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

5 questions with…Weatherhead School’s new assistant dean Roderick Ingram

Roderick Ingram is no stranger to hard work and perseverance. A native Clevelander, Ingram grew up on the western edge of the Hough neighborhood, in a public housing complex at the corner of East 55th

5 questions with…senior pre-med student and globetrotter Karen Kruzer

Karen Kruzer

Rising senior Karen Kruzer is trying something different this summer: staying in Cleveland. The pre-med, medical anthropology major is interning at MetroHealth Medical Center on a research study related to kidney failure in premature

5 questions with…engineering and economics major, Hole Patch co-founder Mayank Saksena

Mayank Saksena

Last year, a group of Case Western Reserve University students made headlines with Hole Patch, their innovative approach to fixing potholes using a bag filled with a secret recipe of non-Newtonian fluid. As a