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Academic English Proficiency Program helps international students

Date posted: August 25th, 2017

The Academic English Proficiency Program is a new program for international students looking to improve their English skills to qualify for admission to graduate programs at Case Western Reserve University.

CWRU launches new pre-med certificate program

Date posted: July 10th, 2017

CWRU has launched PRIME (the Post-baccalaureate Readiness Instruction for bioMedical Education Program), a new program for pre-med students looking to bolster their candidacy for medical school.

Chemical solution to shrinking data storage
Chemical solution to shrinking data storage

CWRU researchers find a chemical solution to shrink digital data storage

Date posted: June 22nd, 2017

From supercomputers to smartphones, the amount of data people generate and collect continues to grow exponentially, and the need to store all that information grows with it.

Warner and Swasey 9.5" refractor
Warner and Swasey 9.5" refractor

Eyes to the Sky

Date posted: June 19th, 2017

Perched atop the roof of the AW Smith building on CWRU’s quad, the 9.5″ Warner and Swasey refractor has been a mainstay of the Department of Astronomy for many years.

Faculty Accomplishments
Faculty Accomplishments

Faculty Accomplishments

Date posted: May 11th, 2017

During the 2016-17 academic year, College of Arts and Sciences faculty members earned honors, won awards and released publications.

Students study military ethics
Students study military ethics

CWRU launches new MA in Military Ethics program

Date posted: March 24th, 2017

Case Western Reserve University welcomes applications to the newly launched Military Ethics program – the first graduate degree program of its kind.

Student Spotlights Program

Date posted: January 20th, 2017

College of Arts and Sciences students are doing exceptional work inside and outside the classroom. In an effort to recognize outstanding students, the college recently launched a Student Spotlights gallery. …Read more.

Physicist Richard Garwin awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

Date posted: December 14th, 2016

Dick Garwin (CIT ’47, HON ’16) was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama.

Thomas J. Knab remembered for bridging divide between art and technology

Date posted: September 30th, 2016

Thomas J. Knab never looked for plaudits; instead, they found him: A Grammy Award-winning audio engineer, and the chief information officer in the College of Arts and Sciences, he earned an international reputation for his ear for music and his mind for technology.

Republican National Convention provides first-hand journalism experience

Date posted: July 25th, 2016

Seven CWRU English and political science students had a unique opportunity to cover the Republican National Convention as fully credentialed journalists.

College Update: Republican National Convention – Campus Operations

Date posted: July 13th, 2016

As the university prepares for reduced operations during the Republican National Convention to be held in Cleveland July 18–21, College of Arts and Sciences Dean Cyrus Taylor provides an update for college faculty and staff.

$1 million gift to the Center for Popular Music Studies

Date posted: June 6th, 2016

James “Great Neck” Richman, Elissa Richman and the Richman Family Foundation of the Jewish Communal Fund have committed $1 million to the Center for Popular Music Studies.

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