The Observer

Tyler Hoffman
Fourth-year medical anthropology student Tyler Hoffman has served as Executive Editor and Publisher of The Observer since April 2012. As Executive Editor, Tyler is responsible for establishing and maintaining the direction of The Observer's print and online platforms. Formerly the News Editor, he
 specializes in research reporting and digital publishing, which are skills he honed as a health writer and editor with the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. In addition to his work with The Observer, Tyler chairs the University Media Board and co-chairs the Student Executive Council. In April 2013, he was the recipient of CWRU's Outstanding Member of the Media Award.
Outside of campus media, Tyler is the Division of Information Technology Services' Student Engagement Leader, in which he helps direct efforts to support students in their use of academic technologies at the university. When not working, Tyler, a passionate fan of food and cooking, enjoys kicking back with his friends and  tasting his way through the Cleveland restaurant scene. Reach Tyler at and on Twitter @tylerehoffman.

Tyler Hoffman, Executive Editor & Publisher

Mar 22, 2014
University’s handling of dean’s departure is a disgrace (Story)
Feb 21, 2014
Digging into diversity from the inside out (Story)
Feb 14, 2014
Response to Vice President Rick Bischoff’s Letter to the Editor (Story)
Jan 23, 2014
Editor’s (tech) Note (Story)
Jan 16, 2014
Editor’s (tech) Note, Part One: Making email work for you (Story)
Nov 22, 2013
Law school: Ku’s attorneys respond to Mitchell’s motion (Story)
Nov 15, 2013
Mitchell’s attorneys request striking of ‘scandalous’ material from Ku’s retaliation suit (Story)
Nov 12, 2013
Editor’s note: Something in the way she moved (Story)
Nov 08, 2013
Law School Dean to Take Temporary Leave (Story)
Nov 08, 2013
Capturing CWRU (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
CWRU professor sues law school dean, university (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
Editor’s Note: School of Law faces trials and tribulations (Story)
Oct 18, 2013
Is being geek really chic? (Story)
Oct 11, 2013
Keeping up with the Joneses (Story)
Oct 05, 2013
My last stand (Story)
Sep 27, 2013
Bringing it all together (Story)
Sep 20, 2013
Closing doors, opening windows (Story)
Sep 13, 2013
Pump up the volume (Story)
Sep 12, 2013
Asbestos incident prompts temporary evacuation of Mather Memorial Building (Story)
Sep 06, 2013
Bridging the great divide (Story)
Aug 30, 2013
Building up our rankings, resting on our laurels (Story)
Aug 23, 2013
The Cleveland Orchestra offers world-class entertainment on shoestring budget (Story)
Aug 23, 2013
Louis Stark joins Case Western Reserve University as new VP for Student Affairs (Story)
Aug 23, 2013
While you were gone… (Story)
Apr 27, 2013
Vice president for student affairs to step down at year’s end (Story)
Apr 26, 2013
Semester grades (Story)
Apr 19, 2013
Our dirty little secret (Story)
Apr 12, 2013
Fed up and still hungry (Story)
Mar 29, 2013
Editor’s Note: Here today, gone tomorrow (Story)
Mar 22, 2013
Editor’s Note: All Quiet on the Western Front (Story)
Feb 22, 2013
Empty chairs at empty tables (Story)
Feb 15, 2013
Editor’s Note: The house of the rising second-year (Story)
Feb 08, 2013
Talk is cheap and the library is poor (Story)
Feb 01, 2013
You don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone (Story)
Jan 28, 2013
Editor’s Note: Balancing the scales (Story)
Jan 18, 2013
Pulling the trigger on concealed carry (Story)
Dec 07, 2012
Semester Grades (Story)
Dec 01, 2012
Campus security guard pleads guilty to grand theft, awaits sentencing (Story)
Dec 01, 2012
Living on a prayer (Story)
Nov 09, 2012
Battles of the heart: how a a Marine Corps veteran redefines the meaning of strength (Story)
Nov 09, 2012
Editor’s note: clearing the air (Story)
Nov 02, 2012
Don’t hate us because we’re beautiful (Story)
Oct 19, 2012
Printing is great. Debating is better. (Story)
Oct 12, 2012
Giving the hard copy a hard time (Story)
Oct 12, 2012
Architecture tour unearths character, history at Lake View Cemetery (Story)
Oct 05, 2012
Does history matter? (Story)
Oct 05, 2012
Snatched painting brings unwelcome close to Homecoming Weekend (Story)
Sep 21, 2012
University benefactor, alumnus Tinkham Veale II passes away (Story)
Sep 14, 2012
Editor’s note: the art of not forgetting (Story)
Sep 07, 2012
Editor’s note: working through the growing pains (Story)
Aug 31, 2012
Editor’s Note: look before you leap (or complain) (Story)
Aug 31, 2012
Behind stone walls, part 1: entering the Dittrick Medical History Center (Story)
Aug 24, 2012
Editor’s Note: Making the case for new beginnings (Story)
Aug 24, 2012
Going rogue: the art of residence hall cooking (Story)
Aug 24, 2012
University to hold all-campus barbecue Aug. 31 (Story)
Aug 20, 2012
Campus garden continues to harvest goodwill, welcome volunteers (Story)
Apr 13, 2012
A conversation with…Divya Aggarwal (Story)
Apr 13, 2012
Schubert Center for Child Studies champions advocacy, information in upcoming event (Story)
Apr 06, 2012
ITS covers university webmail during fourth week of social media event (Story)
Mar 30, 2012
Charity gala to support medical students’ outreach trip to Peru (Story)
Mar 30, 2012
ITS initiative offers information, prizes through social media outlets (Story)
Mar 23, 2012
Scholarships, charity allow Cleveland native to further mother’s legacy (Story)
Mar 09, 2012
Greek Life uncovers $50,000 rollover (Story)
Feb 17, 2012
Choc it up to the chips: Reimagining chocolate cookie perfection (Story)
Feb 17, 2012
Parking woes: Current university policy leaves students space-less (Story)
Feb 03, 2012
CaseWireless receives significant fix, wireless network updates underway (Story)
Feb 03, 2012
Relay For Life to host Power of Purple next week (Story)
Dec 03, 2010
Transformation on horizon for KSL (Story)
Nov 19, 2010
International student programs make strides, issues remain (Story)
Oct 29, 2010
Crime reignites campus safety initiatives (Story)
Oct 15, 2010
LGBT vigil honors lives, inspires change (Story)
Oct 08, 2010
A conversation with…Professor Jim Sheeler (Story)
Oct 01, 2010
Pilot service program helps community, recognizes students (Story)
Sep 24, 2010
Season of giving begins with Charity Choice 2010 (Story)
Sep 17, 2010
Technology issues plague university, spark solutions (Story)
Sep 17, 2010
USG Brief (Story)
Sep 10, 2010
Administration commits to increase traffic safety (Story)
Sep 03, 2010
Student injured crossing Adelbert (Story)
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