The Buchtelite

Students Share Hopes, Wishes for Campus in Response to New President

Students had the opportunity to meet President Miller and his wife during a meet-and-greet on Aug. 15.

By Megan Parker, Editor-in-Chief

September 26, 2019

In response to the Board of Trustees selecting Gary L. Miller as the 18th President of The University of Akron on Aug. 14, several students share their hopes and visions for the future of UA. Prior to assuming his duties on Oct. 1, President Miller was the Chancellor at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay fr...

UA Board of Trustees Select Gary L. Miller as New President

President-elect Gary L. Miller thanks those who participated in the search process for trusting him to lead The University of Akron.

By Megan Parker, Editor-in-Chief

August 14, 2019

After a unanimous decision at the Aug. 14 Board of Trustees meeting, Gary L. Miller, Ph.D., has been named the 18th President of The University of Akron. President-elect Miller, 65, is currently Chancellor at the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay and will assume his duties at UA on Oct. 1, 2019. Along ...

President’s first day on campus

President Scott Scarborough talks with students at the Rec Center on Scarborough's first day on campus.

By Tyler Jordan, News Editor

July 2, 2014

On July 1, students guided new President Scott L. Scarborough around campus. Scarborough was excited to get the chance to talk to some students as well as meet some faculty members in what is now Scarborough’s new place of work. At James A. Rhodes Arena, the coach of the men’s basketball team...