The Observer

Assmus: Building community around campus

Piñata's, a popular Mexican resturant located on Euclid Avenue. The apartments that will replace the resturant may be great for students looking for housing, but won't integrate and build the surrounding community and CWRU.
April 15, 2016

Two weeks ago, I walked down Euclid with a friend, looking forward to getting a margarita while taking a study break at Piñatas. Once we got there, it didn't look like anyone was inside, and it appeared...

A class from CWRU meets a class from prison for discussion

Students, both inmates and from CWRU, discussed social issues as a group.
Parallel classes taught at CWRU, in prison meet for discussion
November 20, 2015

Students enrolled in USSO 290M waited early on Saturday, Nov. 14 for the bus to take them to prison. They were heading to the Lorain Correctional Institution, a state prison less than an hour’s drive...

Bridging the gap

Student service efforts bring light to economic disparity in Cleveland
March 19, 2015

A recent study on economic segregation ranks Cleveland and its surrounding areas number one in income segregation among large cities in the U.S. The study, published by Richard Florida, a well-known...

What precedes community

The elephant in the room
November 7, 2014

Last week, Nov. 4 specifically, the U.S. held the midterm general elections. By 11 p.m. it was obvious that the Republican Party would regain control of the U.S. Senate and expand their majority in the...

CWRU takes on tooth decay

Dental Event
October 16, 2014

Case Western Reserve University pediatric dental staff provided free dental care to the preschoolers of the Bingham Early Learning Center on Oct. 10. They gave the children a dental exam, followed by...

Letter to the Editor

October 9, 2014

To the editor, In response to Jacob Martin’s column from the Sept. 19, 2014 issue, It's Humans Versus Zombies season again. Jacob Martin lamented that Case Western Reserve University students get...

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