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Editorial: Are we really heading towards a better CWRU?

Editorial Board October 8, 2021

On Oct. 1, 2021, the Case Western Reserve University community received an email detailing the progress of For a Better CWRU’s task force proposals. There are seven committees: the LGBTQ+ Committee,...

President Eric Kaler outlined his goals for the CWRU community in a speech at the USG General Assembly on Sept. 14.

President Eric Kaler shares plan for the years ahead at USG assembly

Shreyas Banerjee, Life Editor September 17, 2021

Following President Barbara Snyder’s departure, Interim President Scott Cowen’s COVID-filled socially-distanced tenure and a year-long search for a replacement, Eric Kaler is now the president of Case...

Reyna: Consequences of online learning

Christian Reyna, Staff Columnist April 23, 2021

We’re approaching the end of a tumultuous academic year. Week after week, we hopped onto Zoom for class, did our homework and attended virtual events organized by clubs across campus. As time progressed,...

Quinn Cook has averaged 6.1 points on 40.5% field goal percentage, 1.9 assists and 1.7 rebounds for the Cavaliers thus far.

Cavaliers make moves at trade deadline

Ishan Kulkarni, Staff Reporter April 2, 2021

The NBA trade deadline is a day marked by a flurry of transactions as teams across the league try to improve their rosters, dump off large contracts and identify and solidify their team’s identities...

Johnson: The problem with all work and no play

Grace Johnson, Staff Columnist March 19, 2021

If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it is that burnout is real. With Zoom classes, online meetings, virtual events and homework, there are prevalent issues including exhaustion, depression...

Giri: The amount of information we are consuming is dangerous and our brains can not cope with it

Saurav Giri, Staff Columnist March 12, 2021

Reflecting on the past 20 years of modern history, we can see how much our lives have changed. Who could’ve predicted that small glass rectangles––our smartphones and laptops––would consume most...

What to do this weekend

Matt Hooke, A&E Editor December 7, 2018

Friday, Dec. 7 Design Spotlight Where: Sears think[box] When: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. See the hard work of your fellow students on display at this free event hosted by the Case Western Reserve University...

Case Western Reserve University President Barbara R. Snyder addressing the campus in the wake of the shooting

Third-year student shot on South Side

Sophia Yakumithis, News Editor November 9, 2018

On the night of Nov. 3, a Case Western Reserve University student was shot in a parking lot on Murray Hill Road during a carjacking incident which escalated into a shootout with police. A press conference...

Kerby: Say hello to Spartie the Squirrel

Steve Kerby, Staff Columnist November 2, 2018

To be frank, an ancient Greek soldier renowned as the model of a disciplined and driven fighter is not the image of the Case Western Reserve University student body. A Spartan warrior is not the mascot...


August 31, 2018

Horoscopes: The signs as dance moves Aries: The Grapevine Taurus: The Robot Gemini: Soulja Boy’s “Crank That” Cancer: Raise the Roof Leo: The Sprinkler Virgo: The Cha Cha Libra:...

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