University Community Offered Opportunities to Participate in Branding Process
The Implementation Committee (IC) of Case Western Reserve University's Branding Task Group is seeking input from the university community as it begins the process of creating a logo design and brand-positioning platform that is reflective of the shared contributions of Case Institute of Technology and Western Reserve University and the university's current brand position.
In the first of what will be three phases of community input, the IC will host an opportunity for faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends of the university to offer ideas online and in campus forums. The online community can go to http://forum.case.edu/read/7/16777. For those able to attend a campus forum, please register for a forum on either Wednesday, March 28, at 5:30 p.m. in the Spartan Room of Thwing Center or Friday, March 30, at 12:30 p.m. in Clapp Hall 108.
The 17th Annual Unity Banquet honoring academic excellence among undergraduate students will be at 7 p.m., Friday, March 30, at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven. Renowned social justice activist Angela Y. Davis, professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will be the keynote speaker. Tickets are available from the Office of Multicultural Affairs, Sears Building, Room 450. Cost is $65 per person and includes dinner and live entertainment. Proceeds support student scholarships. Details online or e-mail email@example.com.
Mona M. Counts of Penn State University will speak on "Rural Culture and the Health Care System" from 7-9 p.m., Monday, March 26, in Ford Auditorium of the Allen Memorial Medical Library. Program is part of the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing's Rozella Schlotfeldt Lecture Series. Free. Read more about Counts.
For Faculty & Staff
The Friday brown-bag discussion of public affairs issues with free hot beverages and cookies takes place from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., March 23, in Crawford Hall Room 9. Topic: "The Courts' Attempts to Evaluate 'Sexual Predators' -- Can we Predict Whether They will Offend Again?" With psychologist Michael Aronoff. More information online.
Carlton Road Hall Council will sponsor "Dirty Dancing: Carlton Road Edition" on Friday, March 23, in the Carlton Commons. Features salsa, swing, line and hip hop dance lessons starting at 7 p.m., followed by a party at 10 p.m. Pizza and drinks provided.
Lenten Fish Fry and Twilight Retreat will take place from 5:30-10 p.m., Friday, March 23, at the Interfaith Center. Event hosted by the Newman Catholic Student Association. All are welcome. Father Howard Gray will lead the retreat and talk about "Religion in Culture."
Friday, March 23 is the deadline to submit an abstract for 2007 Intersections: SOURCE Symposium and Poster Session. Program is open to undergraduate students who have participated in research or creative projects during the past year. Capstone students are urged to present their work at the SOURCE symposium on April 20, even if the work is presented in the academic department.
Case Western Reserve University's Department of Art History is sponsoring its 33rd annual daylong Cleveland Symposium: "Placing Art in Context: The Where of Art History," beginning at 9:30 a.m. March 23 at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Ellen Landau, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Humanities, will give the keynote address at 4 p.m. Additional details online. Questions? Send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Department of Mathematics Colloquium and Seminars will welcome Prof. Peter K. Fritz of Cambridge University, U.K., at 12:30 p.m., Friday, March 23, in Yost Hall, Room 321B. Topic: "A Stochastic Analysis via Rough Paths." Details are online.