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Menstrual and contraceptive health panel comes to CWRU

Anna Giubileo, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News

“Women want and need more information regarding vaginal health.” This is the main sentiment behind the “Breaking The Silence: A Menstrual and Contraceptive Health Panel” as shared by panelist Dr. Anthony Tizzano. The panel was hosted by Period. @CWRU, a relatively new student-run organization...

Collaboration formed between Cleveland science institutions

Collaboration formed between Cleveland science institutions

Jordan Reif, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, Inside the Circle, News, Outside the Circle, Research, Top Stories

The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (CMZ), Cleveland Museum of Natural History (CMNH), Holden Arboretum and Case Western Reserve University’s department of biology have relied on informal collaborations for decades through research, resources and teaching. On July 1, 2018, CWRU signed an agreement to enter into a formal...

ShowCASE speaker describes effective data visualizations

Nathan Lesch, Director of Print

April 26, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News, Research

“The focus of data journalism shouldn’t be to wow, but to inform,” said Mona Chalabi, this year’s Case Western Reserve University ShowCASE guest speaker, in her noticeably British accent. Chalabi is The Guardian’s data editor, a data journalist at NPR and an important advocate for the responsible...

Chabad and Hillel get Jewish students in the Passover spirit

Chabad and Hillel get Jewish students in the Passover spirit

Lev Pearlman, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Clubs & Organizations, Events & Talks, News

On Friday, April 19, the Cleveland Hillel Foundation and Chabad at CWRU began their respective Passover celebrations. The Jewish holiday that commemorates the Jews’ mass exodus from Egypt to escape slavery over 2,000 years ago. On the first two nights of Passover, Hillel and Chabad hosted Seders....

New major student organization presidents discuss positions

Anna Giubileo, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Clubs & Organizations, Events & Talks, News

Spring elections have come and gone on Case Western Reserve University’s campus and the next generation of major student organization leaders have been announced. Next year, the Undergraduate Student Government (USG) will be led by current third-year Marin Exler, a political science and Spanish double...

Show me the money

Nathan Lesch, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Clubs & Organizations, Events & Talks, News

From April 17-30, Case Western Reserve University undergraduate students will have the opportunity to vote on a referendum that would allow club sports to join the Student Presidents’ Roundtable (SPR).  If 25 percent of all undergraduate students vote and a simple majority of that percentage votes in fav...

Sorority holds discussion panel on diversity

Nihal Manjila, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, Greek Life, News

On Tuesday, April 16, the sorority Sigma Sigma Sigma (Tri Sigma) held its “Inclusion Happens Here” discussion panel on advocating for inclusion in everyday life. The panel included Andre Lessears from the Akron Cleveland Clinic, Eileen Anderson-Fye a psychology professor at Case Western Reserve University,...

CWRU professor named Guggenheim Fellow

CWRU professor named Guggenheim Fellow

Maryam Iqbal, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Faculty Insight, News

Michael Clune, a Case Western Reserve University professor in the department of English, was recently named a Guggenheim Fellow. The fellowships, according to the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation website, are “intended for individuals who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for produc...

CWRU faculty involved in nuclear forensic research

CWRU faculty involved in nuclear forensic research

Anna Giubileo, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, Faculty Insight, News, Research, Top Stories

So you’ve found some uranium—now what? This question was posed by Christine Duval, an assistant professor in the department of chemical and biomolecular engineering. Her presentation on nuclear forensic research was the final in a series hosted by the Case Western Reserve University Science and ...

CWRU graduate fellows to develop infrastructure in Ethiopia

CWRU graduate fellows to develop infrastructure in Ethiopia

Anna Giubileo

April 12, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, News, Outside the Circle, Research, Top Stories

Graduate fellows at Case Western Reserve University have partnered with the Gelfand Global STEMPower Initiative to help cultivate economic development through creating engineering infrastructure, with a special focus on chemical engineering, in Ethiopia. This initiative aims to grow the infrastructure...

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