The Buchtelite

Remembering Zakareia Husein

Husein was shot and killed Monday night, Dec. 7.

By Zaina Salem, Editor-in-Chief

December 9, 2015

A University of Akron student was shot to death around 11 p.m. on Monday when a robber gunned him down at a pizza parlor in Akron. Zakareia Husein, 21, was working at his family-owned New York Style Pizza on Glenwood Avenue. Surveillance cameras show Husein handing money to the masked robber, but the robber...

Where the wild things explode

Where the wild things explode

April 18, 2013

Abigail Chaff When do people lose faith in humanity? When does the naive thought that people are innately good go away? Does it happen after the nice man promised you sweets and a puppy only to molest you and changed your life forever? Is it the day you come home from school and police tell you your pa...

Controversy brews in wake of serial killings

Controversy brews in wake of serial killings

February 19, 2013

Kyle Steiner A group of concerned youths huddled around a television that hangs from the wall in the Student Union at The University of Akron on Feb. 14. They pensively observed the screen as news about the former Los Angeles police officer, Christopher Dorner, who allegedly murdered three people,...