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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.

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...

CWRU Thoughts

CWRU Thoughts

Maria Fazal, Staff Reporter

November 7, 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 would you like people to know about Mental Health Awareness Week? A: It’s really about showing support for everyone. The thing about...

Halloween Trends and Tricks

Allison Duchin, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Halloween trends change from year to year just like regular fashion trends do. However, the difference is that the general public doesn’t witness these trends until that one night occurs. There will always be the classics: witches, princesses and angels. However, last year and this year there have...

The experience of fear

Alex Clarke, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Fear Experience is an appropriate name for the haunted house in Parma, Ohio, partly owned by sophomore Max Simon. From the moment you walk in actors follow you, stare at you and block your path. Which makes even to buy tickets an act of bravery. When you do, you’re tricked into thinking that the...

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