The University of Akron vice president of strategic development stops by the Lakewood campus to promote the university’s close-to-home advantage for prospective students.
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Famed former football coach at Ohio State University and current vice president of strategic development at the University of Akron, is coming to the UA Lakewood campus on Feb. 9.
CORRECTION: Jim Tressel is the vice president of strategic development at the University of Akron. Jim Tressel, the former superstar football coach at Ohio State and current vice president of strategic development at the University of Akron, is coming to Lakewood. He’ll be on-hand at a special event at the UA Lakewood campus at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 9. Tressel is expected to promote the university’s close-to-home advantage for prospective students, as well as the dual-enrollment program or high schools students looking to get college credit. Refreshments and prizes will be available — and so will Zippy, the UA mascot. “We're excited to give area students an opportunity to tour the facility, find out about the UA Advantage, meet Jim Tressel and …
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Kalis among top recruits for embattled Buckeyes
For much of the last year, St. Edward High School lineman Kyle Kalis has planned to play football at Ohio State in the fall of 2012. After months of speculation and scandals, and even after the recent and sudden resignation of coach Jim Tressel amid NCAA investigations, Kalis still plans to move to Columbus and play for the Buckeyes. For now, at least. According to a report Tuesday in the Lancaster Eagle Gazette, Kalis is “upset by the news” of Tressel’s resignation, though his mother declined to comment on how it would affect his recruitment, or whether he plans to open himself to another round of recruitment this late in the process. Other top Ohio State recruits, including St. Ignatius tight end Blake Thomas, Columbus St. Francis …