Honors College students in the news
No longer a spectator: PPE graduate ready to play key role on global stage
As part of The University of Akron’s sesquicentennial celebration — honoring 150 years of our people, place and promises — we are hosting a “Celebration of Academic Excellence” to highlight the history and future of our many academic disciplines. Alumna Rachael Steer is using all she learned at UA and in her travels to prepare for a career in international security.
Varsity Rocket League Team top seed for Eastern Conference playoff
The Zips have had an undefeated record in the Eastern Conference for the regular season this fall.
Cleveland Clinic Sports Health official medical provider of Akron Esports
The agreement brings together experts in sports performance, rehabilitation and injury prevention.
92% placement 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
Global Lawyer Program introduces students to Japanese food, law, culture and life
To help bridge the gap between the East and West in the field of law, Matthew Wilson, law professor and former UA president, and law professor Sarah Cravens introduced a cohort of 17 UA students to his second home: Japan.
Akron Rocket League brings home national championship
Rocket League is a vehicular action soccer game in which three players control rocket-powered cars to hit a ball into an opponent’s goal to score points.