The Observer

USG holds first All Caucus Forum

Celia Wan, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2016


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The time was 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 24, and the location was the Student Organization Center at the Tinkham Veale University Center. Over 40 Undergraduate Student Government (USG) representatives from three different caucuses—the Caucus of College of Arts and Science, the Caucus of School of Engineering...

Editorial: Class time slot changes are sensible

Editorial: Class time slot changes are sensible

February 12, 2016


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Academics are a timeless enterprise and that’s no less true for Case Western Reserve University. That’s why the recent changes to future course time slots (the specific blocks of time courses are permitted to take place) gave us the jolt only alarm clocks do. The key change is a 15-minute break...

Hover-banned

Hunter Overstreet, Staff writer

January 15, 2016


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On Jan. 6, University Housing sent an email to all students living in university housing, announcing that hoverboard self-balancing scooters were banned on campus. Two days later, that announcement was sent out to the entire student body. “The decision has been made to add these items to the...

University officials consider changing scholarship GPA requirement

Anastazia Vanisko, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2014


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College is stressful. Anxiety from work and classes plagues students, and it can be made even worse when students are faced with the potential of losing their scholarship if their GPA drops too low. With this in mind, Case Western Reserve University is currently reviewing its scholarship retention requirements,...

Editorial

October 10, 2014


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When you ask many current students why they chose to attend Case Western Reserve University, one of the most common responses is a sheepish look and an admission that “they gave me the most money.” Some of that money comes from school or federal financial aid, but CWRU also provides substantial merit...

Towel change

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

October 3, 2014


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The soft comfort of drying off after a tough workout or a good swim has become a little bit pricier for the students at Case Western Reserve University. Before this year, the Veale Center lent towels to students free of cost. Now, the Athletics Department has changed its policy, requiring a $40 per...

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