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    Explore International Education Week

    The Center for International Affairs invites you to celebrate International Education Week Monday, Nov. 18 through Friday, Nov. 22!

    International Education Week is a national celebration of the benefits of international education and global exchange. Every year during this special…

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    Still need to register? Act to remove any pre-registration holds

    Check whether or not you have any holds on your account by viewing the Tasks tile in SIS. If you see that a hold exists, click the Tasks tile to learn more. Any holds that are present will prevent you from enrolling in classes. 

    The most common holds are Past Due Balance and…

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    Finding summer research and creative endeavors workshop

    Support of Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavors (SOURCE) in collaboration with the Office of Multicultural Affairs will host a session on finding summer research opportunities. The session, titled “All About Finding Summer Research and Creative Project Opportunities,” will be held…

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    Making the most of your time before finals

    This week we’re sharing some helpful reminders to help you prepare and close out the semester with success.

    Office hours. Office hours with faculty members and TA’s can provide you with opportunities to ask questions, clarify course content and practice problem…

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    Review nighttime safety tips

    You may have noticed it’s been getting darker earlier around campus. The Division of Public Safety shared some helpful tips to keep in mind when you’re out and about, especially after dark:

    • When moving around campus at night, use available transportation options.
      • There…
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    Nuclear Security Enterprise to host virtual information session

    If you missed the Nuclear Security Enterprise recruiting event on campus during October this virtual session is your chance to meet with representatives from the National Nuclear Security Administration and learn about internship, co-op and job opportunities. 

    When…

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    Happy Halloween: Myths and mysteries around CWRU

    Truth or fiction? There are campus legends that are passed from each generation of students to the next. 

    The gargoyle on Amasa Stone Chapel

    The tower of Amasa Stone Chapel, completed in 1911, is adorned on three sides with smiling angels. The west side,…

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    Course registration, advising holds and shopping cart validation

    Registration for the spring semester begins Monday, Nov. 11. Please note that student registration dates (enrollment appointments) are indicated in SIS on the Classes & Enrollment tile. More information regarding registration dates and times can be found on the…

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    Reminder: Course withdrawal and grading option deadline is Friday, Nov. 8

    Friday, Nov. 8 at 5 p.m. is the deadline for choosing the Pass/No Pass grading option and for withdrawing from individual courses for upperclass and transfer undergraduate students. By this deadline, you must decide to complete each of your courses for a regular evaluative…

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    Review your mid-semester grades and finish the semester strong

    Mid-semester grades are now available in SIS. You can view them by selecting “Grades” from the drop-down menu in the academics section of the main student center screen.

    Mid-semester grades are an important indicator of your current standing in each of your courses. If you’re…

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    Apply for the think:global Study Abroad Scholarship

    The Center for International Affairs is excited to offer the think:global need-based study abroad scholarship to CWRU undergraduate students! Awards of $500 to $1,500 are available to those studying abroad on approved programs during winter break 2019, spring semester 2020, spring break…

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    Explore internship and career opportunities in Cleveland

    Cleveland is host to many impressive career opportunities for Case Western Reserve students. Over the next few weeks, there are several chances to network with employers and leaders in the Cleveland community:

    1. Current students and recent graduates can get a jump-start on their…
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    Register for Intersections: SOURCE Undergraduate Poster Session to share your research or creative project

    Undergraduate student researchers or creative producers at Case Western Reserve University can celebrate their successes by sharing their work at Intersections: SOURCE Undergraduate Poster Session…

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    Study abroad ambassador walk-in hours

    Learn what it's really like to study abroad by visiting the Office of Education Abroad's new walk-in hours with Study Abroad Ambassadors! Study Abroad Ambassadors are CWRU students who have returned from a study abroad program and have been chosen by the Office of Education Abroad to share…

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    Important fall break reminders

    Fall break is Monday, Oct. 21 and Tuesday, Oct. 22. Enjoy some well-deserved time off!

    Residence halls will remain open during the break. Dining halls will close from Friday, Oct. 18 at 2:30 p.m. until Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 4:30 p.m. Only dinner will be served at Leutner Dining…

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    Apply to be a Resident Assistant for the spring 2020 semester

    The Resident Assistant application is now open! If you are interested in being an RA for Spring 2020, applications are due on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 5 p.m. 

    The application and interview process for being an RA for summer 2020 or the 2020-21 Academic Year will take place in January…

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    What is “Homecoming?”

    Homecoming is a traditional celebration at many U.S. and Canadian colleges, universities and high schools. It began in the early 20th century when universities began to invite their alumni to return to campus, or “come home,” to join current students in watching a particular athletic game,…

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    An insider’s guide: Homecoming lingo

    With so much going on during Homecoming, you might come across a few unfamiliar terms. Here are some commonly used words and phrases that frequently come up in the Homecoming schedule and events:

    Alumni Association of CWRU: Organization of Case Western Reserve…

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    Homecoming Weekend: Your Homecoming, Your History

    Homecoming Weekend at Case Western Reserve features many annual traditions. You’ll hear more about Homecoming in next week’s issue, but here are a few of our favorite Homecoming events:

    Stephanie Tubbs Jones 5K Race and 1-Mile Fun Run

    The Stephanie Tubbs Jones 5K Race and…

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    Getting around campus safely

    As the days shorten during Cleveland’s fall season, be mindful of safe practices around campus, especially after dark. Here’s a reminder about some best practices for getting around campus safely. 

    Download the free…

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    Host prospective students overnight as a Spartan Ambassador

    Have you enjoyed your time at CWRU? Why not share your excitement with prospective students? Sign up to be a Spartan Ambassador through the Office of Undergraduate Admission and host prospective students in the fall and spring to help them decide if CWRU is a good fit for them.

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    Check out “MyApps” the new software streaming service from [U]Tech

    [U]Tech launched a new software streaming service for the 2019-20 academic year at Case Western Reserve. MyApps provides a virtual desktop environment with access to run all of the software licensed to any CWRU community member based on program of study, course enrollment or role at the…

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    Sign up to be a Spartan Ambassador

    Have you enjoyed your time at Case Western Reserve University? Why not share your excitement with prospective students?

    Sign up to be a Spartan Ambassador through the Office of Undergraduate Admission and host prospective students in the fall and spring to help them decide if CWRU…

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    A message from your navigator: explore Career Week!

    As the semester picks up, the navigators in Student Advancement want to make sure you are aware of the great resources available during Career Week to help you further explore your academic and career interests.

    Career Week kicks off Monday, Sept. 30 and is full of events that will…

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    Tell us about your summer experience

    During the week of Sept. 3, you received an invitation to participate in the Summer Experience Survey. To say thanks, the first 2,000 students to complete the survey are invited to enjoy a cup of coffee or a bagel on us—we will apply $2 of Case Cash to your account after the survey closes…