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  • For the second consecutive year, NASA has invited a team of students from The University of Akron’s College of Engineering and Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences to travel to the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, where the team will test its design of a helmet-based, augmented reality display system to enhance task communication for astronauts on spacewalks. Click here to read the full story! http://ow.ly/AVyZ50qUyag

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  • Looking for a kids’ summer camp? This July, UA will be hosting our first-ever Esports Summer Camp – the only camp of its kind in the entire Midwest.
    More info: www.uakron.edu/esports/events/summer-camp

University of Akron
University of Akron
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  • Looking for a kids’ summer camp? This July, UA will be hosting our first-ever Esports Summer Camp – the only camp of its kind in the entire Midwest.
    More info: www.uakron.edu/esports/events/summer-camp

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  • The next #ZipsInvade is coming at you this Thursday! The Nightlight is inviting Zips to come to two different showings of the film Gloria Bell and giving movie-goers popcorn, a drink, and a cool Nightlight pin. Showings are at 6:30pm and 8:45pm.

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  • Want to know what #ZipsInvade events are all about? This past week we visited our friends at Diamond Deli. Stay up to date with our social media posts to see where we will pop up next!

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  • UA’s Concrete Canoe team handmade a 19-foot canoe for their annual civil engineering competition.
    The team will find out Friday if the thousands of hours they've invested into their project will help them float away with a win at the ASCE Ohio Valley Student Conference at Portage Lakes State Park. Go Zips!

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  • Back by popular demand! Another #ZipsInvade at Diamond Deli. Bring your valid Zip Card tomorrow to the deli from 1pm to 4pm to receive one of the following options: a small turkey reuben, an Italian sub with chips, or jalapeño popper mac and cheese with sausage. See you tomorrow, Zips!

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University of Akron
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  • This week Class Cancelled explores Myers School of Art and even gets schooled on metalsmithing and printmaking!
    Watch the whole episode here: https://youtu.be/GVmaBxl-xLg

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University of Akron
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  • Financial aid FAQs with Deniesha. Ask your questions if we don’t cover them.

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University of Akron
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  • Meet Prerna, an international student here at UA. She made Akron her home, and couldn't be happier! Share what makes you a Zip!

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  • To round out this Women's History Month, UA would like to celebrate our very first graduate, Susannah Chamberlain, class of 1873.

    “Susie” entered Buchtel College the first day it opened in 1870 and was one of four members of its first graduating class, earning a Bachelor of Science degree.

    Read more about our first graduate here: http://snip.ly/l4em3g

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University of Akron
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  • “I just chose to have fun with [my cancer diagnosis] – as much fun as one can have. I was super positive. I tried to make the best out of the situation. I don’t know that I’ve done anything super amazing or ‘empowering'. I just did what I had to do.”

    - Jamie McKinley, Police Officer at the University of Akron

    Read Jamie's full story here: https://www.uakron.edu/wrc/stories/mckinley

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  • Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 UA Achievement Awards. We appreciate all you do for students, campus, and community. These faculty and staff members go above and beyond the call of duty daily to make UA an incredible place to learn and work.

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University of Akron
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  • Have a safe and fun Spring Break, Zips! Classes resume on April 1st (And no, that's not a joke!). 😜

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University of Akron
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  • Will one of the hosts of Class Cancelled end up looking like the 90s cup (yes we said cup) of his dreams... or will he fail this Highland Square thrifting challenge?
    Watch the latest episode of our student-produced YouTube series to find out: https://youtu.be/SATbPKeSHDg

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University of Akron
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  • Never be bored and start completing the #Zips100 Challenge today! Gain new experiences and have fun while exploring The University of Akron and the City of Akron. Find out more information here: uakron.edu/zips100

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University of Akron
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  • Need a sweet treat before spring break begins? Tomorrow’s #ZipsInvade is at a favorite spot... Chill Artisan Ice Cream. Bring your ZipCard the Chill from 3pm to 7pm and get a free scoop of your choice!

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University of Akron
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  • "The most rewarding part of my job is knowing that, on a single day, I made a little bit of a difference – even if only for an hour or so.”
    -Karen Fitzgerald, Pediatric Nurse and Professor at The University of Akron

    Read Karen's full story here: https://www.uakron.edu/wrc/stories/fitzgerald

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University of Akron
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  • Tonight from 5pm to 8pm in the Emily Davis Gallery is the opening of Untold Stories, The Forgotten Underclass in Rust Belt Urban Renewal by Jennifer Vanderpool.

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University of Akron
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  • The human eye is one of the body’s most important organs.

    The small organ is the center of attention in research conducted by Katelyn Sondereker, a fourth-year integrated bioscience Ph.D. candidate, who recently received a research grant and fellowship award for her work in analyzing cells in the human eyeball.

    Read her whole story here: https://goo.gl/EJQJ57

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University of Akron
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  • “There are a lot of programs that are older than ours, so being given this award, in my opinion, can only mean one thing: We are doing the right thing. We are creating a home away from home for students, where they feel a sense of belonging.”
    - Dr. Julie Zhao, Assistant Dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Akron

    Read Julie's full story here: http://ow.ly/PjnN50mHdH8

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University of Akron
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University of Akron
University of Akron
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  • Taylor Verba, a Biomedical Engineering student at The University of Akron, engineers a "labor of love."
    Read her full story here: http://ow.ly/AQP030o0foQ

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University of Akron
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  • #ZipsInvade alert! This Wednesday from 1-5pm, bring your ZipCard to A Walk in the Park Café in Firestone Park. Zips will receive a turkey wrap, cookie, and a beverage.

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