1. To provide sustained support for current and prospective graduate students at Case Western Reserve University in all aspects of graduate life, especially those who pursue research in medieval and medieval-adjacent topics. 2. To foster intellectual and professional development through sponsorship of academic events and discussion. 3. To promote fellowship among the graduate students through social events and moral support. 4. To encourage prospective students through coordinating campus visits and compiling informative materials about the program. 5. To foster communication between the graduate student body, the department staff and faculty, and the campus as a whole.