• Students help one of their own

    Students help one of their own

    By Grant Morgan, Writer

    September 11, 2014

        A student at The University of Akron is hosting a fundraiser to support his mother’s recovery after a serious accident. Lucas Budd, an exercise science major, along with the Exercise Science Club, are selling T-shirts to raise money for medical expenses. The T-shirts are selling... READ MORE »»

    Designs of the t-shirts being sold in the fundraiser.

  • Severe weather at UA

    Severe weather at UA

    By Forrest Dukes, Sports Editor

    September 10, 2014

    Wednesday, Sept. 10 students by the hundreds ran into the basement of the student union as sirens rang about the possibilities of a tornado. The first warning came through at 4:11 p.m. as winds whirled through the sky at 35 m/h heading northeast. Within the basement, Director of the Student Union... READ MORE »»

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

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

    By Ashlee Fields, Page Editor

    September 8, 2014

    “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 word: volunteer. Students rushed onto the stage to be a part of the act. From jumping the stairs... READ MORE »»

  • 5th Annual ZPN Fest

    5th Annual ZPN Fest

    By Nicholas Summers, Arts & Life Editor

    September 8, 2014

    This year’s fifth annual ZPN Fest was held at the Coleman Common outside of Buchtel Hall on Friday, Aug. 29. The event started at 11 a.m. and lasted until 2 p.m. with plenty of activities to keep students entertained. ZPN was giving out free pizza, pop and funnel... READ MORE »»

    ZPN as they check students into the event

    Nicholaus Keaton

Video

What would you save during a storm?

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

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News

Students learn about suicide prevention

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

    On September 10, National Suicide Prevention Day, The University of Akron’s Counseling Center held a workshop to raise awareness on this topic that directly...  Read More »

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UAPD offering rewards for tips

By Michelle DeShon, Writer

    Students can receive up to $2,000 for reporting crime on campus with their smartphones. The University of Akron Police Department is encouraging students...  Read More »

September 11, 2014 • 0 comments

University of Akron researcher awarded grant

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

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Arts & Life

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 performed on Sept. 10 outside of E.J. Thomas...  Read More »

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Sorority 101 gets UA women involved

By Nicholas Summers, Arts & Life Editor

The University of Akron’s nine sororities held a two-part event to answer any questions or curiosities of the new women at UA who are interested in joining a sorority. The first day of Sorority 101 was...  Read More »

September 8, 2014 • 0 comments

Center for the History of Psychology expands

By Mary Menzemer , Opinions Editor

The University of Akron’s Center for the History of Psychology, now officially renamed the Drs. Nicholas A. and Dorothy M. Cummings Center for the History of Psychology, will celebrate its fiftieth anniversary...  Read More »

September 8, 2014 • 0 comments

Vote for Zippy At UA Pride Day in the Student Union.

UA Pride Day gets students involved

August 28, 2014

Back to School Supply Drive box where students could leave donations.

UA donations don’t fall short

August 28, 2014

Penn Station at University Edge

University Edge

August 28, 2014

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Sunday, September 14

    Womens Soccer

    Akron 3 - Bryant 2

  • Sunday, September 14

    Mens Soccer

    Akron 2 - Hartford 0

  • Saturday, September 13

    Womens Cross Country

    Akron 8th of 10

  • Saturday, September 13

    Mens Cross Country

    Akron 6th of 8

  • Saturday, September 13

    Volleyball

    Akron 0 - Denver 3

Sports

Blocking out west

Blocking out west

By Haley Gains , Writer

On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 12 and 13, the University of Akron women’s volleyball team will play two matches in Lincoln, Nebraska, the state which senior Mary Delich calls...  Read More »

September 10, 2014 • 0 comments

Zippy watch

Zippy watch

By Forrest Dukes , Sports Editor

The Capital One Mascot Challenge is in its third week and Zippy is still undefeated at 2-0. UA has fully supported their top marsupial as Zippy has won pretty much unchallenged...  Read More »

September 10, 2014 • 0 comments

Zips open up 60 years at home

Zips open up 60 years at home

By Tyler Novak , writer

UA men’s soccer team is finally home after two weeks of being on the road. As they return, the Zips look forward to celebrating 60 years as a team. A team that has had heart-wrenching...  Read More »

September 10, 2014 • 0 comments

Brooke Carrel (15) running with the ball with Jenna Andersen (8) looking on.

Women’s soccer shoots east

September 10, 2014

Women’s soccer come up short in Cleveland

September 3, 2014

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Big time dreams in a Big Ten stadium

September 3, 2014

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Womens Golf vs. Cardinal Cup
Mon, Sep 15 All DaySimpsonville, KY
Womens Golf vs. Cardinal Cup
Tue, Sep 16 All DaySimpsonville, KY
Volleyball vs. Robert Morris
Tue, Sep 16 7:00 p.m.Home
Volleyball vs. Rutgers
Fri, Sep 19 12:00 p.m.Away
Womens Soccer vs. Youngstown State
Fri, Sep 19 7:00 p.m.Home

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