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Case Daily - August 31, 2009

Each September, Case Western Reserve hosts the Inamori Ethics Prize Lecture and Academic Symposium. This year the international event—"New Challenges for Human Rights in the 21st Century"—begins with the lecture at 12:30 p.m. September 9 in Severance Hall. The symposium follows at 3 p.m. in the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Case Daily - August 28, 2009

September is National Campus Safety Month, Campus Fire Safety Month and Disaster Preparedness Month. Case Western Reserve University will mark all three campaigns by observing the inaugural Safety Awareness Month.

Case Daily - August 27, 2009

Humans across time have contemplated their role in nature. The Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities will contribute to these thoughts with its yearlong program theme of "Culture of Green: Nature and the Environment."

Case Daily - August 26, 2009

Students, faculty and staff are invited to come out to serve neighbors and organizations during the seventh annual Case for Community Day. The day of service is on Friday, September 25. Registration is now open.

Case Daily - August 25, 2009

There are 982 first-year students in the Class of 2013 at Case Western Reserve University. The class counts as its members top athletes, artists, academic competition winners, volunteers and leaders.

Case Daily - August 24, 2009

As a new semester gets underway and concerns about H1N1 (formerly called swine flu) virus increase around the country, Case Western Reserve University is taking a proactive and vigilant approach to protect the health and safety of students, faculty and staff to limit transmission of the virus on campus.

Case Daily - August 21, 2009

Faculty, staff, and students can share in the benefits of volunteering when they give back to the Cleveland community during the all-campus service day called Case for Community Day on Friday, September 25.

Case Daily - August 20, 2009

Case Western Reserve University remains the only Ohio institution among the nation's top 50 national universities as ranked by U.S. News & World Report.

Case Daily - August 19, 2009

More than 125 senior-level promotions and awards of tenure, appointments to emeritus status and senior-level appointments to the faculty were approved during the 2008–2009 academic year.

Case Daily - August 18, 2009

Sonia Minnes, an assistant professor from the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences and now the lead researcher in phase four of a long-term study of cocaine exposed children, has received a five-year, nearly $5 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

Case Daily - August 17, 2009

Participants in the annual National Flight Nurse Academy Summer Camp, sponsored by the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, triaged the 75 volunteers who acted out various injuries at the disaster scene. Firefighters from the Auburn Fire Department also took part in the drill.

Case Daily - August 10, 2009

Case for Community Day Group Projects Encourages Camaraderie Amanda Nicol was new to the College of Arts and Sciences...

Case Daily - August 07, 2009

In his first university appearance in Ohio, the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling book, Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson, will speak about his philanthropic work: Bringing peace to a region by building schools and educating children in rural Pakistan and Afghanistan. He will appear at Case Western Reserve University August 26.

Case Daily - August 06, 2009

Case Western Reserve University invites nominations for honorary degrees.

Case Daily - August 05, 2009

Infants who excel at processing new information at 6- and 12-months-old, typically excel in intelligence and academic achievements as young adults in their 20's, according to a study directed by Case Western Reserve University Psychologist Joseph Fagan. His research is being recognized by Mensa.

Case Daily - August 04, 2009

When patients started lining up at 1 a.m. in the morning to seek dental care at a Mission of Mercy free clinic in Parkersburg, W.Va., this past weekend, Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine students and faculty had an eye-opening experience about the dental needs of people living in the Ohio River Valley.

Case Daily - August 03, 2009

Case Western Reserve University ranks in the Top 10 of Midwestern colleges in terms of salary potential after graduation.