Weatherhead School’s Michael Goldberg blogs about how developing start-up culture could help Botswana’s economy

Replacing diamonds with startups—entrepreneurship in Botswana Huffington Post: Michael Goldberg, assistant professor of design and innovation, recently visited Botswana through the U.S. International Information Programs speaker program. He blogged about the country’s declining reliance on the

Weatherhead School’s Jenny Hawkins discusses shift from 9-to-5 workdays to more flexible schedules for employees

9-to-5 often replaced by longer workday as workers check email, work at home The Plain Dealer: Jenny Hawkins, visiting assistant professor of economics, discussed the shift from 9-to-5 workdays to more flexible schedules for employees. Though

HCM to be unavailable part of this weekend

Engineers will conduct maintenance to the Human Capital Management (HCM) system from 7 p.m. Friday, July 31, to noon Saturday, Aug. 1. During this time, HCM will be unavailable to members of the Case Western Reserve University community. For

Jill Korbin to serve as president-elect of Society for Psychological Anthropology

Jill Korbin to serve as president-elect of Society for Psychological Anthropology

Jill Korbin, the Lucy Adams Leffingwell Professor, director of the Schubert Center for Child Studies and associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, will serve as president-elect (2015-2017) and president (2017-2019) of

Epidemiology and biostatistics’ Nora L. Nock selected to serve on NIH study section

Nora Nock

Nora L. Nock, associate professor of epidemiology and biostatistics, was appointed to serve as a member of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Psychosocial Risk and Disease Prevention Study Section for Center for Scientific Review

Danny Song named new Spartan wrestling head coach

Danny Song

Case Western Reserve University Director of Athletics Amy Backus recently announced the hiring of Danny Song as the Head Coach of the Spartans’ Wrestling team. “The wrestling program at CWRU has a long and storied history of success. I

CWRU, Japan’s Tohoku University agree on research collaboration and student exchange program

President Susumu Satomi of Tohoku University at podium

Case Western Reserve University and Japan’s Tohoku University will collaborate on research and student exchanges after the institution’s respective leaders signed formal agreements Wednesday. Tohoku University President Susumu Satomi and Kazuyuki Katayama, Japan’s Detroit-based consul

Deputy Provost Lynn Singer assumes presidency of Developmental Neurotoxicology Society

Deputy Provost Lynn Singer assumes presidency of Developmental Neurotoxicology Society

Deputy Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Lynn Singer assumed presidency of the Developmental Neurotoxicology Society (DNTS) on June 2, at the annual meeting in Montreal. The meeting was held jointly with the

Faculty member Ronald Hickman named American Academy of Nursing Fellow

Ronald Hickman

Ronald Hickman, associate professor of nursing at Case Western Reserve University’s Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, has been recognized as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing, a national honor awarded for

Apply for fall 2015 Staff Educational Enhancement Fund

Fall applications are now being accepted for the Staff Educational Enhancement Fund (SEEF), which can be used for textbooks, certification, online/off-campus courses or out-service training (conferences, conventions, professional association meetings or workshops) not funded