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Students to Expect 4-Day School Week in Fall

Student Union.
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...

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

President Wilson speaks with GSG and students at Student Union Starbucks. (Photo courtesy of Ashlynn Rodgers)
Graduate Student Government and President Matthew Wilson talk about new changes and innovations to The University of Akron with students.
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...

State of the University: Incredibly Optimistic

Buchtel Hall.
A sit-down with President Wilson
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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