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Case Daily - December 28, 2007

Case Western Reserve Alumnus Uses Poetry, Prose to Express Love for City of Cleveland If Cleveland officials need a...

Case Daily - December 27, 2007

The pages to read on how Ohio became a pivotal state in national politics over the past decade are found in "Ohio Politics," edited by Case Western Reserve University political scientist Alexander P. Lamis. The book is the only comprehensive study of the state's post-World War II political development.

Case Daily - December 26, 2007

More than 500 people submitted their thoughts, dreams and inspirations to conceptual artist Carl Pope's "The Mind of Cleveland" project. These submissions will become part of a poster-mural artwork for the university's Humanities Week on "Cityscapes" in March 2008.

Case Daily - December 21, 2007

NASA has selected Case Western Reserve University geophysicist Steven A. Hauck II as one of 23 "participating scientists" to join a team collecting and analyzing data from the MESSENGER mission to Mercury.

Case Daily - December 20, 2007

Case Western Reserve University led Ohio universities, hospitals and research institutes by collecting $30.2 million in licensing revenues over the last three years, according to the recently released U.S. Licensing Survey for fiscal year 2006 by the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM). The university also led the Ohio field last year. The 2006 results are the latest statistics available from AUTM.

Case Daily - December 19, 2007

Researchers at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine's Center for Global Health & Diseases have published novel findings indicating new antibodies inhibit infection by the Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax) malaria parasite.

Case Daily - December 18, 2007

Case Western Reserve University's new Great Lakes Institute for Energy Innovation received a large boost on Tuesday, December 18, with the awarding of a $3.6 million grant from The Cleveland Foundation.

Case Daily - December 17, 2007

In a letter to the campus community, President Barbara R. Snyder celebrates fall semester achievements and looks ahead to the new Strategic Plan in 2008.

Case Daily - December 14, 2007

The National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center based at Case Western Reserve University's School of Medicine has received renewed grants amounting to up to more than $27.5 million over the next five years to fund the continual efforts of the center, where any suspected case of prion disease -- such as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) -- is reported, characterized and tested, as well as prion research.

Case Daily - December 13, 2007

The 15 students enrolled in a pilot course at Case Western Reserve University's Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences are taking to the streets like ace reporters to capture stories from the world of social work.

Case Daily - December 12, 2007

Darin Croft of Case Western Reserve University, John Flynn of the American Museum of Natural History and Andre R. Wyss from the University of California Santa Barbara report the discovery of fossils of an 18-million-year-old armored mammal describe their find in the featured article for the "Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology."

Case Daily - December 11, 2007

Case Western Reserve University and the Holden Arboretum have entered a three-year renewable affiliation to create a highly competitive national and international graduate research program in plant sciences and ecology.

Case Daily - December 10, 2007

Employees of Case Western Reserve University and some of its University Circle neighbors may not be in new homes for the holidays, but they could be in new homes in the next years thanks to a grant from the Cleveland Foundation to revitalize and expand what started as the university's homebuyer assistance program.

Case Daily - December 07, 2007

In researching diseases such as cancer and multiple sclerosis, immunologists mostly have had to observe static immune cells in laboratories -- until now. Alex Huang, a pediatric oncologist with the Department of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, is using advanced laser technology and computer software to capture 3-D, high definition movies of cell interaction in real life -- and in real time.

Case Daily - December 06, 2007

Case Western Reserve University today announced new support for a financial aid study designed to examine the effectiveness of a college access program for low-income students. A $1.2 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will help support the research of Eric P. Bettinger, associate professor of economics at the Weatherhead School of Management.

Case Daily - December 05, 2007

Turning Technologies, Inc., a Youngstown-based interactive response systems developer, tops the 2007 Weatherhead 100, the annual list of the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio.

Case Daily - December 04, 2007

The estate of Gertrude Donnelly Hess, one of two women to graduate from the Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 1934, has bequeathed approximately $5.7 million to the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, the largest bequest by a single donor in the university's long history.

Case Daily - December 03, 2007

Based on a decade of discovery and success in the field of inflammation and vascular injury, the research work of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Professor Daniel Simon has been rewarded with a prestigious grant from the National Institutes of Health's National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.