The University of Akron, Greek life

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Summary

The University of Akron is a public research university located in Akron, Ohio, United States. The university is part of the University System of Ohio and is regarded as a world leader in polymer research. As a STEM-focused institution, it focuses on industries such as polymers, advanced materials, and engineering. In the last decade it has sought to increase its research portfolio and gain recognition for its productivity in technology transfer and commercialization.

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The University of Akron is home to over twenty different fraternities and sororities. The Kappa Kappa Gamma Women's Fraternity is the oldest continuous sorority chapter on the campus, and was locally founded in 1877. The Lone Star Fraternity (Pi Kappa Epsilon) is the oldest local fraternity in the United States of America, and the only chapter in existence. Lone Star Fraternity was founded by W.V.N. Yates on February 22, 1882. The 130th anniversary was celebrated in the year 2012. The majority of the university's fraternity and sorority houses can be found East of campus, adjacent to the Infocision Stadium.

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