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Ballet dancer twirls in pointe shoes.
UA Dance Institute Offers Adult Ballet Classes for Akron Community
By Abigail Geiser, Editor-in-Chief • September 19, 2022

The University of Akron Dance Institute is offering adult ballet classes for UA students and adults of all  levels of experience. The classes are taught by Dance Institute instructor Julie Schullo in Guzzetta Hall 192 on Thursdays from 6:45 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. for the full 15-week semester.   This fall marks Schullo’s 22nd year teaching ballet classes for adults at UA.   The ballet classes...

Woman in pajamas holding an Insomnia cookie. 
Insomnia Cookies Hosts Annual PJ Party to Welcome College Students Back to Campus
By Emily Price, Contributor / Copyeditor • September 16, 2022

Insomnia Cookies is hosting their Annual PJ Party for students. On Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022, The University of Akron students can head to their local Insomnia Cookies store on 367 S Main St at 9 p.m. Those who arrive with PJs will receive a free classic cookie, no purchase necessary.  Insomnia Cookies was developed in a dorm room by University of Pennsylvania student Seth Berkowitz and has since...

Before the pandemic, students attended recruitment opportunities in person.
Handshake Offers Northeast Ohio Regional Virtual Interview and Exploration Day for Students and Alumni of All Majors
By Abigail Geiser, Editor-in-Chief • September 16, 2022

Handshake, an online recruiting platform for higher education students and alumni, is hosting a Northeast Ohio Regional Virtual Interview and Exploration Day for students and alumni of all majors on September 21, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Registration is required to attend online through the Handshake website or app.  The event will provide students and alumni of all majors with the opportunity...

Student ambassador Lauren Redhead at The Fisher Institute grand reopening. Photo by Alyssa Alexsonshk.
The Fisher Institute Grand Reopening
By Alyssa Alexsonshk, News Contributor • May 16, 2022

On April 29, 2022, the Fisher Institute held a grand reopening through the Fisher Corporate Partners Meeting from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Attendees included students, corporate partners and UA faculty and staff members.  According to Dave Payne, Professor of Practice and Sales and Director of the Fisher Institute of Professional Selling, there are around 30 corporate partners who help students...

 “Messages to survivors” tabling in the Student Union April 1, 2022.
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Campus Activities
By Alyssa Alexsonshk, News Contributor • April 26, 2022

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Several campus organizations have created events during this month to build awareness and provide resources to The University of Akron students, faculty, staff, and administrators surrounding the topic.  The organizations who planned the events are Hope and Healing Survivor Resource Center, CASA (Coalition Against Sexual Assault) and SAVE (Sexual Assault...

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 A front view of the Hower House.
Hower House Museum Presents: Poe & Doyle Victorian Crime Fiction
By Savannah Johns, Correspondent • September 19, 2022

The Hower House Victorian Mansion was built in 1871 and was the long-time home of one of Akron’s leading industrial families. The mansion was...

Poster for the film Gaslight (1940).
Review of “Gaslight” (1940)
By Liv Ream, Film Critic • September 19, 2022

Gaslight is a classic 1940 film, directed by Thorold Dickinson and written by Arthur Richard Rawlinson and Bridget Boland. It was based on the...

 A front view of the Hower House.
Hower House Museum Presents: Poe & Doyle Victorian Crime Fiction
By Savannah Johns, Correspondent • September 19, 2022

The Hower House Victorian Mansion was built in 1871 and was the long-time home of one of Akron’s leading industrial families. The mansion was...

Poster for the film Gaslight (1940).
Review of “Gaslight” (1940)
By Liv Ream, Film Critic • September 19, 2022

Gaslight is a classic 1940 film, directed by Thorold Dickinson and written by Arthur Richard Rawlinson and Bridget Boland. It was based on the...

Poster for the film Gaslight (1940).
Review of “Gaslight” (1940)
By Liv Ream, Film Critic • September 19, 2022

Gaslight is a classic 1940 film, directed by Thorold Dickinson and written by Arthur Richard Rawlinson and Bridget Boland. It was based on the 1938 play Gas Light by Patrick Hamilton starring Diana Wynyard...

A photo taken on Bezuhla’s trip to Lviv. She described having to stand for the entirety of the nine hour trip to the city. The young girl in the photo was asking her mother if she could hold their pet chinchilla.
Living in War: Ukrainian Woman Shares her Experience Behind the Front Lines
By Alyssa Alexsonshk, News Contributor • May 16, 2022

On Feb. 24, 2022, the Russian invasion of the Ukraine began. Hanna Bezuhla, a business-to-business sales consultant and content creator at lemlist, an outreach platform, shared her firsthand stories of...

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