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Case Daily - June 30, 2009

The Center for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine (CSCRM), comprised of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals, and Athersys, Inc., has received $5 million from Ohio's Third Frontier Commission under the Research Commercialization Program. The funding will help support new and innovative stem cell technologies including two commercial, four emerging and three pilot projects. This funding will be matched by each of the projects to create a $10 million grant benefiting stem cell and regenerative medicine in Ohio.

Case Daily - June 29, 2009

Case Western Reserve University Announces Leadership Change in Enrollment New York University has named Vice President of Enrollment Randall...

Case Daily - June 26, 2009

Faculty members are invited to apply to become fall 2009 University Center for Innovation in Teaching and Education Learning Fellows.

Case Daily - June 25, 2009

In recognition of the diverse needs of employees, Case Western Reserve University will offer a floating holiday in lieu of the fixed day off previously known as the spring holiday.

Case Daily - June 24, 2009

High School students interested in law careers are getting a head start as part of the 5th Annual Stephanie Tubbs Jones Summer Legal Academy. The program, hosted by the Case Western Reserve University School of Law, runs through Friday, June 26.

Case Daily - June 23, 2009

Since her first novel, Bombay Time, landed on bookshelves in 2001, Thrity Umrigar has received critical acclaim for her vivid portrayal of the diverse relationships, cultures and lifestyles related to India. Four books and one memoir later, Umrigar will be a recipient of a 2009 Cleveland Arts Prize on Thursday, June 25.

Case Daily - June 22, 2009

Case Daily - Case Western Reserve University Case Western Reserve Hosts High School Boys in Achievement Program On Tuesdays...

Case Daily - June 19, 2009 - June 19, 2009

Case Daily - Case Western Reserve University Case Western Reserve University Hosts Dozens of Budding Artists Dozens of young...

Case Daily - June 18, 2009

Donald Chenelle is a recipient of the President's Award for Distinguished Service. For more than 35 years, he has helped undergraduate students find ways to pay for their education at Case Western Reserve University.

Case Daily - June 17, 2009

Denise Douglas is a recipient of the President's Award for Distinguished Service. She makes it a point to serve as a mentor to young women and students in the campus community.

Case Daily - June 16, 2009

Janice Eatman Williams wants Case Western Reserve University students to not only become familiar with their academic lessons, but also the cultural classroom that surrounds the university. She is a recipient of the President's Award for Distinguished Service.

Case Daily - June 15, 2009

Studying how the mouth wards off diseases will have implications for understanding overall how people stay healthy. The Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine will use a five-year, $9.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health's National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research—the largest grant ever in the dental school's 117-year history—to study oral health as one of the human body's frontline defenses against infections.

Case Daily - June 12, 2009

Case Western Reserve University recently honored more than 100 staff members for their long-term years of service.

Case Daily - June 11, 2009

Richard Baznik, Case Western Reserve University's designated historian, will retire at the end of the month after 41 years on campus.

Case Daily - June 10, 2009

People who suffered from gum disease and also had a severe form of rheumatoid arthritis reduced their arthritic pain, number of swollen joints and the degree of morning stiffness when they cured their dental problems. Researchers from the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine and University Hospitals of Cleveland reported on this new intervention for arthritis in the Journal of Periodontology.

Case Daily - June 09, 2009

After nearly eight years at the helm of Case Western Reserve University's Mandel Center for Nonprofit Organizations, Executive Director Susan Lajoie Eagan has resigned effective June 30. John A. Yankey, the Leonard W. Mayo Professor Emeritus of Family and Child Welfare at the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, has been named part-time interim executive director and will serve through December.

Case Daily - June 08, 2009

Charles "Bud" Koch, chair of Case Western Reserve University Board of Trustees, and his wife, Katie, have made a $5 million commitment to the university. Their gift will support a capital project to enhance the student and campus experience.

Case Daily - June 05, 2009

Nine first- and second-year law students from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law have been selected for the Equal Justice Works Summer Corps program, designed to engage law students and help deliver legal services to communities in need.

Case Daily - June 04, 2009

Case Western Reserve University's Autonomous Lawnmower Team recently won the Sixth Annual ION Robotic Lawnmower Competition.

Case Daily - June 03, 2009

In a nod to the fun and casual days of summer, Case Western Reserve University community members will have an opportunity to eat or purchase their meals, fruits and vegetables in a more festive environment. That's because Summer Barbecues will return starting Wednesday, June 10, and a farmer's market will be up and running beginning Friday, June 5.

Case Daily - June 02, 2009

As an exclusive extension of its benefits discount program, Case Western Reserve University is offering free, digital subscriptions to Crain's Cleveland Business to more than just its employees.

Case Daily - June 01, 2009

As the end of the 2008-09 fiscal year approaches, Case Western Reserve University is launching a faculty and staff campaign to encourage support of the Annual Fund.