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UA Announces Dates for Postponed Spring 2020 Commencement Ceremony

After several months of waiting, Spring 2020 graduates finally have news regarding a commencement ceremony.

By Megan Parker, Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2020

Almost five months after The University of Akron postponed the Spring 2020 Commencement ceremonies, graduates now will have the opportunity to walk across the stage in E.J. Thomas in one of two ceremonies on Dec. 13. These two ceremonies will take place at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. that day for those who ea...

Bastille gives lively performance at E.J. Thomas Hall

Singer Dan Smith leads Bastille in their performance at E.J. Thomas Hall.

By Zaina Salem, Managing Editor

October 28, 2014

Akron was booming with energy when the award-winning band, Bastille, took the stage of E.J. Thomas Hall on Wednesday, Oct. 22. The English alternative rock band performed songs from their debut album, Bad Blood, to a packed audience. Bastille’s energy was immediately infectious as they opened with T...