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News conference reveals historical gift to UA

News conference reveals historical gift to UA

On the morning of Thursday, October 19th, President Matthew Wilson made an announcement to the community that surprised and astounded those in attendance for the speech. This semester, the University of Akron received the...

Haunted Houses

Haunted Houses

With fall in full action, The Roo Report went on campus to ask students about their opinions of haunted houses. Surprisingly, the majority of the people asked were not a fan of haunted houses....

UA Men Organization Interview

UA Men Organization Interview

We spoke with Javier Seldon who is currently a senior here at the University of Akron and also the president of a student organization by the name of “Uamen”. Uamen is dedicated to help...

PorchRokr Festival 2017

PorchRokr Festival 2017

Highland Square has always been renowned for its role as a home for Akron’s local arts and music scene. In addition to music venues and tons of events geared toward the community, Highland Square...

Access to Legal Aid in Akron

Access to Legal Aid in Akron

When most people think of nonprofit organizations they picture soup kitchens, clothing donations, medical care, and other fundamental necessities of life. Generally one does not think about other services or even providing access to...

Member of the Week: Allyson Smith

Our Member of the Week is Ally Smith. Ally joined WZIP in the Spring of 2016 and is a member of the News and Special Projects Department. She loves being a part of WZIP...

Member of the Week: Sami Sponsler

Our Member of the Week is Sami Sponsler. Sami is a member of the Promotions Department and the Music Programming team for WZIP. Her favorite thing about WZIP is the many different opportunities available...