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Registration Open for Penn State Shenango STEM Camp

SHARON, Pa. – Penn State Shenango’s STEM Camp will once again be offered this summer to middle school-aged children. The week-long, day-camp runs 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 18 through June 22. While many of the activities are held on campus, the campers will also travel this year to the eCenter at LindenPointe in Hermitage, Pennsylvania, […]

SHARON, Pa. – Penn State Shenango’s STEM Camp will once again be offered this summer to middle school-aged children. The week-long, day-camp runs 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 18 through June 22. While many of the activities are held on campus, the campers will also travel this year to the eCenter...

YSU to Begin Media Center Project

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio– Youngstown State University’s Stambaugh Stadium is getting a new multimedia center on its east side. Construction of the Don Constantini Multimedia Center is one of multiple campus improvement projects to begin this summer. Funded in part by a $1 million gift from YSU alum Don Constantini, the multimedia center will house a classroom, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio– Youngstown State University's Stambaugh Stadium is getting a new multimedia center on its east side. Construction of the Don Constantini Multimedia Center is one of multiple campus improvement projects to begin this summer. Funded in part by a $1 million gift from YSU alum Don Constantini, the multimedia...

Abraham Resigns as YSU Provost

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Martin Abraham today tendered his resignation effective immediately, according to a campus-wide email sent from YSU President Jim Tressel. “After serving the YSU community as provost and vice president for academic affairs for nearly four years, Dr. Martin Abraham submitted a letter […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Martin Abraham today tendered his resignation effective immediately, according to a campus-wide email sent from YSU President Jim Tressel. “After serving the YSU community as provost and vice president for academic affairs for nearly four years, Dr....

Digital Inclusion Group Offers Workshops

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – To mark Digital Inclusion Week this week, The Digital Inclusion Working Group – Mahoning Valley has launched Digital Advantage: An Initiative to Share Tools for People to Connect and Grow. Digital Advantage stems from the 2017 Broadband Assessment prepared by Connect Ohio and Connected Nation that recommends that Mahoning Valley leaders raise […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – To mark Digital Inclusion Week this week, The Digital Inclusion Working Group – Mahoning Valley has launched Digital Advantage: An Initiative to Share Tools for People to Connect and Grow. Digital Advantage stems from the 2017 Broadband Assessment prepared by Connect Ohio and Connected Nation that recommends...

Oak Hill Collaborative Launches Digital Inclusion Week

oak hill collaborative digital inclusion week

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An initiative to foster computer literacy, awareness and access to the digital world is underway at the Oak Hill Collaborative. This week marks the launch of “Digital Inclusion Week” at the collaborative, which will host a series of workshops and classes designed to help those who want to improve or acquire basic […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An initiative to foster computer literacy, awareness and access to the digital world is underway at the Oak Hill Collaborative. This week marks the launch of “Digital Inclusion Week” at the collaborative, which will host a series of workshops and classes designed to help those who want...

Canfield Businessman Appointed YSU Trustee

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Charles George of Canfield, CEO of Hapco Inc., Strangepresse and Triptech, is the newest member of the Youngstown State University board of trustees. Gov. John Kasich appointed George to a nine-year term on the board to replace Leonard Schiavone, whose term has expired. George, who graduated from Brookfield High School in 1976 […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Charles George of Canfield, CEO of Hapco Inc., Strangepresse and Triptech, is the newest member of the Youngstown State University board of trustees. Gov. John Kasich appointed George to a nine-year term on the board to replace Leonard Schiavone, whose term has expired. George, who graduated from...

DeBartolo Foundation Gives $140K to 20 Students

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A little over a week ago, when Gabrielle Yanniello found out she was receiving a $7,000 scholarship to attend Slippery Rock University, she was overcome with emotion. “I started crying,” said the senior from Girard High School. “I didn’t think I was going to be able to go to college because my […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A little over a week ago, when Gabrielle Yanniello found out she was receiving a $7,000 scholarship to attend Slippery Rock University, she was overcome with emotion. “I started crying,” said the senior from Girard High School. “I didn’t think I was going to be able to...

Youngstown Foundation Doubles YStar Scholarship Amounts

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Foundation has doubled the value of scholarships given to students in the YSTAR program The last-dollar scholarships, which now range between $2,000 and $6,000, can be used for tuition, fees, parking or books. “Last dollars can often be a determining factor for many students as to whether they can financially […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Foundation has doubled the value of scholarships given to students in the YSTAR program The last-dollar scholarships, which now range between $2,000 and $6,000, can be used for tuition, fees, parking or books. “Last dollars can often be a determining factor for many students as...

Grove City College Ranked on Forbes’ ‘Best Value’ List

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Forbes magazine has ranked Grove City College No. 153 on its annual America’s Best Value Colleges list, ahead of schools like Penn State University, Carnegie Mellon University and University of Pittsburgh. The ranking, which lists the top 300 schools, considers net price, net debt, alumni earnings, timely graduation and academic quality. […]

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Forbes magazine has ranked Grove City College No. 153 on its annual America’s Best Value Colleges list, ahead of schools like Penn State University, Carnegie Mellon University and University of Pittsburgh. The ranking, which lists the top 300 schools, considers net price, net debt, alumni earnings,...

Baldwin Details Her Journey to the Bench

Baldwin Details Her Journey to the Bench

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – At the 2018 Mahoning County Law Day Luncheon, Municipal Court Judge Carla Baldwin advised high school students to separate themselves from the crowd to succeed, even if it might not be the popular thing to do. Elected last year to the city court, Baldwin outlined her journey to the bench during her luncheon speech, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – At the 2018 Mahoning County Law Day Luncheon, Municipal Court Judge Carla Baldwin advised high school students to separate themselves from the crowd to succeed, even if it might not be the popular thing to do. Elected last year to the city court, Baldwin outlined her journey to the...