The Buchtelite

Meet the new student trustee: Zachary Michel

Meet the new student trustee: Zachary Michel

By Kristina Aiad-Toss, News Editor

October 10, 2016


Filed under Campus News, News

There are two student trustees at The University of Akron. They are non-voting members of the Board of Trustees, and are supposed to give input on pertinent issues from a student’s perspective at Board meetings, as well as represent UA students at events and meetings. Student trustees are appointed...

OSU student trustees gain vote that UA’s still lack

OSU student trustees gain vote that UA’s still lack

By Samantha Hickey, News Editor

November 2, 2015


Filed under Campus News, Showcase

For years, student trustees of Ohio universities have not had the privilege to vote on their respective Boards of Trustees. Then on June 30, 2015, the Ohio General Assembly approved that The Ohio State University Board of Trustees may grant full voting privileges to their student trustees. Other sc...

Decisions made at Board meeting

By Nick Peterman, Writer

October 14, 2015


Filed under News

Many decisions were made by the UA Board of Trustees at its meeting yesterday in the Student Union. They voted to approve recommendations for the establishments of a Data Science, Analytics, and Information Technology Center, appointments for multiple leadership positions, and additional days of pai...