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Photo Essay: University Offices Deck Themselves Out for Homecoming
By Elsa Veizis , Correspondant • October 18, 2021

Seven University of Akron departments, schools and offices participated in a decorating contest centered around a ‘90s block party theme.  As a part of this year’s homecoming, The School of Communication, Career Services & Student Employment, New Student Orientation, The Office of Accessibility, The EX(L) Center, The Department of Student Life and Williams Honors College festooned their...

Before the pandemic, all students and alumni met face-to-face with potential employers during career fairs.
Five Targeted Career Fairs Help Students Connect with Future Jobs in October
By Summer Torok, Managing Editor • October 6, 2021

Students at the University of Akron can meet and network with employers from around the region and beyond at five targeted career fairs hosted by Career Services & Employment, both in person and online this October.  At each career fair, there will opportunities for students looking for internships, co-ops, and full-time jobs requiring degrees. At previous career fairs, students have also been...

Multi-Disciplinary Panel on Covid-19 Vaccinations and Mandates Offered by The University of Akron, October 7
Multi-Disciplinary Panel on Covid-19 Vaccinations and Mandates Offered by The University of Akron, October 7
By Abigail Geiser, Correspondant • October 4, 2021

A multi-disciplinary panel presentation titled “Vaccines, Public Health and Mandates: A multi-disciplinary approach” will be held by the Center for Conflict Management (CCM), Department of Sociology and EX[L] Center on Thursday, October 7, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Microsoft Teams.  Log-in information is available for the upcoming panel presentation with an RSVP to [email protected]  The...

Allie and Aisley in front of the old Harry Style’s set.
Studio 31 Offers Halloween Special
By Summer Torok, Managing Editor • September 28, 2021

Local photographers Aisley Herndon and Allie Sayre came together to create a space where both of their passions in photography could be explored. The two dreamed of a place where a community could be built.  On May 1, 2021, they opened Studio 31, which is located at 752 Canton Rd. in Akron, Ohio.   While the two were putting in extensive hours of work to get the studio together to open,...

“Fashion offers a neutral space for diverse groups to come together and collectively share cultural experiences.”
UA’s Fashion Trendsetters
By Mckenzie Uhrig, Arts & Entertainment Editor • September 27, 2021

The Zips are back on campus (mostly) for 2021’s fall semester and, for some, it’s their first semester of in-person instruction. With classes being back in-person students and faculty get to interact with each other face-to-face on campus once again. Through the pandemic, interactions have been limited to the virtual sphere, giving people no incentive to get dressed (or wear anything other than...

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Akron-Based Woman-Owned Tattoo Studio Aims to Create a Safe Space for All
By Stephanie Fairchild, Social Media Editor • October 18, 2021

Disclosure: I am currently a social media management intern at Black Amethyst Tattoo Company.  Black Amethyst Tattoo Company is an Akron-...

EX(L) Center
Photo Essay: University Offices Deck Themselves Out for Homecoming
By Elsa Veizis , Correspondant • October 18, 2021

Seven University of Akron departments, schools and offices participated in a decorating contest centered around a ‘90s block party theme.  As...

Front door of the store front
Akron-Based Woman-Owned Tattoo Studio Aims to Create a Safe Space for All
By Stephanie Fairchild, Social Media Editor • October 18, 2021

Disclosure: I am currently a social media management intern at Black Amethyst Tattoo Company.  Black Amethyst Tattoo Company is an Akron-...

EX(L) Center
Photo Essay: University Offices Deck Themselves Out for Homecoming
By Elsa Veizis , Correspondant • October 18, 2021

Seven University of Akron departments, schools and offices participated in a decorating contest centered around a ‘90s block party theme.  As...

Where the Truth Lies
Where the Truth Lies
By Natalie Savage, Guest Writer • September 27, 2021

Fake news.  You would have to be living under a rock to be unfamiliar with the term, especially during the last few years. The phrase caused such a stir that people unfamiliar with the Twitter mob...

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Naomi Boyer, oil painting.
Lost & Gained
By LeKesha Parkman, Editor-in-Chief • May 28, 2021

March 10, 2020 was a day filled with disbelief and confusion. The rumor mill was rife with speculation at UA’s Myers School of Art of an eminent shut down because of the coronavirus(COVID-19). While...

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