The Observer

School of Dental Medicine offers free exams

Jack Heneghan, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News

The Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine’s bi-annual Admitting Days event will be held on Feb. 4 and 5. The dental school will offer free exams to anyone who is 18 years old or older who has not been enrolled as a patient already. Third and fourth-year medical students and r...

CWRU gets closure

CWRU gets closure

Grace Howard, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, News, Top Stories

In an article in The Daily on Jan. 29, Case Western Reserve University announced it would be closing campus from 7 p.m. Jan. 29 to 7 p.m. Jan. 31 due to inclement weather. The polar vortex sweeping through the Midwest hit Cleveland with temperatures reaching a low of 4 below zero. The university...

Dining Services starts new composting initiative

Anna Giubileo, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, News

Patrons of Leutner Dining Hall may have noticed that for a few fleeting days at the beginning of the semester there was a new composting initiative. Diners would self-sort their waste—food in one bin, plastics in another. However, just a short while after the program appeared, it disappeared from t...

Gram, her garden and the new generation

Gram, her garden and the new generation

Aquene Kimmel, Contributing Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under Inside the Circle, News, Top Stories

The small garden on Cornell Road looks a little different this winter. Usually it would be decked out for Christmas, but instead strings of plastic autumn leaves and cheerful fake flowers remain, a contrast to concrete, brick and snow. The local landmark in Little Italy is missing its creator and care...

CWRU holds first ever Professional Development day

Nihal Manjila, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under Inside the Circle, News

On Tuesday Jan. 9, Case Western Reserve University held its first ever Professional Development Day in the Tinkham Veale University Center (TVUC). The event included programs such as the Expo, the Solutions Slam and the Innovation Jam. The event was open to staff, graduate students, postgraduates and fac...

New packaging service introduced to campus

Jordan Reif, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, News

Last fall, Case Western Reserve University became one of more than 30 universities across the country to introduce Amazon Lockers: a method of receiving Amazon packages with the scan of a QR code. These kiosks were introduced to CWRU in an effort to offset the volume of packages delivered to the resid...

CWRU closed until Thursday

CWRU closed until Thursday

Eddie Kerekes, Executive Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Headlines, News, Top Stories

In an article released in the Daily this morning, Case Western Reserve University announced the closure of campus from 7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, Jan. 29) until 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan.  31 due to extremely cold temperatures. All classes scheduled during those times have been canceled. The residence...

2018 Annual Diversity Report presents diversity across campus

Grace Howard, News Editor

January 25, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, News

The 2018 Annual Diversity Report for Case Western Reserve University has been released. The report is released every year by the Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity (OIDEO) and exhibits the university’s initiatives and representation across campus.   Some changes reflected in the report are the...

The Den extends meal swipe specialties

Virginia Behmer, Staff Reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, News

The Den by Denny’s, colloquially known as “The Den,” has expanded their portable “special” meal swipe menu. Students will now be able to order the Quinoa Wrap, Turkey BLT, Italian Panini, Ham Egg & Cheese Melt and Veggie Mash-Up Burrito. The change came over winter break after revi...

New Health Education Campus boasts world class learning facility

New Health Education Campus boasts world class learning facility

Justin Hu, Staff Reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, News, Top Stories

In summer 2019, Case Western Reserve University in collaboration with the Cleveland Clinic will be opening the Health Education Campus. Located on 93rd Street between Euclid and Chester Avenues, it will feature 11 acres of land and two new buildings. The 485,000 square-foot Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion was desi...

Case Western Reserve University's independent student news source
News