Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
The Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences is the largest and oldest degree-granting college at the University, home to schools, departments, centers and institutes in education, fine arts, humanities, natural sciences and social sciences.
Launching Ohio’s first interdisciplinary Center for Intelligence and Security Studies
With a renowned advisory board made up of 15 career intelligence experts throughout the country, the CISS will be a resource for preparing UA students to be the foremost national security professionals of tomorrow. More.
Associate professor, Stephanie Yuhas' course for criminal intelligence analysis will have students compile the information needed for the APD to pursue action against violators. The goal is to create a program that’s scalable across the city.
The artistic vision and implementation were led by Dr. Elisa Gargarella, associate professor in the Myers School of Art, and UA alumnus Dan Coffield, Arts LIFT, who welcomed 12 Akron Public School high school students to reimagine the space.
Drawing from the over 12,000 bags of the Lee L. Forman Collection of Bags, “Cultural Carry-On: America’s Literal Baggage” showcases human experience and culture in the 20th and 21st centuries — from travel to politics to trash — through the canvas of bags.
The initiative is a bold plan to embrace and enhance arts both on campus and in Greater Akron that will enrich, empower and enliven the community.