Akron: U of Akron once fired policeman involved in deadly shooting
The police officer involved in Thursday's deadly shooting of a driver during a traffic stop was once fired by the University of Akron.
Officer kills Ohio motorist during traffic stop
The University of Akron says an officer fatally shot a 64-year-old man during a traffic stop after he produced what later was determined to be a BB pistol.
Thu May 16, 2013
College Credit Courses Offered at High School Next Year in New Learning Lab
Beginning this fall when high school students return to school, they will have the option to take college-level courses in a new Distance Learning Laboratory.
University of Akron police officer shoots, kills man with gun during traffic stop
A University of Akron police officer shot and killed a 64-year-old man during a traffic stop this morning after the driver reportedly pulled a handgun.
Wed May 15, 2013
Self defense class teaches hands-on, assailant-off techniques to women
Hudson -- Everyone knows their names -- Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight -- and their escape from abduction after nearly a decade of imprisonment in a house in Cleveland reminds women anyone can be a victim.
Dog-training expert has been to Japan, prison, as part of job
He's the man people turn to when other trainers have thrown in the towel and given up on an animal with problem behaviors.
Edwards Teacher Says Goodbye after Eventful Career
Sue Baca, Edwards Middle School sixth-grade teacher, is saying goodbye to students and staff as she prepares to head for retirement after 35 years of teaching.
WIDN Design Network
Ground broken for $30 million student housing community at University of Akron
Cleveland-based NRP Group has started construction on a 624-bed luxury student housing community at the University of Akron in Ohio with an investment of over $30 million.
Tue May 14, 2013
AOL City Guide
Holiday Inn Akron-West
Located directly off Interstate 77, this hotel boasts an outdoor pool and 2 on-site restaurants.
Mon May 13, 2013
Council members to meet with UA president on concerns over multicultural program
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University of Akron engineering graduates receive scholarship to help defer debt: Higher...
Jay Gershen, president of Northeast Ohio Medical University, left, and Hans Thewissen, a professor of anatomy, stand with the Walking Whale, the first mascot for the Northeast Ohio Medical University.
NRP Begins $30M Student Housing in Akron
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Our View: Collegiate competition ramps up
As colleges and universities continue to become more competitive, some may elect to follow in the footsteps of the University of Akron.
The Daily Record
Meeting notes 5-13
The Wayne County Retired Teacher's Association met April 23 at the Wayne County Career Center Restaurant where a business meeting was held before lunch.
Sun May 12, 2013
Miami University RedHawks
Photo Gallery: Day Three at the MAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships
Photos from day three at the Mid-American Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships, hosted by the University of Akron at Lee R. Jackson Track & Field Complex.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Medina Gazette
Student will engineer his future thanks to mystery donor
A University of Akron engineering student from Seville has won a $10,000 award, thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor.
Fri May 10, 2013
NEOMED announces new official mascot
Northeast Ohio Medical University in Rootstown unveiled its first ever mascot. The winner, the Walking Whale, has its roots in research done at NEOMED about 20 years ago.
Oxford Eagle Online Edition
Former Lafayette standout wins coaching award
University of Akron offensive line coach Alan Arrington is the recipient the Northeastern Ohio Chapter of the National Football Foundation's College Assistant Coach of the Year Award.
Customer Interaction Solutions
Praise the Polymer -- College Turns 25
AKRON, Ohio, May 9 -- The University of Akron issued the following news release: As the world's first and nation's largest academic program devoted to the study of polymers, The University of Akron's College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering has earned its share of bragging rights since its 1988 beginning.
Thu May 09, 2013
West Side and South Side Leader
St. Vincent-St. Mary student earns top science prize
The St. Vincent-St. Mary High School senior, a West Akron resident, channeled her disappointment into resolve.