Read the latest news covering international activities and achievements at Case Western Reserve University.
CWRU's Rivera plays lead roll in effort to encourage U.S.-Cuban partnerships for scientific research and education
November 03, 2016
The United States and Cuba restored diplomatic ties in the summer of 2015—54 years after Cold War politics severed relations between the two nations.
November 02, 2016
Cleveland young professionals return home with more than just photos of food, beaches and quaint villages on their brag-worthy Instagram page.
October 7, 2016
Amine Gemayel, President of Lebanon from 1982-1988, was the guest speaker at Case Western Reserve University on FRiday October 7, 2016.
August 8, 2016
The body’s most common amino acid just may provide a path to slow the growth of certain colon cancers.
July 21, 2016
When Cleveland first learned it would host the Republican National Convention back in 2014, the news was met with little but shining optimism.
July 20, 2016
June 28, 2016
This year, two Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine students were named Fulbright Scholars, in recognition of their innovative research ideas and passion for making a difference abroad.
CWRU Receives Grant from the Institute of International Education to Support Study Abroad Scholarships for Underrepresented Minority Students; Applications Due Sept. 30
May 25, 2016
The Office of Education Abroad will match this funding, and will work closely with the Office of Multicultural Affairs to market and award six think:possibilities scholarships of $2,500 each to underrepresented minority students at CWRU.
May 27, 2016
Three CWRU students were interviewed and highlighted in a recent article about increasing study abroad opportunities for students from diverse backgrounds.
March 29, 2016
Thanks to the collaboration between faculty from management and engineering, three students had the opportunity to learn firsthand about a faraway country and its culture. Residents of the Iikokola village, meanwhile, have electricity in their homes—for the very first time.
March 24, 2016
In a move to expand its international presence and influence, the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine has signed a six-year agreement to train junior faculty from Qassim University—a public university in Saudi Arabia—in specialties of oral health and care.
March 10, 2016
A delegation from Case Western Reserve University, led by School of Dental Medicine Dean Kenneth Chance, signed an agreement March 8 in Cairo with Future University to help provide a new model for dental education collaboration.
March 9, 2016
As part of a U.S. State Department program, Case Western Reserve University is hosting 15 representatives of higher education and government from seven countries in a cross-disciplinary program to demonstrate how an American research university forms links with industry and other private-sector businesses.
Case Western Reserve University wins prestigious Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education
January 25, 2016
Case Western Reserve University has been selected to receive the prestigious Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education, honoring the university’s innovative and successful programs in campus internationalization.
December 15, 2015
Dr. Mark Hans worked with faculty at the University of Athens to establish the brand-new Cleft Lip and Palate Center. His project seeks to improve the overall care patients in Greece receive.
November 17, 2015
For the first time in our history, Case Western Reserve University ranks among the nation’s top 40 doctorate-granting universities in the percentage of its undergraduates studying abroad, according to the “2015 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange”.
July 31, 2015
Case Western Reserve University and Japan’s Tohoku University will collaborate on research and student exchanges after the institution’s respective leaders signed formal agreements.
June 22, 2015
The three-year agreement calls for research collaborations focused on areas of excellence for both organizations: cancer; brain sciences; biomedical engineering, medical device and drug development; and geriatrics and long-term care.
April 23, 2015
During spring break, Case Western Reserve University students and faculty traveled to Uganda to work with Ugandan colleagues in the social sciences and engineering on two global health projects.