The Observer

Cleveland journalist Nikki Delamotte murdered in Wood County

Matt Hooke, A&E Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under News, Outside the Circle

Nikki Delamotte represented some of the best that Cleveland journalism had to offer. As an arts and culture reporter for Cleveland.com, she covered the hidden gems that make the city special, often discussing how people took elements of Cleveland’s past to create a brighter future, from how Maple Lane...

The Fourth Trimester advocates women postpartum

Jordan Reif, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2018


Filed under Events & Talks, News

Access to high-quality healthcare is absolutely necessary for perinatal health. On Nov. 8, about 40 people came together to learn about the “fourth trimester of pregnancy.” Organized by postdoctoral fellow Marie McCausland, “The Fourth Trimester: Surviving and Thriving After Baby” addressed mater...

Naturalization ceremony gives students U.S. citizenship

Nathan Lesch, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2018


Filed under Events & Talks, News

International Education Week was celebrated at Case Western Reserve University with five main events and several ancillary events during the week of Nov. 12. Notably, Tuesday’s naturalization ceremony allowed students and faculty to glimpse the process immigrants undertake to become United States citizen...

Falafel Cafe forced to relocate

Matt Hooke, A&E Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Inside the Circle, News

The husband and wife team of Hani and Mae Elassal have served their reasonably priced take on Middle Eastern food from their restaurant Falafel Cafe on Euclid Avenue for 18 years. Ms. Elassal makes her food, from falafels to spinach and mushroom pies, by hand. The two share duties in the kitchen, coo...

Cleveland Catch Up

Jackson Rudoff, Opinion Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Cleveland Catch Up, News

Rep. Marcia Fudge considering bid for House Speaker Rep. Marcia Fudge (D), who represents District 11 in the United States House of Representatives, told cleveland.com on Wednesday that she is considering running for Speaker of the House against current Democratic leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California...

Third-year student shot on South Side

Third-year student shot on South Side

Sophia Yakumithis, News Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Campus Insider, News, Uncategorized

On the night of Nov. 3, a Case Western Reserve University student was shot in a parking lot on Murray Hill Road during a carjacking incident which escalated into a shootout with police. A press conference to address the incident was held by President Barbara Snyder, Vice President for Student Affai...

UDC plans events geared toward culture, diversity

Anna Giubileo, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Events & Talks, News, Student Clubs & Organizations

The Undergraduate Diversity Collective (UDC) has recently picked up its event planning efforts, working hard with a variety of groups on campus to showcase the community’s many distinct backgrounds and experiences. The umbrella organization—which oversees different student groups ranging from cul...

USG works on new initiatives

Nathan Lesch, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Campus Insider, News, Student Clubs & Organizations

The Undergraduate Student Government (USG) represents student interests, supports campus groups and provides funding for student organizations. Recently, USG has been working on a peer mentorship initiative, a physical resource center project and is initiating a new year of discussions on safety and se...

US-China relations discussed at international summit

Jack Heneghan, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under News, Outside the Circle

The U.S. has long been a world superpower, but some suspect a new challenger is giving the country a run for its money: China. The U.S.-China International Summit at Case Western Reserve University was held for the second year in a row to discuss U.S.-China relations and the current trade war between t...

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