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The Buchtelite Returns

August 25, 2017

Happy holidays from The Buchtelite

By Buchtelite Editorial Board

December 9, 2015

Filed under Editorials

Tomorrow marks the last day of fall classes. After the weekend, finals will try to claim our sanity. But once finals are over, the much-anticipated winter break begins. Before we know it, spring semester will be upon us, and t...

How many times must we ask for transparency?

By Buchtelite Editorial Board

December 3, 2015

Filed under Editorials

Last Sunday the Akron Beacon Journal ran a full-page ad signed by seven of Akron’s prominent business executives, which exhorted readers to put faith in the changes at UA and “come together” to support it. Near the bot...

‘We Will Be Heard and Understood’

By Angel Poole, President of Black Students United

November 24, 2015

Filed under Guest Viewpoints

As a student leader on campus of Black Students United (BSU), I feel it is my obligation to help provide a social, educational, and a cultural setting that will serve to enrich and enhance the collegiate experience of Black students an...

Students as ‘customers’

By Buchtelite Editorial Board

November 11, 2015

Filed under Editorials

  UA President Scott Scarborough recently appeared on the cover of the November issue of the Akron/Canton SmartBusiness magazine. A business magazine? Figures. But “smart” business? That’s questionable. Regar...

Defining ‘courage’ in light of UA’s plight

By Buchtelite Editorial Board

October 21, 2015

Filed under Editorials

UA President Scott Scarborough’s penultimate slide from Tuesday’s “State of the University” address showed the stoic face of Theodore Roosevelt, one of American history’s most resilient men, along with a quotation of ...

Take survey on Buchtelite, win gift card

By Alexa Lago, Opinion Editor

March 4, 2014

Filed under Campus News

After our rather abrupt hiatus at the beginning of the semester, many members of the student body might be shocked to come across this issue of The Buchtelite on stands. Due to many uncontrollable circumstances, we have been...

Where have all the letters gone?

October 16, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Written by: Abigail Chaff Who doesn’t have an opinion about the Buchtelite? I’ve heard things like “It’s so boring” and “I never read the paper.” When I first told people I got the opinion editor position at this...

Where in the world…are the Buchtelite newsstands?

November 17, 2011

Filed under News

By: Molly Gase There are many newsstands on this campus that house our biweekly student newspaper, but where exactly are they? The Buchtelite is available to students in many of the buildings that they live in, eat in, and take class...