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.

SAGES Fellow Bernie Jim wins Outstanding Faculty Award for Student Development

SAGES Fellow Dr. Bernie Jim has won the Outstanding Faculty Award for Student Development in this year’s Dr. Dorothy Pijan Student Leadership Awards. This award is given to a faculty member who has made a significant contribution to undergraduate and graduate student life outside of their teaching and research responsibilities. Nominations...

Gabrielle Parkin wins the Richard A. Bloom, M.D. Award for Distinguished Teaching in the SAGES Program

Gabrielle Parkin the 2020 winner of the Richard A. Bloom, M.D. Award for Distinguished Teaching in the SAGES Program. The award was established in 2008 to honor distinguished teaching in the SAGES program at Case Western Reserve University. She was nominated by four students who offered the following sort of...

Nominations are open for the Bloom Awards

RICHARD A. BLOOM, MD AWARD FOR DISTINGUISHED TEACHING IN THE SAGES PROGRAM 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...

Lecturer and SAGES Teaching Fellow Andrea Milne receives J. Bruce Jackson, MD, Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring

SAGES Fellow Andrea Milne has won the Jackson Award for undergraduate mentoring. Read more in The Daily.

SAGES Fellow Vicki Daniel Discusses COVID-19 Mass Burials

SAGES Fellow Vicki Daniel has written an article for The Conversation about recent news and footage of mass burials on Hart Island in New York City related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Remote SAGES Class Uses Minecraft

The second half of Gabrielle Parkin's Medieval Robots SAGES course usually involves the construction of replicas of devices seen in medieval texts, using resources such as think. Teaching the course remotely made that impossible. It occurred to Dr Parkin that online games allowed people to meet up virtually, and to...