The Buchtelite

President-Elect Names Wayne Hill as New UA Chief of Staff

President-Elect Names Wayne Hill as New UA Chief of Staff

By Megan Parker, Editor-in-Chief

August 26, 2019

On Aug. 21, President-elect Gary Miller and Interim President John Green named Wayne Hill as chief of staff and vice president of The University of Akron. With a bachelor’s degree in sociology, Hill first joined the Department of University Communications and Marketing in 2011 as associate vice president for marketing. Curre...

Student food insecurity; budget problems delay research

Student food insecurity; budget problems delay research

By Samantha Hickey, News Editor

November 23, 2015

What started as a three-semester long honors project has turned into a research project delayed by  budget challenges for UA non-traditional student Tannya Forcone. Forcone began her studies in the 2015 spring semester in her field methods class, a course geared towards experiential learning, wh...