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Akron Zips
Women’s Tennis Earns ITA All-Academic Team HonorsTEMPE, Ariz. – The University of Akron women's tennis team earned ITA All-Acade
Women’s Tennis Earns ITA All-Academic Team Honors
Akron Zips / Posted 11 hours ago
TEMPE, Ariz. – The University of Akron women's tennis team earned ITA All-Academic Team honors, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced. "I am extremely proud of the effort in and out of the classroom from our outstanding student-athletes,"... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sanders to sound clarion call for Clinton, but will his voters listen?has a legion of really committed activists,” said John Green, director of the R
Sanders to sound clarion call for Clinton, but will his voters listen?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 hours ago
has a legion of really committed activists,” said John Green, director of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron. “Many of them are younger and I’m sure he will be mindful of not disappointing them. He would not... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Megan Garris, Joshua Pielage are engagedalso of Milford. A private ceremony is planned for Sept. 3 in Cincinnati. The
Megan Garris, Joshua Pielage are engaged
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 hours ago
also of Milford. A private ceremony is planned for Sept. 3 in Cincinnati. The bride-elect has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Akron and master’s degrees from Kent State University and Cincinnati Christian University. She works as an... Read more
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Island Packet
Sanders to sound clarion call for Clinton, but will his voters listen?has a legion of really committed activists,” said John Green, director of the R
Sanders to sound clarion call for Clinton, but will his voters listen?
Island Packet / Posted 15 hours ago
has a legion of really committed activists,” said John Green, director of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron. “Many of them are younger and I’m sure he will be mindful of not disappointing them. He would not... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, DR. CLINT W. SNYDER, Youngstown, OhioSnyder went on to obtain his MA and Ph.D. in Medical Sociology from Kent State
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, DR. CLINT W. SNYDER, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Snyder went on to obtain his MA and Ph.D. in Medical Sociology from Kent State University. In 2011, he earned an MBA from the University of Akron. Dr. Snyder spent more than 24 years in academic medicine at several universities. Most recently he... Read more
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Salem News
Making the jump to Riograduating from Beaver Local High School in 2005, Dan first attended Indiana Un
Making the jump to Rio
Salem News / Posted yesterday
graduating from Beaver Local High School in 2005, Dan first attended Indiana University on a football scholarship and later the University of Akron, graduating in 2010 after an outstanding track career. He competed in the decathlon, ranking among... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Kinseys on track to Olympicsgraduating from Beaver Local High School in 2005, Dan first attended Indiana Un
Kinseys on track to Olympics
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
graduating from Beaver Local High School in 2005, Dan first attended Indiana University on a football scholarship and later the University of Akron, graduating in 2010 after an outstanding track career. He competed in the decathlon, ranking among... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Analysts say Donald Trump sold fear, not facts, in acceptance speechbeen categorized as either positive or negative. John Green, director of the R
Analysts say Donald Trump sold fear, not facts, in acceptance speech
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
been categorized as either positive or negative. John Green, director of the Ray C. Bliss School of Applied Politics at the University of Akron, had cited a need for Trump to deliver a persuasive speech and to rebuild a fractured party during... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron getting new municipal courthouselike to see how Pryor’s proposal could benefit APS high school sports, as well.
Akron getting new municipal courthouse
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
like to see how Pryor’s proposal could benefit APS high school sports, as well. Currently, APS rents sports facilities from The University of Akron, Neal said. Pryor’s presentation did not include how such a project would be financed. “This is... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Barber thanks those who have helped himto play. I just thought that I wanted to focus on academics and major in engine
Barber thanks those who have helped him
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
to play. I just thought that I wanted to focus on academics and major in engineering." His final choices were down to the University of Akron and the University of Pittsburgh. "Pitt had a good program and it was closer to home," Barber said.... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Mogul accepts nomination, says he's voice for the voicelesswhether to vote for Trump, Politico reported. Later Thursday, the Trump campai
Mogul accepts nomination, says he's voice for the voiceless
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
whether to vote for Trump, Politico reported. Later Thursday, the Trump campaign canceled a visit for today to the University of Akron that had been announced just the previous day. The Clinton campaign tried to take advantage of the... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Message to Trump projected onto Terminal Tower, quickly taken downTower Tweeted: ‘Rent a billboard people.’ The RNC began on Monday and wrapped
Message to Trump projected onto Terminal Tower, quickly taken down
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
Tower Tweeted: ‘Rent a billboard people.’ The RNC began on Monday and wrapped up Thursday night with a balloon drop and fireworks over Lake Erie. Trump was to appear at the University of Akron Friday, but that appearance has since been ca... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Campaign rhetoric invokes violent imagery, concerns some who want to tone it downcompetition and gone completely, gleefully rogue." John Green, head of the Ray
Campaign rhetoric invokes violent imagery, concerns some who want to tone it down
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
competition and gone completely, gleefully rogue." John Green, head of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics with the University of Akron, said the heat generated at the GOP convention in Cleveland is "the most surly in recent... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
23 Big Dreams: Cameron & Carlissa Robinsona new Akron Public School student and his or her career aspirations each week.
23 Big Dreams: Cameron & Carlissa Robinson
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
a new Akron Public School student and his or her career aspirations each week. With a tuition and fees scholarship from The University of Akron, the commitment of college has changed their personal goals and their expectations for their futures.... Read more
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Boston Globe
July 21, 2016Donald Trump won’t make a campaign stop Friday in Akron after all. The campaign
July 21, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Donald Trump won’t make a campaign stop Friday in Akron after all. The campaign had planned to rent E.J. Thomas Hall on the University of Akron campus for the event the day after the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, but UA spokesman... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Donald Trump event at University of Akron cancelledTrump was expected to extend his stay in Northeast Ohio after Thursday’s speech
Donald Trump event at University of Akron cancelled
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
Trump was expected to extend his stay in Northeast Ohio after Thursday’s speech on the last night of the RNC in Cleveland. The University of Akron confirmed to Fox 8 News that Trump’s scheduled event at E.J. Thomas Hall on Friday afternoon has been... Read more
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The Suburbanite
North Canton BOE approves new principaland a 2-year-old son, Crew. They live in Norton. Borstine earned his bachelor’s
North Canton BOE approves new principal
The Suburbanite / Posted 4 days ago
and a 2-year-old son, Crew. They live in Norton. Borstine earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in education from the University of Akron.“I’m honored to be the next high school principal at North Canton City Schools,” Borstine said. "The... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Lake trustees approve technology upgrade agreementpurchase of 3,000 tons of salt for the 2016-2017 season from the Community Univ
Lake trustees approve technology upgrade agreement
The Suburbanite / Posted 4 days ago
purchase of 3,000 tons of salt for the 2016-2017 season from the Community University Education Purchasing Association at the University of Akron at a cost of $58 a ton. Heard from Fire Chief Mike Lorentz of the Hartville Fire Department. He was... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Sandy Lake Township approved for sewer line extensionpresidential candidate Donald Trump, fresh off the heels of the RNC, will make
Sandy Lake Township approved for sewer line extension
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
presidential candidate Donald Trump, fresh off the heels of the RNC, will make a campaign appearance at the University of Akron on Friday. The Trump campaign is will be using the E.J. Thomas Hall for the event. The exact time of... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Trump to make campaign stop in Akron after GOP conventionpresidential candidate Donald Trump, fresh off the heels of the RNC, will make
Trump to make campaign stop in Akron after GOP convention
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
presidential candidate Donald Trump, fresh off the heels of the RNC, will make a campaign appearance at the University of Akron on Friday. The Trump campaign is will be using the E.J. Thomas Hall for the event. The exact time of... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
GM recalls 290k vehicles over airbag safety concernspresidential candidate Donald Trump, fresh off the heels of the RNC, will make
GM recalls 290k vehicles over airbag safety concerns
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
presidential candidate Donald Trump, fresh off the heels of the RNC, will make a campaign appearance at the University of Akron on Friday. The Trump campaign is will be using the E.J. Thomas Hall for the event. The exact time of... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Cooling center to open in Youngstown for heat reliefpresidential candidate Donald Trump, fresh off the heels of the RNC, will make
Cooling center to open in Youngstown for heat relief
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
presidential candidate Donald Trump, fresh off the heels of the RNC, will make a campaign appearance at the University of Akron on Friday. The Trump campaign is will be using the E.J. Thomas Hall for the event. The exact time of... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Donald Trump to attend event at University of Akron FridayDonald Trump will extend his stay in Northeast Ohio after tonight’s big speech
Donald Trump to attend event at University of Akron Friday
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
Donald Trump will extend his stay in Northeast Ohio after tonight’s big speech on the last night of the RNC in Cleveland. The University of Akron confirmed to FOX 8 News that Trump will be at E.J. Thomas Hall for an event on Friday... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron getting new municipal courthouselike to see how Pryor’s proposal could benefit APS high school sports, as well.
Akron getting new municipal courthouse
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 4 days ago
like to see how Pryor’s proposal could benefit APS high school sports, as well. Currently, APS rents sports facilities from The University of Akron, Neal said. Pryor’s presentation did not include how such a project would be financed. “This is... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Kasich won't be in Cleveland as Trump accepts nominationis honoring a pledge he would only serve eight years. Trump, meanwhile, is sch
Kasich won't be in Cleveland as Trump accepts nomination
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
is honoring a pledge he would only serve eight years. Trump, meanwhile, is scheduled to stay in Ohio and appear Friday at the University of Akron. Details have not been made public. Trump and Kasich, and their respective camps, have traded barbs... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Porter still has the drive to get better each dayCentral baseball team, which advanced to the regional tournament. Porter, Stens
Porter still has the drive to get better each day
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Central baseball team, which advanced to the regional tournament. Porter, Stenson and Mitchell were a part of 26 high school football victories. In the fall, he will enroll at the University of Akron to pursue a career in occupationa... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron Softball to host 2016 Zips Showcase CampAKRON, Ohio -- Join the University of Akron softball team for the 2016 Zips Sho
Akron Softball to host 2016 Zips Showcase Camp
Akron Zips / Posted 5 days ago
AKRON, Ohio -- Join the University of Akron softball team for the 2016 Zips Showcase Camp on December 3, 2016, at the Stile Athletics Field House on the campus of the University of Akron. This camp is designed for 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 graduates... Read more
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Akron Zips
Keith Dambrot Recognition Dinner featuring special guest Seth Greenbergjoin us in honoring Akron Zips head coach Keith Dambrot on August 9, in recogni
Keith Dambrot Recognition Dinner featuring special guest Seth Greenberg
Akron Zips / Posted 5 days ago
join us in honoring Akron Zips head coach Keith Dambrot on August 9, in recognition and appreciation for his commitment to the University of Akron and the Zips' basketball program. In Dambrot's 12 seasons at Akron, he has amassed a 278-130 (.681)... Read more
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USA Today
Endangered GOP congressman fears not, embraces Trumphis home state. For vulnerable Republicans, it's safer to stay home, said John
Endangered GOP congressman fears not, embraces Trump
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
his home state. For vulnerable Republicans, it's safer to stay home, said John Green, a professor of political science at the University of Akron. "It's much easier to say 'I want to stay home with my constituents' than to take the risk of going... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Uproar At Republican Convention At Anti-Trump Campaign Revoltshis spouse. The Trump couple later returned to New York. John Green Director,
Uproar At Republican Convention At Anti-Trump Campaign Revolts
SiliconIndia / Posted 6 days ago
his spouse. The Trump couple later returned to New York. John Green Director, Ray C Bliss Institute of Applied Politics, The University of Akron said it is "unusual" for the nominee to appear on the first day of the Convention. Read Also: India... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Reeves to head MCCC adult and continuing education — The Medina County Gazettein public relations prior to her education career. In 1996, Reeves earned a tea
Reeves to head MCCC adult and continuing education — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
in public relations prior to her education career. In 1996, Reeves earned a teaching license in the master’s program at the University of Akron. Reeves and her husband, Cliff, have lived in Medina County for 28 years. They have three children:... Read more
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dna
Kasich's decision not to speak at RNC embarrassing party: Trump campaignnot attending the convention is "unusual", said John Green, Director, Ray C. Bl
Kasich's decision not to speak at RNC embarrassing party: Trump campaign
dna / Posted 7 days ago
not attending the convention is "unusual", said John Green, Director, Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics, The University of Akron. "This could have a very big impact (on Trump's prospects in Ohio)," he said at a news... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notesin the greatness of this institution, my faith in the university and local comm
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 7 days ago
in the greatness of this institution, my faith in the university and local communities, as well as my genuine desire to see The University of Akron excel,” Wilson said. “We have exceptional students, faculty, staff, programs and opportunities here... Read more
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The Columbian
Trump finds unlikely supporters in Cleveland areaeconomic prospects have stagnated,” said John C. Green, the director of the Ray
Trump finds unlikely supporters in Cleveland area
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
economic prospects have stagnated,” said John C. Green, the director of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron. “The whites in Parma have been drifting Republican, little by little.” Teresa Sikorski herself... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Some Ohio delegates expect GOP convention violenceneeds two things from the four-day event, said John Green, head of the Ray C. B
Some Ohio delegates expect GOP convention violence
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
needs two things from the four-day event, said John Green, head of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics with the University of Akron. “He has to put forward a good image to the country because the country’s really going to be... Read more
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Salem News
A proposal for creating a citizen impeachment processWe will never get anywhere if we don't start somewhere. This is a start. Area
A proposal for creating a citizen impeachment process
Salem News / Posted 8 days ago
We will never get anywhere if we don't start somewhere. This is a start. Area resident Jack Loesch, a longtime teacher at the University of Akron, provide his views in an occasional column. Read his website at www.TorchnFork.info. He may be... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Foster child excels at Scott, sets sights on becoming a pediatricianare some superstars up here.” In June, Ms. Bryant graduated from Scott High Sc
Foster child excels at Scott, sets sights on becoming a pediatrician
The Toledo Blade / Posted 8 days ago
are some superstars up here.” In June, Ms. Bryant graduated from Scott High School. This fall, she’ll start classes at the University of Akron. She wants to be a pediatrician. Much of her childhood she bounced around foster homes and... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Fremont, like nation, dividedbacking of Mr. Trump. “You wouldn’t want your president to be sneaky about any
Fremont, like nation, divided
The Toledo Blade / Posted 8 days ago
backing of Mr. Trump. “You wouldn’t want your president to be sneaky about anything,” said Miss Andres, who’s attending the University of Akron to be a nurse. “You’d want to know what’s going on. Trump seems like he’s blunt about his intentions... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Goldwater era changed the GOP, so could the Trump nominationwould be a very different party,’’ said John C. Green, director of the Ray C. B
The Goldwater era changed the GOP, so could the Trump nomination
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
would be a very different party,’’ said John C. Green, director of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron. “Trump doesn’t have to win to reorganize the coalition. If he simply gets a different set of voters... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Clemson leaders approve $1B budget, gets diversity updateconstructs. It is simply the fact that the world has changed," said Gill in his
Clemson leaders approve $1B budget, gets diversity update
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 10 days ago
constructs. It is simply the fact that the world has changed," said Gill in his first appearance since being hired from the University of Akron last April. "… We have to be willing and able to enhance our student body's involvement and... Read more
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ESPN
How 'The Brotherhood' made it to the ESPYS stagehis mission is to take what he's done, expand upon it and keep growing." The L
How 'The Brotherhood' made it to the ESPYS stage
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
his mission is to take what he's done, expand upon it and keep growing." The LeBron James Family Foundation teamed with the University of Akron last summer to pledge 2,300 four-year college scholarships, at a cost of more than $80 million, to... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
More than 100 attend vigil for career center teacher — The Medina County Gazetteabout 20 students, attended the vigil. Fete, 64, of Wadsworth, had a degree in
More than 100 attend vigil for career center teacher — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
about 20 students, attended the vigil. Fete, 64, of Wadsworth, had a degree in English and a master’s in education from the University of Akron. She had taught the last 15 years at the career center. Two other career center teachers were in... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Gunn looking for passion in defenseas a senior. Cole was named first-team all-Eastern District, all-Quad County a
Gunn looking for passion in defense
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 10 days ago
as a senior. Cole was named first-team all-Eastern District, all-Quad County and all-OVAC. Zach, who plans to attend the University of Akron, is the son of Gary and Sheryl Butto of Wintersville. STEVIE DOUGHTY, Shadyside - This former Tiger... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio sets linebackers, secondary for OVAC Gameas a senior. Cole was named first-team all-Eastern District, all-Quad County a
Ohio sets linebackers, secondary for OVAC Game
The Times Leader / Posted 11 days ago
as a senior. Cole was named first-team all-Eastern District, all-Quad County and all-OVAC. Zach, who plans to attend the University of Akron, is the son of Gary and Sheryl Butto of Wintersville. STEVIE DOUGHTY, Shadyside - This former Tiger... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
APS District seeking comment on proposed school plansin 2003. There are currently seven APS high schools; there used to be eight be
APS District seeking comment on proposed school plans
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 days ago
in 2003. There are currently seven APS high schools; there used to be eight before Central-Hower High School was “sold” to The University of Akron in exchange for scholarships for qualifying APS graduates. Buchtel and East CLCs were built as... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Porthouse�s �Ring of Fire� features music of Cashproduction. For tickets, call 330-672-3884. David Ritchey has a Ph.D. in comm
Porthouse�s �Ring of Fire� features music of Cash
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 days ago
production. For tickets, call 330-672-3884. David Ritchey has a Ph.D. in communications and is a professor of communications at The University of Akron. He is a member of the American Theatre Critics Association and the Cleveland Critics... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Notesin the greatness of this institution, my faith in the university and local comm
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 days ago
in the greatness of this institution, my faith in the university and local communities, as well as my genuine desire to see The University of Akron excel,” Wilson said. “We have exceptional students, faculty, staff, programs and opportunities here... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron creates utility bill policyRoad in West Akron. During Council’s evening meeting, a group of Akron youths
Akron creates utility bill policy
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 days ago
Road in West Akron. During Council’s evening meeting, a group of Akron youths participating in the Upward Bound program at The University of Akron sat in the audience and were welcomed by Council. “There is no greater program we can be prouder of... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
University of Akron loosens tailgating policies for football gamesUA LOOSENS TAILGATING POLICIES - AKRON -- If you're looking for a true college
University of Akron loosens tailgating policies for football games
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 11 days ago
UA LOOSENS TAILGATING POLICIES - AKRON -- If you're looking for a true college football game day experience, the University of Akron will now be one of the premier spots to do so in Northeast Ohio. The university has announced some new loosened... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Gordon H. WeberA 1944 graduate of Atwater High School, Gordon went on to earn his bachelor's d
Gordon H. Weber
The Alliance Review / Posted 11 days ago
A 1944 graduate of Atwater High School, Gordon went on to earn his bachelor's degree from the University of Akron, where he was a member of the Lone Star fraternity, and his master's degree from Kent State University. He spent many years as a... Read more
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