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New faculty, recalled staff

New faculty, recalled staff

By Grant Morgan, Managing Editor

September 30, 2015

Not all employees whose positions were cut in July have left The University of Akron for good. “We’ve had a number of people who we’ve brought back because of bumping rights or [their] skill set and put in different positions,” UA Chief Financial Officer Nathan Mortimer said, referencing the retur...

Free education in public domain

Free education in public domain

By Grant Morgan, News Editor

April 29, 2015

What does it mean for a book to be in the public domain? And what are you doing this summer? According to the fifth edition of Webster’s New World College Dictionary, public domain means “the condition of being free from copyright or patent and, hence, open to use by anyone.” Books in the public...

Summer visit breaks record numbers

President Scarborough telling parents and students the benefits of a UA education.

By Tyler Jordan, News Editor

August 1, 2014

The largest summer visit The University of Akron has ever acquired happened June 25. Over 2,000 people came to UA's campus to look at higher education. An estimated number of 800 potential students came to the campus in hopes of reaffirming a serious look at attending The University of Akron. ...

Have a Happy Summer!

Have a Happy Summer!

May 2, 2013

From all the Buchtelite Staff to you!

Summer session

Summer session

April 23, 2013

Abigail Chaff The end of the semester brings with it a lot of stress. Finals have to be studied for and papers need to be written. Even the start of planning for next semester can be exhausting. This semester isn’t even over, but you already have to plan out the classes you are going to take in the ...

An outlook on finals week.

April 3, 2012

Written by: Jaclyn Wlosec Four more weeks. One month. Approximately 20 some days of class. Not bad, right? But this is the time when the mind wanders into the beautiful outside world where your concerns include being tan enough for summer and if you have enough marshmallows for a bonfire. It’s ...