CWRU offers West Side Lifelong Learning Senior Scholars course on medieval pilgrimages

Elizabeth Todd

A well-received response to last year’s offering of a West Side Senior Scholars course prompted Case Western Reserve University’s Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program to return this fall with a new course,

Case Western Reserve University to provide two additional days off this winter

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President Barbara R. Snyder announced today that the university will provide staff two additional paid days off this winter—specifically, Friday, Dec. 26 and Friday, Jan. 2. In addition, she said, Case Western Reserve leaders are

New book by Weatherhead School of Management researchers sets course for economic revival

Chris Laszlo

America is on course to be surpassed economically by China and India. With a disengaged workforce and a shrinking middle class, the quality of life for the masses, long held as the American Dream,

Case Western Reserve University hosts The Baton Pass with Seidman Cancer Center, Cleveland Clinic

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Siemens will donate up to $1 million to Stand Up To Cancer to support accelerated cancer research Earlier this week, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center and Cleveland Clinic joined a national

University sets all-time record for gifts, pledges for 2013-2014 fiscal year

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Case Western Reserve announced today that its generous donors allowed the university to set another all-time record for gifts and pledges for the fiscal year ended June 30. Alumni and friends committed a total

Class of 2018 tweaks traditional CWRU welcome with ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


In a day rich with tradition, the undergraduate Class of 2018 decided to do something entirely new. First, of course, class members did all the classic annual events: they attended the formal welcome for first-year,

Staff invited to share comments, suggestions through new survey


Case Western Reserve University has surveyed faculty regularly since at least 2004. Today, staff members get their say. Last year the university’s strategic plan committed to take steps to increase staff engagement. One of the

Protective hinge process enables insulin to bind to cells

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Case Western Reserve scientist helps lead study that will enhance insulin products and improve blood sugar control Since its landmark discovery in 1922, insulin has improved the health and extended the lives of more than

5 Questions… with celebrated pediatric oncologist Peter de Blank

In June, Peter de Blank, assistant professor in pediatric oncology and hematology, added a new accolade to his collection—the inaugural Francis S. Collins Award to research neurofibromatosis (NF). He was one of the first two

Case Western Reserve to celebrate opening of Tinkham Veale University Center with reception, tours, OK GO concert on Aug. 24


Case Western Reserve will celebrate the opening of the Tinkham Veale University Center, a striking steel-and-glass structure in the heart of campus, on Sunday, Aug. 24, the evening before the start of the 2014-2015