The Observer

Show me the money

Nathan Lesch, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Clubs & Organizations, Events & Talks, News

From April 17-30, Case Western Reserve University undergraduate students will have the opportunity to vote on a referendum that would allow club sports to join the Student Presidents’ Roundtable (SPR).  If 25 percent of all undergraduate students vote and a simple majority of that percentage votes in fav...

Sorority holds discussion panel on diversity

Nihal Manjila, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, Greek Life, News

On Tuesday, April 16, the sorority Sigma Sigma Sigma (Tri Sigma) held its “Inclusion Happens Here” discussion panel on advocating for inclusion in everyday life. The panel included Andre Lessears from the Akron Cleveland Clinic, Eileen Anderson-Fye a psychology professor at Case Western Reserve University,...

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 ...

CWRU mourns, celebrates Justine Boyle

Grace Howard, Copy Editor

April 12, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News

On Friday, April 5 the memorial celebration for Justine Boyle was held at the Amasa Stone Chapel. Though the occasion for the gathering was tragic, the message of the afternoon was one of hope and love, focusing on celebrating life rather than mourning the loss of it. Dozens of students and s...

La Alianza introduces petition to establish Latin American studies major

La Alianza introduces petition to establish Latin American studies major

Nathan Lesch, Staff Reporter

April 12, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News, Top Stories

La Alianza, Case Western Reserve University’s undergraduate Latinx student organization, recently began circulating a petition aimed at encouraging the university to establish a Latin American and Latinx studies major. Advocates believe adding this major will reinforce CWRU values, increase faculty r...

Holi takes CWRU

Holi takes CWRU

Maryam Iqbal, Staff Reporter

April 12, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News, Top Stories

If anyone were to look at Freiberger Field in the days following Saturday, April 6, they would see a riot of colors. Purple, blue and pink smears of powder across the field were the only remnants of the annual Holi event. A joint venture between the Center for International Affairs, the Office of Multicul...

Breaking new ground

Breaking new ground

April 5, 2019


Filed under Events & Talks, Faculty Insight, Inside the Circle, News, Research, Top Stories

Case Western Reserve University professor Darin Croft has a new exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History (CMNH). The exhibit, titled “Mammal Mysteries of South America,'' highlights Croft’s work in the Quebrada Honda region in Bolivia. Several fossils found at the site were displayed at the exhibit,...

Students play campus-wide game

Nihal Manjila, Staff Reporter

April 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News

Case Western Reserve University students and faculty are playing another game of Humans vs. Zombies (HvZ) from March 27 to April 5. HvZ is open to all members of the CWRU community. As of press time, there are 102 players in CWRU HvZ spring 2019 game. HvZ is a game that was started at Goucher College, Maryland in f...

Office of Multicultural Affairs to host annual Unity Banquet

Grace Howard, Copy Editor

April 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News

On Friday, April 12, the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) will host its 29th Annual Unity Banquet & Scholarship Dinner. The banquet is a celebration of the academic accomplishments of underrepresented minority students and graduating students at Case Western Reserve University. The evening ...

Survey on sexual assault, misconduct on campus sent to CWRU students

Anna Giubileo, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2019


Filed under Campus Insider, Events & Talks, News

This is the message the Flora Stone Mather Center for Women (FSMCW) works to spread, primarily in the context of sexual misconduct. This past week, undergraduate, graduate and professional students were sent a survey about sexual assault and misconduct on campus, pioneered by outside organizations A...

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