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Same Book, Different Culture, New Meaning


In the 1960’s, when matchmakers paired writers with receptive readers overseas, so-called “World Literature” was born
25-May-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Case Western Reserve University’s Landmark Polymer Science Program Launches Dual-PhD with Students From Brazil

The polymer science program at Case Western Reserve University, already historic as the first of its kind in the country when launched 53 years ago, has reached another milestone: the start of an innovative PhD dual-degree with four leading...
24-May-2016 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

CWRU Leads Effort to Replace Prostheses with Engineered Cartilage

Case Western Reserve University will open a new center designed to develop evaluation technology and set standards for testing and improving engineered cartilage that could one day replace a variety of prosthetic devices. Biology Professor Arnold...
23-May-2016 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

CWRU's Inamori International Center Selects Anti-Corruption Pioneer, Transparency International Founder Peter Eigen for 2016 Inamori Ethics Prize


The Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence at Case Western Reserve University has selected Peter Eigen, founder of Transparency International and pioneer of the global fight against corruption, for the 2016 Inamori Ethics Prize.
10-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Call to Re-Examine “14-Day Rule” Limiting in Vitro Human-Embryo Research

Bioethicists from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and The Hastings Center, working with a research administrator at The Rockefeller University, are proposing a reexamination of an internationally recognized rule limiting in vitro...
4-May-2016 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

As U.S. Population Ages, Nursing Scholar Calls for Paradigm Shift in Approach of Health-Care System


Longer lifespans, due to advances in medicine and public health, also means people are living longer with multiple chronic conditions. To help people avoid long, slow declines in health, the national health-care system should promote disease...
27-Apr-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

First Small Molecule Targeted Therapy to Mitigate Hearing Loss in Usher Syndrome Type 3


A new study published in Nature Chemical Biology reports the first small molecule targeted therapy for progressive hearing loss in a mouse model of USH3, an USH classified by progressive loss of hearing and vision starting in the first few decades...
26-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Online Program Reduces Bullying Behavior in Schools, Tests Show


Behaviors that enable bullying—a significant public health problem for adolescents—were reduced among students who completed a new online anti-bullying program, according to a new study.
20-Apr-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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As HIV Patients Live Longer, Updated Guide Helps Them Navigate New Territory


28-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST

Has Chicago’s $3.2 Billion Public Housing Makeover Successfully Re-Integrated the Poor? New Research Says No


A $3.2 billion (and counting) transformation of Chicago’s notorious high-rise public housing has dramatically changed the urban landscape there, attracting affluent residents to segregated areas and catalyzing revitalization in long-marginalized...
16-Nov-2015 11:05 AM EST

Law Professor’s New Book Offers Wide-Ranging Tips on Aging and Caring for Elderly Loved Ones

A new book by Case Western Reserve University School of Law Professor Sharona Hoffman details how people can make sure elderly parents or other relatives get the care they need to maintain fulfilling lifestyles and social ties. It’s also a book...
28-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Hard Decisions by Angelina Jolie and Other Women

24-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Case Western Reserve Global Health Expert Urges Action to Eradicate Tropical Disease Known as Yaws

Half a century ago, a concentrated global effort nearly wiped a disfiguring tropical disease from the face of the earth. Now, says Case Western Reserve’s James W. Kazura, MD, it’s time to complete the work.
19-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Case Western Reserve University Expert on the Middle East: Pete W. Moore

10-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Case Western Reserve Economics Assistant Professor From Ukraine Can Discuss Political/Economic Tensions in His Homeland

3-Mar-2014 1:00 PM EST

CWRU Law Professor Helps Plan Tribunal to Prosecute Perpetrators of Atrocities in Syria

A Blue Ribbon panel of former international tribunal prosecutors, international tribunal judges and leading academics, led by Case Western Reserve University Law Professor Michael Scharf and David Crane, former Chief Prosecutor of the Special Court...
26-Sep-2013 4:00 PM EDT

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