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Habitat for Humanity Awareness finds success

Habitat for Humanity Awareness finds success

Christopher Nguyen, Staff Reporter
April 28, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

From April 17 to April 22, the Case Western Reserve University chapter of Habitat for Humanity held a Habitat for Humanity Awareness Week. The goal of the event was to raise awareness of housing issues that many families face, solutions to these problems, and the organization itself. The weeklong event ...

“Aliens” tells immigrant stories

“Aliens” tells immigrant stories

Isabel Torres-Padin, Staff Reporter
April 28, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Theatre & Dance, Top Stories

This past weekend Eldred Theater was brought to life with the uniquely reassuring play, “Aliens with Extraordinary Skills.” With a plot centering on a naïve Moldovan clown, her girl crazy clown partner and the acquaintances they make after moving to New York as illegal “aliens” (hence the name), ...

Relay for life raises funds for American Cancer Society

Relay for life raises funds for American Cancer Society

Roxanne Yang, Staff Reporter
April 28, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

Sponsored by Colleges Against Cancer (CAC), the fourth annual Relay for Life at Case Western Reserve University was held this past Saturday, April 22, at DiSanto Field. Relay for Life is a fundraiser that supports the American Cancer Society. Teams of undergraduate, graduate and medical school st...

L’Abatros, Chinato owner opens well-crafted brewery

L’Abatros, Chinato owner opens well-crafted brewery

Mike Suglio, Staff Writer
April 28, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Food, Top Stories

  Clevelanders have grown to love Zack Bruell’s restaurants.  The owner of the acclaimed dining establishments Parallax, L’Albatros and Chinato (to name a few) has become Cleveland’s most prolific restaurateur. Bruell loves new challenges and has tackled French, Italian and Asia...

Champions

Champions

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
April 28, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Track and Field

The 2017 University Athletic Association (UAA) Track and Field Championships witnessed incredible feats from seven teams, including the Spartans. The Spartan men and women both had UAA Champions, and both performed spectacularly. Case Western Reserve University’s men earned third place overall, ...

Wan: Regaining a reader’s voice

Celia Wan, News Editor
April 21, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

It has been a memorable year working for The Observer news section, even by just counting the sheer amount of deadlines I have met in order to have news for our newspaper every Friday. I feel fortunate that the news section has covered important issues in the past year, from housing police officers la...

Meet one of Cleveland’s youngest breweries

Meet one of Cleveland’s youngest breweries

Mike Suglio, Staff Reporter
April 21, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

In the heart of Cleveland’s financial district lies one of the city’s newest breweries, Masthead Brewing Co.  This large and industrial-chic brewery boasts a 20-barrel brewing system, which is much larger than most Cleveland breweries. Masthead opened in January this year, making it one of the youn...

Jam out with CWRU softball

Jam out with CWRU softball

Jasmine Heusey, Contributing reporter
April 21, 2017
Filed under Softball, Sports, Top Stories

Softball is a game full of decisions. What pitch should I throw? Should we send the runner home? How should we defend a double steal? Those are just a few examples of the split-second decisions players and coaches are making every game. One of the most important decisions, however, comes before the game ...

SAVE hosts speakers, support group

SAVE hosts speakers, support group

Shivalika Keni, Copy editor
April 21, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

To help students and other Case Western Reserve University members learn more about sexual assault, Sexual Assault and Violence Educators (SAVE) held two events, Take Back the Night and a survivor support group. The events were held to honor Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Take Back the Night, which took place on Thu...

World Expo brings culture to Thwing

World Expo brings culture to Thwing

Hanah Cho, Contributing reporter
April 21, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

The annual World Expo was hosted by the Undergraduate Diversity Collaborative (UDC), in the Thwing Center on April 15 to celebrate Case Western Reserve University campus diversity. Crowds of students, faculty and organizations poured into Thwing on Saturday for food and performances from a variety of...

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