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Family, $1.3M Gift Honored as YSU Names College

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A $1.3 million gift to Youngstown State University was celebrated Sunday as leaders of the YSU community joined the family of the late Earle Wayne Cliffe Jr. to announce the naming of the College of Creative Arts and Communication in memory of Cliffe’s parents, Dr. Earle W. and Ida Cliffe. Cliffe Sr., […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A $1.3 million gift to Youngstown State University was celebrated Sunday as leaders of the YSU community joined the family of the late Earle Wayne Cliffe Jr. to announce the naming of the College of Creative Arts and Communication in memory of Cliffe’s parents, Dr. Earle W....

YSU Trustees Appoint Interim Provost, OK Budget

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Board of Trustees approved the appointment of an interim provost, tuition plan and a new budget at its quarterly meeting Thursday. Joseph Mosca, dean of the Bitonte College of Health and Human Services, was named interim provost following the departure of Martin Abraham in May. Mosca has been […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Board of Trustees approved the appointment of an interim provost, tuition plan and a new budget at its quarterly meeting Thursday. Joseph Mosca, dean of the Bitonte College of Health and Human Services, was named interim provost following the departure of Martin Abraham...

Former Siemens USA President Named YSU National/Global Trustee

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Board of Trustees has appointed Poland native and former Siemens USA President Eric Spiegel as the university’s first national/global trustee. “Mr. Spiegel has more than 35 years of experience successfully leading complex global organizations,” said YSU President Jim Tressel in a release. “We look forward to his insight, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Board of Trustees has appointed Poland native and former Siemens USA President Eric Spiegel as the university’s first national/global trustee. “Mr. Spiegel has more than 35 years of experience successfully leading complex global organizations,” said YSU President Jim Tressel in a release. “We...

Junior Achievement Finishes School Year at Poland Union

POLAND, Ohio – Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley wrapped up the school year by teaching 132 first grade students at Poland Union Elementary School the JA Our Families curriculum. Volunteers from different businesses around the community: HBK CPAs & Consultants, IGS Energy, and Gasser Chair taught five lessons that helped students explore the way family […]

POLAND, Ohio – Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley wrapped up the school year by teaching 132 first grade students at Poland Union Elementary School the JA Our Families curriculum. Volunteers from different businesses around the community: HBK CPAs & Consultants, IGS Energy, and Gasser Chair taught five lessons that helped...

YSU Offers Robotics, 3D Printing Summer Camps

YSU Offers Robotics, 3D Printing Summer Camps

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University’s Ohio Youth Entrepreneurship Program (OYEP) is hosting two camp programs this summer for students in middle school and high school. Biz3D is a four-day camp where high school students learn about what it takes to start a business and how 3D printing can be used. Students will have hands […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University’s Ohio Youth Entrepreneurship Program (OYEP) is hosting two camp programs this summer for students in middle school and high school. Biz3D is a four-day camp where high school students learn about what it takes to start a business and how 3D printing can be...

NASA Glenn Picks InventorCloud for Design Challenge

NASA Glenn Picks InventorCloud for Design Challenge

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland has selected InventorCloud as one of 13 after-school programs to implement science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, content using NASA’s Engineering Design Challenge: Powered and Pumped Up. The recipients will receive a professional development workshop at NASA Glenn, help-desk support and opportunities for live web-based connections with scientists and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland has selected InventorCloud as one of 13 after-school programs to implement science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, content using NASA’s Engineering Design Challenge: Powered and Pumped Up. The recipients will receive a professional development workshop at NASA Glenn, help-desk support and opportunities for live...

YSU Planetarium Attendance Tops 10,000

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Attendance at Youngstown State University’s Ward Beecher Planetarium last school year was at its highest level since 2004, the university announced. Between Sept. 22 and May 26, 10,062 people saw the 122 free shows at the planetarium, up from 7,110 the previous season and the first time since the 2003-2004 school year […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Attendance at Youngstown State University’s Ward Beecher Planetarium last school year was at its highest level since 2004, the university announced. Between Sept. 22 and May 26, 10,062 people saw the 122 free shows at the planetarium, up from 7,110 the previous season and the first time...

Boys & Girls Clubs Expand Summer Programming

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Youngstown is expanding its summer camp offerings with programming at the McGuffey Centre on the city’s east side at 1649 Jacobs Road. Summer camp activities include Summer Brain Gain academic support, career development and training, healthy lifestyles programs and field trips, and character development through Boys […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Boys & Girls Clubs of Youngstown is expanding its summer camp offerings with programming at the McGuffey Centre on the city's east side at 1649 Jacobs Road. Summer camp activities include Summer Brain Gain academic support, career development and training, healthy lifestyles programs and field trips,...

Registration Open for Tyler Center’s Summer Camps

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoing Valley Historical Society is hosting two summer camps at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center. The first camp – My Town, Your Town, Youngstown – is for children ages 8 to 12 and runs July 9 through 13. The course covers the history of the Mahoning Valley from ancient times […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoing Valley Historical Society is hosting two summer camps at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center. The first camp – My Town, Your Town, Youngstown – is for children ages 8 to 12 and runs July 9 through 13. The course covers the history of the...

KSU Trumbull Invests $250K in Veterinary Surgical Suite

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WARREN, Ohio – An investment of $250,000 from Kent State University at Trumbull will help give its veterinary technology students a new, state-of-the-art medical and surgical suite at the Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County. The monies are helping to renovate a wing of the shelter’s 46,000-square-foot building at 812 Youngstown Kingsville Road SE in […]

WARREN, Ohio – An investment of $250,000 from Kent State University at Trumbull will help give its veterinary technology students a new, state-of-the-art medical and surgical suite at the Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County. The monies are helping to renovate a wing of the shelter’s 46,000-square-foot building at 812...