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Jolly Scholar brewery opens its taps

Jolly Scholar brewery opens its taps

Hope Yashnik, Contributing reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

The smells of juicy burgers and barbecue brisket drift through the air. The big game is playing on television screens above the bar, and a satisfying craft beer made right there at the brewery is in hand. The Jolly Scholar was packed during its Launch Party on Sept. 8-10, which featured All You C...

Head back to UPBeats this weekend

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

September 8, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Sept. 8   What: Cleveland Bazaar Where: G.E. Chandelier at Playhouse Square Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Notes: Free admission; local handmade vendors.   What: Study Abroad Fair Where: Tomlinson Hall Time: 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Notes: Get all your questions about stu...

Tropical barbecue promotes free concert at Fiji

Chloe Mieras, Contributing Reporter

September 8, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Phi Delta Gamma (Fiji) made Bellflower Road a little more tropical on Friday, Sept. 1. The Fiji brothers hosted a barbecue to welcome students and provide a relaxing event after the first week of classes, while also promoting their upcoming, rescheduled event, Owl Fest. Member of the fraternities,...

Block Party kicks off classes on Magnolia Drive

Chloe Mieras, Contributing Reporter

September 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

The second annual Welcome Back Block Party was a fun and festive event to not only welcome returning students but also introduce first-year students to campus. On Sunday, Aug. 27, members of Delta Tau Delta, Theta Chi, Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) and Alpha Phi had open arms and open lawns, entertaining studen...

Unwind from the first week with free food and fun

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Sept. 1   What: Day of Dialogue Where: Mandel School Room 115; Kelvin Smith Library Room  215; Sears Building Room 450; Tinkham Veale University Center(TVUC) Suite 248; Crawford Hall Room A13; LGBT Center, TVUC Suite 179 Time: 12:30-2 p.m. Notes: Free admission and food; ...

Greek Festival was a savory plunge into authentic cuisine

Greek Festival was a savory plunge into authentic cuisine

Isabel Torres-Padin, Staff Reporter

September 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Top Stories

Driving down Mayfield the week I returned to Cleveland, I was struck by a large, sprawling banner advertising this year’s “Greek Festival,” seemingly full of food, culture and fun. Given my affinity for food of all kinds and a desire to learn more about the culture of my roommate—a full-blooded...

Last call for fun before classes begin

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

August 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Aug. 25   What: Greek Festival (Aug. 24-27) Where: STS Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Mayfield Time: 4-9 p.m. Notes: Free park and ride shuttle service from Severance Center, authentic Greek cuisine, live music, performances, flea market and more. Visit their website for...

CWRU watches solar eclipse during First-Year Orientation

CWRU watches solar eclipse during First-Year Orientation

Kushagra Gupta, Director of Print

August 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Top Stories

A crowd of students and families gathered at Kelvin Smith Library earlier this week, but this was no book fair. It was time to gaze up at the sky, safely, because an eclipse was happening right in time for First-Year Orientation. Case Western Reserve University’s Astronomy Department took the opportuni...

Check out the outdoor market or indoor library conference this weekend

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

July 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, July 28   What: Night Market Cleveland Where: Rockwell Ave & E 21st St, Cleveland Time: 5-11 p.m. Notes: Free admission; Sharing Asian culture with food and retail vendors, bands and performances and more.   What: Cleveland Inkubator Week (July 24-July 29): Open Mi...

What to do this weekend Apr 28 – 30

Smruthi Maganti, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 28, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 28 Macbeth: 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. This will be a modern take on the Shakespearean classic. This production will be set in the modern day world and deal with US federal politics but retain Shakespeare’s genius language. All Players' Theatre Group shows are free, w...

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