Date posted: November 17th, 2017
Gary Galbraith, professor in the Department of Dance, in collaboration with the Interactive Commons at CWRU, has created a new, first-of-its-kind, media-infused choreographic work incorporating live holographic imagery. Imagined Odyssey, the finale of the department’s fall show, draws on popular myths to lead its characters and audience through a series of surreal spaces and experiences.
Date posted: October 20th, 2017
A successful Homecoming and Reunion Weekend was had by all October 5-8. College events included a State of the College update, a brunch and parade watch, and a tailgate booth and football game cheering section. At our all-class reception and dinner, we honored the college’s 2017 Alumni Award Winners and announced the Reunion Giving Challenge Winners.
Date posted: October 2nd, 2017
Faculty members welcomed members of the class of 2021 at the college’s New Student Orientation Party last month.
Date posted: August 18th, 2017
The College of Arts and Sciences annually recognizes graduates of the college and its predecessor schools (Adelbert College, Cleveland College, Flora Stone Mather College, Western Reserve College, and the math and science programs of the Case Institute of Technology) who have made exceptional contributions to their fields and to the lives of others. The Alumni Awards celebrate recipients’ achievements, honor their legacies of excellence, and encourage and inspire future alumni. The college is pleased to announce the 2017 award winners.
Date posted: July 18th, 2017
Since the Forward Thinking campaign began at CWRU in 2008, your generous support has helped the college raise over $210 million toward our goal of $300 million! This year, along with generous donations to the College Fund, we celebrate the addition of two endowed professorships, two endowed scholarships and 12 endowed gifts supporting research, lectures, academic prizes and department-specific discretionary funds. Thank you for your support!
Date posted: June 20th, 2017
Congratulations to the Case Western Reserve University class of 2017! Commencement ceremonies took place May 21 and featured civil rights icon Fred Gray, LAW ’54, HON ’92, who urged the graduates, including 500+ new alumni from the College of Arts and Sciences, to use their degrees to “do the right thing.”
Date posted: May 10th, 2017
Ron Wilson, the Katharine Bakeless Nason Professor of Theater and director of the CWRU/CPH MFA Acting program, died on April 14 at the age of 70. Wilson served as the chair of the Department of Theater from 2000 to 2015.
Date posted: April 15th, 2017
A major urban landscape project that will connect the northwest side of campus with the Maltz Performing Arts Center is now under construction.
Date posted: March 15th, 2017
The Cleveland Humanities Festival, a collaborative event coordinated by the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities, celebrates the great cultural institutions of Cleveland and Northeast Ohio dedicated to humanistic inquiry. This year’s festival, Immigration, will explore the challenges and opportunities created by the movement of people
Date posted: February 15th, 2017
The College of Arts and Sciences welcomes applications to its new Military Ethics program, the first graduate degree program of its kind. The inaugural cohort begins Fall 2017.
Date posted: January 15th, 2017
Robert Brown, a Distinguished University Professor and Institute Professor in the Department of Physics, collaborated with Brian Grimberg, an assistant professor of international health at the CWRU School of Medicine, to develop a device that could revolutionize how malaria is detected and treated around the world.
Date posted: December 14th, 2016
The Emerging Scholars Program promotes the academic success of students from the Cleveland area who enroll at CWRU.