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A life of dedication

Senior biomedical engineer Henry Wu dies
April 22, 2016

Fourth-year student Henry Wu was outwardly quiet, reserved and even shy before his death on April 9. He worked hard and would often lose himself in a task, but once someone came up and talked to him, he...

CWRU remembers undergraduate student Don Harris

January 22, 2016

Donald “Don” Kincheloe Harris was 24 when he died on Jan. 2, 2016. Originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico, Harris started at Case Western Reserve University in 2010. He was majoring in biochemistry...

Following death of first-year Mohammad Jamal, CWRU community shares his story

On Oct. 17, first year student Mohammad Jamal died in a car accident. CWRU remembers him for his humor and happiness and his involvement in the Muslim Student Association and an intramural soccer team.
October 30, 2015

Early in the semester, members of the Muslim Student Association received an email from a first year student introducing himself: “Asalamoualaikum MSA peeps, Hello there fellow MSA brothers and sisters....

CWRU remembers test proctor Cara McManus

CWRU remembers test proctor Cara McManus
May 12, 2015

“Everything in life is okay, until it isn’t,” wrote Cara McManus in a blog post on June 6, 2014. “A lot of times, that is all we can ever know. Today, I am not afraid of the future. I cry, but...

Semper Fi, Always Faithful

Ken Kilka
CAS associate dean and faculty advisor to the rowing team Kenneth Klika loses battle with cancer
November 14, 2014

The two trees framing Adelbert Hall somehow maintained their colorful plumage through the harsh winds of November, adding a beautiful autumn feel to the Veteran’s Day gathering of students, community...

Weatherhead remembers Rongrong Yang

Rongrong Yang
October 9, 2014

Weatherhead School of Management MBA student Rongrong “Daniel” Yang died on Sept. 24. Yang would have celebrated his 33rd birthday next month. Yang, better known to fellow students as Daniel, was...

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