CWRU researchers look at sibling relationships and maternal warmth to help abused children

Megan Holmes

Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have begun studying 1,700 children from the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW) database to understand how mothers and siblings can protect abused children who have

Education level, dental habits of low-income parents linked to their children’s oral health

Researchers hope to improve dental health by changing caregiver behavior Studies have long associated low-income areas with poor oral health. But dental researchers at Case Western Reserve University and University of Washington sensed that other

Malaria-detection device developed by CWRU researchers selected for federal Patents for Humanity award

malaria detection device

Only university awarded in national competition While the industrialized world has been free of malaria for 50 years, the disease remains a major humanitarian issue that affects the health and quality of life of impoverished

Get your questions answered about new Friday early release program

cwru sign

Last month, President Barbara R. Snyder announced a Friday early release program for university staff in June and July. In a time of financial constraints that limit available raise amounts, the initiative represents an

Commencement speaker Barry Meyer: Don’t confuse social media ”friendships” with life’s truly meaningful relationships

To illustrate his message to Case Western Reserve University graduates and their friends and families Sunday, commencement speaker Barry Meyer recalled a magazine cartoon that stuck in his memory for years. The strip showed a

Kent H. Smith Charitable Trust, trustees to receive President’s Award for Visionary Achievement

Phil Ranney and Bill LaPlace

A simple yet powerful maxim guides the extraordinary philanthropy of the Kent H. Smith Charitable Trust: helping people and organizations help themselves. That principle emanates from the lives of the Trust’s namesake, Kent Hale Smith

University to award four honorary degrees, approximately 2,000 diplomas during 2015 commencement

CWRU students at commencement

As approximately 2,000 students receive their bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees at 2015 commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 17, four esteemed professionals from fields such as the military, medicine and entertainment also will be

Career path of Hovorka Prize winner Robert C. Elston follows biostatistics rather than farming

Robert Elston

As a young man, Robert C. Elston didn’t have the means to follow his heart’s desire to buy a farm in England, so he pursued a fellowship in the United States instead. That twist

Jackson Award winner Gillian Weiss helps struggling student earn a degree

“Great mentors don’t just belong to people who do great things,” wrote a Case Western Reserve University alum and former student of Gillian Weiss. “They are also there for the people who stumble across

Paul Barnhart receives 2015 J. Bruce Jackson Award for undergraduate mentoring

headshot of Paul Barnhart CWRU

In the corner of his office, Paul Barnhart keeps a 33-year-old photo of himself when he was a Case Western Reserve University undergrad to remind him to think what it was like to be