The Observer

Double trouble

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

April 17, 2015

Whether they face losses or are on winning streaks, a group of 16 Case Western Reserve University athletes have a relationship that goes past the team. These eight pairs of siblings support each other on and off the field. Alexa and Justin Williams enjoy each other’s company in the lobby of the...

Alter Egos: The Observer picks favorite rival mascots

Adithi Iyengar, Copy Editor

February 20, 2015

The enduring icons of sports, especially at the collegiate level, are the team mascots. The Wolverines, the Buckeyes, the Bulldogs, the Tigers and dozens of other mascots all stand as iconic and historic members of sports history. But what about the more obscure mascots? Especially at the DIII level...

Don’t pour it: Coventry’s Steve Presser

Don’t pour it: Coventry’s Steve Presser

Shadi Ahmadmehrabi, Special Interest Reporter

September 19, 2012

“Don’t, don’t, don’t pour it. Every person who thinks they can pour it spills it.” Sitting down in a booth at Tommy’s Restaurant on Coventry Road, Steve Presser, Coventry Marketing Director and owner of Big Fun Toy Store calls over Diane, who pours a milkshake with the finesse only an experienced...

Stories From Inside the Blockade: CWRU in Cuba

Katy Witkowski, Staff Reporter

August 24, 2012

“This is a place without time,” said artist Rolando Estévez Jordán.  A place where vintage American cars are used daily as taxis; where college students have never accessed the Internet; where pay phones are common, and cell phones do not have data plans.  This is where the students of SPAN 306:...

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