NewsNight Akron NewsMaker To use their own motto, The University of Akron has dreamed,
dared and done. Its $300 million Landscape for Learning campus
enhancement program has literally changed the face of the
Join Western Reserve PBS and NewsNight
Akron panelists Ed Esposito and Jody Miller as
they tour some of the new sites and facilities with University
of Akron President Luis Proenza and vice president for
capital planning and facilities management, Ted Curtis.
New structures on the campus include
two classroom buildings, a residence hall, a recreation and
wellness center and an honors complex. Renovations also include
closed streets, 30 acres of green space and 30,000 newly
planted trees and flowers.
The NewsMaker special
includes a tour of the new facilities plus discussion with
Proenza and Curtis about future plans.