Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education finds many victims provided full or partial names in prosecutable rape cases

Why an Ohio Supreme Court case involving rape kits is drawing national attention The Plain Dealer: Research conducted by the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education found that in about 41 percent of prosecutable

Weatherhead School’s Susan Helper talks about decrease in commodities on railroad industry

Troubles for trains as the demand for ‘stuff’ slows The Washington Post: Susan Helper, the Frank Tracy Carlton Professor of Economics, talked about the impact of the decrease in commodities such as lumber, steel and plastics,

Donate to American Red Cross at upcoming blood drive


The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Monday, Feb. 15, and Tuesday, Feb. 16, from noon to 5 p.m. in Thwing Center ballroom. Approximately 900 pints of blood are needed daily to meet

CWRU researchers seek to revolutionize scholarly medical publishing with new journal

A new online, open access journal created by Case Western Reserve University researchers is challenging established methods in biomedical research publications. According to its editors, Pathogens and Immunity is designed to streamline the current

Participate in University Program Board’s annual Gluttony Gauntlet

Gluttony Gauntlet flyer

The University Program Board (UPB) will host the annual Gluttony Gauntlet Saturday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m. in the Thwing Center atrium. The Gluttony Gauntlet is a food-eating competition that tests four skills: endurance, speed,

Nominations for excellence in writing instruction awards due March 7

The Writing Program is accepting nominations until March 7 for two campuswide teaching awards that recognize excellence in writing instruction. The Jessica Melton Perry Award for Distinguished Teaching in Disciplinary & Professional Writing This award recognizes teaching

Learn more about community health workers in Cleveland’s Central neighborhood

Teleange Thomas

The next Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods (PRCHN) seminar will focus on community health workers in Cleveland’s Central neighborhood. The seminar will be held Wednesday, Feb. 10, at noon in the BioEnterprise Building’s

Compete in Battle of the Bands for a chance to open at Springfest

Battle of the Bands Sign Up flyer

Are you part of an awesome campus band that wants to forge the path to never-ending fame? Your first step should be to win Battle of the Bands Friday, Feb. 26, at 8 p.m.

“The Vagina Monologues” performance scheduled for Feb. 19- 20

The Vagina Monologues flyer

Performances of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues will be held Friday, Feb. 19, and Saturday, Feb. 20, at 7:30 p.m. in Amasa Stone Chapel. Tickets are $10 for community members and $5 for students. Tickets

Faculty: Find out how to avoid, detect and deal with plagiarism at next UCITE session

With the increased emphasis in college on writing essays, papers and reports, the possibility of plagiarism raises its ugly head. No teacher likes to think their students plagiarize, but the reality is that for