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6:43 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Batchelder Calls For Public Vote On Extending Term Limits

Ohio House Speaker Bill Batchelder says a poll on term limits shows voters should consider the issue soon.

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7:29 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Poll Shows Suprising Views On Issues Of Term Limits, Redistricting, And Early Voting

A new University of Akron poll asked registered voters about three major issues.

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6:52 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Tressel, YSU Sign Contract

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Youngstown State University and former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel have signed a contract for him to become the school's ninth president.

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6:32 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Tressel Passed Over For UA Presidency

Scott Scarborough
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University of Akron Trustees have selected University of Toledo administrator Scott Scarborough as the school's next president.

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6:48 am
Tue April 29, 2014

Tressel Finalist For YSU Presidency

Youngstown State University says former YSU and Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is one of three finalists for the president's job.

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3:57 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Jim Tressel Among Finalists For Top Spot At University Of Akron

Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is among three finalists in the University of Akron's search for a new president.  

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2:21 am
Sat April 12, 2014

Tressel Applies For Presidency Of YSU

Former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel has applied to become president at Youngstown State University less than a month after he applied for the same position at the University of Akron.

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12:33 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Tressel Applies To Become Interim UA President

Former Ohio State Football Coach Jim Tressel
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Former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel has applied to become interim president of the University of Akron.

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7:33 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

Fraternity Shut Down, Six Charged In Univerity of Akron Hazing Case

Six fraternity members at a northeast Ohio university have been charged after a hazing investigation. 

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6:56 am
Fri December 13, 2013

UA Promotes Tressel

Former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel has been named an executive vice president at the University of Akron.

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6:41 am
Thu October 24, 2013

Law Professor Thinks Medicaid Expansion Will Stand

Ohio Governor John Kasich's decision to sidestep the legislature and use the state Controlling Board to expand Medicaid has Tea Party-backed critics mounting a legal challenge.

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10:30 am
Thu August 22, 2013

Tressel Teaching Coaching At UA

Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is teaching a course on coaching at the University of Akron.

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7:04 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Tressel In Running To Become UA President

University of Akron president Luis Proenz has confirmed rumors that he plans to leave next summer to become a full-time faculty member.

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6:47 am
Wed July 17, 2013

Invention Could Save Young Lives

An invention by a child in a University of Akron competition could soon be saving lives.

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12:28 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

University Of Akron Cop Kills Man Brandishing BB Gun

Akron police say a University of Akron officer shot and killed a 64-year-old man during a traffic stop last night after he produced what later was determined to be a BB pistol.

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