The Buchtelite

A Rec Center offers services for a variety of students

December 4, 2012

Written by: Forrest Dukes The University of Akron has a diverse group of students and the Recreation and Wellness Center works to support students emotionally,  socially, mentally and physically. “We try to work with several types of exercise since there are different types of students here. Having stu...

Master plan brings big changes to UA campus

September 11, 2012

Written by: Gabrielle Glandorf In early June, the University of Akron Board of Trustees approved a $400 million master guide plan for campus development, created by Sasaki Associates, which focuses on an "Academic Way" as well as a few other large projects. In 1999, Sasaki Associates was hired by The...

3rd SpringFest Friday

April 25, 2012

Written by: Molly Gase The third SpringFest will be on Friday from 3 to 10 p.m. on UA’s campus at Coleman Common, located between the Student Union and the Rec Center. SpringFest is a festival meant for entertainment, fun, food and games to celebrate the end of the school year. Festivities including a pett...

UA's treasures in the learning landscape

March 27, 2012

Written by: Kayleigh Bracht Many students come to The University of Akron each semester, but quite a few of them fail to discover its hidden treasures right away. These treasures can be quiet places to study or the best places to go for lunch. During the warmer months, students are usually looking...