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Wayne College to host 16th Annual Writers Workshop

The University of Akron Wayne College invites writers to attend the 16th annual Writers Workshop on Tuesday, April 2 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the community, but registration is required.

This event includes two concurrent 40-minute workshops, an awards ceremony and a featured speaker. The awards ceremony recognizes student and regional writers. The event concludes with a book signing featuring workshop presenters. Dinner will be served.

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Wayne College Multicultural Festival March 6-8

Celebrating Unity in Diversity is the theme during this year’s Multicultural Festival (formerly known as the International Festival) at The University of Akron Wayne College. Taking place March 6-8 in the Student Life Building, attendees can participate in educational sessions, such as “The Impact of ISMS,” dealing with racism, sexism, classism, etc., “Cultural Xi’an, China,” “Transylvania” and “Progressive Relaxation and Stress Management Techniques.”

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Welcome, Veterans

The Akron campus Military Services Center is located in Simmons Hall 213 (map) and is available to assist you from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. You are also welcome to contact them by telephone at 330-972-7838 or by email at Wayne College’s school certifying official for veterans, Barb Caillet, is located in the Student Services Center at Wayne College and can be reached at 330-684-8935 or by email at


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Tudor JarrodI’m so happy that you took the time to acquaint yourself with what Wayne College has to offer!  We are a service institution with campuses in Orrville, Medina, Millersburg, and Lakewood.  Our foremost consideration is that students succeed not only in the classroom but also in the professional career and any life pursuit of their choosing.

One of the most significant features of Wayne College is that we are a part of a major, national research university recognized throughout the world as a center of educational excellence.  So whether you are considering a college education for the first time, returning to college to complete your degree, or seeking to upgrade your skill set as a post-graduate, the return on your investment will be realized quickly.

At Wayne College, we are committed to building and fostering high quality two-year and four-year programs at a cost that ensures access to higher education – a necessary asset to compete in today’s ever-changing, global economy.

I strongly urge you to come to one of our locations and explore our programs and services.  Our faculty, advisors, and staff would welcome the opportunity to talk with you.

Jarrod Tudor, Dean
Wayne College
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