Helping the homeless community throughout the winter season

By: Maggie Phillips Throughout the month of February, many parts of the U.S. faced unprecedentedly low temperatures, especially in areas that are unaccustomed to the cold. The homeless are particularly susceptible to these frigid temperatures.  While most Cleveland State University students may not directly feel the struggles of homelessness, there are many members of our …

CSU hires former Cuyahoga County HR employee, recently convicted under corruption charges

By: Jenna Thomas Cleveland State University has garnered media attention in recent weeks after it hired Douglas Dykes, a former Cuyahoga County official who recently pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges after a corruption investigation, to a top human resources position. CSU’s former chief Human Resources officer and former Vice President, Jesse Drucker, was tapped to …

Recognizing African-Americans who are making a difference in the community: Part 2

By: Nicki Wiggins Anthony Body is a Bail Disruptor located in Cleveland Ohio for The Bail Project, Source: Anthony Body Mr. Anthony Body is a Bail Disruptor for The Bail Project Cleveland, which focuses on mass incarceration, while also reuniting families and challenging a system that criminalizes race and poverty. As a Bail Disruptor, Body …

Recognizing African-Americans that are making a difference in their communities

By: Nicki Wiggins Throughout the Cleveland area, there are influential Black men and women that are making a difference in the lives of young people. Beatrice Parker; Source: Beatrice Parker Mrs. Beatrice ‘Bea’ Hammett-Parker is a local dance instructor who not only teaches people the art of dance, but also provides children with the opportunity …

Cleveland State receives ‘silver’ rating for sustainability progress

By: Jenna Thomas Every three years, Cleveland State University submits a sustainability report to The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). The Association rates universities on a scale of gold, silver, and bronze based on several criteria.  With over 900 universities taking part from 40 different countries, the AASHE’s evaluation is …

Ohio budget looks promising for higher education

By: Jenna Thomas Every two years, the Ohio state legislature spends months piecing together the state’s budget. In the early days of February, Governor Mike DeWine outlined his intentions with the budget, providing high-level goals and priorities. Some major investments this year include small business aid, infrastructure including public broadband access, and attracting new residents …

The Cauldron Weekly Recap

Issue.7 Episode 1 By Maddie Saines Edited By: Jack Brancatelli Introducing The Cauldron's new bi-weekly podcast, "The Cauldron Weekly Recap." In this podcast The Cauldron explores the top five stories of the latest issue. In this episode, The Cauldron recapped stories from our seventh issue of the semester including system malfunctions at Euclid Commons, the …