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Sharon Robotics Team Takes Second at Lego Contest

SHARON, Pa. – The Sharon Tiger Techs robotics team took home the second-place Champions Award at the First Lego League North American Robotics Tournament after competing against 68 teams from around the world. The award is given to the top two teams in the contest in the Robot Game and Project categories, along with commitment […]

SHARON, Pa. – The Sharon Tiger Techs robotics team took home the second-place Champions Award at the First Lego League North American Robotics Tournament after competing against 68 teams from around the world. The award is given to the top two teams in the contest in the Robot Game and...

YSU ‘Pays it Forward’ to Flying High Inc.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — This spring, Students from the Student Nonprofit Leadership Organization at Youngstown State University got first-hand experience in philanthropy through the Pay It Forward: Student Philanthropy Initiative, presenting Flying High Inc. with $3,000. The funds will be put toward a new greenhouse and chicken coop for Flying High’s Grow Urban Farm, which improves […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- This spring, Students from the Student Nonprofit Leadership Organization at Youngstown State University got first-hand experience in philanthropy through the Pay It Forward: Student Philanthropy Initiative, presenting Flying High Inc. with $3,000. The funds will be put toward a new greenhouse and chicken coop for Flying High's...

Sasse Addresses ‘Crisis of Loneliness’ at Grove City College

GROVE CITY, Pa. — During his address at the 139th commencement at Grove City College, U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse discussed how institutions like the college help create community. The 511 graduates are living in a “disrupted moment” in history, the Republican senator from Nebraska told those gathered. It’s driven largely by technology that creates enormous […]

GROVE CITY, Pa. -- During his address at the 139th commencement at Grove City College, U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse discussed how institutions like the college help create community. The 511 graduates are living in a "disrupted moment" in history, the Republican senator from Nebraska told those gathered. It's driven largely...

Pascale Donates Guitars to YSU Grads

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Three graduates from the Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University took home more than just a diploma last week – each received a brand new guitar. Retired professor Pietro Pascale presented the guitars to the students – Nicholas Frank, Angela Buzzacco and Shaun McCune – who earned bachelor’s degrees in […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Three graduates from the Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University took home more than just a diploma last week – each received a brand new guitar. Retired professor Pietro Pascale presented the guitars to the students – Nicholas Frank, Angela Buzzacco and Shaun McCune –...

Shovels Turns on New Athletic Field for Growing YSU

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A piece of Youngstown State University’s $100 million We See Tomorrow campaign came into focus Monday afternoon as officials broke ground for a $2.5 million athletic field on the north side of campus. The project – named the Cafaro Family Field – was made possible through a $1.5 million gift from the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A piece of Youngstown State University’s $100 million We See Tomorrow campaign came into focus Monday afternoon as officials broke ground for a $2.5 million athletic field on the north side of campus. The project – named the Cafaro Family Field – was made possible through a...

Williamson College Connects Students with Local Business

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — It wasn’t long ago that universities were regarded as institutions devoted strictly to thought and academia, reinforcing the popular perception that higher education is segregated from the real world. Indeed, not only were universities isolated, those colleges or schools within the campus often retreated to their own fields of study with little […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- It wasn’t long ago that universities were regarded as institutions devoted strictly to thought and academia, reinforcing the popular perception that higher education is segregated from the real world. Indeed, not only were universities isolated, those colleges or schools within the campus often retreated to their own...

Westminster College Adds Online MBA Program

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. — The Westminster College Graduate School is now offering an online master of business administration degree program, which will benefit not only the working professional, but also current Westminster undergraduates interested in fast-tracking their way to an MBA. Beginning in this fall, Westminster will begin offering MBA concentrations in general management, health-care […]

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. — The Westminster College Graduate School is now offering an online master of business administration degree program, which will benefit not only the working professional, but also current Westminster undergraduates interested in fast-tracking their way to an MBA. Beginning in this fall, Westminster will begin offering MBA...

Ohio State Generates $15.2B in Annual Economic Impact

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A new economic impact analysis shows that The Ohio State University generates $15.2 billion annually in economic impact for the state of Ohio – which equates to more than $1.735 million in economic impact every hour. The president of Ohio State, Michael V. Drake announced the findings of the study during a […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A new economic impact analysis shows that The Ohio State University generates $15.2 billion annually in economic impact for the state of Ohio – which equates to more than $1.735 million in economic impact every hour. The president of Ohio State, Michael V. Drake announced the findings...

YSU Business Students Visit Goodyear, Parker Hannifin, Nestle

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — This spring semester, more than 60 students from the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University participated in management field trips to Parker Hannifin, Nestlé Professional and Goodyear. Management field trips give students an understanding of careers in management and how real world business organizations approach multiple management functions, according […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- This spring semester, more than 60 students from the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University participated in management field trips to Parker Hannifin, Nestlé Professional and Goodyear. Management field trips give students an understanding of careers in management and how real world business organizations...

Home Savings Donates $10K to Cardinal Mooney

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A $10,000 donation from Home Savings will be put toward furniture upgrades and facilities improvements at Cardinal Mooney High School, including Hughes Hall, the school’s library, media and resource center. “These improvements will enhance programming opportunities and student life as Hughes Hall is a central activity arena for the school’s Distance Learning, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A $10,000 donation from Home Savings will be put toward furniture upgrades and facilities improvements at Cardinal Mooney High School, including Hughes Hall, the school's library, media and resource center. "These improvements will enhance programming opportunities and student life as Hughes Hall is a central activity arena...