SAGES

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.

Anisfield-Wolf Welcomes Edwidge Danticat

Anisfield-Wolf Award-winner Edwidge Danticat recently spoke in Cleveland, and was introduced by the Anisfield-Wolf SAGES Fellow, Kaysha Corinealdi. A report on the event, and Professor Corinealdi’s opening remarks can be found here. …Read more.

NOMINATIONS FOR THE RICHARD A BLOOM AWARD

Please place your nominations for the Richard A Bloom award here.
The Richard A. Bloom, M.D. Award was established in 2008 to honor distinguished teaching in the SAGES program at Case Western Reserve University. …Read more.

Food & Communities Symposium with SAGES Fellow Nárcisz Fejes

SAGES Fellow Nárcisz Fejes has been awarded a $6,000 Collaborative Grant for a symposium titled Food Justice, Food Sovereignty: Transforming Our Food System from the Baker-Nord Center of the Humanities. …Read more.

Freedman Center @ KSL: Your Resource for Capstone and Other SAGES Presentations

The Freedman Center for Digital Scholarship is the faculty and student resource for SAGES Capstone and other multi-media presentations.
It provides access to multimedia software, digitization equipment, and poster printing services, and its knowledgeable staff can assist you in person during their hours of operation or 24/7 through their online guides. …Read more.

SAGES’ Luke Reader Published on Rhodes Statue Controversy

Luke Reader, SAGES English Writing Instructor, has written a column for History News Network about the current controversy over the statue of Cecil Rhodes at Oriel College at Oxford University. …Read more.

New Writing Portfolio Submission Procedure

There is a new system in place for submitting SAGES Writing Portfolios. From today, please submit all Writing Portfolios using this form.
The Writing Portfolio guidelines have been amended. …Read more.

Highlights

NOMINATIONS FOR THE RICHARD A BLOOM AWARD

Please place your nominations for the Richard A Bloom award here.

The Richard A. Bloom, M.D. Award was established in 2008 to honor distinguished teaching in the SAGES program at Case Western Reserve University.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION
The award is presented each year to a Case Western Reserve University faculty member who has provided distinguished teaching in the SAGES program.  To qualify for a nomination, a faculty member must be an instructor of record during the current academic year.

NOMINATION PROCESS
o        Nominations for the award are solicited annually.
o        All Case Western Reserve undergraduate students and recent alumni (within two years) may submit nominations.
o        Nominations must explain how the student knows the nominee and why the nominee deserves to be recognized for excellence in undergraduate teaching.

o        Nominations should be submitted online. The deadline for nominations is Friday April 8, 2016.
SELECTION PROCESS

A selection committee will review the nominations and select one winner each year.
AWARD
The Bloom Award winners will be recognized during the University’s Commencement weekend.