5 questions with… retiring Faculty Conciliation and Mediation Program Counselor Wallace ”Wally” Gingerich

Gingerich

In 2010, Wallace “Wally” Gingerich retired as a professor of social work at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences. Although “retired,” Gingerich didn’t stop serving Case Western Reserve University.

5 questions with…ultramarathon runner, faculty member Jim Van Orman

Jim Van Orman

Last weekend marked the 38th annual Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon—a grueling 26.2-mile race throughout the city. The traditional marathon is a daunting task for most, but most are not like ultramarathon runner Jim Van

5 questions with…top black women’s history scholar Rhonda Y. Williams

Williams

As an undergraduate at University of Maryland, College Park, Rhonda Y. Williams’ first black women’s history class was taught by prominent scholar Sharon Harley. A few years later, when applying for graduate history programs,

5 questions with…chemistry PhD candidate, GSS representative Shu Situ

Shu Situ

Today marks the end of Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week at Case Western Reserve University—a week filled with activities and events, many of which third-year chemistry PhD candidate Shu Situ helped organize. As co-chair

5 questions with… professor of astronomy, astrophysicist Stacy McGaugh

Stacy McGaugh joined the faculty at Case Western Reserve University in 2012—a career move that was a long time coming for him and his family. For the previous 14 years, McGaugh commuted on a

5 questions with…TEDx speaker, biomedical engineer Megan Moynahan

Megan Moynahan’s early interest in biomedical engineering stemmed from an article she read in a science magazine about bionic people and the idea of artificial organs and limbs. As a 14-year-old, she wrote letters to

5 questions with…biomedical engineering faculty member, race car driver Cameron McIntyre

Cameron McIntyre race car

Like anyone else, Cameron McIntyre likes to unwind after a long week in the office or, in his case, the lab. However, his idea of relaxing doesn’t involve the calm of a golf course

5 questions with… first-year student and co-creator of the Fear Experience Max Simon

Max Simon, creator of the Fear Experience

When Max Simon was 13 years old, he and his cousin, 16-year-old Nick Francis, entered a national contest to create a backyard haunted house. Five years later, their business—the Fear Experience—is hailed as one

5 questions with…student leader, Louis Stokes Scholarship recipient Anton Spencer

Anton Spencer and his parents

Junior music and biomedical engineering major Anton Spencer is known around campus as a proven leader. He is president of the Music Undergraduate Student Involvement Committee, principal flute for the Case Western/University Circle Symphonic

5 questions with…Staff Advisory Council’s new chair Barb Juknialis

Barb Juknialis may be new to her position as chair of the Staff Advisory Council (SAC), but she certainly is not unfamiliar with the university. In fact, for nearly 50 years, Case Western Reserve