5 questions with…Case Engineering Council president Adithy Nagarajan

Adithy Nagarajan

Ever since she was young, Adithy Nagarajan has had a mind geared toward engineering. Growing up in New Berlin, Wis., she loved visiting interactive science museums. She could always be found at the exhibits that

$1.55 million Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant to support new humanities collaboration with Cuyahoga Community College

CWRU students in a lecture

For the second time in just over two years, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has supported a Case Western Reserve University collaboration in the humanities—in this instance, with Cuyahoga Community College. The four-year, $1.55 million

CWRU launches five all-online engineering master’s degrees

CWRU student working on computer

Offerings in biomedical, mechanical, civil, systems and control engineering, and engineering leadership bring industry-recognized degrees to more students Case Western Reserve University announced the release of five engineering master’s degree programs entirely online, allowing students

The Higley Fund of the Cleveland Foundation makes historic commitment toward renovation of Mandel School

Higley Fund's Bruce and Sharon Higley with Mandel School Dean Cleve Gilmore

Gift creates the Albert and Beverly Higley Research Commons, encouraging collaboration in teaching, learning, scholarship and research A $1 million commitment from The Higley Fund of the Cleveland Foundation—the largest single contribution from the fund

Buildings with ”rocking” technology would be more earthquake-resilient, finds CWRU civil engineer


Buildings that rock during an earthquake and return to plumb would withstand seismic shaking better than structural designs commonly used in vulnerable zones of California and elsewhere, a Case Western Reserve University researcher has

Student Affairs launching Bias Reporting System to address discrimination concerns

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As part of university-wide efforts to enhance campus climate regarding diversity, the Division of Student Affairs is launching a program to make it easier for students to know where and how to report incidents

Bone-loss score may tip off doctors to gum disease in postmenopausal women

Postmenopausal women susceptible to bone fractures may also be a higher risk for gum disease, according to researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine and Case/Cleveland Clinic Postmenopausal Health Collaboration (CCCPOHC). Researchers

CWRU to take part in survey of sexual assault climate on college campuses


This spring, students at Case Western Reserve will have the opportunity to participate in a sexual assault climate survey being administered at more than two dozen of the country’s top universities. Developed by a

CWRU astronomers find new details in first known spiral galaxy

Aaron Watkins' Spiral Galaxy

Case Western Reserve University astronomers peered deep into space to discover new features of a galaxy that’s been sketched and photographed for 170 years. The researchers were able to see faint plumes extending from the

Triple alum Larry J. Hornbeck presented 2014 Academy Award of Merit

Larry Hornbeck accepting his Oscar

You won’t see Larry J. Hornbeck walking the red carpet with the likes of Bradley Cooper and Meryl Streep before the Academy Awards on Sunday. You won’t hear his name called to accept the