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The Observer

Case Western Reserve University's independent student news source

The Observer

Case Western Reserve University's independent student news source

The Observer

LTTE: An open letter from CWRU faculty regarding President Kaler’s statement

CWRU Faculty November 18, 2022

We write in defense of our students, who have taken a principled stand against the policies of a state. Whether one agrees with the students’ proposed solutions or not, labeling their stand as hateful...

Taylor Swifts newest album, Midnights, has topped the charts and crashed Spotify but isnt receiving as much acclaim as her previous works.

Is Taylor Swift going to become unpopular again?

Kate Gordon, Copy Editor November 18, 2022

Taylor Swift is an artist with a long, messy history. The early years were good, with Swift slowly phasing out her country roots for pop and becoming one of the most recognizable artists of the 2010s....

CWRU needs to improve transparency in class registration

Caroline Kuntzman, Staff Writer November 18, 2022

Undergraduate class registration at Case Western Reserve University began on Monday Nov. 14, with students set to graduate next spring and summer able to enroll in courses on the Student Information System...

President Eric Kaler has brought national attention to CWRU following his Nov. 9 email about USG Resolution 31-15.

Kaler’s email puts CWRU and USG in national spotlight, bringing risk to students

Shreyas Banerjee, Executive Editor November 18, 2022

There was a clear look of relief on fourth-year Ethan Deemer’s face Tuesday evening on Nov. 8. Despite the contentiousness of the topic and the many years of heated debate surrounding the bill, the Undergraduate...

The “Laziness Lie”

Cailee Zeraat, Contributing Writer November 18, 2022

The word “lazy” first became popular in the 16th century when the Puritans came to the United States. The idea stemmed from their religious beliefs, which revolved around the notion that those who...

LTTE: Providing context and condemning hate

USG Executive Committee November 18, 2022

CWRU Student Body, We want to provide context for the Undergraduate Student Government General Assembly on Tuesday, Nov. 8. The resolution on the table was authored by Case Western Reserve University...

LTTE: In regards to President Kaler’s message from a Jewish graduate student

Sam Seidman, Graduate Student November 18, 2022

I am a Jewish member of the Case Western Reserve University community for whom President Kaler claimed to speak in his email of Nov. 9. In the email, he informed the CWRU community that the Undergraduate...

The womens soccer team poses triumphant at the second round of the NCAA Division III Championship, after defeating Ithaca College.

Women’s soccer rolls to Round of 16

Puneet Bansal, Sports Editor November 18, 2022

After posting the best regular season in program history, the Case Western Reserve University women’s soccer team swept through the first two games of the NCAA Division III championship tournament. Hosting...

Queen Ramonda (center), played by Angela Bassett, successfully leads Wakanda in the newest Black Panther movie following the death of actor Chadwick Boseman in 2020.

“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” is a continuation of Chadwick Boseman’s groundbreaking work

Joey Gonzalez, Life Editor November 18, 2022

The recent release of “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” has been a bittersweet one, continuing the beloved series without its leading actor. The film portrays the grief of a community following the...

History of reproductive health panel educates CWRU and raises awareness

History of reproductive health panel educates CWRU and raises awareness

Nihal Manjila, Staff Writer November 18, 2022

Recently, members of the Case Western Reserve University community held a panel on the history of reproductive health. This was the first of a speaker series that the Reproductive Health Task Force was...

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