The Buchtelite

The allure of Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2013

Beau Brown Another day, another dollar, or in the case of Valentine’s Day, another $30 spent on a cliché bouquet of roses, some type of delectably fattening chocolates and a romantic comedy featuring a chiseled, shirtless man and an independent woman who succumbs to his charming personality. Ye...

Valentine’s Day: A celebration of romance and relationships

February 14, 2012

By: Kate Powell Some love it, others dread it, but one cannot help that Valentine’s Day is a multibillion dollar holiday to honor romance and relationships. Although the origin of the holiday is clouded by legend, there still exist key points that have led to our celebration of the holiday as we kn...

Akron's own iconic couple

February 14, 2012

By: Diana Perez In light of Valentine’s day, The Univeristy of Akron recognizes one of it’s own couples who have stood the test of time. Who they are: Randy Pope is professor of arts administration at the University of Akron Graduate School and Nancy Pope taught history and dramatic literature ...

Valentine's day date ideas that won't break the bank

February 8, 2012

By: Kayleigh Bracht Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and with your wallet still empty from Christmas, you’re probably wondering how you can still make Valentine’s Day special without breaking the bank. Whether this is your first date or you’ve been together for years, there are plenty of ac...