Inside Academics

  • Once upon a time, a class studied picture books...

    It’s the first rule of communications: Know your audience.

    In a Case Western Reserve University first-seminar course, Children’s Picture Books, with …

  • Becoming a management master

    Business students at Case Western Reserve University are on the fast-track to management leadership. They complete core business classes in their first year, giving them the foundation to compete for skill-…

  • Oh, the places you’ll learn!

    Nursing is a practice-driven profession. At Case Western Reserve University, you’ll put your skills to practice with clinicals that begin just three weeks into your first semester. And you’ll clock more than 1,…

  • Two truths and a lie about nursing at CWRU

    Let’s play a game: Two truths and a lie about nursing at Case Western Reserve University.  

    1. Our nursing students begin clinical rotations just 3 weeks into their first…
  • A business class that focuses on YOU

    A hallmark of Case Western Reserve University’s undergraduate business programs is that our students become immersed in business concepts from day one, with courses in accounting and economics in the first year…

  • Lead in the nation's health care capital

    How do our grads become leaders in nursing?

    By launching into patient care from the very start in the nation’s health care nerve center, our students earn …

  • Awards roll in for CWRU engineers

    As engineers, the faculty and students at Case Western Reserve University aren’t out for accolades. 

    But when you put some of the best minds in the field together and purposefully set your efforts to…

  • Science and pre-med majors: Plan for life after college

    While your academic achievements can advance your scientific knowledge, you’ll need a special mix of experience and insider know-how to prepare for your life’s work.

    At Case Western Reserve…

  • Art history professor earns Guggenheim Fellowship

    “She is one of the most creative and innovative research scholars in any field of endeavor in the humanities.”
    —Elizabeth Bolman, chair of the CWRU Department of…
  • The engineering class that teaches how NOT to make things

    “This sounds corny, but ‘Larry Lab’ changed my life.” 
    -Student nominator describes Larry Sears’ applied circuit design course


    Technical skills. Independent thinking. Creativity. How to not make…

  • A rousing endorsement for our nursing faculty

    As a nursing student at Case Western Reserve University, you’ll be at the center of one of the nation’s most sophisticated health care cities and keeping company with some of the world’s leading health care experts.…

  • Video: Computer and data sciences at CWRU

    Meet CWRU alumni at some of the largest companies in the world and hear how CWRU’s Computer and Data Sciences program helped prepare them for their careers.

     
  • Video: Nursing at CWRU

    The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University is globally recognized for its leadership in nursing, education, and research. Get a look inside the Samson Pavilion at the Health Education…

  • Video: Welcome to the Wall Street Trek

    Imagine meeting face to face with CEOs and executives of some of the largest Wall Street firms. Now consider having that chance as an undergraduate student, as early as your first year. And at no cost to you.

    That…

  • Some business videos you’ll like

    Shared below are a few videos that could be useful to you as you consider your business school options. 

  • Video: Accounting at Case Western Reserve University

    Professor Karen Braun on the accounting program at CWRU

  • Video: Economics: Game Theory at Case Western Reserve University

    Professor Roman Shermata discusses his class, Game Theory and its relevance in many sectors.

  • Do. Learn.

    Within six months of graduation, 94% of Case Western Reserve University students are employed or in graduate school. 

    That’s not luck…

  • Meet Wall Street

    Imagine meeting face-to-face with CEOs and executives of some of the largest Wall Street firms. 

    As an undergraduate student
    As early as your first year
    At no cost to you

    That’s what…

  • Here’s what’s been on our minds

    Case Western Reserve University’s faculty are intellectual powerhouses—experts in their fields, renowned for the knowledge they contribute to the world. They share their fresh insights in research journals and…

  • Let's talk about your career

    In class, Case Western Reserve University prepares you for the future by elevating your critical thinking and team skills.

    Outside traditional classrooms, you’ll get plenty of chances to put your…

  • A look at your four years of nursing school

    From their first month on campus, Case Western Reserve University nursing students begin getting comfortable talking with patients and providing basic care. By the time they graduate, they have the skills,…

  • Nursing competence and confidence comes with practice

    Case Western Reserve University nursing students spend more than 1,300 hours in hospitals with patients—that’s nearly double the national average. They complement this real-world patient care in simulated…

  • Studying the world’s oldest computing device

    When the Antikythera Mechanism was discovered in a shipwreck off the coast of a Greek island in 1901, it was shrouded in mystery.

    As technology advanced, researchers applied new approaches to examine…

  • Big data is big in business. You'll be ready for it

    At Case Western Reserve University, home of the Weatherhead School of Management, we are training the next generation of data experts.

    Because…

  • What happens when nursing meets art?

    At CWRU’s Frances Bolton School of Nursing, there are so many creative ways to learn.

    For example, take the 80 undergraduate nursing students in …

  • Making connections in Silicon Valley

    Are you interested in the tech industry and startup culture? Getting an “in” in Silicon Valley is what it’s all about. 

    Fortunately, for a group of 10 Case Western Reserve University students in business and…

  • Enhanced leadership for veteran care

    Case Western Reserve University’s Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing is the kind of place that trains on the cutting edge, with the end goal of improved patient care.

    One recent nursing school innovation seeks…

  • Insight from a first-year nursing student

    Luke Giles has been a college student for less than two months. But he already is six weeks into his first clinical rotation as a Case Western Reserve University nursing…

  • Meet professionals every week

    Smart businesses know that smart employees are the foundation of their success. 

    That’s why the world’s most successful businesses make it a point to recruit students from Case Western Reserve University’s…

  • Next-level nursing

    Our students at the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing learn to soar.

    Our Dorothy Ebersbach Academic Center for Flight Nursing has the nation’s first…

  • Engineering long-term results

    Neil Chavan made his first trip to Las Pilas, Costa Rica, when he was a junior, majoring in chemical engineering and environmental studies. 

    After developing his plan on campus, he was finally on the ground,…

  • Students find their forté with the Weatherhead School of Management

    At the Weatherhead School of Management students are finding their forté—and they’re not doing it alone. That’s thanks to a new partnership between Case…

  • Helping to predict environmental changes

    Sarah Diamond, an assistant professor in biology at Case Western Reserve University, has been awarded a National Science…

  • Top 50 green colleges

    Case Western Reserve University’s longstanding commitment to environmental sustainability has been recognized nationally—most recently by the Princeton Review, which named CWRU to its Top 50 Green Colleges List for the…

  • Connecting with faculty is key

    Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management is large enough to offer a wide range of opportunities; yet small enough that you can…

  • Putting safety first

    Case Western Reserve University’s Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing takes patient safety seriously.

    The QSEN Institute—which is dedicated…

  • Management faculty wins teaching and mentoring awards

    Taking home two prestigious faculty awards in the same semester requires a special mix of dedication, passion and technique. 

    It’s a recipe for success that Jenny Hawkins, assistant professor of economics at Case…