See UTech’s new creative and collaborative workspace Aug. 24

Take a look at the new creative and collaborative workspace by University Technology’s Teaching + Learning Technologies unit during an open house Wednesday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Sears Building

Donate unwanted office furniture to local nonprofits

Departments with excess and unwanted office furniture are encouraged to donate the unneeded items so the Office of Sustainability can facilitate donations to local nonprofits—and, by doing so, divert materials from landfills. Departments can fill

Faculty: Get information about international funding opportunities

The Center for International Affairs provides resources for faculty to learn about international funding opportunities. Faculty can find out more about: Seed grants for internationalization; Fulbright awards and fellowships, Developing international agreements; and Site visit grants. For more information, visit

RTA monthly pass rates increase

Beginning in September, the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) will increase its monthly pass rates. Monthly bus/rapid passes will be $95 (previously $85), while monthly Park-N-Ride passes will be $105 (previously $95). Passes

Get tips on Chinese character pronunciation at Global Talk workshop Aug. 25

The Global Talk series will begin this semester Thursday, Aug. 25, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Nord Hall, Room 356 with the “Say My Name” workshop. This workshop is designed to provide faculty and

Register now for workshops through the Professional Development Center

The Office of Human Resources recently launched the Professional Development Center to provide high-quality learning opportunities for university employees. The center offers two series: the Management Development Series and the Personal and Professional Impact Series. The

Use online training tool to accomplish your wellness goals

Benefits-eligible faculty and staff can use SelfHelpWorks, an online training tool, to help them accomplish their wellness goals. The tool offers programs for: Weight loss, Smoking cessation, Stress and resilience, Diabetes care, Drinking control and Starting a walking program.  These self-paced programs

CWRU Take Two program ends for the summer; regular Friday hours resume tomorrow

With the first week of August comes a return to regular Friday hours for staff at Case Western Reserve. The CWRU Take Two program allowed staff to leave at 3 p.m. in Fridays throughout June

University Compliance Program to conduct online training program for all faculty and staff

Person typing on laptop with notebook open on the table

It’s time for round two of online compliance training at Case Western Reserve. But the good news is that the 2016 version is more concise and customized than the inaugural outing—and also includes new information

Get information about Social Security and Medicare benefits at Aug. 9 sessions

Case Western Reserve University, the Social Security Administration and the Ohio Department of Insurance are teaming up to help faculty and staff understand their options for Social Security and Medicare. All CWRU employees are