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Dean Vinson Departing CCAS to Become Provost of Case Western Reserve University

March 14, 2018
Ben Vinson will be leaving his role as dean of the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences to serve as the next provost and executive vice president of Case Western Reserve University. He will begin his new position on July 2.
: Sophomores Maggie Moss (left) and Margaret Perron in Geography Professor Elizabeth Chacko’s Migrants and the City class.

In Engaged Liberal Arts Classes, Students Combine Scholarship With Professional Development

March 14, 2018
A new series of "Engaged Liberal Arts" courses offer Columbian College students the opportunity to pursue their academic interests while honing their professional development skills, preparing them for success in the classroom and the workplace.
Christopher Cahill (left) in his Science and Engineering Hall lab with PhD chemistry student researcher August Ridenour

Exploring the Frontier of the Periodic Table

March 14, 2018
Chemistry’s Christopher Cahill has focused his research on some of the least-studied—and most dangerous—elements on the Periodic Table. It’s taken him from chemistry classrooms to nuclear science labs to the heart of government policy-making.