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Bridging STEM fields

April 6, 2016

Over the weekend, The National Inventor’s Hall of Fame STEM Middle School hosted its sixth BEST (Bridging Engineering, Science, and Technology) Medicine Engineering Fair. This event, orchestrated...

Inspiring young girls into STEM fields

Kids show off their creations at the 2016 Kid's Career Day at UA.
March 7, 2016

It is known that women are underrepresented in STEM fields, but an event held every year at The University of Akron is working to change that.   Last Saturday, UA held the 2016 Kid’s Career Day in...

Uniting STEM and the arts

Gaining STEAM was held in the Goodyear Polymer Center Auditorium on Dec. 1.
December 2, 2015

When STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) collides with the arts, creativity flourishes. That was the idea conveyed at the “Gaining STEAM” symposium, held in the Goodyear Polymer Center Auditorium...

Nickolas Gantzler wins third Game-Changer award

Gantzler tutors fellow physics students in Ayer Hall.
November 30, 2015

Members of the UA football team weren’t the only students congratulated on Nov. 21, as the third of eight “game-changer” awards was announced at the Zips vs. Buffalo game. Nickolas Gantzler, the...

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