The Buchtelite

University students bowl for scholarships

November 1, 2012

Written by: Emily Beckwith Last Sunday, the Eddie Elias Scholarship Bowling Tournament took place, in which $7,000 in scholarships were awarded to students. The tournament, which took place in the Student Union Gameroom, was started three years ago by Peggy Elias, in memory of her late husband. It...

Do you have what it takes?

March 7, 2012

By: Amber Good Are you the type of person who sits around waiting for positive academic-related opportunities to happen to you? If so, then those days for you are now over. As a college student, applying for both academic programs and scholarships can be very intimidating, but it must be done.  I und...

Artists display work for scholarship show

March 6, 2012

By: Margaret Duff   This challenge can create very interesting, unique displays, and this year, with a staggering number of entries, many students had to think beyond the traditional, salon-style display to find a way to fabricate space. The scholarship show is divided between underclassmen and upp...

Potential UA acquisition to provide scholarships for future Akron Public School graduates

February 13, 2012

By: David Sickels President Proenza and Akron Public Schools Superintendent David James appeared before the House Education Committee in Columbus Wednesday in an effort to gather support for House Bill 381. If the bill is passed, the legislation will allow The University of Akron to purchase a building...

Bowling for scholarships: Elias Scholarship Tournament returns to UA

November 3, 2011

By: Molly Gase Bowling pins will tumble and dollar signs will accumulate during the second annual Elias Scholarship Bowling Tournament. Being held Nov. 5 at 9 a.m. in the Student Union game room, the tournament is an opportunity for participants to win scholarship money while showing off their bowlin...