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The 2016 Anisfield-Wolf Award Ceremony

Date posted: September 26th, 2016

Last week saw the annual Anisfield-Wolf ceremony to recognize books that have made important contributions to our understanding of racism and human diversity. Cleveland poet and philanthropist Edith Anisfield Wolf established the book awards in 1935, in honor of her father, John Anisfield, and husband, Eugene Wolf, to reflect her family’s passion for social justice. …Read more.

SAGES Fellows 2015/16

Date posted: May 17th, 2016

There are over a hundred Case Western faculty teaching SAGES courses in any given semester. Among them are twenty-six SAGES Fellows. SAGES Fellows have pigeonholes in the SAGES Fellows’ Office Area (the quad level of Crawford Hall), where essays and correspondence can be dropped off. …Read more.

NOMINATIONS FOR THE RICHARD A BLOOM AWARD

Date posted: March 22nd, 2016

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.

Spring 2016 Course Summary

Date posted: October 19th, 2015

THIS LIST IS INCOMPLETE AND HIGHLY PROVISIONAL. PLEASE CHECK SIS FOR CURRENT LIST.
The one sentence course summaries on this page are intended for initial guidance into the topics of seminars only. …Read more.

Spring 2016 Course Descriptions

Date posted: October 19th, 2015

UNIVERSITY SEMINARS
USNA204 – The Evolution of Scientific Ideas. Barbara Burgess-Van Aken. TuTh 4.30-5.45
Scientific understanding has evolved over the years. There are very few beliefs about the natural world that have remained intact over the past few centuries, or even the past few decades. …Read more.

Capstone Presentations and Publications

Date posted: July 23rd, 2015

The SAGES Capstone Program requires students to make a final, public presentation of their work. These presentations may take place in departmental settings, in the SOURCE Undergraduate Symposium and Poster Session (see below), or elsewhere, as determined by the department offering the Capstone Course. …Read more.

The Richard A. Bloom, M.D. Award for Distinguished Teaching in the SAGES Program

Date posted: March 18th, 2015

SAGES is seeking nominations for the Richard A. Bloom, M.D. Award for Distinguished Teaching in the SAGES Program. The award is presented each year to a Case Western Reserve University faculty member who has provided distinguished teaching in the SAGES program. …Read more.

The Richard A. Bloom, M.D. Award for Distinguished Teaching in the SAGES Program

Date posted: March 16th, 2015

The Richard A. Bloom, M.D. Award for Distinguished Teaching in the SAGES Program

 

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. …Read more.

Fall 2015 Course Descriptions

Date posted: March 3rd, 2015

THIS LIST IS AN ARCHIVE OF FALL 2015 COURSES.
FOR FALL 2016 PLEASE CLICK HERE.
 
 
 
 
IMPORTANT NOTE: There may be instances where information here doesn’t match or contradicts information on SIS. …Read more.

Fall 2015 Course Summary

Date posted: March 3rd, 2015

THIS LIST IS AN ARCHIVE OF FALL 2015 COURSES.
FOR FALL 2016 PLEASE CLICK HERE.
 
 
 
The one sentence course summaries on this page are intended for initial guidance into the topics of seminars only. …Read more.

Advice for Freshmen Selecting a First Seminar

Date posted: January 29th, 2015

You will complete an online directed self-placement process as part of the New Student Checklist in May or June. Through that process you will select a First Seminar experience that best suits your writing needs. …Read more.

What is the SAGES Program?

Date posted: January 22nd, 2015

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. …Read more.

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