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YWCA Conducts STEAM Camps this Summer

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YWCA Mahoning Valley is holding a variety of science, technology, arts, engineering and mathematics camps for children in Youngstown and Warren during July and August.   GUTS! Girls Using Tools, a partnership with Habitat for Humanity Mahoning Valley for girls in high school, will run June 11 to June 15 from 8:30 […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YWCA Mahoning Valley is holding a variety of science, technology, arts, engineering and mathematics camps for children in Youngstown and Warren during July and August.   GUTS! Girls Using Tools, a partnership with Habitat for Humanity Mahoning Valley for girls in high school, will run June 11...

Kohlis to Receive ‘Friend of the University’ Award

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Dr. Chander M. Kohli, a neurosurgeon and former chair of the Youngstown State University Board of Trustees, and his wife, Karen, will receive YSU’s Friend of the University Award June 7 at the Avalon Inn in Warren. “We are pleased to recognize and honor the Kohlis for their generosity and commitment over […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Dr. Chander M. Kohli, a neurosurgeon and former chair of the Youngstown State University Board of Trustees, and his wife, Karen, will receive YSU’s Friend of the University Award June 7 at the Avalon Inn in Warren. “We are pleased to recognize and honor the Kohlis for...

YSU Grad Remembers His Grandparents with $1M Donation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A $1 million donation to Youngstown State University’s “We See Tomorrow” campaign by Robert W. Reeder III, a 1981 YSU graduate, will create two new professorships in English and history in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. The gift, announced today, is in honor of Reeder’s grandparents who were both […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A $1 million donation to Youngstown State University's "We See Tomorrow" campaign by Robert W. Reeder III, a 1981 YSU graduate, will create two new professorships in English and history in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. The gift, announced today, is in honor of...

Deadline Is June 1 for Leadership Mahoning Valley

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber is seeking applications for the 2018-2019 class of Leadership Mahoning Valley. The deadline is June 1. The program identifies individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who demonstrate leadership talent and community commitment. It provides a general overview of the Mahoning Valley, an opportunity for increased understanding of key […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber is seeking applications for the 2018-2019 class of Leadership Mahoning Valley. The deadline is June 1. The program identifies individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who demonstrate leadership talent and community commitment. It provides a general overview of the Mahoning Valley, an opportunity...

Chinese University, YSU Seek More Collaboration

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A delegation from China’s Shandong University of Technology visited Youngstown State University last week to explore continued collaboration. The university is based in the city of Qi Culture-Zibo in the Shandong Province. The group spent time touring campus and the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, meeting with YSU President Jim […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A delegation from China's Shandong University of Technology visited Youngstown State University last week to explore continued collaboration. The university is based in the city of Qi Culture-Zibo in the Shandong Province. The group spent time touring campus and the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics,...

eCenter Launches College Connector Initiative

HERMITAGE, Pa. —  Connecting young leaders of tomorrow with the employment opportunities of today is the goal of the new College Connector initiative at the eCenter@ LindenPointe. Local colleges and universities turn out 5,000 graduates, many of whom are eager to pursue professional opportunities and live in Mercer, Lawrence, and Venango counties, says Frank Mindicino, […]

HERMITAGE, Pa. --  Connecting young leaders of tomorrow with the employment opportunities of today is the goal of the new College Connector initiative at the eCenter@ LindenPointe. Local colleges and universities turn out 5,000 graduates, many of whom are eager to pursue professional opportunities and live in Mercer, Lawrence, and...

Grove City Students Win Prizes for Business Ideas

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College student Andrew Graber was able to drum up some support for the business he’s building at the Center for Entrepreneurship + Innovation’s 2018 Wolverine Venture Battle + VentureLab Showcase, held earlier this month on campus. Graber, founder of Māhlon Acoustics, won first place and a $9,500 cash prize in […]

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College student Andrew Graber was able to drum up some support for the business he’s building at the Center for Entrepreneurship + Innovation’s 2018 Wolverine Venture Battle + VentureLab Showcase, held earlier this month on campus. Graber, founder of Māhlon Acoustics, won first place and...

YSU Veterans Center Named in Honor of Vietnam Vet

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Veterans Resource Center on Wick Avenue was named in honor of Carl A. Nunziato, a YSU alumnus, attorney, civic leader and decorated Vietnam War veteran. “It is rare that so many of the values that we all hold so dear are wrapped up in a single individual like […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Veterans Resource Center on Wick Avenue was named in honor of Carl A. Nunziato, a YSU alumnus, attorney, civic leader and decorated Vietnam War veteran. “It is rare that so many of the values that we all hold so dear are wrapped up...

Cafaro Foundation Awards $61K in Scholarships

WARREN, Ohio — Twenty-six graduating seniors will have an easier time paying for their college education thanks to scholarships from the Cafaro Foundation. This year, a total of $61,000 is being awarded to students from Trumbull, Mahoning and Mercer counties.  It is the largest annual amount ever awarded by the foundation. Trustees of the foundation […]

WARREN, Ohio -- Twenty-six graduating seniors will have an easier time paying for their college education thanks to scholarships from the Cafaro Foundation. This year, a total of $61,000 is being awarded to students from Trumbull, Mahoning and Mercer counties.  It is the largest annual amount ever awarded by the...

YSU Forms Council for Enterprise Risk Management

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A newly formed 19-member Youngstown State University Risk Council meets for the first time June 4 as part of a campus-wide effort to better identify and manage events that have the potential to cause harm to the university’s overall operations. The council will oversee implementation of an enterprise risk management process across […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A newly formed 19-member Youngstown State University Risk Council meets for the first time June 4 as part of a campus-wide effort to better identify and manage events that have the potential to cause harm to the university’s overall operations. The council will oversee implementation of an...