Celebrate leadership, mentorship at WISER Awards Banquet Dinner


The Lubrizol Foundation and the Flora Stone Mather Center for Women will present the Women in Science and Engineering Roundtable (WISER) Awards Banquet Dinner Thursday, April 17, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Hovorka Atrium. The event

ACES+ announces 2014 Advance Opportunity Award winners

ACES+, the continuation of the Academic Careers in Engineering & Sciences program, announced the recipients of the 2014 ADVANCE Opportunity Awards. Ten proposals representing academic disciplines ranging from psychological sciences to biology to anthropology

Reminder: Nominate faculty or staff members for Jackson/Wittke Awards


Nominations are being accepted for the J. Bruce Jackson Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring and the Carl F. Wittke Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. The Jackson award is given to faculty or staff

Nominate an outstanding faculty member by Feb. 17 for John S. Diekhoff Award

The deadline to nominate a faculty member for the John S. Diekhoff Award is Feb. 17. This award recognizes individuals who have been outstanding in teaching or mentoring graduate students. All faculty members who teach

Students honored at 2013 Intersections: SOURCE Symposium

At the Dec. 6 Intersections: SOURCE Symposium and Poster Session, a number of students were honored for their oral and poster presentations. Those awarded were: Engineering Poster Competition (Tie) 1st: Khalid Al-Dhubaib, “Towards a Method for Forecasting

Nursing’s Amy Zhang receives Distinguished Researcher Award

Amy Y. Zhang, associate professor in the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, received the Distinguished Researcher Award from the Pain and Symptom Management Research Section of Midwest Nursing Research Society. Zhang’s research interests include

Faculty members Umut Gurkan, Glenn Wera earn innovation award

Glenn Wera

Umut Gurkan, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, and Glenn Wera, assistant professor of orthopedics at the School of Medicine, received the first Advanced Platform Technology (APT) Center Steven Garverick Innovation Incentive award

Juniper Residential College’s Walk in My Shoes event named best diversity program nationally

Walk in My Shoes–HIV/AIDS Awareness, an event hosted by Juniper Residential College, gained regional and national recognition as an outstanding diversity program in the National Residence Hall Honorary’s “Of the Month” awards. The event, held

CWRU spinoff receives $400,000 NIH award, earns perfect score on research proposal

Researchers at Affinity Therapeutics, a Case Western Reserve University spinoff whose technology allows the release of drug therapy to be customized and better controlled, recently received another round of federal funding, through the National

Music Chair David Ake’s album makes three Best-of-2013 lists

Bridges, an album released earlier this year by David Ake, chair of the Department of Music, made three Best-of-2013 lists. The lists were on Burning Ambulance: A Journal of Arts and Culture, All About Jazz,