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Students to Expect 4-Day School Week in Fall

By Brooklyn Dennison, Editor-in-Chief January 31, 2018

“Five-Star Fridays,” an initiative that will shorten the school week for most students, is The University of Akron’s new approach to enhance students’ college experience. Starting in the fall...

President Wilson speaks with GSG and students at Student Union Starbucks. (Photo courtesy of Ashlynn Rodgers)

Graduate Student Government, President Wilson Hold First Spring Town Hall Meeting

Graduate Student Government and President Matthew Wilson talk about new changes and innovations to The University of Akron with students.
By Megan Parker, News Contributor January 29, 2018

New innovations and program changes were discussed during the Graduate Student Government town hall meeting with President Matthew Wilson, Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 in the Student Union Starbucks. “This...

Buchtel Hall.

State of the University: Incredibly Optimistic

A sit-down with President Wilson
By Robert Barrett, Jr., Copy Editor August 28, 2017

In 2013, President Luis M. Proenza gave his final address to The University of Akron saying the “state of the University in 2013 is strong.” President Proenza’s successor, President Scarborough,...

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