College Credit Plus Info Night
Monday, March 14
Student Life Building
College Credit Plus - Formerly known as Post-Secondary Enrollment Options Program
• Get a feel for college classes while still in high school
• Free tuition and books
• Receive a campus tour
Are you Facebook-dependent?
What drives you to Facebook? News? Games? Feedback on your posts? The chance to meet new friends?
If any of these hit home, you might have a Facebook dependency. But that’s not necessarily a bad thing, says Amber Ferris, an assistant professor of communication at The University of Akron’s Wayne College. Full Article
Social Work Student Awarded Scholarship
The University of Akron Wayne College announces social work student Amber Wengerd was recently awarded a $5,000 scholarship by Direction Home Akron Canton, the local area agency on aging and disabilities that serves Portage, Stark, Summit and Wayne Counties.
Each year, Direction Home offers the scholarship to one college student studying in the field of gerontology, social work, nursing, or a related social services field. The award recognizes students with a vested interest in the long-term care of older adults and persons with disabilities.