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The Columbus Dispatch
Audit bill too critical to ignoremillions of dollars annually, and yet several are just miles down the road from
Audit bill too critical to ignore
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 hours ago
millions of dollars annually, and yet several are just miles down the road from one another. Kent State University and the University of Akron are just 13 miles apart, and Youngstown State is 40 miles away. Private companies and most state and... Read more
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Salem News
Honoring fallen freedom fightersensure those that we remember this Memorial Day did not die in vain. Area resi
Honoring fallen freedom fighters
Salem News / Posted 8 hours ago
ensure those that we remember this Memorial Day did not die in vain. 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 reached... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron Track and Field Set to Send 11 Zips to NCAA ChampionshipsJACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The University of Akron track and field team closed the NC
Akron Track and Field Set to Send 11 Zips to NCAA Championships
Akron Zips / Posted 9 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The University of Akron track and field team closed the NCAA East Preliminary Round on Saturday, May 28, adding three NCAA Track and Field Championship berths to its total to 11 student-athletes advancing to the national... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kiski Area’s Roundtree bolts past rivals, takes 110 hurdles at PIAA championshipshurdler in his races. That just provided motivation for Roundtree, who committ
Kiski Area’s Roundtree bolts past rivals, takes 110 hurdles at PIAA championships
TribLIVE / Posted 10 hours ago
hurdler in his races. That just provided motivation for Roundtree, who committed earlier this month to run for the University of Akron after high school. More motivation came from not medaling at the state meet last season and from... Read more
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Akron Zips
Three Zips Earn Qualifying Marks at NCAA East Preliminary RoundJACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The University of Akron track and field team garnered thre
Three Zips Earn Qualifying Marks at NCAA East Preliminary Round
Akron Zips / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The University of Akron track and field team garnered three berths to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday, May 27, as seniors Claudia Garcia Jou (Barcelona, Spain) and Caroline Hasse (Potsdam, Germany) along... Read more
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Akron Zips
Three Zips Earn Berths to NCAA Track and Field ChampionshipsClayton Murphy (New Paris, Ohio) turned in the best preliminary time in the 1,5
Three Zips Earn Berths to NCAA Track and Field Championships
Akron Zips / Posted 2 days ago
Clayton Murphy (New Paris, Ohio) turned in the best preliminary time in the 1,500 meters to direct the efforts of the University of Akron track and field team on the opening day of the NCAA East Preliminary Round on Thursday, May 26. Oduho... Read more
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Akron Zips
Garcia Jou Garners CoSIDA Academic All-District Track and Field AccoladesCOSIDA ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT TRACK AND FIELD RELEASE (PDF) AKRON, Ohio - Unive
Garcia Jou Garners CoSIDA Academic All-District Track and Field Accolades
Akron Zips / Posted 2 days ago
COSIDA ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT TRACK AND FIELD RELEASE (PDF) AKRON, Ohio - University of Akron senior high jumper Claudia Garcia Jou (Barcelona, Spain) has been selected to the 2016 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic... Read more
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The Alliance Review
United awards scholarships to graduating seniorsCollege. Zebediah is the son of Richard and Jennifer Zehentbauer, of Hanoverton
United awards scholarships to graduating seniors
The Alliance Review / Posted 2 days ago
College. Zebediah is the son of Richard and Jennifer Zehentbauer, of Hanoverton. He plans to study engineering at the University of Akron. Abby Snyder presented United Youth Soccer Association Scholarships for $500 to Rebecca Althouse, Rachel... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Actors� Summit staging �pleasant� �Tintypes�July. For ticket information, call 330-374-7568. David Ritchey has a Ph.D. in
Actors� Summit staging �pleasant� �Tintypes�
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
July. For ticket information, call 330-374-7568. 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 Circ... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
BioBlitz deemed success at national parkUniversity, Case Western Reserve University, Kent State University, Malone Univ
BioBlitz deemed success at national park
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
University, Case Western Reserve University, Kent State University, Malone University, The Ohio State University and The University of Akron. Preliminary national statistics show the event included 39,950 observations, 5,477 species and 2,578... Read more
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The News-Herald
May 25SVSM at Hudson, 2 NDCL vs. Poland at Hudson 5 Berkshire vs. Waynedale at Mass
May 25
The News-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
SVSM at Hudson, 2 NDCL vs. Poland at Hudson 5 Berkshire vs. Waynedale at Massillon, 5 Fairport vs. Cuyahoga Heights at Lorain Pipe Yard, 6:30 Mentor vs. Walsh Jesuit at University of Akron, 5 Track and field Division II Youngstown Regi... 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 4 days 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 wait... 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 4 days 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 4 days 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 salesmen. ‘Believe me, this car is great. Just... Read more
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The News-Herald
Regional capsuleWhat: Division I regional tournament Where: Lee Jackson Field, University of A
Regional capsule
The News-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
What: Division I regional tournament Where: Lee Jackson Field, University of Akron, Carroll Street, Akron Semifinal pairings: Nordonia (18-8) vs. North Canton Hoover (17-10), May 25, 5 p.m.; Mentor (19-5) vs. Walsh Jesuit (20-5), May 26, 5 p.m. On... 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 4 days ago
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 4 days ago
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 busine... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Paula Leonardi to be bride of Darin Ducatoto follow at Landerhaven Executive Caterers in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. Miss Le
Paula Leonardi to be bride of Darin Ducato
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
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 5 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 assist,... 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 5 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 will... 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 5 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 undergraduate... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Buckeye Local Graduate Lands Compliance Post In South DakotaOregon and Florida Gulf Coast along the way." Tuttle earned a degree in busine
Buckeye Local Graduate Lands Compliance Post In South Dakota
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
Oregon and Florida Gulf Coast along the way." Tuttle earned a degree in business and organizational communication from University of Akron in 2011. He gained his masters in sport and recreational management at Kent State University in the... Read more
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The Times Leader
Buckeye Local grad lands compliance post in S.D.Oregon and Florida Gulf Coast along the way." Tuttle earned a degree in busine
Buckeye Local grad lands compliance post in S.D.
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Oregon and Florida Gulf Coast along the way." Tuttle earned a degree in business and organizational communication from University of Akron in 2011. He gained his masters in sport and recreational management at Kent State University in the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Buckeye Local Graduate Lands Compilance Post In South DakotaOregon and Florida Gulf Coast along the way." Tuttle earned a degree in busine
Buckeye Local Graduate Lands Compilance Post In South Dakota
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 6 days ago
Oregon and Florida Gulf Coast along the way." Tuttle earned a degree in business and organizational communication from University of Akron in 2011. He gained his masters in sport and recreational management at Kent State University in the... Read more
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The News-Herald
May 22Pipe Yard, 6:30 Girls lacrosse Kenston-Lake Catholic winner at Avon Lake-Chag
May 22
The News-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Pipe Yard, 6:30 Girls lacrosse Kenston-Lake Catholic winner at Avon Lake-Chagrin Falls winner Mentor vs. Walsh Jesuit at University of Akron, 5 Track and field Division II Youngstown Regional, 5 Division I regional final Thurman Munson... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State lawmakers pass several bills before recessthe Senate on a unanimous vote and awaits concurrence in the House. HB 305 all
State lawmakers pass several bills before recess
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
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 criminalacceptable and they can do whatever they please without consequence. Area resi
Hillary Clinton, career criminal
Salem News / Posted 7 days ago
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 reached... 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 7 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 8 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
Murphy Included on Bowerman Award Pre-NCAA Prelims Watch ListTHE BOWERMAN PRE-NCAA PRELIMS MEN'S WATCH LIST RELEASE NEW ORLEANS, La. – Univ
Murphy Included on Bowerman Award Pre-NCAA Prelims Watch List
Akron Zips / Posted 8 days ago
THE BOWERMAN PRE-NCAA PRELIMS MEN'S WATCH LIST RELEASE NEW ORLEANS, La. – University of Akron junior Clayton Murphy (New Paris, Ohio) continued his standing as one of the elite athletes in the country as he was among those included on the Pre-NCAA... Read more
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Akron Zips
A Look Back: The 2016 Akron Softball Campaignand walked 16, while Hysong went 2-0, owned a 4.40 ERA, and pitched one complet
A Look Back: The 2016 Akron Softball Campaign
Akron Zips / Posted 8 days ago
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 on p.... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Springfield considering trash aggregationelection expenses; • the expenditure of $3,000 for three full-time firefighter
Springfield considering trash aggregation
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 9 days ago
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’ Eyefighters in the world. Right now, she's 19-4-1. Nine years ago, Eye had never
Girls with grit: Jessica ‘Evil’ Eye
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 9 days ago
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 became... 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 Weekduring the week, the ASCVB hosted its 13th annual Hospitality Scholarship Golf
Zenith Awards, golf tournament mark Travel & Tourism Week
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 10 days ago
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 tournament... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Neighborhood Watchvictim. Officers searched for a weapon but were unable to locate one. One man w
West Side Neighborhood Watch
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 10 days ago
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�and Shriner sing a duet from an opera. The program includes a “thank you” to Al
Coach House staging hit in �Lend Me a Tenor�
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 10 days ago
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 singers. Don’t... 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 10 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 our... 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 10 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 & Notes— United Way of Summit County (UWSC) will host its annual Power of the Purse lu
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 10 days ago
— 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, celebrates... 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 10 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 Ohioand the demography behind it is likely to be an asset to Trump,” said veteran p
What the crossover vote means for political parties in Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
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 tournamentMiami, it’s beating Ohio University to do it. That’s what the RedHawks softbal
MAC champ Miami headed to NCAA softball tournament
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 days ago
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 3-0... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Many Democrats crossed over to vote GOP in Ohio's primaryand the demography behind it is likely to be an asset to Trump," said veteran p
Many Democrats crossed over to vote GOP in Ohio's primary
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
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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Akron Zips
Zips in the Pros - May 18, 2016AKRON, Ohio - Former University of Akron men's soccer standouts have found succ
Zips in the Pros - May 18, 2016
Akron Zips / Posted 10 days ago
AKRON, Ohio - Former University of Akron men's soccer standouts have found success this season as more than 25 former Zips are currently playing professional soccer both in the United States and abroad. Saad Abdul-Salaam – Sporting KC Has appeared... 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 Gazettetheir teammates. Unfortunately, we fell short today.” While Walsh Jesuit (20-5
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 10 days ago
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 Rittenhouse,... 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 10 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 championshipthird in four years for Golic and the Cardinals (19-5), as they advance to face
Golic halts Riverside, Mentor rallies for district championship
The News-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
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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