The Buchtelite

A look inside a march against Trump

Demonstrators hold signs as they march down W. Market Street during the protest in Highland Square on Tuesday night.

By Alex Belovich, adb130@zips.uakron.edu

November 16, 2016

On Tuesday night at 11:00 p.m., an estimated 1,100 peaceful marchers walked down the sidewalks of W. Market Street to vocalize their opposition to President-elect Donald Trump, the policies he has proposed, and the bigotry and fear that he has used and created to reach the highest political office in...

The Reel: Doctor Strange

By Alex Belovich, adb130@zips.uakron.edu

November 7, 2016

Film: Doctor Strange   Doctor Strange is a refreshing new start for the Marvel movie franchise and for the Marvel Universe. Set in the present day, the movie tells the story of Dr. Steven Strange, portrayed by the dynamic Benedict Cumberbatch, a world-class surgeon who specializes in life-sa...

Keep promises, because you said you would

Left to right: John and Sarah Adams, 'Because I said I would' founder Alex Sheen, Williams Honors College Dean Lakeesha Ransom.

By Grant Morgan, Managing Editor

April 13, 2016

Making promises isn’t difficult, but keeping them is. It’s also what makes a person stand out. On Tuesday night, a man best known around the world for keeping his own promises and inspiring others to keep theirs came to The University of Akron to share his story. Alex Sheen, founder of the...

ZipCon

A portion of ZipCon tabling in the Student Union ballroom.

By Brittany Gregg, Opinion Editor

February 24, 2015

The Akron Anime Association hosted a one day anime convention from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 21 at the Union. This is the second year the event has been held at UA and had around 1,000 students attend throughout the day, which is more than double the previous year.   Many attendees dressed up as character...