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Counseling Services

The Counseling and Academic Success Clinic (CASC) is Cleveland State University’s on-campus counseling clinic, which provides free, confidential, supportive counseling services to students. Located in Main Classroom 215D, CASC provides a welcoming and serene environment for students to receive individual therapy and coaching services with Graduate Counseling Interns in a convenient location. CASC offers walk-in appointments and a variety of day and evening appointment times during the week.

For more information about CASC, please visit their website.

Sagers Quoted in New York Times and Wall Street Journal on Fox-Disney Merger

Chris Sagers, the James A. Thomas Professor of Law, recently spoke with both the Wall Street Journal  and New York Times columnist James Stewart for his “Common Sense” column, about the deal announced in which the Disney organization proposes to acquire substantial parts of the Twenty-First Century Fox film and TV production empire.

Library Closed Saturday and Spring Semester Hours

The law library will be closed tomorrow, Saturday January 6, 2018 and will re-open Sunday January 7, 2018 for normal spring semester hours.  Spring semester hours with exceptions are:

  • Monday-Thursday 7am-11pm
  • Friday 7am-8pm
  • Saturday 9am-5pm
  • Sunday 9am-11pm


  • Monday, Jan. 15 Closed
  • Monday, Feb. 19 Closed
  • Sunday, Mar. 11 Closed
  • Monday, Mar. 12 – Friday, Mar. 16 7am-5pm
  • Saturday, Mar. 17 Closed

Professor Sterio to Contribute Chapter on State Recognition to The Routledge Handbook on State Recognition

M_STERIO.jpgProfessor and Associate Dean Milena Sterio will contribute a chapter to The Routledge Handbook on State Recognition. Professor Sterio’s chapter will be entitled “Power Politics and State Recognition.”

The Handbook will be jointly edited by Dr Gëzim Visoka (Dublin City University), Professor John Doyle (Dublin City University) and Professor Edward Newman (University of Leeds). The Routledge Handbook of State Recognition will be the first of its kind, offering a comprehensive analysis of theoretical and comparative debates, as well as empirical aspects underpinning state recognition in international studies. The Routledge Handbook series is a highly successful existing series.

Flashcards Available for Checkout

Many people find flashcards to be a useful study tool. Law in a Flash flashcards are available for checkout at the circulation desk in the law library.

Topics currently available for checkout are: Contracts, Civil Procedure, Criminal Law, Real Property, Torts, and Wills & Trusts. Depending on demand for the flashcards, more titles may be added in the future.