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Students design tandem wheelchair: One family’s loss is gift to another

Students on the Biomedical Engineering Design Team took what they learned in the classroom and used it to improve the lives of a resilient family.


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UA law school students graduate with less debt

President leads study-abroad trip to Asia

A look from a boss can’t kill, but it can slay trustworthiness

New Student Trustee joins Board of Trustees

Scholarship honors engineering alumnus Bob Bennett

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Happenings

Men's soccer | Zips vs. Penn State (Exh.), 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field.

Arts | Summer Brass Choir 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, Guzzetta Recital Hall.

Women's soccer | Zips vs. Milwaukee (Exh.), 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field.


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The new Akron Guarantee Scholarship: Graduate with less debt!

The new Akron Guarantee Scholarship: Graduate with less debt!

The Akron Guarantee Scholarship guarantees the yearly renewal of your scholarship so long as you are in good academic standing, and it offers greater financial support through automatic yearly upgrades.  Learn more


Grandmother earns degree at 51 and relishes breadth of UA experience

Grandmother earns degree at 51 and relishes breadth of UA experience

Thirty years after she last sat in a classroom, Carla Long decided to go to college.  Read more


Hill Harper, Lamman Rucker lead impressive Black Male Summit lineup

Hill Harper, Lamman Rucker lead impressive Black Male Summit lineup

The two actors/educators will speak at the 10th annual summit in September. Reserve your seat today!  Learn more



The new Akron Guarantee Scholarship: Graduate with less debt!

The new Akron Guarantee Scholarship: Graduate with less debt!

The Akron Guarantee Scholarship guarantees the yearly renewal of your scholarship so long as you are in good academic standing, and it offers greater financial support through automatic yearly upgrades.  Learn more


Grandmother earns degree at 51 and relishes breadth of UA experience

Grandmother earns degree at 51 and relishes breadth of UA experience

Thirty years after she last sat in a classroom, Carla Long decided to go to college.  Read more


Hill Harper, Lamman Rucker lead impressive Black Male Summit lineup

Hill Harper, Lamman Rucker lead impressive Black Male Summit lineup

The two actors/educators will speak at the 10th annual summit in September. Reserve your seat today!  Learn more




Students design tandem wheelchair: One family’s loss is gift to another

Students on the Biomedical Engineering Design Team took what they learned in the classroom and used it to improve the lives of a resilient family.


News

UA law school students graduate with less debt

President leads study-abroad trip to Asia

A look from a boss can’t kill, but it can slay trustworthiness

New Student Trustee joins Board of Trustees

Scholarship honors engineering alumnus Bob Bennett

More headlines


Happenings

Men's soccer | Zips vs. Penn State (Exh.), 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field.

Arts | Summer Brass Choir 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, Guzzetta Recital Hall.

Women's soccer | Zips vs. Milwaukee (Exh.), 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field.


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Inclusive excellence at UA

AT THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON, we strive to create a welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. We respect and celebrate our differences and invite you to join us in creating an environment in which we can all excel.

We strive to create a framework for excellence that incorporates diversity at its core while linking the quality of the educational experience.

Inclusive excellence is a key component of a comprehensive strategy for achieving institutional excellence. This includes the academic excellence of all students in attendance, and concerted efforts to educate and equip them to succeed in a diverse society with sophisticated intercultural skills.

Inclusive Excellence at Akron

 

NEW CHIEF DIVERSITY OFFICER

Jolene LaneWe welcome to Akron our new chief diversity officer, Jolene Lane. She joins UA from Teachers College at Columbia University, where she has served the last nine years as senior director in the Vice President’s Office for Diversity and Community Affairs.

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