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The ‘next big invention’ — the engineering of an Honors Scholar

The ‘next big invention’ — the engineering of an Honors Scholar

At UA, Jade Reese finds a collaborative environment in which to learn and use her newfound engineering expertise to help others.  Full story


Streamlined transport system a winner for athletes

Streamlined transport system a winner for athletes

A one-of-a-kind portable storage device designed and built by student engineers makes it much easier for athletes in the Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio to get their equipment to games.  Full story


New certificate offers social media expertise

New certificate offers social media expertise

Both current students and professionals in various careers can gain skills to succeed in this rapidly evolving field.  Full story

 
 

The ‘next big invention’ — the engineering of an Honors Scholar

The ‘next big invention’ — the engineering of an Honors Scholar

At UA, Jade Reese finds a collaborative environment in which to learn and use her newfound engineering expertise to help others.  Full story


Streamlined transport system a winner for athletes

Streamlined transport system a winner for athletes

A one-of-a-kind portable storage device designed and built by student engineers makes it much easier for athletes in the Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio to get their equipment to games.  Full story


New certificate offers social media expertise

New certificate offers social media expertise

Both current students and professionals in various careers can gain skills to succeed in this rapidly evolving field.  Full story

 
 

Inclusive excellence at UA

Inclusive Excellence at The University of Akron

AT THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON, we strive to create a welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. We respect and celebrate our differences and invite you to join us in creating an environment in which we can all excel.

We strive to create a framework for excellence that incorporates diversity at its core in harmony with the educational experience.

Inclusive excellence is a key component of a comprehensive strategy for achieving institutional excellence. This includes the academic excellence of all students in attendance, and concerted efforts to educate and equip them to succeed in a diverse society with sophisticated intercultural skills.

Signature programs:

  • Rethinking Race, a two-week examination of race and race-related issues presented through films, speakers, performances and "Face-2-Face Conversations."
  • The Black Male Summit, two days of leadership and inspiration from leading national experts in African American Male educational achievement.

Inclusive Excellence at Akron

More than 250 majors to choose from!

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Springfest

Students at Springfest, typically held on campus the last Friday of the spring semester.