The Observer

Volleyball earns first ever national ranking, starts well in conference play

Eddie Kerekes, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2015

For the first time, a certain name has graced the American Volleyball Coaches’ Association top-25 poll. That name is Case Western Reserve University. The Spartan volleyball squad earned the No. 24 rankings after winning two out of three matches at New York University as part of the first University...

CWRU ranked 37 by U.S. News and World Report

Here's a breakdown of how the US News and World Report decides on a college's ranking.

Kalli Schumacher, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2015

Princeton University is in first place, Harvard University is second and Yale University is third. Columbia University, Stanford University and University of Chicago are tied. This is the familiar beginning to the US News and World Report’s National University Rankings. For 2016, Case Western Reserv...

Ohio ranks ninth worst in the nation for student debt

Ohio ranks ninth worst in the nation for student debt

Garretson Oester, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2014

Senior Jack Behrend takes a full class load. He has extracurriculars. He does research. But he also spends over 15 hours a week working the multiple jobs that are allowing him to pay for half of his college education. Behrend is one of many college students across the nation who are struggling to...

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