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The Buchtelite

The Editorially Independent Voice of The University of Akron

The Buchtelite


The no-confidence vote

February 19, 2016
Pamela Schulze, secretary of the Faculty Senate, offers her perspective on the senate's recent vote of no confidence in President Scott Scarborough.

The EX[L] Center

February 12, 2016

A look at UA's new Experiential Learning Center for Entrepreneurship and Civic Engagement

Ice Fest 2016

January 29, 2016

Board Meeting Protest

December 24, 2015

What is The Buchtelite?

December 6, 2015

Disability Awareness Week

November 3, 2015

Nov. 2-6 is Disability Awareness Week at UA. See the accompanying story for details of campus-wide events.

Staying a Healthy Zip

October 30, 2015

Faculty will not be silenced: Dr. William Williams

October 19, 2015
Dr. William Williams, English professor, speaks about his opinions on the current administration and their recent decisions.

Poet Lemon Andersen debuts new LeBron poem (with video)

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] September 28, 2015

Sunday night at E.J. Thomas Hall, poet Lemon Andersen introduced a follow up to "Rubber City Soul", a poem he wrote for Nike for LeBron James. Andersen's work as a poet has been featured many times...

Social Justice Week

September 21, 2015

Video feature: Zips for Haiti

March 18, 2015

The Buchtelite sat down with the members from a study abroad group known as Zips for Haiti to get an insight into their experiences. Read the accompanying story.

Word on the Street

November 24, 2014

With winter break around the corner, The Buchtelite talks with students around main campus to give study advice for finals week.

Word on the Street

November 14, 2014

Students face the cold weather. The Buchtelite gives insight into how UA students prepare for the cold weather in Ohio.

Word on the Street

November 1, 2014

Students tell The Buchtelite about their favorite Halloween costumes.

President Scarborough’s first 100 days

October 28, 2014

Tyler Coventry and Aubrey Barto sit down with President Scott Scarborough to talk about his plans for the university.

Word on the Street

October 20, 2014

The Buchtelite talks with students about clubs and organizations on UA's campus.

ZPN’s Pinterest

October 10, 2014

ZPN helps UA students create Pinterest-inspired crafts come to life. The Buchtelite captures students' thoughts on the event.

Vote for Zippy in the Mascot Challenge

October 5, 2014

Visit to vote for Zippy in the Capital One Mascots Challenge.

ZPN brings henna to Akron

October 1, 2014

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

Word on the Street

September 29, 2014

The Buchtelite speaks with university students about their thoughts on tattoos. Tyler and Aubrey ask, What is the craziest tattoo you have ever seen?

Word on the Street

September 19, 2014

The University of Akron welcomes 16th President Scott Scarborough with an inauguration ceremony Friday, Sept. 19. The Buchtelite captures students thoughts on what changes they would make as a university...

What would you save during a storm?

September 12, 2014

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

Terry Adams visits UA

By Tyler Conventry and Aubrey Barto September 10, 2014

BMX athlete Terry Adams visited Akron this weekend to spread the word about flatland cycling.

Word on the street September 5

By and September 8, 2014

Aubrey and Tyler talk to university students about what really matters.

Word on the Street at UA

September 2, 2014

New Roo Weekend welcomes incoming freshmen

By Aubrey Barto, Video Editor August 25, 2014

New Roo Weekend was attended by new students this weekend. The Buchtelite Online caught up with freshmen to talk about their experiences.

Scarborough tours UA

By Dakota Phillips, Copy Editor July 21, 2014

The Buchtelite followed President Scott Scarborough on his first day on campus, July 1. The tour included the new president walking with students to get a look at the campus he will be working on. This...

Proenza gives final advice

By Alicia Finch, Editor-in-Chief June 16, 2014

Outgoing UA President Luis Proenza sat down with The Buchtelite May 20. Proenza spoke about his hopes for incoming President Scott L. Scarborough. Proenza gave insight to his upcoming plans for his sabbatical...

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