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WKYC Cleveland
University of Akron police investigating bomb threat at Polsky BuildingAKRON - University of Akron police are currently using specially training K-9s
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
AKRON - University of Akron police are currently using specially training K-9s at the Polsky Building after a bomb threat was called in to the Physical Facilities Operations Center Friday morning. The threat was called in around 7:45 a.m. Police... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
University of Akron pledged $20M from Quaker Oats heiressAKRON, Ohio (AP) - University of Akron officials say the estate of a Quaker Oat
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - University of Akron officials say the estate of a Quaker Oats Company heiress has pledged $20 million to the school with most of the money paying for scholarships. University President Matthew Wilson announced the school's... Read more
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The Suburbanite
University of Akron gets largest donationAKRON University of Akron officials announced Thursday the pending receipt of t
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 days ago
AKRON University of Akron officials announced Thursday the pending receipt of the largest gift in university history — a donation of more than $20 million. It's from the estate of Jean Hower Taber, a longtime community volunteer, philanthropist and... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
University of Akron receives $20 million gift, largest in its historyAKRON - The University of Akron has received a $20 million gift from the estate
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
AKRON - The University of Akron has received a $20 million gift from the estate of a longtime community volunteer and philanthropist, making it the largest donation in the university's history. UA President Matthew Wilson made the announcement... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Exclusive: Sharen Gravelle in custody battle for aunt with dementiawoman earlier this year. Stacy Hansford, the couple’s only child, said her mot
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
woman earlier this year. Stacy Hansford, the couple’s only child, said her mother, Barbara, was married to long-time University of Akron vice president Richard Hansford, who died in 2015 at age 95. The widow’s mental condition slipped... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
The 'invisible labor' still asked of women at workthese little things add up -- and for many women at work, they're fed up. Rebe
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
these little things add up -- and for many women at work, they're fed up. Rebecca Erickson, professor of sociology at the University of Akron, says it's a number of tasks that make up the "invisible work" that constitute emotional labor in the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Local news outlets inviting community members to discuss opioid epidemica nonpartisan civic research organization in St. Paul, and polling by the Bliss
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
a nonpartisan civic research organization in St. Paul, and polling by the Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron, the news organizations, led by the Akron Beacon Journal, developed a working model for listening to... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Stark State Board of Trustees reappoints two membersdegree in secondary education from Kent State University and a master’s degree
The Suburbanite / Posted 4 days ago
degree in secondary education from Kent State University and a master’s degree in community and college counseling from The University of Akron. Maurer, of Jackson Township, is retired as executive vice president, chief human resource officer of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Alyssa Balog, Ethan Weist to marry Nov. 24for the wedding and for the reception which also will take place at Brookside F
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
for the wedding and for the reception which also will take place at Brookside Farms. The bride-elect graduated from the University of Akron with a bachelor’s degree in nursing, and from Kent State University with a master’s degree in nursing... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
YSU felon-countwere approved for admission of 11,500 applicants. Other urban universities, in
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
were approved for admission of 11,500 applicants. Other urban universities, including the University of Cincinnati and the University of Akron, do not keep information regarding felon applicants and admissions making a comparison difficult. Seth... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Danielle Hvisdak | Robert Batesof Radiology in New Castle and is employed at Alliance Radiology at Belden Vill
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 14 days ago
of Radiology in New Castle and is employed at Alliance Radiology at Belden Village in Canton. Mr. Bates graduated from the University of Akron with a bachelor’s degree in business. He is employed at Agency Real Estate and is the owner of Hoover’s... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Things to do around the Summit County areanew documentary, "BLIMP! Sports, broadcasting and the Goodyear airship," at 6:3
The Suburbanite / Posted 15 days ago
new documentary, "BLIMP! Sports, broadcasting and the Goodyear airship," at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Daum Theatre on the University of Akron campus, 328 E. Buchtel Ave. A reception will follow in the Kolbe Hall TV Studio. Everything is free and... Read more
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The Star
Grayson 2nd at Firestone; GWU team sets markAKRON, Ohio — Shelby native Elliott Grayson earned a runnerup finish at the Fir
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
AKRON, Ohio — Shelby native Elliott Grayson earned a runnerup finish at the Firestone Invitational Tournament. The University of Akron junior placed second in an event that included 16 collegiate teams and 84 individuals participating. Grayson... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bradley men's golf team 15th after two rounds at Firestone InvitationalWallace (71-68) is in fourth with a 5-under 139, while teammate sophomore David
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 18 days ago
Wallace (71-68) is in fourth with a 5-under 139, while teammate sophomore David Perkins (71-69) tied for fifth with 140. University of Akron is in second place with a 569, while Cincinnati (573) is in third. The final round is scheduled to tee... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
State historical society honors Nebraska historian for $1.3 million pledgehis recent gift of $1.3 million in an estate legacy to the society. Gerlach, wh
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 19 days ago
his recent gift of $1.3 million in an estate legacy to the society. Gerlach, who received his bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, taught history at the University of Akron in Ohio for more than 30 y... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
State historical society honors Nebraskan historian for $1.3 million pledgehis recent gift of $1.3 million in an estate legacy to the society. Gerlach, wh
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 19 days ago
his recent gift of $1.3 million in an estate legacy to the society. Gerlach, who received his bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, taught history at the University of Akron in Ohio for more than 30 y... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Vindy, other media seek solutions to opioid crisisa nonpartisan civic research organization in St. Paul, and polling by the Bliss
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 days ago
a nonpartisan civic research organization in St. Paul, and polling by the Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron, the news organizations, led by the Akron Beacon Journal, developed a working model for listening to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Trump nominees to 5th Circuit include Don Willett, James Hoof Louisiana, Daniel D. Domenico for Colorado, and Howard Nielson Jr. for Utah.
The Washington Times / Posted 23 days ago
of Louisiana, Daniel D. Domenico for Colorado, and Howard Nielson Jr. for Utah. Ryan Holte, a law professor at the University of Akron, was selected for the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and Gregory E. Maggs, a law professor at George... Read more
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The News-Herald
Finley-Stegmoyer engagementbride-to-be is a graduate of John Carroll University with a bachelor of science
The News-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
bride-to-be is a graduate of John Carroll University with a bachelor of science in Business Administration and of University of Akron with a master’s degree in Taxation. She is currently employed as a certified financial planner at Paragon... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Coach urges athletes to lead Godly lifewhat football history is made of with his father Bobby, former Coach at Florida
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 24 days ago
what football history is made of with his father Bobby, former Coach at Florida State and brother Terry, head coach of the University of Akron where Bowden's brother, Jeff, is the assistant coach. Bowden coached football for Alabama, Auburn,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Incredible video shows an extremely rare species of BLUE tarantulablue spiders, they are still unsure why the creatures have evolved to have this
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
blue spiders, they are still unsure why the creatures have evolved to have this colouration. In 2015, researchers from the University of Akron, Ohio suggested that it was unlikely the colour evolved due to sexual selection - which is the case with... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The mysterious blue-coloured tarantula that even scientists cannot explainof tarantula. Mystery surrounds why the tarantulas have a blue-coloured hue.
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
of tarantula. Mystery surrounds why the tarantulas have a blue-coloured hue. Biology graduate Bor-Kai Hsiung, from the University of Akron in Ohio, concluded blue colouration in tarantulas probably evolved at least eight times. But the reasons... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Amanda Calko, Joseph D’Ulisse plan fall weddingand a reception at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown. The bride-elect earned
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 28 days ago
and a reception at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown. The bride-elect earned a bachelor’s degree in social work at the University of Akron. She received a master’s degree in social work at the University of Pittsburgh. The prospective groom... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Ohio State named most valuable college football team, UC makes top 100colleges that were ranked in the study. 1. Ohio State University 77. Universi
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 29 days ago
colleges that were ranked in the study. 1. Ohio State University 77. University of Cincinnati 85. Ohio University 90. University of Akron 93. University of Toledo 106. Miami University 109. Kent State University 113. Bowling Green State... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio State named most valuable college football team, UC makes top 100colleges that were ranked in the study. 1. Ohio State University 77. Universi
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 29 days ago
colleges that were ranked in the study. 1. Ohio State University 77. University of Cincinnati 85. Ohio University 90. University of Akron 93. University of Toledo 106. Miami University 109. Kent State University 113. Bowling Green State... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Ohio State named most valuable college football team, UC makes top 100colleges that were ranked in the study. 1. Ohio State University 77. Universi
Dayton Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
colleges that were ranked in the study. 1. Ohio State University 77. University of Cincinnati 85. Ohio University 90. University of Akron 93. University of Toledo 106. Miami University 109. Kent State University 113. Bowling Green State... Read more
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