The Seminar Approach to General Education and Scholarship provides a foundation for Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) undergraduates in critical thinking, written and oral communication, the use of information, quantitative reasoning, engagement with ethical issues and diversity, and exposure to experimental and theoretical approaches to understanding human culture and behavior, scientific knowledge, and methods of research.

Brad Ricca – 5 Things to Know About Comics

Brad Ricca, SAGES Teaching Fellow and the author of Super Boys: The Amazing Adventures of Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster – the Creators of Superman has shared '5 Things to Know About Comic Books' in today's edition of The Daily. Dr Ricca's University Seminar Colors, Capes and Characters ...

Star Student Names His Favorite Teacher

Undergraduate Chris Carr has discovered a new galaxy as part of his studies, one that's unusually gas rich and demonstrating evidence of recent star formation. In an interview with The Daily, Carr was asked who the best teacher he had was, and answered:   "I’ve had several amazing teachers throughout my educational...

SAGES Writing Fellow Steve Pinkerton On American Preachers with Guns

Why Americans have long been fascinated by gunfighting preachers.   SAGES Teaching Fellow Steve Pinkerton has written an article for The Conversation discussing America's longstanding fascination with gun-toting religious men. It has been republished by Daily Beast, Raw Story, Chicago Tribune, Religion News Service and History News Network.

All Undergraduates Who Have Not Submitted Their Writing Portfolios Will Be Affected by Blackboard Closing

Please be advised that starting June 1, 2018, all submitted student work archived on Blackboard will no longer be available. Any assignments submitted to Blackboard will not be transferred to Canvas.   If you have not been keeping copies of major writing assignments submitted for your SAGES seminars, you should immediately...

SAGES Fellow Dave Lucas Officially Ohio’s Poet Laureate

Cleveland.com reports on an official event marking the appointment of Dave Lucas as Ohio's Poet Laureate.

Food Symposium 2018

CWRU's third annual food symposium will take place from March 23rd to March 30th at different locations throughout the CWRU campus. Centering on this year's theme of "Food, health, and politics," the programs will include a keynote speech by Marion Nestle (sponsored by the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities) on food...