Ready to leave 2020 behind? Here’s what UA experts predict for 2021
We are so ready to say goodbye to 2020. But what is ahead for us in the new year? We once again asked several University of Akron experts to share their predictions for 2021. As usual, they had a lot to say.
Nearly two dozen UA undergraduates on path to medical school
UA's Early Assurance Pathway Program helps future doctors secure a seat at NEOMED, a nationally recognized medical school.
Society dedicated to the study of caves honors professor for a lifetime of achievement
Dr. Hazel Barton, professor of biology and director of the Integrated Bioscience Ph.D. program, was named the 2020 recipient of the National Speleological Society Science Award. Barton’s research is geared toward understanding microbially-driven processes in cave environments.
How biomechanics research led to a hairbrush inspired by a cat tongue
UA's weekly Integrated Bioscience Seminar Series presents research by a wide variety of guest speakers.
Projects from UA colleagues among Knight Arts Challenge winners
Among the UA winners is the Art Bomb Brigade, which was first made possible from a Knight Arts Challenge Award three years ago.