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Special Olympics Summit champions camaraderie, leadership

The Special Olympics (SpOly) Ohio Unified Champion Schools Youth Summit participants came together for a photo in TVUC during the Summit's inaugural event at CWRU. The event was hosted by Spartans for Special Olympics, and participants engaged in team-building activities.

Virginia Behmer, Staff Reporter

April 20, 2018

Guest speakers and team-building activities filled the Tinkham Veale University Center Ballroom on April 17, where Spartans for Special Olympics hosted its first Special Olympics (SpOly) Ohio Unified Champion Schools Youth Summit. The Summit was well received by the estimated 140 local SpOly athletes and al...

Special Olympics kick off this weekend

All the athletes and buddies at last year’s tournament pose for the camera following a day of fun competition. The second annual event will be held on Friday bringing together CWRU students and special needs athletes for Olympics themed fun.

JP. O'Hagan, Sports Editor

October 2, 2015

On Friday, Oct. 2, 100 athletes will compete in the Veale Athletic Center. This is not too different than a normal week, but this is a much different kind of game. The Case Western Reserve University student organization, Spartans for Special Olympics will be hosting 100 children from ages 8 to 20...

Special Olympics kick off this weekend

Special Olympics returns to CWRU for it's second annual tournament on Oct. 2.

J.P. O'Hagan, Sports Editor

October 1, 2015

On Friday, Oct. 2, 100 athletes will compete in the Veale Athletic Center. This is not too different than a normal week, but this is a much different kind of game. The Case Western Reserve University student organization, Spartans for Special Olympics will be hosting 100 children from ages 8 to 20 wi...

Veale Center transformed into Olympic Village

Special Olympics

Adithi Iyengar, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2014

On Oct. 3, Spartans for Special Olympics hosted their first Special Olympics at the Veale Center. Case Western Reserve University student volunteers paired up with kids with special needs from the greater Cleveland Area, where they spent a day playing games and doing activities. The event brought about...

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