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SPR looks to gauge student needs

Dalia Zullig, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2017


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The Student President’s Roundtable (SPR) met on Friday, Sept. 29 to continue their discussion on revitalizing Case Western Reserve University events for the student body. The SPR is made up of the heads of the Undergraduate Student Government (USG), the Undergraduate Diversity Collaborative (UDC), the...

Cleveland catch up

Lyndsey Cole, News Editor

October 6, 2017


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Cleveland Foundation organizes online donations for hurricane relief The Cleveland Foundation has set up an online fundraiser to benefit relief efforts in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory in September, according to Cleveland.com. The foundation jump started the campaign with a $50,000 donation in ...

Annual security report released

Annual security report released

Matt Hooke and Lyndsey Cole

October 6, 2017


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  Last week, the Case Western Reserve University Police Department released its annual 2017 security report. The report showed a substantial increase in disciplinary referrals relating to alcohol between 2015 and 2016. According to the report, there was a slight increase in crimes occurring on camp...

International News Roundup

Henry Bendon, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2017


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There were independence referendums in Spain and the Middle East, an entire U.S. Territory over a week without power, same sex marriage in Germany and a secret sonic weapon attacking U.S. spies in Cuba. Beyond the Bubble returns to catch you up on some news stories you may have missed in the last wee...

Fourth-year student investigates relationship between nutrition and vocal health

Maeve Salm, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2017


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Sarah Perlin, a fourth-year music and nutrition major, recently began brainstorming ideas for her capstone project. To accommodate her broad academic interests, she decided on exploring the relationship between nutrition, or wellness, and vocal health. Currently, Perlin is completing her literary rese...

Alumni panel discusses the benefits of a humanities degree

Alumni panel discusses the benefits of a humanities degree

Josef Schiedt, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2017


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In an environment geared toward hard science and pre-professional programs, it can be hard to see the benefit of studying the humanities. Five Case Western Reserve University alumni were brought together on Monday, Oct. 2 for a panel discussion on working with a humanities degree.Two of the paneli...

CWRU student, Dreamer speaks out for DACA

CWRU student, Dreamer speaks out for DACA

Lyndsey Cole, News Editor

October 6, 2017


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The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was repealed in September by the Trump administration, leading to student protests at Case Western Reserve University, as previously reported by The Observer. Those who benefit from the DACA program are often called Dreamers, because they ...

Heat wave hits campus

Heat wave hits campus

Lyndsey Cole, News Editor

September 29, 2017


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The fall season began with a week of record-breaking temperatures nearing 90 degrees. Students shuffled between classes in the sweltering heat. Public schools in the Cleveland area without air conditioning closed due to the high temperatures, but CWRU students trudged through the muggy September air...

Cleveland Catchup

Lyndsey Cole, News Editor

September 29, 2017


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Akron communities receive grant to fund revitalization At a gathering celebrating one year since the creation of the Well Community Development  Corporation, a nonprofit working to strengthen struggling neighborhoods in Akron, attendees also celebrated the recent awarding of $720,000 Knight Foundation...

Construction continues on Nord Family Greenway

Construction continues on Nord Family Greenway

Henry Bendon, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2017


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When students came back to Case Western Reserve University this year, they were greeted with a construction site outside of the Tinkham Veale University Center (TVUC), in the place of the old Freiberger Field. This Wednesday, Sept. 27, things began to look a little better. The field, which is closed for ...

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