2017 News

November 2017

Frances Payne Bolton was a congresswoman and visionary: PD 175
Short biography by The Plain Dealer for their PD 175 series profiling Cleveland leadership for the publication's 175th anniversary.

September 2017

Did You Know: Frances Payne Bolton Ohio Historical Marker
Case Western Reserve University has a rich history--so rich, in fact, that several sites around campus have been designated with historic markers. This month, we'll take you around campus to highlight some of the university's most historic spots.

Fighting Lead Poisoning
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, partners to screen school children

Cleveland pre-K and kindergarten students to be screened for lead poisoning by CWRU nursing students
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Student nurses from Case Western Reserve University will soon start testing preschool and kindergarten-aged Cleveland school students for lead poisoning as part of a pilot program to bolster the dismal screening rates for the dangerous toxin.

February 2017

Case Western Reserve receives $2 million grant to help grandparents who care for grandchildren
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Case Western Reserve University has received a $2 million grant to help grandmothers manage the stress of raising grandchildren.

June 2017

Camp Ho Mita Koda for children with diabetes to re-open for two weeks in July
NEWBURY, Ohio - Camp Ho Mita Koda, the nation's oldest summer camp for children with diabetes, will re-open for two weeks in July, thanks to a group of volunteers led by a doctoral nursing student at Case Western Reserve University.