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Gender Diversity Week to spread awareness

Gender Diversity Week to spread awareness

By Sofia Syed, Arts & Life Editor

April 6, 2016

There can be misconceptions associated with gender and how one identifies themselves. To educate students, The University of Akron is holding a Gender Diversity Week from April 11 through April 16. Sponsored by the Undergraduate Student Government, ZPN and LGBTUA, this week will increase awareness...

Dear Miranda

September 25, 2012

"I've been in a long-term relationship, and I've recently noticed that I've been changing myself to make my partner happy. I'm not sure how I feel about that. Do you have any advice for me?" When we find ourselves changing for a relationship, most of the time it's because we have insecurities about where ...

Celebrating Diversity at The University of Akron

September 20, 2012

Written by: Gabrielle Glandorf The fall 2012 enrollment at The University of Akron includes students of Native American, Hispanic, Asian and other ethnic groups. There are also many religious groups on campus, as well as ones that represent different sexual orientations. These differences in the student ...

Dear Miranda,

September 5, 2012

To start the school year off, I wanted to write on a subject that I had been dealing with this past summer: the dreaded, unspoken issue of insecurities. I realized that I had been hiding behind a mask for so long, a mask that made me feel fake and insecure. As the summer progressed, I felt the mask...

Religious groups good or bad for college students?

September 5, 2012

Written by: Katelyn Freil As a new school year starts, students look for ways to get involved around campus. Some students take up sports, others get involved with sororities or fraternities, and some decide to join religious groups. The nearly 30,000 students enrolled at The University of Akron represent states all ove...