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Education: Students Give YSU High Marks | January 26, 2017

Students Give YSU High Marks

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Freshmen and seniors at Youngstown State University gave the university high marks in student experience and educational activities, according to a survey by the National Survey of Student Engagement. The survey measures academic challenge, learning with peers, experiences with faculty and campus environment. Nationwide, 557 colleges and universities participated, with more than […]

Education: Thomases Endowment Gives to Sister Jerome’s Mission | January 25, 2017

Thomases Endowment Gives to Sister Jerome’s Mission

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Thomases Family Endowment awarded $7,500 to the Sister Jerome’s Mission College program Tuesday morning. The grant will allow the program to admit an additional student for the spring semester. The Mission College program provides first-generation college students from low-income families with financial assistance for food, clothing and transportation, as well as […]

Education: Warren Community Connectors Launches Feb. 1 | January 24, 2017

Warren Community Connectors Launches Feb. 1

WARREN, Ohio – The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber is launching the Warren Community Connectors program Feb. 1 at Warren G. Harding High School. The program is aimed at educating students, parents and educators about internships, externships and mentoring opportunities. The 90-minute session, from 11:30 to 1 p.m.,  will feature guest speakers including AVI Foodsystems Vice […]

Education: Nonprofit Summer Intern Program Accepting Applications | January 16, 2017

Nonprofit Summer Intern Program Accepting Applications

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Raymond John Wean Foundation has awarded $65,000 to the Center for Nonprofit Leadership at Youngstown State University to implement an internship program this summer. The 2017 Nonprofit Leadership Summer Honors Internship Program will hire 10 YSU students to work with area nonprofits over the course of the 12-week internship. The students […]