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Education: Thiel College to Formally Install Traverso May 5 | April 13, 2017

Thiel College to Formally Install Traverso May 5

GREENVILLE, Pa.—Thiel College will install the 20th president of the liberal arts college, Susan Traverso, 2 p.m. May 5 during formal inauguration ceremonies at the William A. Passavant Memorial Center. Delegates from regional colleges and universities will participate in the procession for the ceremony. The event coincides with the close of Thiel’s sesquicentennial year. The […]

Education: Grove City Prof’s Book Examines Science and Religion | April 13, 2017

Grove City Prof’s Book Examines Science and Religion

GROVE CITY, Pa. — A new book written by Kevin S. Seybold, a professor of psychology at Grove City College wrote “Questions in the Psychology of Religion,” which examines how contemporary psychological science interacts with religion. The book, Questions in the Psychology of Religion, helps readers develop “the ability to see ways that science and […]

Education: Risks Too Great to Surrender Control of Technology, Bioethicist Says | April 12, 2017

Risks Too Great to Surrender Control of Technology, Bioethicist Says

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The trajectory of scientific and technological development holds both great promise and increasing peril, bioethicist Wendell Wallach said Tuesday. Without the ability to manage the complex systems that scientists and engineers are developing, societies could lose control of technological change, which could lead to enormous problems within the next two decades, he […]

Education: Leadership Mahoning Valley Nominee Seeks Applicants | April 10, 2017

Leadership Mahoning Valley Nominee Seeks Applicants

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Leadership Mahoning Valley is accepting applications through May 5 for its 2017-2018 class. The program is designed to provide adult community leaders with a general overview of the Mahoning Valley, an opportunity for increased understanding of key community issues and the potential to develop effective working relationships with other civic leaders. Up […]

Education: Valley Unites for Advancing Education-Reducing Crime | April 7, 2017

Valley Unites for Advancing Education-Reducing Crime

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The events planned across the Youngstown City School District for April 22 are aimed at kids, but for those organizing the Advancing Education-Reducing Crime program what’s stood out most is the collaboration between adults. And the initiative was spearheaded by Jon Howell, a Youngstown native living in Bloomington, Ill. The Youngstown Police […]

Education: Builders Association Holds Annual Estimating Contest at YSU | April 6, 2017

Builders Association Holds Annual Estimating Contest at YSU

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two-dozen engineering students at Youngstown State University recently gathered in Moser Hall for The Builders Association’s annual estimating competition, this year working out the cost of constructing the Fresenius Medical Center in Salem. Split into four teams, each with a mentor from The Builders Association, the students had to complete a proposal […]