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Game of Thrones continues feminist tone

Game of Thrones continues feminist tone

David Chang, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Film and Television, Top Stories

Heading into finals week, the change in the weather is much appreciated by all. Campus can also get excited about the only instance in which we don’t mind that winter is coming. “Game of Thrones” is back with its second episode of the final season, and this time, something else is coming with i...

Second-year tennis player discusses interests and extracurriculars

Second-year tennis player discusses interests and extracurriculars

Nicholas Kamlet, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2019


Filed under Spartan Spotlight, Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis, Top Stories, Women's Tennis

Madeleine Paolucci is a second-year tennis player on the Case Western Reserve University women’s tennis team. In only her first year, she was ranked tenth in Division III doubles with partner Nithya Kanagasegar, and finished 16-11 in singles. When she is not playing tennis, she is an active member of Pi ...

Men’s tennis has four-match winning streak heading into championships

Men’s tennis has four-match winning streak heading into championships

Claire Nordt, Sports Editor

April 26, 2019


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis, Top Stories

The Case Western Reserve University men’s tennis team had a busy week, taking on Walsh University last Thursday, Hope College and the College of Wooster on Saturday and Oberlin College on Sunday. The packed schedule did not hinder the Spartans, and they finished the week with four wins. The match...

Winter is here

Winter is here

Henry Bendon, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Film and Television, Top Stories

When “Game of Thrones” first aired on April 17, 2011 it was groundbreaking in several capacities. The immense production, from its enormous cast size to its globe-spanning filming sites, instantly set “Game of Thrones” apart from the rest of television and the show became more than just another...

Baseball wins opener at Emory, loses series

Baseball wins opener at Emory, loses series

Sanjay Annigeri, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Case Western Reserve University baseball team faced a tough series against Emory University, winning one game 4-1, while losing the other three 8-7, 13-3 and 10-6 between Friday, April 12 and Saturday, April 13. CWRU started the first game strong, with dominant pitching by second-year righty Ma...

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 ...

Aaron Lee Tasjan rocks Beachland Ballroom

Aaron Lee Tasjan rocks Beachland Ballroom

Sunayana Jampanaboyana, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Music, Top Stories

Aaron Lee Tasjan pulled out a blank page from his notebook and a black Sharpie, titling the page “Cleveland Rocks.” He then casually posed a question to bassist Tommy Scifres: “Hey Tommy, what do you think we should open the show with?” They decided that “The Rest is Yet to Come” was the ...

USG Spring 2019 Election Preview

USG Spring 2019 Election Preview

Editorial Board

April 16, 2019


Filed under News, Top Stories, USG Elections 2019

The Undergraduate Student Government (USG) is the main governing body of the undergraduate community at CWRU. With the tagline “Students First,” USG is responsible for representing the interests of students to the university. By voting, students can support candidates who they feel will most closely...

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...

Playlist of the Week–Bops and Bangers

Playlist of the Week–Bops and Bangers

Chris Heermann, Social Media Editor

April 12, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Playlist of the Week, Top Stories

This week’s playlist focuses on songs you might hear at a classic Friday or Saturday night party. Knowing all of these songs will make you the coolest person in your social group and will enhance your enjoyment of the loud social gatherings. Sicko Mode–Travis Scott Somehow this song is always playi...

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