Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
Crowdfunding contest will help biology students pay for research
Crowdfunding is an emerging trend as the competition for grants and other monies becomes increasingly competitive.
‘The Myers Touch’ opens April 29
Thirty-six seniors are showcasing the work in their portfolios at the Senior Design Exhibition April 29-May 5.
Meet our Knight Arts Challenge recipients
From music to art to theatre, members of the UA community will launch projects to enrich the entire Akron area.
UA speech and debate team brings home first state title
UA students won many individual and team awards at the Ohio Forensic Association’s annual State Championship Tournament, held this past weekend in Columbus.
Designed to last: Theatre professor sets the perfect scene
The spring production of "Hedda Gabbler" marks Adel Migid's 150th at The University of Akron.
What's Next for Graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences?
Research Spotlight: Psychology and Computer Science
Researchers Use Xbox Technology for Engineering Education
A team of University of Akron researchers is using Microsoft's Kinect™ sensor device for Xbox to show how it can transition from the family room to the classroom. Dr. Yang Yun, associate professor of biomedical engineering; Dr. Philip Allen, professor of psychology; and Dr. Yingcai Xiao, associate professor of computer science, are developing an educational tool that uses Kinect™ to noninvasively stimulate the visual center of students' brains to help them comprehend engineering principles. Learn More
2015 BCAS Scholarship Recipients
Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences announces its 2015 Scholarship recipients. Students were recognized at a reception held on April 28, welcomed by Executive Dean Chand Midha and emceed by Associate Dean Linda Subich. This year's award recipients are:
The Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Scholarship
The Charles E. Bulger, Ph.D., and Esgar Bowen Foltz, M.D., Endowed Scholarship
The Pauline Franks Endowed Scholarship for Exceptional Students in the Fine Arts
The Judith A. and Roger T. Read Scholarship
Cathryn Carroll Taliaferro Scholarship