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College Credit Plus Info Night

Monday, March 14
6:00 p.m.
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

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Wayne News

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


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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.


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The entire faculty and staff at Wayne College would like to welcome you to the Wayne College community. Wayne College is situated in the midst of 160-acres of beautiful countryside in Orrville, Ohio. It is a modern, easy access, sprawling facility surrounded by walking trails, an aquatic area and athletic facilities.

The campus provides the benefits of a major university in a safe, relaxed atmosphere. The Student Life Building serves as a gathering place for student activities including clubs and organizations, visiting musical artists, speakers and exhibits. Within the state-of-the-art facility is a Barnes & Noble bookstore, the Market¬place Café, pool tables, flat screen televisions, and an outdoor patio area.

Most importantly, though, Wayne College is a place where students, teaching and learning are our top priorities. It is a place where faculty and staff are committed to the success of each student, a place where we will work together to help you reach your educational and personal goals.

We wish you all the best and look forward to meeting you!

The University of Akron

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Our students can choose from more than 200 undergraduate majors and area of study. Whether your dreams involve the stage, studio, classroom, laboratory or clinical setting, we'll provide the experiences and education to help make them a reality. Here, you will learn how to turn your aspirations into accomplishments, and your talents into tools to change the world.

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