CWRU announces appointment of three executives to Board of Trustees

Thomas Mandel, Bob Pavey and James Ratner headshots in black and white

Case Western Reserve University today announced the appointment of three accomplished executives to its Board of Trustees, each with strong roots in Northeast Ohio. Thomas Mandel is chief executive officer of the Rubber City

ITS assistant director accepted to prestigious Leading Change Institute

The prestigious Leading Change Institute named Michael Thomas, assistant director of teaching and learning systems in the Division of Information Technology Services (ITS), to its class of 2016 fellows. Thomas leads the design and support

Mandel School professors inducted into Society for Social Work and Research

David E. Biegel, the Henry L. Zucker Professor of Social Work Practice and chair of the doctoral program at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, and Elizabeth M. Tracy, the Grace

UCITE names Sarah de Swart interim director

Sarah de Swart

Sarah de Swart recently took over the interim director role of the University Center for Innovation in Teaching and Education (UCITE). De Swart has been a member of UCITE since 2001 and served as associate

Three faculty members named AIMBE Fellows

American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) logo

Three Case Western Reserve University faculty members have been elected to the College of Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) for research enriching specific areas of human health. Biomedical engineering

5 questions with… dental school’s assistant dean for clinical and translational research Suchitra Nelson

Suchitra Nelson never intended to study dental problems. In fact, she didn’t even realize the field involved her specialty of epidemiology, or the study of patterns, causes and effects of health conditions. But as Nelson

5 questions with… Distinguished University Professor, AAAS board member Cynthia Beall

Cynthia Beall

When she joined the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) as a graduate student in 1970, Cynthia Beall considered it a means of earning her badge in science; in fact, it was

School of Law names first associate dean for diversity

Ruqaiijah Yearby

Health disparities scholar Ruqaiijah A. Yearby starts new role this month Case Western Reserve University School of Law’s first tenured female African-American professor has been named as the school’s inaugural Associate Dean of Institutional Diversity

Music’s Susan McClary named honorary member of American Musicological Society

Susan McClary

Susan McClary, professor of music and head of musicology, was named an honorary member of the American Musicological Society (AMS) at the society’s annual meeting in Louisville. Honorary members of the AMS are those scholars “who have

Faculty member elected Phi Beta Kappa senator, CWRU chapter named Outstanding Private University Chapter

Delegates meeting in Denver in October for the Triennial Council of Phi Beta Kappa, America’s oldest academic honor society, elected Christine Cano, associate professor of French, to a six-year term on the Phi Beta