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Editorial: Alumni weekend and Homecoming continue to improve, but school spirit skill lacking

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As Case Western Reserve University continues to attempt to mend some of the broken fences and "branding" gaffes of the past few years, it's not surprising the administration would concentrate much of these efforts on solidifying the programming and promotion of Alumni Weekend and Homecoming.

Leutner focus groups represented student opinion

Letters to the Editor

In the Oct. 16 editorial, the effectiveness of Student Executive Council's role in encouraging student participation in university decisions was questioned. A good example is the recent progress in the Leutner dining hall renovations. Beginning last spring, RHA, other SEC groups, and the Housing staff, were solicited for their opinions.

State your case: What are you going to be for Halloween?

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Health care reform should not be brushed aside

Letters to the Editor

I agree this country's health insurance system is in need of more than tax credits to fix its problems, as suggested in "Drastic Healthcare Reform Vital for Broken System," but the agreement stops there. I wish to present some facts for those interested in this debate to consider.

Global warming talk cools down

Global Scorning

Global warming has been a hot topic for a substantial part of the 21st century so far. However, does global warming actually deserve all these water-cooler chats and front page headlines?

A potential roadblock to heaven

Cornerstore Epiphanies

Currently, I am surrounded by a lot of people who are pushing the idea of a higher power and God, trying to pressure me into believing that there is one all-seeing, all-powerful god that controls everything. Now, I have never been a religious person, and have never been to church, or read large parts of the Bible, so one should not take me as an authority on the topic.

It's time for the percolator

Red, White, And Skewed

Remember when Barack Obama was a man full of brilliant new ideas, who espoused change and unity through ingenious new, seemingly simple solutions?

In This Issue

News

  • A conversation with Brad Hughes
  • Can you name this place?
  • Click it or Kick it event explores the potential price of pornography use
  • CWRU alumni and students' new website CorkShare ready to run on Nov. 2
  • CWRU nominated for PETA's most vegetarian-friendly college contest
  • CWRU, CIM, and CIA students rock out thanks to John Lennon bus tour
  • Homecoming at a glance
  • Swine flu 2009: Vaccine update
  • USG Briefs

Sports

  • A winning strategy
  • Class of 2010 wins second straight
  • Football Gameday: Case vs. University of Chicago
  • For one hockey player, lots of adjustments
  • Homecoming theme for Spartans: lots of scoring
  • Spartan Spotlight: Mike Pelyak
  • Top teams come to CWRU for UAAs

Fun Page

  • Combo Scramble Solution
  • Crossword Solution
  • Maze Solution
  • Sudoku Solutions

Opinion

  • A potential roadblock to heaven
  • Editorial: Alumni weekend and Homecoming continue to improve, but school spirit skill lacking
  • Global warming talk cools down
  • Health care reform should not be brushed aside
  • It's time for the percolator
  • Leutner focus groups represented student opinion
  • State your case: What are you going to be for Halloween?

Focus

  • Eight student dance groups prep for Case's Best Dance CWRU competition
  • Footlighters bring West Side to south side with challenging production
  • Frankenstein is let loose in Cleveland's Playhouse Square, but the only thing to fear is mediocrity
  • Hitting the Spot: Hot Cha Cha
  • Making the most of your weekends
  • Scientist provides insight for those entering fields of research
  • The Buzz
  • The ultimate accessible luxury: handbags

Cross Country

  • 2009 UAA championship preview capsules

Sex and Dating

  • The morning after

Soccer

  • Spartans one win away from winning season

Worst Case Scenario

  • Trick or treat
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