Apply Now for Ecuador and India; Upcoming Info Sessions

March 31, 2017 / No Comments

Interested in experiential and interdisciplinary learning in Ecuador or India? Want to take your passion for social change international? Seeking to become a big picture thinker? The Mandel School is now accepting applications for its popular short-term study abroad courses during Winter Break: +...

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School Completes Assessment of Cleveland Neighborhood Progress; Open Sessions Scheduled

February 29, 2016 / No Comments

Cleveland Neighborhood Progress has released their 2015 Organizational Assessment Report, Cleveland Neighborhood Progress: External Role, Relationships, and Impact, which was recently completed by a Mandel School team led by Associate Professor Mark Joseph, PhD and Assistant Professor Mark Chupp,...

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Mark Chupp Discusses Foreclosed Severance Town Center: Freshwater Cleveland

December 1, 2015 / No Comments

Severance Town Center in Cleveland Heights went into foreclosure this past June. Dr. Mark Chupp, a faculty associate of the Poverty Center, participated in a public forum about the troubled retail property as reported by Freshwater Cleveland in “Cleveland Heights residents voice their ideas...

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When Art Meets Social Justice: Centennial Salon on November 11

October 23, 2015 / No Comments

Alumni and friends are invited to a Centennial Salon Series event, “When Art Meets Social Justice,” on Wednesday, November 11, at 5:00 p.m. at the Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD) at 60 Cleveland Avenue in Columbus, Ohio. On the eve of the NASW Ohio Annual Conference, attende...

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Info Session on October 26: Spring Study Abroad Courses

October 16, 2015 / No Comments

Undergraduates and graduate students are invited to an Information Session on Monday, October 26, at 4 p.m. to learn about the Mandel School’s popular 3-credit Study Abroad courses during Spring Break 2016 to Poland/Germany (pictured at left), Guatemala, and three courses to Amsterdam in th...

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Building Community: Centennial Salon Series on September 16

September 8, 2015 / No Comments

Alumni, students and community revitalization professionals are invited to “Building Community for Neighborhood Revitalization,” an evening of conversation and networking with Assistant Professor Mark Chupp and hosted by Maria J. Thompson, MSSA, on Wednesday, September 16, at 5:30 p.m...

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Last Chance: Ecuador and India Winter Break Courses

August 31, 2015 / No Comments

The deadline to apply for winter break short-term Study Abroad courses to India and Ecuador is tomorrow, Tuesday, September 1. There are still a few slots open for each course — which are open to CWRU undergraduate and graduate students of any major — and financial aid may be used. Th...

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Mark Chupp Leads Public Dialogue on Urban Revitalization Through Social Justice

July 29, 2015 / No Comments

On July 29, Dr. Mark Chupp led a “World Cafe” public dialogue for community organizers about urban revitalization through social and ecological justice as part of the International Institute on Peace Education on July 27 – August 2.  Dr. Chupp chairs our Community Practice for S...

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Mark Chupp is Panelist on Civic Forum Addressing Social and Human Capital

October 2, 2014 / No Comments

Professor Mark Chupp is one of several distinguished experts on a panel for a civic forum, “The Three Forms of Capital: Why Human and Social Capital are the Building Blocks for Healthy, Stable Societies.” It is an event focused on building community development that is co-hosted by th...

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Study by Chupp and Joseph examines CWRU perceptions of East Cleveland

August 15, 2014 / No Comments

While the community of East Cleveland frequently makes headlines in the local news, coverage of promising revitalization efforts that seek to build on the city’s proximity and partnerships with Case Western Reserve University and University Circle has been limited. A study conducted last summer b...

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Will you run or will you rise?

August 12, 2014 / No Comments

F.E.A.R. Cleveland: Face Everything and Rise, an interactive art installation that examines the relationships between violence, poverty and place, is free and open to all this Thursday, August 14, at 6pm in the lobby at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA). Professor Mark Chupp, who directs the ...

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