Education

Cool to be that person you can depend on

An Akron 8th Grader Leads by Example by Noor Hindi When world events and breaking news make the slide into cynicism so easy, how do you hang on to hope? For Sherry Hankinson, a language arts teacher at Nation...

One Day when we look back | TedxAkron 2017

By Floco Torres The Goodyear Theater is absolutely gorgeous. Between the history of the company, its impact told 400 different ways by Akronites and the eerie Law & Order vibe near 1201 East Market St, I k...

Gravity Racing beyond the Annual Soap Box Derby

Local and out-of-state STEM students compete at Derby Downs by Kayla Sturm Akron is known for being home to the All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship Race. So what’s going on at Derby Downs for the o...

Beware the Capybara

How to survive three (not really) dangerous capybara encounters by Kyle Brown It has sharp teeth. It can weigh up to about 150 pounds. It has 3/4 of the word “bear” in its name. All three of these things a...