Alumni in the News

10/24/2017
New generation of students helps this alumna stay connected
May Chen and her husband, Dr. Chun Fu Chen, helped host three UA students during their visit to Shanghai this year for the international Hult Prize Competition
02/10/2014
Alumna, actress Yvette Nicole Brown is living her dream
Brown takes us on a journey 'From UA to LA' during Rethinking Race.
12/11/2013
Study says University of Akron students accumulate lowest debt upon graduation
The Institute on College Access and Success says of Ohio’s public research universities, in 2012 UA graduates earning bachelor’s degrees owed about $23,300, well below the state average of $29,000 and national one of $29,400.
11/12/2013
Brad Dickerson '87 is no stranger to hard work as Under Armour's chief financial officer
Professional success credited to the strong work ethic developed at UA
06/06/2013
Loyal alumna, decorated Army officer Lori Sigrist retires

Sigrist '90 celebrates an exemplary 23-year military career

The Generosity of Alumni and Friends

10/20/2017
Alumnus named to Global Finance Power List
10/11/2017
$3 million estate gift to support mechanical engineering scholarships
09/25/2017
UA benefactor Pauline Franks’ estate gift assists University Libraries
08/29/2017
Longtime mock trial coach honored twice over
07/27/2017
In memoriam: Dr. Jean Elouise Hower Taber

Other Headlines

10/24/2017
New generation of students helps this alumna stay connected
May Chen and her husband, Dr. Chun Fu Chen, helped host three UA students during their visit to Shanghai this year for the international Hult Prize Competition
02/13/2017
Alumni share their UA love stories
To celebrate Valentine's Day, we’re highlighting a few of the many love stories our alumni couples have shared with us.
11/17/2015
Future business leaders get insight on making an impact
The UA students learn about the investment industry from successful practitioners.
08/19/2015
Anthony Alexander to share business expertise as executive-in-residence
UA alumnus will work with students on business communication skills through a variety of activities.
06/25/2015
Article explores UA’s polytechnic designation
In an interview with Cleveland Business Connects, President Scott L. Scarborough discusses how the characteristics of a polytechnic university (think Virginia Tech and Georgia Tech) match UA’s historical strengths.



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