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Engineering professor works to make life easier for patients with medical implants

Emily Burns, Matt Ludwig honored as ‘PNC Achievers’

Professor trains Iraqi heritage workers in cutting-edge archaeological technology

Why some people won’t evacuate: FEMA research

Meeting the workforce needs of Northeast Ohio

FAFSA Filing Sunday to be held at UA Oct. 21

UA to stream Tom Beres' interviews here with governor and U.S. Senate hopefuls

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Happenings

Admissions | Visit us! We offer daily infor­mation sessions.

Men's Soccer | Zips vs. Creighton, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 7 p.m., FirstEnergy Stadium-Cub Cadet Field.

School of Music | Music Careers Day, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Guzzetta Hall.

Admissions | Fall Visit Day, Saturday, Nov. 3, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Jean Hower Taber Student Union.


UA and Stark State College announce new dual admission partnership

UA and Stark State College announce new dual admission partnership

Effective with the Oct. 12 signing agreement, “Direct Connect” will provide the opportunity for students to be fully immersed at both institutions.  Full story


The Akron Guarantee Scholarship: Graduate with less debt!

The Akron Guarantee Scholarship: Graduate with less debt!

The Akron Guarantee Scholarship includes an initial award is $500 to $6,500, and it increases up to $3,500 more as you earn credits. And it's guaranteed!  Learn more


Professor awarded federal grant to study breast cancer

Professor awarded federal grant to study breast cancer

More effective drug treatments could emerge from Dr. Hossein Tavana’s focus on the stromal cells that contribute to tumor growth and persistence.  Full story

 
 

UA and Stark State College announce new dual admission partnership

UA and Stark State College announce new dual admission partnership

Effective with the Oct. 12 signing agreement, “Direct Connect” will provide the opportunity for students to be fully immersed at both institutions.  Full story


The Akron Guarantee Scholarship: Graduate with less debt!

The Akron Guarantee Scholarship: Graduate with less debt!

The Akron Guarantee Scholarship includes an initial award is $500 to $6,500, and it increases up to $3,500 more as you earn credits. And it's guaranteed!  Learn more


Professor awarded federal grant to study breast cancer

Professor awarded federal grant to study breast cancer

More effective drug treatments could emerge from Dr. Hossein Tavana’s focus on the stromal cells that contribute to tumor growth and persistence.  Full story

 
 

News

Engineering professor works to make life easier for patients with medical implants

Emily Burns, Matt Ludwig honored as ‘PNC Achievers’

Professor trains Iraqi heritage workers in cutting-edge archaeological technology

Why some people won’t evacuate: FEMA research

Meeting the workforce needs of Northeast Ohio

FAFSA Filing Sunday to be held at UA Oct. 21

UA to stream Tom Beres' interviews here with governor and U.S. Senate hopefuls

More headlines


Happenings

Admissions | Visit us! We offer daily infor­mation sessions.

Men's Soccer | Zips vs. Creighton, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 7 p.m., FirstEnergy Stadium-Cub Cadet Field.

School of Music | Music Careers Day, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Guzzetta Hall.

Admissions | Fall Visit Day, Saturday, Nov. 3, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Jean Hower Taber Student Union.


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

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