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Boston Globe
Donald Trump relies heavily on a simple phrase: `Believe me’almost like he’s trying to convince himself that he’s right,” said David B. Coh
Donald Trump relies heavily on a simple phrase: `Believe me’
Boston Globe / Posted 18 hours ago
almost like he’s trying to convince himself that he’s right,” said David B. Cohen, a professor of political science at the University of Akron. “Believe me — that’s the phrase really of a used car salesman. ‘Believe me, this car is great. Just... Read more
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Salem News
Top West Branch seniors recognized at banquetdegree from Youngstown State University in 1977. She studied in the Masters of
Top West Branch seniors recognized at banquet
Salem News / Posted 23 hours ago
degree from Youngstown State University in 1977. She studied in the Masters of Business Administration program at the University of Akron before entering law school at the University of Akron. She received her Juris Doctor degree in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Donald Trump relies heavily on a simple phrase: `Believe me’almost like he’s trying to convince himself that he’s right,” said David B. Coh
Donald Trump relies heavily on a simple phrase: `Believe me’
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
almost like he’s trying to convince himself that he’s right,” said David B. Cohen, a professor of political science at The University of Akron. “Believe me -- that’s the phrase really of a used car salesmen. ‘Believe me, this car is great. Just... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron Track and Field Primed for NCAA East Preliminary RoundAKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron Track and Field program is primed for the
Akron Track and Field Primed for NCAA East Preliminary Round
Akron Zips / Posted yesterday
AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron Track and Field program is primed for the NCAA East Preliminary Round this weekend as the Zips will be represented by 26 student-athletes at the three-day event hosted by the University of North Florida on... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Emma Ray and Ben Wartko are engagedwith the Ohio Department of Health. Her fiance is a 2007 graduate of Archbisho
Emma Ray and Ben Wartko are engaged
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
with the Ohio Department of Health. Her fiance is a 2007 graduate of Archbishop Hoban High School, and a 2012 graduate of the University of Akron with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He is an employee of Don Wartko Construction, his family owned... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Paula Leonardi to be bride of Darin Ducatoreception to follow at Landerhaven Executive Caterers in Mayfield Heights, Ohio
Paula Leonardi to be bride of Darin Ducato
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
reception to follow at Landerhaven Executive Caterers in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. Miss Leonardi graduated with honors from the University of Akron School of Business, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in business management. She is a supply... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Bucks dominate K-W United in season opener, 6while strike partner Ben Fitzpatrick (Hilliard, Ohio/Urbana) earned Man of the
Bucks dominate K-W United in season opener, 6
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
while strike partner Ben Fitzpatrick (Hilliard, Ohio/Urbana) earned Man of the Match with a goal and assist of his own. The University of Akron was well represented for the Bucks as defender Brad Ruhaak (Akron, Ohio) tallied a goal and an... Read more
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Business Wire
Villanova University Appoints Joyce E.A. Russell, PhD, as The Helen and William O'Toole Dean of the Villanova School of Businessof Management at the University of Tennessee. She earned her PhD and MA in Indu
Villanova University Appoints Joyce E.A. Russell, PhD, as The Helen and William O'Toole Dean of the Villanova School of Business
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
of Management at the University of Tennessee. She earned her PhD and MA in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from The University of Akron and her BA from Loyola University of Maryland. As Dean of the Villanova School of Business, Russell... Read more
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Philly.com
Villanova taps new business school deanfrom Loyola University of Maryland and received her doctorate and master’s in i
Villanova taps new business school dean
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
from Loyola University of Maryland and received her doctorate and master’s in industrial/organizational psychology from the University of Akron. Russell called her new appointment at Villanova’s business school with more than 2,500... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State lawmakers pass several bills before recesspassed the Senate on a unanimous vote and awaits concurrence in the House. HB
State lawmakers pass several bills before recess
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
passed the Senate on a unanimous vote and awaits concurrence in the House. HB 305 allows certain nonteaching employees at the University of Akron to join the Public Employees Retirement System. Currently, those employees participate in the School... Read more
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Salem News
Hillary Clinton, career criminalis acceptable and they can do whatever they please without consequence. Area r
Hillary Clinton, career criminal
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
is acceptable and they can do whatever they please without consequence. 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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Your Hometown Lima Stations
University of Akron says rebranding effort hasn't caught onAKRON, Ohio (AP) - The University of Akron's experiment to rebrand itself "Ohio
University of Akron says rebranding effort hasn't caught on
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - The University of Akron's experiment to rebrand itself "Ohio's Polytechnic University" turned out to be a dud. School officials say they're now downplaying the tagline because it just wasn't understood. The Akron Beacon Journal... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Legacy work – that’s all LeBron James is doing nowCleveland Hustles – a sort of inner-city Apprentice. He wants to send hundreds
Legacy work – that’s all LeBron James is doing now
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Cleveland Hustles – a sort of inner-city Apprentice. He wants to send hundreds of current grade-schoolers to study at the University of Akron. More than most pros, James has tried to make public service central to his brand. Maybe that’s why... Read more
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Akron Zips
A Look Back: The 2016 Akron Softball Campaign22 and walked 16, while Hysong went 2-0, owned a 4.40 ERA, and pitched one comp
A Look Back: The 2016 Akron Softball Campaign
Akron Zips / Posted 5 days ago
22 and walked 16, while Hysong went 2-0, owned a 4.40 ERA, and pitched one complete game. AKRON IN THE MAC CHAMPIONSHIP The University of Akron has participated in the Mid-American Conference Championship ten times since 1997 [full results are... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Springfield considering trash aggregationspecial election expenses; • the expenditure of $3,000 for three full-time fir
Springfield considering trash aggregation
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
special election expenses; • the expenditure of $3,000 for three full-time firefighters to attend a leadership course at The University of Akron, using grant money; • the purchase of a 2016 Ford Interceptor SUV police cruiser at a cost of... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Girls with grit: Jessica ‘Evil’ Eye10 fighters in the world. Right now, she's 19-4-1. Nine years ago, Eye had nev
Girls with grit: Jessica ‘Evil’ Eye
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
10 fighters in the world. Right now, she's 19-4-1. Nine years ago, Eye had never even heard of MMA. She was studying at the University of Akron and waiting tables when she was introduced to the sport. Strongstyle MMA in Independence quickly... Read more
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Akron Zips
Zips Qualify 26 Individuals for NCAA East Preliminary Round Track and Field ChampionshipsAKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron track and field program will send 26 stud
Zips Qualify 26 Individuals for NCAA East Preliminary Round Track and Field Championships
Akron Zips / Posted 6 days ago
AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron track and field program will send 26 student-athletes from its men's and women's teams – competing in 19 events – to the NCAA East Preliminary Round at North Florida University in Jacksonville, Fla., from May... Read more
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Akron Zips
Men’s Golf Places Three on Academic All-MAC SquadCLEVELAND, Ohio – The University of Akron men's golf program placed three team
Men’s Golf Places Three on Academic All-MAC Squad
Akron Zips / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND, Ohio – The University of Akron men's golf program placed three team members on the 2016 Men's Golf Academic All-MAC team, the Mid-American Conference announced on Thursday. Seniors Louis Birchall (Ingestre Park, England) and Ryan Harris... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Tecumseh's Brubaker moves up the ladder in Pittsburgh farm systembefore the Wednesday matinee attraction. Brubaker, 22, was drafted by the Pira
Tecumseh's Brubaker moves up the ladder in Pittsburgh farm system
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
before the Wednesday matinee attraction. Brubaker, 22, was drafted by the Pirates in the sixth round last year out of the University of Akron. He began his pro career in the short-season New York-Penn League with the West Virginia Black Bears,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Zenith Awards, golf tournament mark Travel & Tourism WeekMcQueen. Also during the week, the ASCVB hosted its 13th annual Hospitality Sc
Zenith Awards, golf tournament mark Travel & Tourism Week
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
McQueen. Also during the week, the ASCVB hosted its 13th annual Hospitality Scholarship Golf Tournament May 6 to benefit The University of Akron College of Applied Science & Technology’s hospitality management program. Proceeds from the... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Neighborhood Watchthe victim. Officers searched for a weapon but were unable to locate one. One m
West Side Neighborhood Watch
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
the victim. Officers searched for a weapon but were unable to locate one. One man was arrested on a warrant and released to The University of Akron Police Department after $1,000 worth of counterfeit bills found in his possession was... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Coach House staging hit in �Lend Me a Tenor�Champion and Shriner sing a duet from an opera. The program includes a “thank y
Coach House staging hit in �Lend Me a Tenor�
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Champion and Shriner sing a duet from an opera. The program includes a “thank you” to Alfred Anderson, who taught opera at The University of Akron for many years. I assume he was the voice coach for the two men who are traditionally not... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Stark State to build Akron campus near state Route 8have strong educational partnerships with Akron Public Schools, Summit County s
Stark State to build Akron campus near state Route 8
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
have strong educational partnerships with Akron Public Schools, Summit County schools, Summit Education Initiative, The University of Akron, Kent State University and others,” Jones said. “An excellent example of a successful partnership is... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
New Woodridge school taking shape on planning boarddirector of academic services, reported that 18 students are enrolled this year
New Woodridge school taking shape on planning board
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
director of academic services, reported that 18 students are enrolled this year in the College Credit Plus program with The University of Akron, in which high school students take college courses for college credit. Next year, the program will... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & NotesAKRON — United Way of Summit County (UWSC) will host its annual Power of the Pu
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
AKRON — United Way of Summit County (UWSC) will host its annual Power of the Purse luncheon June 20 at Quaker Station at The University of Akron, located at 135 S. Broadway St. According to UWSC officials, the event, now in its 14th year,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
93 Cents for Flight 93 to create mobile museumto them?” The mobile museum will be housed at the MAPS Air Museum in Green. De
93 Cents for Flight 93 to create mobile museum
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
to them?” The mobile museum will be housed at the MAPS Air Museum in Green. Deitrick said faculty and students from The University of Akron will assist with programming, creation, engineering, design and historical documentation for the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
What the crossover vote means for political parties in Ohiogeography and the demography behind it is likely to be an asset to Trump,” said
What the crossover vote means for political parties in Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
geography and the demography behind it is likely to be an asset to Trump,” said veteran political scientist John Green of the University of Akron. “The key is whether he turns off base Republican voters, such as upper status, older suburban... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
MAC champ Miami headed to NCAA softball tournamentchampionship? At Miami, it’s beating Ohio University to do it. That’s what th
MAC champ Miami headed to NCAA softball tournament
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
championship? At Miami, it’s beating Ohio University to do it. That’s what the RedHawks softball team did last weekend at the University of Akron, beating the Bobcats 3-0 in 15 innings in the second round on Thursday and coming back for another... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Many Democrats crossed over to vote GOP in Ohio's primarygeography and the demography behind it is likely to be an asset to Trump," said
Many Democrats crossed over to vote GOP in Ohio's primary
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
geography and the demography behind it is likely to be an asset to Trump," said veteran political scientist John Green of the University of Akron. "The key is whether he turns off base Republican voters — such as upper status, older suburban... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
High school softball: Medina comes up short against Walsh Jesuit, but seniors have long list of accomplishments — The Medina County Gazetteto teach their teammates. Unfortunately, we fell short today.” While Walsh Jes
High school softball: Medina comes up short against Walsh Jesuit, but seniors have long list of accomplishments — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
to teach their teammates. Unfortunately, we fell short today.” While Walsh Jesuit (20-5) advanced to play Mentor (19-5) at the University of Akron on May 25, what the three leave can’t be measured in wins and losses. “It’s amazing,” said... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms COMM 2014-CCRE18; Revises Three Class Outlooks to Negativeto expected losses is 22 Exchange (2%), which is secured by a 471-bed student h
Fitch Affirms COMM 2014-CCRE18; Revises Three Class Outlooks to Negative
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
to expected losses is 22 Exchange (2%), which is secured by a 471-bed student housing property in Akron, OH, near the University of Akron. Year-end (YE) 2015 debt service coverage ratio (DSCR) was 1.05x on an interest only basis, down from... Read more
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The News-Herald
Golic halts Riverside, Mentor rallies for district championshipthe third in four years for Golic and the Cardinals (19-5), as they advance to
Golic halts Riverside, Mentor rallies for district championship
The News-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
the third in four years for Golic and the Cardinals (19-5), as they advance to face 20-5 Walsh Jesuit at 5 p.m. May 25 at the University of Akron. Following the three-run double by Kunsman, Golic retired the next 15 Beavers (17-7). “My mentality... Read more
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PhysOrg
Gone with the wind: Argonne coating shows surprising potential to improve reliability in wind powerwas the case when a group of researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy's (
Gone with the wind: Argonne coating shows surprising potential to improve reliability in wind power
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
was the case when a group of researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Akron discovered that a particular form of carbon coating not necessarily designed for wind turbines may... Read more
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USA Today
For outsider Trump, VP pick could be all about insidersshould go with somebody who actually has some political experience," said David
For outsider Trump, VP pick could be all about insiders
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
should go with somebody who actually has some political experience," said David Cohen, a political science professor at the University of Akron who has studied White House staffing. He added, however, "that doesn't mean he will do it." Sen.... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
A passion for Irish dancing — The Medina County Gazetteof expression, my exercise. It gives me motivation to work, to keep myself heal
A passion for Irish dancing — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
of expression, my exercise. It gives me motivation to work, to keep myself healthy,” said Deanna Chapa, 18, a freshman at the University of Akron. “If we’re not here (dancing), then we are at home,” said Ciara Budi, 17, a junior at Highland High... Read more
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Akron Zips
Blinova, Geier & Zerbola Earn Women’s Tennis Team AwardsAKRON, Ohio— The University of Akron women's tennis team honored three of its p
Blinova, Geier & Zerbola Earn Women’s Tennis Team Awards
Akron Zips / Posted 9 days ago
AKRON, Ohio— The University of Akron women's tennis team honored three of its players with the team's annual end-of-year awards, announced by Zips head coach Brandon Padgett on Monday, May 16. Senior Martina Zerbola (Neuquen, Argentina) earned the... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Malone University appoints D. Nathan Phinney Provostand advanced external relations and partnerships witnessed in part by our recen
Malone University appoints D. Nathan Phinney Provost
The Alliance Review / Posted 10 days ago
and advanced external relations and partnerships witnessed in part by our recently announced joint engineering program with the University of Akron and our expanded relationship with Stark State College.” Phinney earned his Ph. D. in Old Testament... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Adult Education Courses at PLCC offer a chance for fresh startNursing License Examination for Practical Nurses. Earns 30 technical credits to
Adult Education Courses at PLCC offer a chance for fresh start
The Suburbanite / Posted 10 days ago
Nursing License Examination for Practical Nurses. Earns 30 technical credits toward the Associate of Technical Studies at The University of Akron. Medical Assisting: The course offers a way to gain access to a career in the health care... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
LIMELIGHTS & CAREER PATHSand Austintown resident Karly B. Johnson as an associate attorney. Johnson is
LIMELIGHTS & CAREER PATHS
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
and Austintown resident Karly B. Johnson as an associate attorney. Johnson is a December 2015 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Akron School of Law. She was just admitted to the practice of law after passing the Ohio bar exam in... Read more
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The Times Leader
St. C.’s Malin to play soccer at W.Va. Wesleyanliked the facilities and the coaches were very nice," Malin said. "It was a goo
St. C.’s Malin to play soccer at W.Va. Wesleyan
The Times Leader / Posted 11 days ago
liked the facilities and the coaches were very nice," Malin said. "It was a good atmosphere." The senior had looked at the University of Akron and Ohio Northern University, but not to play soccer. "Ever since I was young and started playing... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron Men Capture 2016 MAC Outdoor Track and Field TitleTOLEDO, Ohio – The University of Akron men's track and field team captured the
Akron Men Capture 2016 MAC Outdoor Track and Field Title
Akron Zips / Posted 11 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio – The University of Akron men's track and field team captured the 2016 Mid-American Conference Championships with a strong final-day performance on Saturday, May 14. The Zips' women's squad came up short in their bid to repeat as league... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield students tell education conference about their robotics program's growth, successteaching at the junior high school level, he taught grades 3 through 6. He also
Springfield students tell education conference about their robotics program's growth, success
The Suburbanite / Posted 11 days ago
teaching at the junior high school level, he taught grades 3 through 6. He also has spent time teaching technology at the University of Akron. He received his bachelor's degree from Malone College and a master's in education concentrating on... Read more
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Akron Zips
Zips Set Stage To Vie for Final-Day Title Push at MAC Track and Field ChampionshipsTOLEDO, Ohio – Senior Joe Oduho (Erie, Pa.) displayed the tenacity that has def
Zips Set Stage To Vie for Final-Day Title Push at MAC Track and Field Championships
Akron Zips / Posted 12 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio – Senior Joe Oduho (Erie, Pa.) displayed the tenacity that has defined the University of Akron track and field as champions winning the men's long jump on his final attempt to spark the efforts for the Zips on the second day of the... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side Education News & Notessaid. At the board’s April 14 meeting, members OK’d a budget for the Art in Bu
South Side Education News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 days ago
said. At the board’s April 14 meeting, members OK’d a budget for the Art in Business program, a collaboration among APS, The University of Akron (UA) and the Akron community. The program’s purpose is to support the artistic talents of elementary,... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron Opens MAC Track and Field Championships in Strong FashionTOLEDO, Ohio - Directed by a one-two finish in the women's pole vault and stron
Akron Opens MAC Track and Field Championships in Strong Fashion
Akron Zips / Posted 13 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio - Directed by a one-two finish in the women's pole vault and strong opening efforts in the multi-events, the University of Akron track and field teams garnered solid results on the opening day of the Mid-American Conference Track and... Read more
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Akron Zips
MAC Track and Field Championships Up Next for AkronAKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron men's and women's track and field team wi
MAC Track and Field Championships Up Next for Akron
Akron Zips / Posted 14 days ago
AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron men's and women's track and field team will join the rest of its Mid-American Conference members this Thursday through Saturday, May 12-14, to compete at the league's Outdoor Championships, hosted by the... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron Unveils Challenging 2016 Men's Soccer ScheduleAKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron men's soccer team unveiled a challenging
Akron Unveils Challenging 2016 Men's Soccer Schedule
Akron Zips / Posted 14 days ago
AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron men's soccer team unveiled a challenging 2016 slate, one that will see the Zips face eight opponents from the 2015 NCAA Tournament field, including three that advanced to the Round of 16 at FirstEnergy Stadium –... Read more
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The Times Leader
Tyler’s Light returns to the Ohio Valleywhom the organization is named, died after a drug overdose in 2011. Tyler was a
Tyler’s Light returns to the Ohio Valley
The Times Leader / Posted 14 days ago
whom the organization is named, died after a drug overdose in 2011. Tyler was a standout athlete, who played football at the University of Akron. He became hooked on prescription drugs and it led to opiate addiction. He went through drug... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Broadway in Akron announces new lineupAKRON, OHIO - A brand new lineup of Broadway shows is coming to the E.J. Thomas
Broadway in Akron announces new lineup
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 14 days ago
AKRON, OHIO - A brand new lineup of Broadway shows is coming to the E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall at the University of Akron. The next season of Broadway in Akron was announced Tuesday evening by the University of Akron and Playhouse Square. The... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
ISIS tactics used to recruit Ohio teensthis network will form. Friends of friends and relatives," explained Dr. Terry
ISIS tactics used to recruit Ohio teens
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 15 days ago
this network will form. Friends of friends and relatives," explained Dr. Terry O'Sullivan, a counter-terrorism professor at the University of Akron. O'Sullivan says the FBI is fighting an uphill battle against ISIS and its ability to use social... Read more
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