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92% placement rate for 2018 graduates

92% placement rate for 2018 graduates

That’s well above the 2017 national overall placement rate of 81%, according to the latest data from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.  See details


Students bring colorful art to new ‘canvas’ in nearby neighborhood

Students bring colorful art to new ‘canvas’ in nearby neighborhood

UA’s Community Arts Programs bring something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue to brighten Middlebury neighborhood.  Full story


Super speedy spider hurls itself at prey using web as slingshot

Super speedy spider hurls itself at prey using web as slingshot

Until recently, we thought only humans stored energy outside their body in an external tool. Turns out, the tiny triangle weaver spider owes its survival to this ability.  Full story

 
 

92% placement rate for 2018 graduates

92% placement rate for 2018 graduates

That’s well above the 2017 national overall placement rate of 81%, according to the latest data from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.  See details


Students bring colorful art to new ‘canvas’ in nearby neighborhood

Students bring colorful art to new ‘canvas’ in nearby neighborhood

UA’s Community Arts Programs bring something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue to brighten Middlebury neighborhood.  Full story


Super speedy spider hurls itself at prey using web as slingshot

Super speedy spider hurls itself at prey using web as slingshot

Until recently, we thought only humans stored energy outside their body in an external tool. Turns out, the tiny triangle weaver spider owes its survival to this ability.  Full story

 
 

Inclusive excellence at UA

Inclusive Excellence at The University of Akron

AT THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON, we strive to create a welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. We respect and celebrate our differences and invite you to join us in creating an environment in which we can all excel.

We strive to create a framework for excellence that incorporates diversity at its core in harmony with the educational experience.

Inclusive excellence is a key component of a comprehensive strategy for achieving institutional excellence. This includes the academic excellence of all students in attendance, and concerted efforts to educate and equip them to succeed in a diverse society with sophisticated intercultural skills.

Signature programs:

  • Rethinking Race, a two-week examination of race and race-related issues presented through films, speakers, performances and "Face-2-Face Conversations."
  • The Black Male Summit, two days of leadership and inspiration from leading national experts in African American Male educational achievement.

Inclusive Excellence at Akron

More than 250 majors to choose from!

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Springfest

Students at Springfest, typically held on campus the last Friday of the spring semester.