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Campuswide blackout traps students in residence hall elevators

Anne Nickoloff, Director of Print

September 11, 2015

Two different Delta Chi brothers entered two different Case Western Reserve University elevators at 10 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 7. Moments later, they were stuck, as a power outage swept across CWRU’s campus. “There’s always that fear going into the Tippit elevator, of what’s going to happen,”...

CWRU’s campus goes dark

Power outages are more common during summer, but when the entirety CWRU's power went out on Sept. 7, students were filled with confusion.

Anne Nickoloff, Director of Print

September 8, 2015

At 10:00 p.m. on Sept. 7, 2015, the Case Western Reserve University campus went dark. “There was a general scream when it first happened,” said third year student Abby Ortenberg, the resident assistant for the fourth floor of Sherman House. “Then, a lot of ‘what’s going on?,’ and I don’t...

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