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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...

Students Compete for Venture Battle Funding

GROVE CITY, Pa. — $24,000 in prize money was up for grabs in the annual Wolverine Venture Battle business plan competition at Grove City College. Nine teams of student entrepreneurs competed in the event coordinated by the college’s Center for Entrepreneurship+Innovation. Students researched the viability of their businesses, drew up detailed financial projects for investors […]

GROVE CITY, Pa. -- $24,000 in prize money was up for grabs in the annual Wolverine Venture Battle business plan competition at Grove City College. Nine teams of student entrepreneurs competed in the event coordinated by the college's Center for Entrepreneurship+Innovation. Students researched the viability of their businesses, drew up...

Ryan Named to YSU Board of Trustees

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Gov. Mike DeWine has named attorney Allen L. Ryan as the newest member of the Youngstown State University board of trustees.  Ryan, director of corporate affairs for Covelli Enterprises, will serve a nine-year term through April 2028. He replaces Delores Crawford, whose term has expired.  At Covelli Enterprises he directs the human […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Gov. Mike DeWine has named attorney Allen L. Ryan as the newest member of the Youngstown State University board of trustees.  Ryan, director of corporate affairs for Covelli Enterprises, will serve a nine-year term through April 2028. He replaces Delores Crawford, whose term has expired.  At Covelli...

YSU Awards First MFAs in Art

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Among the more than 1,500 graduates at spring commencement for Youngstown State University on Saturday include the first two graduates of the Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Visual Arts. Kathleen Gallagher, Massillon, and Devid Belgrad, Canfield, are the first to earn the degree. The two-year program is the first of its […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Among the more than 1,500 graduates at spring commencement for Youngstown State University on Saturday include the first two graduates of the Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Visual Arts. Kathleen Gallagher, Massillon, and Devid Belgrad, Canfield, are the first to earn the degree. The two-year program...

YSU Steel Bridge Team Heads To Nationals

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Student Chapter at Youngstown State University brought home three first-place finishes at a regional competition and has advanced to the nationals. At the recent Ohio Valley Student Conference at the University of Akron, the Steel Bridge, Geotechnical and Concrete Fresbee teams took top honors. The […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Student Chapter at Youngstown State University brought home three first-place finishes at a regional competition and has advanced to the nationals. At the recent Ohio Valley Student Conference at the University of Akron, the Steel Bridge, Geotechnical and Concrete Fresbee...

Sharon Robotics Team to Compete Among 20 of World’s Best

SHARON, Pa. – After competing at the First World Championship in Detroit last week, the Sharon Tiger Techs Robotics Team will be heading to San Jose, Calif., over the summer to compete against 19 of the world’s best school robotics teams. At the First World Championship, held April 24-27, the Tiger Techs competed against 108 […]

SHARON, Pa. – After competing at the First World Championship in Detroit last week, the Sharon Tiger Techs Robotics Team will be heading to San Jose, Calif., over the summer to compete against 19 of the world’s best school robotics teams. At the First World Championship, held April 24-27, the...

Execs to Speak at YSU Graduation Ceremonies

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two executives, both Youngstown State University alumni, will speak at the university’s commencement ceremonies May 11. Sam Grooms, CEO of Hy-Tek Material Handling in Middleburg Heights, will speak at the morning graduation for students in the Williamson College of Business Administration, Beeghly College of Education and College of Science, Technology, Engineering and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two executives, both Youngstown State University alumni, will speak at the university’s commencement ceremonies May 11. Sam Grooms, CEO of Hy-Tek Material Handling in Middleburg Heights, will speak at the morning graduation for students in the Williamson College of Business Administration, Beeghly College of Education and College...

Howland Students Receive $66,750 in Scholarships

WARREN, Ohio — At its 13th annual scholarship breakfast, the Howland Community Scholarships Foundation distributed $66,750 in scholarships to seniors graduating from Howland High School. The scholarships were awarded this morning during the breakfast at Leo’s Ristorante in Howland. The foundation, established in 2006, has awarded scholarships to graduating seniors each year from Howland Local […]

WARREN, Ohio -- At its 13th annual scholarship breakfast, the Howland Community Scholarships Foundation distributed $66,750 in scholarships to seniors graduating from Howland High School. The scholarships were awarded this morning during the breakfast at Leo's Ristorante in Howland. The foundation, established in 2006, has awarded scholarships to graduating seniors...

Youngstown City Schools Names Jennings CEO

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Youngstown City School District Academic Distress Commission named Justin Jennings the new CEO after a 5-0 vote this morning, according to a release. Jennings, superintendent of Muskegon Public Schools in Muskegon, Mich., was chosen from a field of three finalists selected from nearly 140 applicants. Commission members praised his background and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Youngstown City School District Academic Distress Commission named Justin Jennings the new CEO after a 5-0 vote this morning, according to a release. Jennings, superintendent of Muskegon Public Schools in Muskegon, Mich., was chosen from a field of three finalists selected from nearly 140 applicants. Commission...