The Buchtelite

New club rugby team on campus

UA's new rugby is looking for students to join their ranks.

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

September 30, 2014

As a recent addition to the university’s collection of club sports, Akron has introduced an official Rugby team. Founded by second-year student and club President Zach Gilgenbach, with the assistance of Vice President Taylor Stephens. These rugby-enthusiasts formed a small group in the spring of...

Eight steps to maximizing leadership potential

November 30, 2011

By: Ellyn Sjoquist The founder and CEO of OrgSync, Eric Fortenberry, visited The University of Akron on Nov. 2 as the inaugural speaker in Akron’s Leadership Speaker Series. His presentation drew on his experiences as a student organization leader turned CEO, and he encouraged students to use their col...

The Student African-American Sisterhood: three years old in October

October 26, 2011

By: Amber Good The Student African-American Sisterhood, created in the fall of 2009 celebrated their third year of existence October 12 and are currently preparing for more festivities. SAAS is an on-campus organization that focuses on the success and development of the University’s female African-A...