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

Date posted: April 4th, 2018

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. …Read more.

SAGES Fellow Dave Lucas Officially Ohio’s Poet Laureate

Date posted: March 16th, 2018 reports on an official event marking the appointment of Dave Lucas as Ohio’s Poet Laureate. …Read more.

Food Symposium 2018

Date posted: March 16th, 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 politics, two panel discussions, a Food Market featuring herbs and microgreens, and a cooking competition. …Read more.

Celebration of Student Writing Winners Announced

Date posted: January 29th, 2018

Congratulations to the winners of the Celebration of Student Writing awards.
Best Class Presentation Award

First place: USNA 249—Restoring the Great Lakes

Students: Walter Ballard, Caitlin Campbell, Brian Eckert, Shota Nemoto and William Warren
Instructor: Glenn Oldenbrett

Second place: FSSY 183—E-Lit: Digital Spaces and New Media

Students: Harrison Bloom, Abby Bukovinszky, Colin Crago, Ashlyn Cummins, Leah Fox, Clayton Goertemiller, Britta Harbury, Maximilian Hewit, Kalan Hurdle, Penelope Jankoski, Zubair Mukhl, Freddie Sanabria, Akil Sirguroh, Ashlen Trapalis, Skyler Wadas, Iris Wilcox and Poorva Zope
Instructor: Kristine Kelly

Third Place: FSSO 176—Savor: The Ethics and Politics of Eating

Students: Kelly Emerson, Alex Fang, Andrew Ford, Karina Guevara, Gabrielle Horowitz, Sharmila Iyer, Kaylyn Johnson, Niko Kamlet, Karthik Karta, Vivian Lo, Kayla Miller, Brian Schnell, Bethany Snyder, David Suh, Fabiola Torres, Sean Twomey, Peter Wilson and Reece Eldridge
Instructor: Narcisz Fejes

Best Individual Research Presentation Award

Winner: Hudson Hu

Course: FSCC 100—International Student Wellness
Instructor: Mary Assad

Honorable Mention: Natalie Bick

Course: USNA 287P—Women and Science
Instructor: Barbara Burgess-Van Aken

The winners will be recognized at the Writing Program Awards Reception in April. …Read more.

Bernie Jim Talks About Puzzles

Date posted: January 29th, 2018

SAGES Fellow Bernie Jim, who teaches the very popular Puzzled course discusses puzzles in today’s The Daily.
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Dave Lucas Becomes Ohio’s Poet Laureate

Date posted: January 19th, 2018

SAGES Fellow Dave Lucas has become Ohio’s second Poet Laureate. The news was announced by governor John Kasich, and has been widely reported. To celebrate the occasion, The Daily has run a Q&A with Professor Lucas, who teaches the popular SAGES course Poetry For People Who Hate Poetry. …Read more.

SAGES First Seminar Students Design Prototypes To Treat Jaundice in Rural Nigeria

Date posted: December 18th, 2017

The Daily reports on students in the SAGES class FSNA129, Engineering Design for the World’s Poorest, who have built a device to treat jaundice that would work in rural areas in the developing world. …Read more.

SAGES Lecturer Luke Reader Discusses Brexit in New Article

Date posted: October 27th, 2017

As reported in The Daily, SAGES Lecturer Luke Reader has a new article discussing the implications of Brexit in History News Network.
SAGES lecturer Luke Reader discusses Brexit negotiations …Read more.

Faculty Guide for Participating in the Celebration of Student Writing and Research

Date posted: October 20th, 2017

The CSWR is a bi-annual event showcasing student writing on campus sponsored by the Center for the Study of Writing and SAGES in conjunction with SOURCE’s Intersections Symposium and Poster Session as well as the Research Showcase to provide a venue for CWRU students to present their individual and group research and creative projects. …Read more.

Brad Ricca featured in The New York Times

Date posted: June 30th, 2017

As reported in The Daily, SAGES Fellow Brad Ricca’s latest book, Mrs Sherlock has been reviewed by The New York Times. …Read more.

David Kazdan wins Wittke Teaching Award

Date posted: May 16th, 2017

As reported in The Daily, David Kazdan has won the university’s prestigious Wittke Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching for his University Seminar (USSO290Y) Shrinking the World, in which he shares his love for ham radio, and leads discussions on communications technology, censorship and regulation. …Read more.

Gail Arnoff writes about Memory and Narrative

Date posted: April 24th, 2017

SAGES Fellow Gail Arnoff (USSO234, Questions of Identity), has written about the intersection between memory and narrative for the website of the Books@Work organization.
“The opportunity to talk about Another Brooklyn with a diverse group of paraprofessionals from two suburban schools intrigued me. …Read more.

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