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"Rhetoric in the Flesh" by T. Kenny Fountain: The Anatomy Student and Human Cadaver


In his new book, Rhetoric in the Flesh: Trained Vision, Technical Expertise, and the Gross Anatomy Lab (Routledge, 2014), T. Kenny Fountain explains discoveries in his ethnographic study of education in the anatomy lab, and how the experience is...
15-Sep-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Spangenberg Family Foundation Commits $3 Million to Endow Intellectual Property Law Center at Case Western Reserve University School of Law

The Spangenberg Family Foundation, a Dallas-based philanthropic organization established by the family of Case Western Reserve University School of Law alum Erich Spangenberg, has committed $3 million to endow the university’s Intellectual...
8-Sep-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Parker Hannifin Foundation Commits $2 Million to Endow CWRU Engineering Chair


The Parker Hannifin Foundation has committed $2 million to create the Arthur L. Parker Endowed Chair in the electrical engineering and computer science department at Case Western Reserve University. The position is named in honor of Parker...
4-Sep-2014 9:20 AM EDT

Leaky Gut — A Source of Non-AIDS Complications in HIV-Positive Patients

HIV infection is no longer a fatal condition, thanks to newer antiretroviral medications, but a phenomenon has surfaced among these patients — non-AIDS complications. Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine scientists have resolved the...
3-Sep-2014 2:25 PM EDT

Case Western Reserve University Conference Examines International Law and Ethics Issues Arising From Emerging Military Technologies

Experts gather Friday, Sept. 5 at Case Western Reserve University School of Law for the day-long conference: International Regulation of Emerging Military Technologies. Panels consider autonomous robotic weapons, military use of genomic science,...
28-Aug-2014 9:00 AM EDT

Study Finds Women Seek Anti-Aging Clinicians for Menopausal Symptoms

Feeling that conventional doctors did not take their suffering seriously, women instead sought out hormonal treatments for menopausal symptoms from anti-aging clinicians, according to a Case Western Reserve University study that investigated the...
19-Aug-2014 8:00 AM EDT

High School Rock Orchestra Experience Fostered Long-Term Musical Involvement

Former members of a suburban Cleveland high school rock orchestra report staying highly involved in music and that the experience prepared them to achieve in ways that came as a surprise.
19-Aug-2014 7:00 AM EDT

Protective Hinge Process Enables Insulin to Bind to Cells

Scientists, co-led by Michael A. Weiss, MD, PhD, and Michael C. Lawrence, PhD, deciphered how the insulin molecule exploits a protective hinge to engage its primary binding site within the insulin receptor. Findings appeared in Proceedings of the...
1-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

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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

CWRU Law Professor Michael Scharf Is Available to to Journalists Concerning International Law and the Situation in Syria

29-Aug-2013 3:00 PM EDT

Superman: CWRU’s Ricca Tells Creators’ Story

The very people Superman could not save were his own creators—Jerry Siegel, the writer, and Joe Shuster, the comic artist.
17-Jun-2013 8:00 AM EDT

War-Crime Expert Assists in "Killing Fields" Trials in Cambodia

In just a few months, five leaders of the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime will go on trial before the U.N.-established war crimes Tribunal in Cambodia (known as the ECCC). Case Western Reserve University School of Law's globe-trotting professor...
22-Dec-2008 10:45 AM EST

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