. Barrett, Writer

The University of Akron's China Week, sponsored by The Confucius Institute, invites the UA community to come and explore the many sides of Chinese culture. The many facets...  Read More »

September 30, 2014 • 0 comments

14th UA president dies

14th UA president dies

By William Singer, News Editor

Dr. Marion A. Ruebel, The University of Akron’s 14th president, died Sunday, Sept. 28 at the age of 81. Ruebel served as UA’s President from 1996 to 1999. Dr. Ruebel...  Read More »

September 29, 2014 • 0 comments

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Arts & Life

Morning Tai’ Chi celebrates China Week

Morning Tai’ Chi celebrates China Week

By Kamara Turner, Arts & Life Writer

One of the events China Week has to offer is morning Tai' Chi. On the mornings of Monday, Sept. 30 through Thursday, Oct. 2. Tai' Chi takes place at Buchtel Commons by Instructor Shifu Gary Harris. "It's...  Read More »

October 1, 2014 • 0 comments

The 2380 Film Club producing new films

The 2380 Film Club producing new films

By Nicholas Summers, Arts & Life Editor

The 2380 Film Club at The University of Akron isn’t very well known among students, but Logan Metcalf, president of the club, has been working diligently to change that. The club has been available...  Read More »

October 1, 2014 • 0 comments

Pentatonix wows E.J.

Pentatonix wows E.J.

By Kamara Turner, Arts & Life Writer

Pentatonix rocked UA's EJ Thomas stage on Sunday, Sept. 28. Pentatonix is a group of five talented singers who take acappella singing to a new level. All of the members of Pentatonix have special talents...  Read More »

October 1, 2014 • 0 comments

Members of the Orchid Ensemble play an original for the students and faculty attending the workshop

Orchid Ensemble holds workshop for China Week

October 1, 2014

Donovan Laughlin and Teresa Bellamy pose for a photo after the evenings performance

UA Symphony Orchestra performs at First Congregational Church

October 1, 2014

Students make there way to each booth Wal-Mart had set up

Wal-Mart comes to campus and brings opportunities

October 1, 2014

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Splitting the weekend at home

Splitting the weekend at home

By Haley Gaines , Sports Writer

On Friday, Sept. 26 and Saturday, Sept. 27, the Zips (7-10) hosted both Miami (Ohio) (8-5) and Bowling Green State University (3-11) at James A. Rhodes Arena. In the match...  Read More »

September 30, 2014 • 0 comments

Streaking through the season

Streaking through the season

By Forrest Dukes, Sports Editor

After dominating Big Ten Rival, Ohio State (2-2-3) with a commanding 3-1 defeat, Akron (4-2-1) will head on the road to North Carolina to visit Wake Forest on Tuesday, Sept....  Read More »

September 30, 2014 • 0 comments

Zippy falls again

Zippy falls again

By Forrest Dukes, Sports Editor

In another tough matchup, Zippy failed to gain the last-minute support to put her over the top of Cocky the Gamecock from South Carolina University. The final score was 49-51...  Read More »

September 30, 2014 • 0 comments

Akron moving around the Panther's defense.

Zips tame the Pitt Panthers in the Panther’s Pit

September 30, 2014

Men's soccer squad after a goal.

Zips take the win again

September 26, 2014

Women's soccer squad before game.

Women’s soccer starts MACtion with rivals

September 26, 2014

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Upcoming Games

Womens Cross Country vs. All-Ohio Championships
Fri, Oct 03 TBACedarville, Ohio
Womens Swimming and Diving vs. Tom Stubbs Relays
Fri, Oct 03 4:00 pmAway
Womens Golf vs. Nittany Lion Invitational
Fri, Oct 03 All DayState College, PA
Volleyball vs. Kent State
Fri, Oct 03 7:00 p.m.Away
Mens Cross Country vs. All-Ohio Championships
Fri, Oct 03 TBACedarville, Ohio
Womens Tennis vs. Akron Invitational
Fri, Oct 03 9:00 amHome
Womens Soccer vs. Eastern Michigan
Fri, Oct 03 7:00 p.m.Home

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