Past Events

June 2022

  • Sat,
    Jun 25
    Image of outside photo of Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences with trees and front plaza with steps
    9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Intensive Weekend Admitted, Applicant and Inquiry Student Open House

    Join us in-person on Saturday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for an Intensive Weekend (IW) Open House. Meet your peers, hear from our staff and faculty, and learn firsthand about the experience of this MSW program format from recent Intensive Weekend alumni. We will review financial aid, student…

  • Fri,
    Jun 24
    headshot of Jennifer A. King
    8:45 AM - 9:45 AM

    Leading in a Crisis: The Journey Toward Recovery and Resilience

    The multi-year pandemic has brought forth an unprecedented level of stress not only for those serving on the clinical front lines, but also for hospital operations and administrative business units. Notably, marketing/communications teams are juggling untenable workloads with emotion-laden…

  • Wed,
    Jun 22
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    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    MNO Information Session

    Join us on Wednesday, June 22, at noon EST for a virtual Master of Nonprofit Organizations (MNO) Information Session. Learn how you can you create impact in your community through our MNO degree and find out how other alums and Case Western Reserve University employees have done the same. In this…

  • Wed,
    Jun 8
    headshot of Jennifer A. King
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Impact of Stress on Physical and Mental Well-Being: Strategies for Campus Leaders

    Population health is the science of understanding the multiple determinants of ongoing stress and trauma on our physical and mental well-being, from the cellular to the societal level. Using data science, which provides critical insights on strategies and best practices for mental well-being,…

May 2022

  • Fri,
    May 27
    Profile view of Michael Berchie smiling
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Michael Berchie Tribute Lecture

    Alexandra Gillespie, vice-president and principal of the University of Toronto Mississauga, and the Berchie Family warmly invite you to the Michael Berchie Tribute Lecture on Friday, May 27, at 6 p.m. via YouTube Live. On February 8, 2021, University of Toronto Mississauga alumnus Michael Berchie…

  • Wed,
    May 25
    "Policed to Death: A discussion on racism, mental health, and over policing Black communities"
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Policed to Death: Over Policing in Black Communities as a Public Health Threat

    Join the Dalla Lana School of Public Health for a provocative conversation on racism, mental health and the public health threat of over policing in Black communities. In June 2020, the world witnessed unprecedented mass mobilizations in defense of Black lives and urgent calls for racial justice—…

  • Tue,
    May 17
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    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    MSW Intensive Weekend Information Session

    Are you searching for an intimate and innovative graduate experience offered in a cohort model? Join us on Tuesday, May 17, from 6 to 7 p.m., to learn more about our Intensive Weekend format for our top-ranked MSW program. Designed for working professionals and those at a distance, this program…

  • Tue,
    May 17
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    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    International Student Q&A

    This information session is designed to support our prospective and admitted international students. This is an opportunity to learn more about the admissions process, I-20 process, financial aid and student experience at Case Western Reserve University.  Join us on Tuesday, May 17, from 2 to 3 p.…

  • Sun,
    May 15
    Graduates holding a banner that says, "Congratulations, Graduates!"
    11:45 AM - 1:30 PM

    Commencement 2022

    The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences is excited to celebrate the achievements of this year's graduates! The ceremony will take place in-person at the Maltz Performing Arts Center's Silver Hall. Overflow space will be available in Roe Green Theatre (adjacent to…

  • Wed,
    May 4
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    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    MSW Admitted Student Webinar

    Are you excited to begin your journey at Case Western Reserve University but still have some questions? Join the Mandel School for our Admitted Student Information Session on Wednesday, May 4, from 6 to 7 p.m., to learn about the student experience. You will have the chance to hear from the dean,…

April 2022

March 2022

February 2022

  • Thu,
    Feb 10
    Dexter Voisin Headshot
    4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Black History Month Address

    On Thursday, Feb. 10, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., the new dean of the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Dexter Voisin, will give the 2022 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Black History Month keynote address, titled Promoting Racial Equity in Healthcare Alongside…

  • Thu,
    Feb 3
    "Fireside Chat: Celebrating Black Excellence and Authors"
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Fireside Chat: Celebrating Black Excellence and Authors

    The Dalla Lana School of Public Health (DLSPH) opens up Black History Month by welcoming the audience into a conversation about themes impacting Black cultures, communities and experiences. Launched by a performance from poet, 2018 Canadian National Champion and 2021 Toronto Grand Slam Champion, …

  • Wed,
    Feb 2
    Illustration of people working in healthcare technology
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Think Showcase: The Next Generation of Health

    The Next Generation of Health Join President Eric W. Kaler and Provost Ben Vinson III for The Next Generation of Health on Feb. 1, 2 and 4, 2022. Tuesday, Feb. 1 4 p.m. | Climate Change in Health Welcome: Provost Ben Vinson IIIModerator: Dean Joy K. WardDistinguished Panelists:

October 2021

  • Fri,
    Oct 22
    - Sat,
    Oct 23
    Homecoming & Reunion Celebration | students / alumni / parents & families
    11:30 AM - 3:30 PM

    Homecoming & Reunion 2021

    Welcome Back, Alumni! The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences looks forward to seeing you October 22–23 for an assortment of in-person and virtual events being hosted for our valued alumni. Due to possible last-minute changes because of the pandemic, please RSVP by…

September 2021

  • Thu,
    Sep 30
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    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Nonprofit Management and Leadership Series: The Art of Fundraising

    Though the science of nonprofit fundraising strategies can be described and understood, there are still many intangibles in the process. A panel of seasoned practitioners with different perspectives on fundraising will share what they have learned through their fund development practice. Host…

May 2021

  • Sat,
    May 29
    Graduates holding a banner that says, "Congratulations, Graduates!"
    12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

    2021 Commencement

    The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences is excited to celebrate the achievements of this year's graduates! The ceremony will take place on Freiberger Field and be live-streamed for family and friends to watch in real time. Public health considerations require that we…

  • Mon,
    May 17
    "MSSA arrow point to right MSW"
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    MSSA to MSW Degree Transition Virtual Panel Discussion

    Case Western Reserve University and the Ohio Department of Higher Education have authorized the Mandel School to offer the Master of Social Work (MSW) degree. There was strong support from surveys with students and alumni for adopting the MSW degree name. In their comments, respondents recognized…

  • Thu,
    May 6
    Celebrating Dean Grover "Cleve" Gilmore: A Legacy of Leadership
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    Celebrating Dean Grover "Cleve" Gilmore: A Legacy of Leadership

    After 20 years of leadership as dean of the Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, and 46 years as a member of the faculty at Case Western Reserve University, Grover “Cleve” Gilmore is retiring on June 30, 2021. Gilmore has been integral to numerous university successes—…