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February 11, 2011

$3M AIDS Grant Awarded to CWRU School of Medicine and Cleveland Clinic

$3M AIDS Grant Awarded to CWRU School of Medicine and Cleveland Clinic

December 09, 2010

Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing Announces New Professorship

Ruth Anderson

Emerita professor and former administrator Ruth Anderson, PhD, has made a commitment to endow a faculty chair at the Case Western Reserve University Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing.

November 10, 2010

New Professor in Ethics Takes Beamer-Schneider Chair

Case Western Reserve University has welcomed Jeremy Bendik-Keymer to the College of Arts and Sciences as the newly appointed Elmer G. Beamer - Hubert H. Schneider Professor in Ethics.

October 11, 2010

Kent H. Smith Charitable Trust Commits $10.5 Million to Case Western Reserve University

The Kent H. Smith Charitable Trust has announced a $10.5 million gift to Case Western Reserve University to support the university center project.

October 04, 2010

Case Western Reserve Law Alumnus Honors Faculty Mentor with $1.5 Million Gift

The Coleman P. Burke Chair in honor of Professor Leon Gabinet, in the legal areas of tax, trusts and estates, celebrates the teaching career of Gabinet, a member of the faculty since 1968.

June 24, 2010

Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation Grant to Enhance Physician and Nursing Education with Student-Run Free Clinic and More at CWRU

Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation has made a $640,000 grant to support the Interprofessional Learning Exchange and Development Program (I-LEAD) at Case Western Reserve University

June 16, 2010

Trustee James C. Wyant, as former student athlete, fulfills wish to give back to campus that gave him lasting lessons

Optical science pioneer and Case Western Reserve University Trustee James C. Wyant, PhD, has made a $4 million commitment to name a new field house on campus.

Trustee James C. Wyant, as former student athlete, fulfills wish to give back to campus that gave him lasting lessons

Optical science pioneer and Case Western Reserve University Trustee James C. Wyant, PhD, has made a $4 million commitment to name a new field house on campus.

June 01, 2010

New Cornell Endowed Professorship in Pediatric Dentistry Will Be First Chair for Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine

Case Western Reserve University alumnus R. William Cornell, Jr., DDS has made a $1.5 million commitment to endow the first named professorship at the Case Western Reserve School of Dental Medicine.

April 08, 2010

Flora Stone Mather Alumnae Association, University Community Celebrates Grand Opening of Mather Park

University celebrates grand opening of Mather Park, made possible by the generosity of Flora Stone Mather Alumnae

New Lab Will Encourage Students to Tinker

Case Western Reserve University has received a $1 million gift from Barry A. Romich (CIT '67) to name the Prentke/Romich Laboratory at the Case School of Engineering.

March 22, 2010

Case Western Reserve University and
The Temple – Tifereth Israel Announce
Historic Partnership

Case Western Reserve University and The Temple – Tifereth Israel have announced an historic partnership with a lead donation of $12 million from the Maltz Family Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation of Cleveland.

March 12, 2010

University Trustee and family celebrate father's influential role in industry

Case Western Reserve Distinguished Lecture Named in Honor
of Business and Community Leader F. Joseph Callahan Jr

February 25, 2010

The Joan C. Edwards Charitable Foundation Makes Multimillion-Dollar, Multi-Year Commitment to Case Western Reserve University

The Joan C. Edwards Charitable Foundation will make an initial investment of $10 million to $12 million over 10 years to establish an endowment for full-tuition scholarships for Cleveland public school students to earn bachelor and medical degrees at Case Western Reserve.

February 22, 2010

Five Trustees Pledge More Than $6 Million
to Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University Chairman Charles "Bud" Koch has announced more than $6 million in new leadership gifts from five trustees.

October 13, 2009

Case Western Reserve University Receives $20.5 Million From Alumnus Donald Goodman and His Wife Ruth Weber Goodman

Case Western Reserve University has received a $20.5 million gift from Donald Goodman, DDS (DEN '45) and Ruth Weber Goodman.

September 02, 2009

Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities Awarded Several Grants to Enhance Programs

The Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities at the Case Western Reserve University College of Arts and Sciences has been awarded a number of grants to enhance its programs.

July 27, 2009

Alumni and Friends Increase Support for Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University's alumni and friends continue to provide generous support for research and scholarship even amid challenging economic times.

June 10, 2009

Case Western Reserve University Receives $5 Million from Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Charles "Bud" Koch

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.

May 29, 2009

Figgie Foundation Gives $1.5 Million to Create Orthopaedics Chair at Case Western Reserve School of Medicine

The Figgie Foundation has made a $1.5 million gift to endow the Harry E. Figgie III, M.D. Professorship in Orthopaedics at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

May 22, 2009

New School of Medicine Chair Memorializes Founder of Department of Family Medicine

The Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine has received a combined commitment of $1.75 million to create the Jack H. Medalie Chair in Home-Centered Health Care.

May 20, 2009

School of Medicine Receives Nearly $1 Million Grant to Study Recovery Mechanisms in Teens Facing Addiction

The John Templeton Foundation has awarded Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine a $942,307 grant to support the work of Maria E. Pagano, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry.

May 08, 2009

$1.5 Million Cleveland Foundation Grant Continues to Build Proteomics Infrastructure at Case Western Reserve University

The Cleveland Foundation has made a $1.5 million grant to the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine to support second-phase funding for the Center for Proteomics and Bioinformatics.

May 05, 2009

Momentum: Case Western Reserve University Announces Nearly $9 Million in New Gifts

Case Western Reserve University has received $8.75 million in new gifts from prominent local and national philanthropists.

May 04, 2009

$1.5 Million Gift to Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals Accelerates Medical Discoveries in Cardiac Patient Care through Translational Research

The Robert S. and Sylvia K. Reitman Family Foundation, a supporting foundation of the Jewish Community Federation of Cleveland, has made a $1.5 million commitment to Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals.

February 19, 2009

Wolf Family Scholarship Fosters Next Generation of Leaders

The Milton A. and Roslyn Z. Wolf Scholarship recruits students who exemplify the leadership qualities of the two accomplished alumni it memorializes.

February 04, 2009

Local Couple Donates $7.5 Million to Weatherhead School of Management

Case Western Reserve University has recieved a $7.5 million commitment from Fairmount Minerals President and CEO, Charles D. Fowler '90 and his wife, Charlotte, to support Sustainable Enterprise initiatives at the Weatherhead School of Management.

February 03, 2009

Case Western Reserve University's Baker-Nord Center Awarded Major National Endowment for the Humanities Grant

The Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities has been awarded a $650,000 NEH Challenge Grant

January 22, 2009

Weatherhead Foundations Make $2 Million Commitment to Support Management and Medicine at Case Western Reserve

The Weatherhead Foundation and the Albert J. Weatherhead III Foundation have donated $2 million to the university to further fund respective endowments at the Weatherhead School of Management and the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

October 21, 2008

They're Back: IRA Rollovers Offer a Great Way to Give

Renewed legislation allows individuals aged 70-1/2 or older to make outright gifts from individual retirement accounts without tax complications.

October 20, 2008

Anonymous gift of $2 million advances translational research at Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University has received an anonymous $2 million gift to endow the program directorship of the Coulter-Case Translational Research Partnership (CCTRP) in the department of biomedical engineering at Case Western Reserve University.

October 08, 2008

Flora Stone Mather Alumnae Association makes $5 million commitment to Case Western Reserve University

Flora Stone Mather Alumnae Association Makes $5 Million Gift

October 04, 2008

Frank and Jocelyne Linsalata Donate $3 Million to Case Western Reserve University

Frank N. Linsalata, the outgoing chair of the Case Western Reserve University Board of Trustees, and his wife, Jocelyne are donating $3 million to his alma mater, earmarking the funding to specifically enrich the undergraduate student experience on campus.

August 26, 2008

Dentist Plans His Future, Helps the Dental School

Philip Dixon (DEN '83) and his wife, Carolyn, have incorporated the School of Dental in their retirement plans by making a deferred payment charitable gift annuity.

August 15, 2008

New Endowment Opens Doors for Political Science Undergrads

Political Science Department is now able to offer summer internship support--thanks to the gift of Liz Hill '97

August 12, 2008

Friend of Case Western Reserve seeds Energy Institute's STEM effort

Mark Gelfand makes a leadership gift to create the Engineering Technology Education Fund.

New Graduate Fellowship to Support Energy Institute

The Case School of Engineering at Case Western Reserve University has received a $250,000 gift from Dr. Walter J. Culver (CIT ‘62/’64) to endow the Walt and Sylvia Culver Engineering Fellowship for Sustainable Infrastructure.

April 22, 2008

Sudeck's legacy lives on in naming of outdoor track

James Wyant(CIT '65) has named the track at Case Western Reserve University's Case Field in memory legendary coach, mentor and friend Bill Sudeck.

April 14, 2008

Will commitment to endow chemistry professorship at Case Western Reserve University

Gilles Klopman, the Charles F. Mabery Professor Emeritus of Research in Chemistry at Case Western Reserve University and president and CEO of Beachwood, Ohio-based MultiCASE, Inc., has made seven-figure will commitment to the chemistry department in Case Western Reserve's College of Arts and Sciences.

April 11, 2008

Estate Gift Will Be Part of Class of '58 Fiftieth Reunion Class Gift

Sanford R. Weiss, M.D. (ADL ’55, MED ’58) has given a $1.9 million charitable remainder annuity trust to the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine to support scholarships and commemorate his 50th reunion.

March 17, 2008

Flora Stone Mather Alumnae Association Announces Challenge Campaign Leadership

President Barbara Snyder helps celebrate the announcement of the volunteer leadership of the $1 million challenge campaign initiated by the Flora Stone Mather Alumnae Association last May.

March 11, 2008

Local leader supports new business planning competition at Case's Weatherhead School of Management to help spur economic growth in northeast Ohio

Local business leader B. Charles Ames has made a $1 million commitment to implement the B. Charles Ames Business Plan Competition and the B. Charles Ames Distinguished Speaker Series in Corporate Governance and Creating Shareholder Value.

First professorship in energy innovation at Case Western Reserve University endowed by Maltz Family Foundation

The Maltz Family Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation of Cleveland provides $2 million grant for professorship; builds on startup funds from Cleveland Foundation

February 13, 2008

Alumnus makes final "cheer" for Case with $1.1 million bequest

John Oshchypok made a final cheer for his alma mater when he made a bequest of $1.1 million gift to advance energy-related research in the chemistry department.

December 04, 2007

Late Western Reserve University alumna bequeaths $5.7 million to Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

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 School of Medicine's history.

November 23, 2007

Saint Luke’s Foundation Makes A Lasting Investment In School, City Youth

School of Dental Medicine reflects on the Saint Luke’s Foundation's $3.2 million giving history to Healthy Smiles Sealant Program.

Dental School Alumnus Makes Will Commitment for Scholarships

Jim Goodwill ’71, an oral surgeon at Christiana Care Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware, has made a generous gift to the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine in the form of a will commitment.

November 05, 2007

Class of 1942 alumna gives $1 million to School of Medicine to honor Rocco L. Motto, M.D.

Vee Motto has donated $1 million to the School of Medicine to help establish the Rocco L. Motto, M.D. Professorship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. The gift was announced during a private reception over Alumni Weekend.

October 16, 2007

David Cooperrider appointed first Fairmount Minerals Chair in Social Entrepreneurship

Case Western Reserve University Professor David Cooperrider will become the first Fairmount Minerals Chair in Social Entrepreneurship, with a task of teaching and promoting the ideals of sustainability that are employed in the real life work of its benefactor, Fairmount Minerals, Ltd.

September 24, 2007

$1.6 million gift fuels groundbreaking research in arthritis, transforms undergraduate labs

Inspired by Case Western Reserve University biology professor Arnold Caplan, Case Western Reserve alumnus L. David Baldwin (B.S. '49, physics) has donated $1.6 million to the College of Arts and Sciences.

September 23, 2007

Case Western Reserve University Astronomy Alumnus Funds Seyfert Prize Fellowship

Case Western Reserve University Astronomy alumnus Dr. Anthony J. Wasilewski has established the Department of Astronomy's new Carl K. Seyfert Prize Fellowship for Undergraduate Research.

July 20, 2007

A Team Effort: University Farm Endowment is Seeded

Team of faculty, administrators, and alumni have worked to establish a new endowment fund to keep the 389-acre Squire Valleevue and Valley Ridge Farms thriving for research, education and recreational uses for many years to come.

July 03, 2007

Case/Cleveland Play House Acting Program to use Cleveland Foundation as home for new endowment fund

Case Western Reserve and the Cleveland Play House have launched a $10-million fundraising campaign to sustain the Case/Cleveland Play House M.F.A. Acting Program.

June 07, 2007

Case Western Reserve University to establish its first endowed chair named for an African American

May L. Wykle, dean of the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, honored with chair, one of the first named for an African American woman in nursing at major research university.

May 15, 2007

Flora Stone Mather Alumnae Board Celebrates Women with $1 Million Challenge Grant

The Flora Stone Mather Alumnae Board announced that the alumnae board is offering a $1 million challenge grant in support of the Flora Stone Mather Center for Women.

April 25, 2007

Lewandowski's legacy lives on in new Case ballpark

Nobby's Ballpark allows 1964 MBA alumnus to cross another item off lifelong list of goals.

April 23, 2007

Setting the Stage for the Acting Program's Future

Walter (ADL '55) and Jean (FSM '55, LAW '81) Kalberer have provided a leadership gift of $1 million to support the MFA acting program at Case Western Reserve University's College of Arts and Sciences.

February 06, 2007

Late couple's love story leads to $2.3 million donation for endowed chair at Case's Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing

Husband honors late wife's nursing education and career with creation of the Marvin E. and Ruth Durr Denekas Chair to support excellence in nursing education

December 18, 2006

Emerita professor's $1.5 million gift strengthens parent-child studies for social workers

Grace F. Brody, associate professor emerita from the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (MSASS), has generously given $1.5 million to MSASS to endow and create the new Grace F. Brody Professor of Parent-Child Studies.

December 04, 2006

University trustee establishes $500K endowment at Case school of engineering

A gift from Case Western Reserve University trustee and Cleveland business leader, Joseph P. Keithley, and his wife, Nancy, will help the Case School of Engineering recruit the best and brightest electrical engineering and computer science students from around the world and bring them to Northeast Ohio.

October 06, 2006

Case's Sears Undergraduate Design Laboratory Unveiled to Public November 1

The Case School of Engineering, Northeast Ohio Electronics Cluster and Larry Sears will publicly showcase the new Sears Undergraduate Design Laboratory to a public gathering of Northeast Ohio Electronics industry and academic professionals on November 1, from 6:00-8:30 pm at the Glennan Building on the Case campus.

August 16, 2006

Beyond Study Abroad: New Initiative Promotes International Learning Experiences for Case Students

Under the three-year, $205,000 grant from the McGregor Fund, the College of Arts and Sciences will establish a Worldwide Learning Environment (WLE) program.

Scholarship fund established to provide financial aid for Case Western Reserve University nursing undergraduates

Undergraduate students at Case Western Reserve University's Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing have received a $550,000 financial aid boost from the nation's largest private funder devoted exclusively to nursing students and nursing education.

June 01, 2006

November Research Greenhouse's construction completed

The Debra Ann November Research Greenhouse—a generous gift from Mort and Iris November in memory of Mr. November's daughter Debra Ann (1953-1977)—will expand opportunities for Case Western Reserve University researchers, students and community programs for biology teachers and classes to use the university's Squirevallee Farm on Fairmount Boulevard in Hunting Valley as a place to study nature.

May 26, 2005

Dr. Grace Brody Sustains her Life's Work

When one is passionate about what she does, no obstacle is too great to overcome. When Grace Brody, an emerita...

Walter and Estelle Brahm Share Passion for Libraries

Walter and Estelle Brahm have endowed a fund to support the Kelvin Smith Library--and celebrate their 70-year love of books and each other.

May 26, 2003

Dr. Rogoff Practices Medicine, Philanthropy

The practice of medicine is unique, reflects Robert Rogoff (ADL '39, MED '42). "It gives you the opportunity to help...

Esther McNeil: Guided by Compassion, Practicality, and Generosity

Forget any 1930s movie version of what a 'benefactor' is. Like the many thousands of individuals whose generosity helps to...

The Kohrmans Help with College Expenses

One of the most important gifts that Arthur F. Kohrman, M.D., MED '59 says he has made was a college...

Doctor Avoids Capital Gains Tax, Diversifies Portfolio Through Charitable Remainder Unitrust

As a co-founder of a publicly traded biotechnology company, James C. Kauer, CIT '51, held highly appreciated shares in...

Richard and Ruth Ginter Remember the University that Brought Them Together

They feel they would not have what they have—happy lives, doing what they like without the education they received...