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Spin Scooters Provide Affordable, Sustainable Mode of Transportation in Akron

The Spin scooters available on campus and throughout downtown Akron are bright orange for easy finding.

By Kaitee Horstmann, Copy Editor

October 19, 2020

The University of Akron and the City of Akron have partnered with Spin to help provide an alternative, sustainable, low-cost mode of transportation for students and Akron residents. Spin is a dockless scooter-share company founded in 2016 in San Francisco that partners with universities and surro...

Millennials’ voice on voting

Students gathered in Olin hall for the “Up for Debate Ohio!” last Saturday.

By Israa Eddeb, Online and Social Media Editor

October 19, 2015

The Jefferson Center, University of Akron professor Bill Lyons, and the Center for Conflict Management welcomed students to debate the current mayoral elections in an event called “Up for Debate Ohio!” in Olin Hall last Saturday morning.   The Jefferson Center is an organization dedicated to encourage p...