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The Big Idea | October 2017

The Madinah Project 10/18/2017   Name: Ivana Zajkovska Occupation: Co-founder of The Madinah Project, educator, youth professional and community organizer Hometown: Bitola, the Republic of Ma...

What’s the Big Idea with Akron ArtWorks?

Name: Karin Coifman Occupation: Psychologist Hometown: New Haven, CT Current neighborhood: West Akron Name: Micah Beree Occupation: Artist Hometown: Tulsa, OK Current neighborhood: West Akron ...

8 Questions with Chuck Auerbach

How to raise a rock star in one easy step… by Liz Tyran NOTE: This Q&A was originally printed in Volume 1, Issue 2 of The Devil Strip. How do you raise a rock star? You don’t.  At least not with the in...

What’s the BIG IDEA behind Radio Free Akron?

  Kenneth Averiett, 28 Occupation: Freelance Writer & Content Marketer Hometown: Akron Current neighborhood: Highland Square   What is your big idea? Radio Free Akron. It’s non-prof...

When Our Akron Family Has a Loss

Remembering Duncan Unternaher by Douglas “Dr. Doug” Hausknecht   “Hi, I’m Duncan.” Hundreds of conversations and dozens of friendships in and around The University of Akron started this way during...