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Students’ desk setup look very different due to learning at home and COVID-19.

How is Online Education During a Pandemic Different for Students?

As many classes have switched to online instruction, are students missing the structure and socialization required to succeed?
By Stephanie Fairchild, Social Media Editor September 21, 2020

In the midst of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many college students have found safety and peace of mind in having the option to work and study in the comfort of their own homes. A...

The Counseling & Testing Center and ZipAssist are based in Simmons Hall on campus.

Several Resources Available on Campus, in Community For Those in Need of Support

After the passing of a campus member, The University of Akron wants students to know that there are resources available dedicated to helping alleviate stress, depression and more.
By Megan Parker, Editor-in-Chief September 26, 2019

All members of The Buchtelite would like to offer their condolences to the friends and family of the student and fellow Zip we all lost too soon. In light of this tragedy, The Buchtelite would like...

Holistic approach to conquering mental illness

By Brittany Gregg, Opinion Editor February 17, 2016

As a former University of Akron resident assistant, I have dealt with students who faced anxiety attacks, fainting episodes from stress, induced anorexia, headaches, migraines, nosebleeds, sleepless nights,...

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