Celebrated educator, chemical engineer Donald Feke awarded Distinguished University Professorship

Donald Feke

Donald Feke (CIT ’76, GRS ’77, chemical engineering) is a triple threat at Case Western Reserve University: an award-winning educator, a patent-producing researcher and an accomplished administrator. His favorite aspect of his multifaceted role—and the

Engineering’s Ica Manas-Zloczower honored with Distinguished University Professorship distinction

Ica Manas-Zloczower

Ica Manas-Zloczower has spent her entire professional teaching career at Case Western Reserve University. In her 30 years on campus, she’s become known as a prolific researcher in macromolecular science and engineering, a committed

Colon cancer researcher Sanford Markowitz receives Distinguished University Professorship

Sanford Markowitz

Groundbreaking medical research offers Sanford Markowitz the best of two worlds. He thrives on solving tough scientific puzzles that come with medical research in a top-flight academic center. He also finds immense gratification that

Fourth-year student wins essay contest on diabetes, oral health

Laura Martin, a rising fourth-year student in the School of Dental Medicine, won an essay contest for her ability to write about oral health in a way that the layperson can understand. In her essay,

Doctoral candidate receives award for research in bone fracture resistance


Mustafa Unal, a doctoral candidate in the lab of Ozan Akkus, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, has been selected as a Baxter Young Investigator for his research, titled “Assessment of Bone Quality by

School of Medicine student selected to participate in Minority Medical Student Award Program

Tolulope Rosanwo

Tolulope Rosanwo, a student in the School of Medicine, recently was selected to participate in the 2015 Minority Medical Student Award Program (MMSAP). The program is meant to increase interest among minority students in hematology. Over the

Doctoral candidate awarded grant from Zeta Tau Alpha Foundation

Janet Gbur

Janet Gbur, doctoral candidate in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, has been awarded the Ruby Leigh Orgain Founders Grant in the amount of $9,000 from the Zeta Tau Alpha Foundation. Nine grants are

School of Medicine’s Robert Bucklew receives 2014-2015 Joan Harris Staff Development Award

The School of Medicine awarded Robert Bucklew, outreach coordinator for the Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (CTU), with the 2014-2015 Joan Harris Staff Development Award. The School of Medicine annually awards

5 questions with… mechanical coordinator, National Senior Games competitor Sam Arlia

Sam Arlia and his wife, Lisa

Just a month after earning sixth place in the 2013 National Senior Games archery competition in Cleveland, Sam Arlia was in a motorcycle accident that left him with extensive injuries to his left hand

OZY Genius Award winners pursue secrets of superconductors, hoping to revolutionize electronics

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Two years ago, as Case Western Reserve University Professor Harsh Mathur finished his lecture on superconductivity to his introductory physics class, he suggested that maybe one of the students in the audience would solve