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Kushagra Gupta
Kushagra Gupta is a cognitive science and biology student and is working towards a masters in medical physiology. He's served as The Observer’s The Director of Print since January 25, 2017.

Outside of The Observer, Kushagra was the Chair of the University Media Board and sat on the Student Presidents’ Roundtable of the Student Executive Council. He was co-president of the Cognitive Science Student Organization, a member of Alpha Phi Omega and is involved in research and volunteering on campus. Kushagra also currently works as the managing editor of the satire magazine, The Athenian.

During his spare time, Kushagra likes to go out and spend time with friends. When he isn’t with friends, he makes use of an armchair to read or watch TV shows. His favorite part about technology is that it is a one-way stop to either. You can reach Kushagra at

Kushagra Gupta, Director of Print

Apr 13, 2018
Gupta: The times go on for CWRU journalism and for me (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
Overcrowded Latinx music night spirals out of control (Story)
Feb 02, 2018
CWRU shuts down Jolly Scholar event amid student protests (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Strategic plan charts three years of change to campus life (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Students, staff came together to overhaul Thwing (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Renovated Thwing contains more student spaces (Story)
Aug 25, 2017
Second-year suites reassigned to first-years in Clarke Tower (Story)
Aug 25, 2017
Menstrual product dispensers placed in campus bathrooms (Story)
Aug 25, 2017
CWRU watches solar eclipse during First-Year Orientation (Story)
Jul 23, 2017
Behind the petition for change to the sexual misconduct policy (Story)
Jul 19, 2017
Loosen up at the weekly Wade Oval concert (Story/Media)
Apr 28, 2017
Why they march for science (Story)
Apr 21, 2017
Inside the lives of two student entrepreneurs (Story)
Apr 17, 2017
Communication chaos confuses CWRU (Story)
Mar 31, 2017
Israel’s CWRU hosts international, Israeli speaker (Story)
Feb 17, 2017
Number of applications for class of 2021 breaks record (Story)
Feb 10, 2017
Campus leaders differ over new constitution when funding student groups (Story)
Feb 03, 2017
Kiosk for personalized greeting cards now in Thwing (Media)
Feb 01, 2017
Meetup for demonstration at Market Square planned (Story)
Jan 20, 2017
International studies: how two CWRU students spent their winter break (Story)
Dec 09, 2016
The Feminist Collective raises money for Planned Parenthood (Story)
Dec 02, 2016
UHCS, KSL team up to host relaxation sessions (Story)
Nov 18, 2016
Despite friction, USG, UDC see unity ahead (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Chabad, Radical Student Union holds events at odds (Story)
Nov 04, 2016
SAGES through the ages (Story)
Oct 28, 2016
Commission report examines first-year schedules, general education requirements (Story)
Oct 28, 2016
WISER fundraising sponsors education for girls in India (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
CWRU Sierra Club member lobbies for clean energy (Story)
Apr 22, 2016
Nepalese couple wins outstanding international graduate student award (Story/Media)
Apr 01, 2016
Recycling as a journey, a student’s career (Story)
Feb 19, 2016
Gupta: A new blueprint for greenie routes (Story)
Feb 19, 2016
HackCWRU brings student inventors together for 36-hour marathon (Story)
Feb 12, 2016
Cleveland asks Tamir Rice’s estate for $500 (Story)
Jan 31, 2016
Israel’s CWRU to bring refugee Jonathan Elkhoury to speak on campus (Story)
Nov 13, 2015
Crime at CWRU: Opinions (Story)
Oct 30, 2015
Whether ‘grabbing’ or ‘bagging,’ lunch now without plastic bags (Story)
Oct 02, 2015
Students felt unsafe in hectic, cramped UPB ticket line (Story)
Aug 21, 2015
From the White House to his own lab in Glennan’s basement (Story)
Jul 30, 2015
If not feeling Uptown, don’t rule out downtown (Story)
Apr 24, 2015
Malaria: the story of a mother and her child (Story)
Apr 17, 2015
On the bubble (Story)
Apr 10, 2015
Grow your own virus (Story)
Apr 03, 2015
Senior nursing student investigates how transport may affect patient health (Story)
Mar 27, 2015
The search for cancer-fighting drugs and the discovery of a senior’s passion (Story)
Mar 20, 2015
How researchers can take advantage of television broadcasts (Story)
Feb 27, 2015
Viruses and the science of smell (Story)
Feb 13, 2015
SEC begins deliberations on student activities fee allocations (Story)
Feb 13, 2015
Junior designs process to help automate cell imaging (Story)
Feb 05, 2015
Student designs research program on obesity interventions in urban youth (Story)
Jan 30, 2015
A drug as a tool (Story)
Jan 23, 2015
Colon cancer: Two different tumor worlds (Story)
Jan 16, 2015
Researcher finds that boys and girls react differently to witnessing intimate partner violence (Story)
Dec 05, 2014
Researchers use spice to fight cancer (Story)
Nov 14, 2014
Researcher uses a plant grown vaccine to help fight breast cancer (Story)
Oct 17, 2014
Psychologist studies how pretend play helps coping and creativity (Story)
Oct 03, 2014
Cancer drug’s inner workings help explain why some patients don’t clot (Story)
Sep 26, 2014
Researcher studies effects of HIV on the immune system (Story)
Sep 12, 2014
Researcher identifies gene that causes rare brain disease (Story)
Sep 05, 2014
Weatherhead researcher publishes book on business and society (Story)
Aug 29, 2014
Spotlight on Research (Story)
Jul 14, 2014
Doctoral student finds entitlement leads to sexism in men and women (Story)
Apr 25, 2014
First-year mentoring program expanding (Story)
Apr 18, 2014
Cognitive science researcher studies how to mentor others (Story)
Apr 11, 2014
Students, community members asked for feedback on next master plan (Story)
Mar 28, 2014
Researcher finds fungus that could lead to cure for mouth infection (Story)
Mar 22, 2014
CWRU student takes center stage (Story)
Feb 28, 2014
Researcher finds biological mechanisms behind deadly type of breast cancer (Story)
Jan 23, 2014
Student researcher examines chaperone protein using NMR, mathematical software (Story)
Jan 16, 2014
Graduate student identifies new way of understanding genetic influence on common autoimmune diseases (Story)
Dec 08, 2013
Fifth-year graduate student finds client-therapist relationship crucial in treatment in PTSD (Story)
Dec 06, 2013
The spontaneity that is college (Story)
Nov 22, 2013
Fourth-year student hopes to make career out of research (Story)
Nov 15, 2013
Fourth-year researcher leaves legacy of research with MRI, PTSD projects (Story)
Nov 08, 2013
Research looking to minimize damage caused by placing electrodes into brain (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
Researcher lectures about Netherland’s euthanasia policy, potential US implications (Story)
Oct 24, 2013
Second-year’s project hopes to set international quality standards for photovoltaic connectors (Story)
Oct 11, 2013
Student researcher’s jet engine project halted (Story)
Sep 27, 2013
Third-year student takes lab into the ambulance (Story)
Sep 20, 2013
Physicist to design new MRI scanner, nets $600,000 grant (Story)
Sep 13, 2013
CWRU School of Medicine researcher earns third NIH grant to study psoriasis (Story)
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