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Akron Zips
Brown Signs Professional ContractAKRON, Ohio - Former University of Akron women's basketball standout Anita Brow
Brown Signs Professional Contract
Akron Zips / Posted 3 hours ago
AKRON, Ohio - Former University of Akron women's basketball standout Anita Brown (Warren, Ohio) will continue her basketball career having inked a contract to play professionally for Neftochimic 2010 club in the Bulgarian National Basketball League... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Copley-Fairlawn hires Buckeye Schools chief — The Medina County Gazetteteacher, has a bachelor’s degree in education from Ashland University and a mas
Copley-Fairlawn hires Buckeye Schools chief — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
teacher, has a bachelor’s degree in education from Ashland University and a master’s in educational administration from the University of Akron. Before coming to Buckeye, he served as the high school and middle school principal for Wadsworth... Read more
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TribLIVE
GOP report on Benghazi doesn’t find bombshell to pin blame on Clintonthe end, it's not really going to change things at all,” said David Cohen, a po
GOP report on Benghazi doesn’t find bombshell to pin blame on Clinton
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
the end, it's not really going to change things at all,” said David Cohen, a political science professor at the University of Akron. “Most people are tired of hearing about Benghazi.” Clinton and her allies are relieved not only that... Read more
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ABC News
Michelle Obama Speaks to Teenage Girls in MoroccoBarack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and their daughters Malia and Sasha (2n
Michelle Obama Speaks to Teenage Girls in Morocco
ABC News / Posted 17 hours ago
Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and their daughters Malia and Sasha (2nd L) watch the Oregon State University vs University of Akron college basketball game at the Diamond Head Classic at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, on... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Rocketeers from around the world gather in Green River - June 28, 2016the team stayed at for his kindness. I also spoke to teams from Embry Riddle-D
Rocketeers from around the world gather in Green River - June 28, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted yesterday
the team stayed at for his kindness. I also spoke to teams from Embry Riddle-Daytona, Cal Poly-Pamona, Universite Laval, University of Akron, UCLA, West Virginia, Missouri S and T, a team from India and all the way from Cedar City, Southern Utah... Read more
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Akron Zips
Adam Najem Set to Return to Zips for Senior SeasonAKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron men's soccer team will enter the 2016 cam
Adam Najem Set to Return to Zips for Senior Season
Akron Zips / Posted yesterday
AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron men's soccer team will enter the 2016 campaign as one of the favorites to capture the Zips' second national title and the squad will do so this fall led by the return of senior captain Adam Najem (Clifton,... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Consumers Bank names Minick CCOfill this critical position with an internal candidate of Dan’s caliber,” said
Consumers Bank names Minick CCO
The Alliance Review / Posted 2 days ago
fill this critical position with an internal candidate of Dan’s caliber,” said Lober. Minick has 25 years of credit and lending experience at regional and community banks in northeast, Ohio. A graduate of the University of Akron, he resides in S... Read more
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Akron Zips
Zips Conclude Efforts at USATF Junior Outdoor ChampionshipsUSATF JUNIOR TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS CLOVIS, Calif. - The Univers
Zips Conclude Efforts at USATF Junior Outdoor Championships
Akron Zips / Posted 2 days ago
USATF JUNIOR TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS CLOVIS, Calif. - The University of Akron track and field team was well represented at the USATF (USA Track and Field) Junior Outdoor Championships this past weekend with four Zips competing for... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
A look at Hillary Clinton's economic plan as she makes another stop in Ohioaccording to a poll conducted for Ohio media outlets and led by the Ray C. Blis
A look at Hillary Clinton's economic plan as she makes another stop in Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
according to a poll conducted for Ohio media outlets and led by the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron.” On the countdown: 134 days until the general election. ICYMI, Josh Mandel edition: “Carly Fiorina is... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Few Ohio Christians name poverty as top political concern, poll findsand May by the Center for Marketing and Opinion Research in Akron for the Ray C
Few Ohio Christians name poverty as top political concern, poll finds
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
and May by the Center for Marketing and Opinion Research in Akron for the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron has a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3 percentage points. Whether poll respondents were... Read more
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The Suburbanite
YEAR IN REVIEW, PART 2: Winter, spring sports bring thrills for local athletesin Division III. n Burkhart added to a successful month and junior season by ve
YEAR IN REVIEW, PART 2: Winter, spring sports bring thrills for local athletes
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 days ago
in Division III. n Burkhart added to a successful month and junior season by verbally committing to play football for the University of Akron, giving the Comets a Division I scholarship recruit for the third straight season.n The state track meet... Read more
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Akron Zips
Seiler Places 59th Overall At USA Olympic TrialsOmaha, Neb. – The first of four University of Akron swimmers competing, senior
Seiler Places 59th Overall At USA Olympic Trials
Akron Zips / Posted 2 days ago
Omaha, Neb. – The first of four University of Akron swimmers competing, senior Erin Seiler (Phoenixville, Pa.) placed 59th overall with a 1:00.84 in the 100 butterfly event at the USA Olympic Trials. "Great swim. Proud of her and everything she has... Read more
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Akron Zips
Four Zips to Represent Akron at USA Swimming Olympic TrialsAKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron will have a Mid-American Conference-best
Four Zips to Represent Akron at USA Swimming Olympic Trials
Akron Zips / Posted 3 days ago
AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron will have a Mid-American Conference-best four swimmers competing on swimming's biggest stage as the Zips will be represented by freshmen Ragen Engel (Springfield, Ohio) and Madison Myers (Akron, Ohio) and seniors... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio voters unhappy, cynical, poll findsaccording to a poll conducted for Ohio media outlets and led by the Ray C. Blis
Ohio voters unhappy, cynical, poll finds
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
according to a poll conducted for Ohio media outlets and led by the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron. Some of the respondents answered open-ended questions with open exasperation: “Neither of the... Read more
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Salem News
Defining our rights that come with ‘unalienable’attack the Bill of Rights should be immediately removed from office. Area resi
Defining our rights that come with ‘unalienable’
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
attack the Bill of Rights should be immediately removed from office. 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
Garcia Jou Chosen as CoSIDA First-Team Academic All-America Honoree2016 ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICA® DIVISION I WOMEN'S TRACK and FIELD/CROSS COUNTRY TEA
Garcia Jou Chosen as CoSIDA First-Team Academic All-America Honoree
Akron Zips / Posted 5 days ago
2016 ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICA® DIVISION I WOMEN'S TRACK and FIELD/CROSS COUNTRY TEAM RELEASE AKRON, Ohio – University of Akron senior high jumper Claudia Garcia Jou (Barcelona, Spain) added another honor to her impressive collegiate resume with her... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
What the Brexit vote means for youquo. That’s true in this country as well.” John Green, director of the Ray C.
What the Brexit vote means for you
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
quo. That’s true in this country as well.” John Green, director of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron, said both England and the United States appear to be embracing a heavily nationalistic rhetoric. In both... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & NotesCareer Center (PLCC) Board of Education approved a one-year agreement regarding
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Career Center (PLCC) Board of Education approved a one-year agreement regarding a memorandum of understanding with The University of Akron (UA) to establish a partnership that will create fire safety and educational service hubs at the PLCC,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron police planning for RNCto attend U.S. Department of Homeland Security training in Alabama prior to the
Akron police planning for RNC
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
to attend U.S. Department of Homeland Security training in Alabama prior to the convention. Nice added that dorms at The University of Akron are expected to house law enforcement personnel coming to the area to assist with RNC events. Several... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
LeBron brings party home to Akronwho had huge impacts on his life were on hand, Dru Joyce of Akron St. Vincent-S
LeBron brings party home to Akron
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 5 days ago
who had huge impacts on his life were on hand, Dru Joyce of Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary High School and Keith Dambrot of the University of Akron, who coached James as a freshman at St. V. Joyce spoke about the Cavs facing what looked like an... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
LeBron James enjoys hero’s homecoming in Akron — The Medina County Gazettewho had huge impacts on his life were on hand, Dru Joyce of Akron St. Vincent-S
LeBron James enjoys hero’s homecoming in Akron — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
who had huge impacts on his life were on hand, Dru Joyce of Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary High School and Keith Dambrot of the University of Akron, who coached James as a freshman at St. V. Joyce spoke about the Cavs facing what looked like an... Read more
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ESPN
'Kid from Akron' celebrated in hometown feteO'Brien Trophy. "I remember like it was yesterday when we had the welcome home
'Kid from Akron' celebrated in hometown fete
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
O'Brien Trophy. "I remember like it was yesterday when we had the welcome home celebration and I walked inside of the University of Akron football stadium and all you guys was there when I decided to come back," James said. "And that roar that... Read more
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Akron Zips
Four Zips Set to Compete at USATF Junior Track and Field ChampionshipsUSATF JUNIOR TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIP MEET INFORMATION AKRON, Ohio - Four
Four Zips Set to Compete at USATF Junior Track and Field Championships
Akron Zips / Posted 6 days ago
USATF JUNIOR TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIP MEET INFORMATION AKRON, Ohio - Four University of Akron track and field standouts in freshmen Ian Behm (Volant, Pa.), Dara Perry (Akron, Ohio), Cody Stine (Shelby, Ohio) and Abigale Wilson (Carrollton, Ohio)... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
DAP announces changes to Akron Art Prizereceive $1,000 each. Organizers said the Akron Art Prize continues to foster s
DAP announces changes to Akron Art Prize
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
receive $1,000 each. Organizers said the Akron Art Prize continues to foster student artists through partnerships with The University of Akron (UA) and Kent State University (KSU). UA will underwrite any UA student or collaborative group entry by... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Porthouse opens season with �Sister Act�are available by calling 330-672-3884. David Ritchey has a Ph.D. in communicat
Porthouse opens season with �Sister Act�
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
are available by calling 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 Cr... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron police planning for RNCto attend U.S. Department of Homeland Security training in Alabama prior to the
Akron police planning for RNC
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
to attend U.S. Department of Homeland Security training in Alabama prior to the convention. Nice added that dorms at The University of Akron are expected to house law enforcement personnel coming to the area to assist with RNC events. Several... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Highland Square resident to serve as RNC delegatewith Buckingham, Doolittle and Burroughs. He attended Bennington College in Ver
Highland Square resident to serve as RNC delegate
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
with Buckingham, Doolittle and Burroughs. He attended Bennington College in Vermont and then earned a law degree from The University of Akron. This is the first time Simon has had the chance to be a delegate. He was a supporter of Ohio Gov. John... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Grand Junction Rockies recap, June 22, 2016agent contract with the Rockies and will arrive in Grand Junction today. Valek
Grand Junction Rockies recap, June 22, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
agent contract with the Rockies and will arrive in Grand Junction today. Valek started his college baseball career with the University of Akron, but transferred with immediate eligibility when the baseball program was discontinued after the 2015... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
23 Big Dreams: Lamar Dampiera new Akron Public School student and his or her career aspirations each week.
23 Big Dreams: Lamar Dampier
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 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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Akron Zips
Akron Swimming and Diving Named 2016 CSCAA Scholar All-American TeamAKRON, Ohio – The University of Akron swimming and diving team was named a Coll
Akron Swimming and Diving Named 2016 CSCAA Scholar All-American Team
Akron Zips / Posted 6 days ago
AKRON, Ohio – The University of Akron swimming and diving team was named a College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America Scholar All-American team for the 2016 spring semester. "Once again, congratulations to our Lady Zips swimmers and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Cleveland Cavaliers fans flooding downtown for celebrationcar, but we were too excited,” Jackson said. “We’ve just been up. I’m so ready.
Cleveland Cavaliers fans flooding downtown for celebration
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
car, but we were too excited,” Jackson said. “We’ve just been up. I’m so ready. I’m not tired at all.” Jackson, a recent University of Akron Law School graduate, watched Game 7 on Sunday with her family. “That’s kind of our thing,” she said. “My... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Cleveland Cavaliers fans flooding downtown for celebrationcar, but we were too excited,” Jackson said. “We’ve just been up. I’m so ready.
Cleveland Cavaliers fans flooding downtown for celebration
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
car, but we were too excited,” Jackson said. “We’ve just been up. I’m so ready. I’m not tired at all.” Jackson, a recent University of Akron Law School graduate, watched Game 7 on Sunday with her family. “That’s kind of our thing,” she said. “My... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron’s Garcia Jou Nominated for 2016 NCAA Woman of the YearAKRON, Ohio– University of Akron senior Claudia Garcia Jou (Barcelona, Spain) h
Akron’s Garcia Jou Nominated for 2016 NCAA Woman of the Year
Akron Zips / Posted 7 days ago
AKRON, Ohio– University of Akron senior Claudia Garcia Jou (Barcelona, Spain) has been nominated for the 2016 NCAA Woman of the Year Award, the NCAA announced on Tuesday. A member of the Zips' track and field team, Garcia Jou is one of a record 517... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Acme Fresh Market reflects on the past, looks toward the futureAlbrecht opened his first Acme store at the corner of Buchtel, Summer and Cente
Acme Fresh Market reflects on the past, looks toward the future
The Suburbanite / Posted 8 days ago
Albrecht opened his first Acme store at the corner of Buchtel, Summer and Center streets. This area now the center of the University of Akron campus. Albrecht was known by many as just "The Mister." The average Acme store in 1891 was only 440... Read more
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The Suburbanite
North Canton City Schools new superintendent already hard at workCapital University and a Masters from West Virginia University.His principal an
North Canton City Schools new superintendent already hard at work
The Suburbanite / Posted 8 days ago
Capital University and a Masters from West Virginia University.His principal and superintendent licensures are from the University of Akron. He is a Baldridge Examiner and has been trained in Ohio’s Partnership for Excellence.Wendorf and his... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
‘LeBron James played here’to try to get it signed. LeBron and his teammates stayed in the locker room, th
‘LeBron James played here’
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 8 days ago
to try to get it signed. LeBron and his teammates stayed in the locker room, though, as coach Dru Joyce II and one sole University of Akron security guard tried to prevent things from getting out of hand. The 1973 East Liverpool High School... Read more
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Salem News
The King’s legacy extends to Salem, other local areasto try to get it signed. LeBron and his teammates stayed in the locker room, th
The King’s legacy extends to Salem, other local areas
Salem News / Posted 8 days ago
to try to get it signed. LeBron and his teammates stayed in the locker room, though, as coach Dru Joyce II and one sole University of Akron security guard tried to prevent things from getting out of hand. The 1973 East Liverpool High School... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
LeBron’s legend grew hereto try to get it signed. LeBron and his teammates stayed in the locker room, th
LeBron’s legend grew here
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 8 days ago
to try to get it signed. LeBron and his teammates stayed in the locker room, though, as coach Dru Joyce II and one sole University of Akron security guard tried to prevent things from getting out of hand. Joyce, a 1973 graduate of East... Read more
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Salon.com
LeBron James, hometown hero: What the King and his championship mean to Clevelandis sponsored by the LeBron James Family Foundation and which will provide some
LeBron James, hometown hero: What the King and his championship mean to Cleveland
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
is sponsored by the LeBron James Family Foundation and which will provide some 2,300 kids eventual full scholarships to the University of Akron, he writes monthly messages to his sixth grade mentees and signs off, “Your friend.” An excerpt from a... Read more
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Akron Zips
Jordan Armstrong Named to Women’s Volleyball StaffAKRON, Ohio — The University of Akron head women's volleyball coach Tom Hanna a
Jordan Armstrong Named to Women’s Volleyball Staff
Akron Zips / Posted 8 days ago
AKRON, Ohio — The University of Akron head women's volleyball coach Tom Hanna announced the hiring of Jordan Armstrong as an assistant coach on Monday, June 20. His hiring is pending approval by the University's Board of Trustees. "I'm excited to... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Salem native offers medical assistance during Orlando tragedyHigh School, but finished at Cardinal Mooney, graduating in 2006. He completed
Salem native offers medical assistance during Orlando tragedy
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 10 days ago
High School, but finished at Cardinal Mooney, graduating in 2006. He completed a six-year combined degree program at the University of Akron and NEOMED (Northeast Ohio Medical University), earning his bachelor's of science degree and medical... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Salem native saw firsthand toll of terrorHigh School, but finished at Cardinal Mooney, graduating in 2006. He completed
Salem native saw firsthand toll of terror
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 10 days ago
High School, but finished at Cardinal Mooney, graduating in 2006. He completed a six-year combined degree program at the University of Akron and NEOMED (Northeast Ohio Medical University), earning his bachelor's of science degree and medical... Read more
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Salem News
Salem native serves with Orlando trauma teamHigh School, but finished at Cardinal Mooney, graduating in 2006. He completed
Salem native serves with Orlando trauma team
Salem News / Posted 10 days ago
High School, but finished at Cardinal Mooney, graduating in 2006. He completed a six-year combined degree program at the University of Akron and NEOMED (Northeast Ohio Medical University), earning his bachelor's of science degree and medical... Read more
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ESPN
Scars and all, Cleveland fans get on board with Cavsthoughts must be managed. "I think this is his way of dealing with [pressure],
Scars and all, Cleveland fans get on board with Cavs
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
thoughts must be managed. "I think this is his way of dealing with [pressure]," Dambrot said from his office inside the University of Akron arena. Dambrot coached James in his first two years of high school and has remained close to him ever... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notesmagistrate judge in Cleveland. Stevenson received his bachelor’s degree in 198
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 days ago
magistrate judge in Cleveland. Stevenson received his bachelor’s degree in 1983 and his law degree in 1992, both from The University of Akron. He is a member of the Summit County Facility Review Board, Akron Bar Association, Ohio State Bar... Read more
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Akron Zips
Murphy Named Semifinalist for Bowerman AwardTHE BOWERMAN SEMIFINALIST AWARD RELEASE NEW ORLEANS, La. – University of Akron
Murphy Named Semifinalist for Bowerman Award
Akron Zips / Posted 12 days ago
THE BOWERMAN SEMIFINALIST AWARD 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 with his selection as a semifinalist for The Bowerman Award,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Western Reserve Playhouse staging murder mysteryticket information, call 330-620-7314. David Ritchey has a Ph.D. in communicat
Western Reserve Playhouse staging murder mystery
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 13 days ago
ticket information, call 330-620-7314. 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 Cr... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Notesmagistrate judge in Cleveland. Stevenson received his bachelor’s degree in 198
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 13 days ago
magistrate judge in Cleveland. Stevenson received his bachelor’s degree in 1983 and his law degree in 1992, both from The University of Akron. He is a member of the Summit County Facility Review Board, Akron Bar Association, Ohio State Bar... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
LeBron James Foundation updates APS boardinclude an elementary, community and now secondary LAB, with the news last summ
LeBron James Foundation updates APS board
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 13 days ago
include an elementary, community and now secondary LAB, with the news last summer the LJFF entered a partnership with The University of Akron (UA) to offer students who stay with the program from third grade to graduation a full tuition and fees... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Buckeye Schools superintendent may be leaving — The Medina County Gazetteteacher, has a bachelor’s degree in education from Ashland University and a mas
Buckeye Schools superintendent may be leaving — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
teacher, has a bachelor’s degree in education from Ashland University and a master’s in educational administration from the University of Akron. Before coming to Buckeye, he served as the high school and middle school principal for Wadsworth... Read more
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