State of Ohio awards Case Western Reserve, Cleveland Clinic $1 million grant for educational innovation

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Funding from state capital bill to support technology investments for Joint Health Education Campus, opening summer 2019 The state of Ohio has awarded Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic $1 million from its capital

Celebrate historic Cleveland Cavaliers’ championship with campus watch party

Cleveland Cavaliers banner on the wall of Quicken Loans Arena

Cavs fans don’t have to go downtown today to enjoy the team’s historic championship parade: The Tinkham Veale University Center will be hosting a watch party on the big screen located at the building’s

Sports practice accounts for just 1 percent of the performance differences among elite athletes

Brooke Macnamara

Among elite athletes, practice accounts for a scant 1 percent of the difference in their performances—and starting sports at an early age does not necessarily provide athletes an upper hand—according to new research. “While practice

Staff members receive President’s Award for Distinguished Service, Robin Kramer Volunteer Award

President Barbara R. Snyder recognized four staff members for their exemplary service and commitment to Case Western Reserve University during the university’s annual staff awards brunch on Wednesday. Rachel Begley, Dwayne Bible and Diane Domanovics

CWRU supporters go All [in] for fourth annual Day of Giving

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Case Western Reserve’s supporters set yet another new record in this year’s All [in] Day of Giving—in fact, they crushed the previous mark. Organizers set a goal of 870 gifts—one more than the all-time record

Staff helping staff: University launches “vacation bank” for employees with severe illness

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Nearly everyone has had the thought when a colleague or friend faces serious illness: “I wish there was more I could do.” Starting next month, there is—at least when it comes to coworkers at Case

The William N. Skirball Writers Center Stage Series returns for 13th season

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Authors Don DeLillo, Lawrence Wright and Roxane Gay kick off series’ first half The William N. Skirball Writers Center Stage Series will return for its 13th season in September, with a schedule of seven events

Burning for knowledge: Researchers set to ignite fire in space

International Space Station

Researchers from Case Western Reserve University, NASA John H. Glenn Research Center and around the world will perform the largest fire-safety experiment ever in space when the unmanned Cygnus cargo module backs a safe

CWRU appoints new director of Flora Stone Mather Center for Women

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This summer, Case Western Reserve University will welcome Elena Foulis as the new director of the Flora Stone Mather Center for Women. “We are delighted to have Elena accept our invitation to lead the Flora

Testing of backlogged rape kits yields new insights into rapists and major implications for how sexual assaults should be investigated

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New data challenges conventional wisdom about rape among scholars, advocates, police and prosecutors The testing of nearly 5,000 forgotten and backlogged rape kits in Cuyahoga County has led to investigations, indictments, prosecutions—and, already, more than