University of Akron

Dayton Daily News

Political and higher education leaders participated in a panel discussion on college affordability yesterday in Urbana.

cleveland.com

The recent job and program cuts at the University of Akron have drawn criticism from faculty, students and alumni as well as some ridicule. 

wksu.org

The University of Akron is cutting more than 200 jobs as part of a plan to reduce expenses by 40 million dollars.

ohio.com

The University of Akron is adding the branding tag-line "Ohio's Polytechnic University" to its name.

A new University of Akron poll shows Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich has a wide lead over Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald, but down-ticket Democratic candidates remain competitive.

Akron Police

Akron police say some people in a crowd of 4 thousand near the University of Akron threw bottles at officers while they tried to break up several big parties early Sunday.

University of Akron

Trailing in fundraising and name recognition, Democrat Ed FitzGerald's gubernatorial hopes were a long shot before a potential scandal broke last week.

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

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

Tressel, YSU Sign Contract

May 13, 2014
ohio.com

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

Tressel Passed Over For UA Presidency

May 9, 2014
Toledo Blade

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

Tressel Finalist For YSU Presidency

Apr 29, 2014

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

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

Tressel Applies For Presidency Of YSU

Apr 12, 2014

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.

Tressel Applies To Become Interim UA President

Mar 21, 2014
Cleveland.com

  

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

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

UA Promotes Tressel

Dec 13, 2013

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

Law Professor Thinks Medicaid Expansion Will Stand

Oct 24, 2013

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.

Tressel Teaching Coaching At UA

Aug 22, 2013

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

Tressel In Running To Become UA President

Aug 9, 2013

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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