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Case Daily - August 29, 2008

During the formal opening of Case Western Reserve University's 2008-2009 academic year-Fall Convocation-author David Quammen explained to a packed Severance Hall the personal traits that led Charles Darwin to his theory of evolution: Caution and honesty.

Case Daily - August 28, 2008

After weeks of bed rest during pregnancy, new mothers need to rebuild muscles and strengthen their stamina. Now a group of women will test new interventions in aiding that recovery during a pilot study at Case Western Reserve University's Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing.

Case Daily - August 27, 2008

Case Western Reserve University Spartans of all ages are needed for the sixth annual Case for Community Day on Friday, September 19. Registration is now open.

Case Daily - August 26, 2008

Case Western Reserve University's Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence is bringing the individual most knowledgeable perhaps about the human genome to campus September 4.

Case Daily - August 25, 2008

Charles Darwin and evolution -- the man and his ideas such as natural selection -- will be highlighted at Case Western Reserve University this coming academic year.

Case Daily - August 22, 2008

Case Western Reserve University has been rated Ohio’s top school among the nation’s premier national universities, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report, for the 13th consecutive year. The rankings were released today.

Case Daily - August 21, 2008

In a letter to the university community, Case Western Reserve President Barbara R. Snyder remembers Congresswoman Stephanie Tubbs Jones as a political pioneer and university friend.

Case Daily - August 20, 2008

Astronomers at Case Western Reserve University are participating in the newest phase of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS), the most ambitious survey of the sky ever undertaken.

Case Daily - August 19, 2008

As Ohio and Michigan fruit and vegetable farms yield this year's harvest, they also will provide data about the eating choices of Latino migrant children for a Case Western Reserve University researcher.

Case Daily - August 18, 2008

New research from the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine demonstrates the importance of brain serotonin for offspring survival.

Case Daily - August 15, 2008

Spouses of husbands and wives with dementia pay an emotional toll as they care for their ailing spouse. This has prompted a call for new interventions and strategies to assist caregivers in coping with the demands of this difficult time, according to a study from Case Western Reserve University's Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences.

Case Daily - August 14, 2008

Case Western Reserve University officially opens each academic year with its Annual Fall Convocation; this year the tradition will double as the launch of the university's 2008-2009 Year of Darwin and Evolution.

Case Daily - August 13, 2008

Three students and one faculty member from Case Western Reserve University are safe after finding themselves in the middle of the armed conflict between Russia and Georgia.

Case Daily - August 12, 2008

After spending eight weeks under the tutelage of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine faculty, 19 high school students who participated in this summer's Scientific Enrichment and Opportunity Program (SEO) recently unveiled their capstone projects.

Case Daily - August 11, 2008

Pete Moore, an associate professor of political science at Case Western Reserve University, left last week for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on a Fulbright lecture and research grant.

Case Daily - August 08, 2008

Today, Case Western Reserve University President Barbara R. Snyder introduced William A. "Bud" Baeslack III as the university's new provost and executive vice president.

Case Daily - August 07, 2008

To coincide with the "Vatican Splendors" exhibit currently on display at the Western Reserve Historical Society, John Grabowski has written a companion book entitled There Are No Strangers at the Feast: Catholicism and Community in Northeastern Ohio.

Case Daily - August 06, 2008

Alumnus William Kerslake wrestled on three U.S. Olympic teams. So he can relate to members of the 2008 U.S. wrestling squad who will begin their quest for Olympic gold this month in Beijing.

Case Daily - August 05, 2008

President Barbara R. Snyder today announced that she has named Amanda Shaffer to serve as Interim Faculty Diversity Officer at Case Western Reserve University.

Case Daily - August 04, 2008

This fall, Jerry Floersch of the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences; Eileen Anderson-Fye, an assistant professor of anthropology; and Jes Sellers, director of the University Counseling Center and adjunct assistant professor of psychology and clinical instructor in the Department of Psychiatry, will begin a two-year, $75,000 Presidential Research Initiative study, "College Student Experience of Mental Health Service Use and Psychiatric Medication."

Case Daily - August 01, 2008

Friend of Case Western Reserve Seeds Energy Institute's STEM Effort Mark Gelfand is not a Case Western Reserve University...

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Although Mark Gelfand is not a Case Western Reserve University alumnus, he wants students to experience the passion in the science, technology, engineering and math fields. He recently made a leadership gift to create the Engineering Technology Education Fund at the Case School of Engineering.