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UPB announces Nick Offerman as spring comedian, New York City as spring break trip destination

Tiffany Cheung, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Get ready to look forward to two more University Program Board events this semester: the Spring Comedian, and the Spring Break Trip. With spring semester off to a cold and snowy start, students look forward to the warm days ahead. Although spring break may be two months away, UPB’s spring break...

CWRU Thoughts

CWRU Thoughts

Maria Fazal, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

The Case Western Reserve University community is known for thinking beyond the possible. Each week, this column aims to capture a slice of campus life. Q: What’s your resolution for this new year? A: I want to figure out what to do with my life and my future. Right now, I just want to travel and...

CWRU Thoughts

CWRU Thoughts

Maria Fazal, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

The Case Western Reserve University community is known for thinking beyond the possible. Each week, this column aims to capture a slice of campus life. Q: What are you looking forward to now that the semester is almost over? A: I’m ready to go home for break! I’m ready for my vacation, and I’m...

Eat, drink, bowl

Eat, drink, bowl

Anne Nickoloff, Arts & Entertainment Editor

December 4, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

There were three things in abundance at The Corner Alley’s media preview night on Friday, Nov. 21: food, workers and bowling balls. However, the bowling balls weren’t just rolling down the lanes. They were fixed onto the walls, holding up railings leading upstairs; they were lined up on shelves behind the bar...

Tour guide to Cleveland winter fun

Tour guide to Cleveland winter fun

Anne Nickoloff, Arts & Entertainment Editor

December 4, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

See the best of what Cleveland has to offer during the winter season.

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Andaaz 2014

Andaaz 2014

November 21, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

The performances this year at Andaaz 2014 were colorful,impressive and simply beautiful. This year’s show featured the first Andaaz performances of CWRU Rasa, Spartan Swaras and Plan Beta, along with the usual line-up of Dhamakapella, Case Kismat, the class dances and more.

CWRU Thoughts

CWRU Thoughts

Maria Fazal, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

The Case Western Reserve University community is known for thinking beyond the possible. Each week, this column aims to capture a slice of campus life. Q: What's something most people don't know about you? A: I'm really into board games and "Lord of the Rings." My dad was really into Tolkien, and...

Students show off their talents in UPB’ CWRU’s Got Talent event

Tiffany Cheung, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

The spotlight is on, the clapping has subsided, and the audience waits. Can the next performer top the previous one? There is already extraordinary talent in the air and oozing out of the Kelvin & Eleanor Smith Ballroom in the Tinkham Veale University Center. As the next act ends, the audience cheers...

CWRU Thoughts

CWRU Thoughts

Maria Fazal, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

The Case Western Reserve University community is known for thinking beyond the possible. Each week, this column aims to capture a slice of campus life. Q: What's one way in which you guys feel you've become more connected with campus this year? A1: When I was a freshman, there were a lot of pe...

Spring comedian controversy

Anne Nickoloff, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 12, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Local Events, This Week

After opening the 2015 Spring Comedian vote to Case Western Reserve University students and community, CWRU’s University Program Board faced not-so-unexpected feedback regarding one of the comedian choices. Comedian Bill Cosby has recently returned to the spotlight for various allegations of sexua...

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