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RAs not being offered free summer housing due to RNC

Julia Bianco, Director of Web & Multimedia

April 15, 2016


Filed under Headlines, News

Plans to house “peace officers” during the upcoming Republican National Convention (RNC) in Case Western Reserve University residence halls have upset many of next year’s residential assistants (RAs), who in the past had been offered free summer housing as part of their compensation package. Next...

Cleveland remains insecure about RNC security

Aquene Kimmel, News Editor

April 8, 2016


Filed under Cleveland Catch Up, News

The 2016 Republican National Convention is just months away, and many different offices, businesses and individuals are busy gearing up. Cleveland remains insecure about event security Cleveland Police Union President Steve Loomis recently told Cleveland.com that he is “very, very concerned” about how be...

Students weigh in on RNC open-carry petition

Julia Bianco, Director of Web & Multimedia

April 1, 2016


Filed under Headlines, News

A Hillary Clinton supporter’s petition to allow open-carry at the upcoming Republican National Convention (RNC) has sparked a debate on whether or not the Second Amendment should apply around potential presidents. The petition, which appeared on Change.org, had over 50,000 supporters by print time. “The...

Ten-year old killed in house fire the night before her alleged rapist’s trial; RNC organizers considering lawsuit over convention hotel rooms

Julia Bianco, Director of Web and Multimedia

April 24, 2015


Filed under Cleveland Catch Up, News

We boil down what happened in Cleveland this week. Ten-year-old killed in house fire the night before her alleged rapist’s trial Ten-year-old Youngstown native Corinne Gump and her grandparents were killed in a house fire on March 30, the night before she was supposed to testify against her mother’s...

Republican National Convention gets a CEO; Superman flies into CLE

Julia Bianco, News Editor

February 13, 2015


Filed under Cleveland Catch Up, News

We boil down what happened in Cleveland this week. Republican National Convention gets a CEO Jeff Larson, a Republican National Committee (RNC) staffer, was named the chief executive officer of the 2016 RNC, which will take place in Cleveland in the summer of that year. Larson previously serve...

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