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What would you save during a storm?

What would you save during a storm? These students let us know!

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News

Biology staff and students take ALS ice-bucket challenge

Biology staff and students take ALS ice-bucket challenge

By Michelle DeShon, Writer

Over 100 liters of ice-cold water plummeted onto students and faculty of the Department of Biology who took the ALS Ice-Bucket Challenge. Assistant Professor of Biology,...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Media Convergence program launching in Spring ‘15

By William Singer, News Editor

The School of Communication is launching a pilot program that will help students gain media skills. The Converged Media Immersion Program (CMIP) will launch in spring 2015. “The...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

UA represented at major scientific conference

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

The University of Akron’s chapter of the International Society for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity (ISSSS) met other participants in Salt Lake City for the 30th annual...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Arts & Life

What Inspired That Look?

What Inspired That Look?

By Kamara Turner, Arts & Life Writer

Looking for a casual but fashionable fall outfit on a guy can be difficult, but Brian Fernandez had the perfect look for a chilly day. Brian was wearing a white tee print tee with ”Hey Arnold!” characters...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Radio Romance brings E.J. a new twist to country

Radio Romance brings E.J. a new twist to country

By Nicholas Summers, Arts and Life Editor

In the second part of the Rock the Roo Lunchtime series, the up-and-coming band Radio Romance gave students a new spin on country music. The Nashville band...  Read More »

September 12, 2014 • 0 comments

Michael C. Anthony Amazes Students at E.J. Thomas

Michael C. Anthony Amazes Students at E.J. Thomas

By Ashlee Fields, Page Editor

“Focus on the center of my hand” was the command that placed 30 UA students into a hypnotic trance from Michael C. Anthony. This event every year has students at the edge of their seats ready for one...  Read More »

September 8, 2014 • 0 comments

Sorority 101 gets UA women involved

September 8, 2014

ZPN as they check students into the event

5th Annual ZPN Fest

September 8, 2014

Center for the History of Psychology expands

September 8, 2014

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Tuesday, September 16

    Volleyball

    Akron 3 - Robert Morris 0

  • Tuesday, September 16

    Womens Golf

    Akron 14 of 17 (+82)

  • Monday, September 15

    Womens Golf

    Akron 14th of 17 (+58)

  • Sunday, September 14

    Womens Soccer

    Akron 3 - Bryant 2 (2OT)

  • Sunday, September 14

    Mens Soccer

    Akron 2 - Hartford 0

Sports

Men’s soccer cruises to home victories

Men’s soccer cruises to home victories

By Forrest Dukes , Sports Editor

After weeks of on the road matches, the Men’s soccer team returned home to a welcoming crowd and won their host tournament, the Akron Invitational. The Zips (2-2-1) came...  Read More »

September 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Undefeated no more

Undefeated no more

By Forrest Dukes, Sports Editor

On Sunday, Sept. 14, Zippy lost her first matchup in the Capital One Mascot Challenge. Zippy had an undefeated record stretching back to when she first competed back in...  Read More »

September 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Volleyball looks to rally back from weekend of woes

Volleyball looks to rally back from weekend of woes

By Haley Gaines , writer

The University of Akron women’s volleyball team traveled to Lincoln, Nebraska Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13 and 14 to participate in the Ameritas Players Challenge. The...  Read More »

September 15, 2014 • 0 comments

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Overtime in New England

September 15, 2014

The 2013-2014 volleyball team and coaching staff.

Blocking out west

September 10, 2014

zippy

Zippy watch

September 10, 2014

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Upcoming Games

Volleyball vs. Rutgers
Fri, Sep 19 12:00 p.m.Away
Womens Soccer vs. Youngstown State
Fri, Sep 19 7:00 p.m.Home
Volleyball vs. James Madison
Fri, Sep 19 5:00 p.m.Away
Womens Tennis vs. Akron Shootout
Fri, Sep 19 9:00 amHome
Womens Tennis vs. Akron Shootout
Sat, Sep 20 9:00 amHome

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