• Cleveland’s pinball wizards

    Cleveland’s pinball wizards

    Anne Nickoloff, Arts & Entertainment Editor

    March 26, 2015

    The back room of Happy Dog at the Euclid Tavern is cacophonous on Tuesday evening. The USS Enterprise wiggles up and down under a layer of glass, as backbox graphics flash in the “Star Trek”-themed... READ MORE »»

    Thea Spittle, in the foreground, and fellow Cleveland Pinball League players all concentrate on their respective games, gunning for the high score.

    Andrew Hodowanec/Observer

  • An inside look at President Obama’s visit to Cleveland

    An inside look at President Obama’s visit to Cleveland

    Teddy Eisenberg, Staff Reporter

    March 26, 2015

    Editor’s Note: Teddy Eisenberg is The City Club of Cleveland's Content Associate. “To the City Club of Cleveland: It was an honor to join the long list of leaders who have come before you. You... READ MORE »»

    President Obama spoke at the City Club on March 18. He talked about his new policies regarding middle-class economics, as well as the importance of manufacturing.

    Courtesy Donn R. Nottage

  • Ex “Parks” star moves past the stache

    Ex “Parks” star moves past the stache

    Anne Nickoloff, Arts & Entertainment Editor

    March 26, 2015

    Nick Offerman waved Retta onto the Severance Hall stage at the end of his standup set on Friday, March 20. The audience immediately hushed, but a few seconds into his acoustic strumming, the room buzzed.... READ MORE »»

    Harsha Chandupatla/Observer

  • Racing a cardboard navy

    Racing a cardboard navy

    JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

    March 26, 2015

    The buzzer sounded, the race was off. But the contestants were not running, swimming or cycling. Instead they were rowing cardboard boats across Donnell Pool racing not just each other, but also the... READ MORE »»

    In heat one, the “USSC” dashes from the wall to victory, while the “Whale Wagon” and “1-2-1 Fierceness” attempt to catch up in the inaugural Recycle Regatta in Donnell Pool.

    Courtesy 1-2-1 Fitness

  • Riding the long ball

    Riding the long ball

    JP. O’Hagan, Staff Reporter

    March 26, 2015

    The home run is one of the most exciting events in sports. When a player gets all of the ball and sends it flying over the outfield fence, there is great excitement. Maybe that exhilaration will become... READ MORE »»

    Freshman Grace Tritchler slides safely into second in the Spartan’s win over Geneva during the home opener doubleheader.

    Andrew Hodowanec/Observer

CWRU Police Blotter, March 18 to March 24

March 18: Petty theft—items stolen from kitchen by juvenile suspects, Jolly Scholar Thwing Center. March 22: Criminal damage—lounge furniture destroyed, Clarke Tower. March...  Read More »

March 27, 2015

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Cover Jinx?

Joey Arko, Staff Reporter

Flashback to the year 1987— Joe Carter and Cory Snyder of the Cleveland Indians graced the cover of Sports Illustrated magazine, an issue which picked that year’s Cleveland...  Read More »

March 27, 2015

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“Get Hard:” Offensive, but funny

Roy Chan, Staff Reporter

Offensive? Definitely. Homophobic and racist? Check. Prison rape? Mentioned every 30 seconds. But is the movie hilarious? Oh, yes it is, very much so. “Get Hard” will...  Read More »

March 27, 2015 • 0 comments

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Fixing our student group funding system

It can be hard, as a student already busy with classes, homework, clubs and sports, to take the time to really care about the Student Executive Council (SEC). From the outside,...  Read More »

March 27, 2015

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