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Thiel Students Take Part in Bacteriophage Research

GREENVILLE, Pa. – Students at Thiel College are contributing to research that will help scientists better understand virus-fighting bacteria and how they could be used to replace antibiotics. Through the Science Education Alliance- Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics, or Sea-Phages, program launched by Thiel College biology professor Sarah Swerdlow, students spend an academic year completing research. […]

GREENVILLE, Pa. – Students at Thiel College are contributing to research that will help scientists better understand virus-fighting bacteria and how they could be used to replace antibiotics. Through the Science Education Alliance- Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics, or Sea-Phages, program launched by Thiel College biology professor Sarah Swerdlow, students spend...

Warren Schools Mold Tomorrow’s Workforce

WARREN, Ohio — All who enter the Warren City Schools administration building are greeted by a giant banner hanging from a balcony. “The Class of 2030,” it reads, joined by pictures of the kindergarten class of the school district. Some are reading; some are painting; some are sitting at their desks with their hands raised.  […]

WARREN, Ohio -- All who enter the Warren City Schools administration building are greeted by a giant banner hanging from a balcony. “The Class of 2030,” it reads, joined by pictures of the kindergarten class of the school district. Some are reading; some are painting; some are sitting at their...

State Subsidy Will Help Eastern Gateway Buy Properties

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Preservation of an education subsidy that benefits Eastern Gateway Community College will permit the institution to move forward with the purchase of the three downtown buildings where it now operates. Under the system in place before enactment of the new two-year budget, community colleges would receive 50% of its per-student subsidy based […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Preservation of an education subsidy that benefits Eastern Gateway Community College will permit the institution to move forward with the purchase of the three downtown buildings where it now operates. Under the system in place before enactment of the new two-year budget, community colleges would receive 50%...

New YSU Provost Focuses on Business Connections

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As he completed his doctorate in psychology, Brien Smith didn’t have much consideration to a career in academia. But after he started teaching part-time early in his career, that changed. “I enjoy working with students and it became clear that was a wonderful way to work with people, help make a difference […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As he completed his doctorate in psychology, Brien Smith didn’t have much consideration to a career in academia. But after he started teaching part-time early in his career, that changed. “I enjoy working with students and it became clear that was a wonderful way to work with...

Penn State Offers Business Sustainability Strategy Certificate

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Shareholders, customers and employees increasingly demand that businesses show not just profits, but positive environmental and social impact as well, and a new graduate certificate at Penn State aims to prepare students for this new world. Offered online by Penn State World Campus and led by Penn State’s internationally ranked Smeal […]

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Shareholders, customers and employees increasingly demand that businesses show not just profits, but positive environmental and social impact as well, and a new graduate certificate at Penn State aims to prepare students for this new world. Offered online by Penn State World Campus and led by...

College Veterans Centers Guide Vets, Military Students

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – When Congress passed the Post-9/11 Veterans Education Assistance Act in 2007, it opened new avenues for veterans and soldiers on active duty. And with the legislation came a surge of new students into colleges. “A lot of universities started popping up veterans affairs offices to assist the huge load of veterans who […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – When Congress passed the Post-9/11 Veterans Education Assistance Act in 2007, it opened new avenues for veterans and soldiers on active duty. And with the legislation came a surge of new students into colleges. “A lot of universities started popping up veterans affairs offices to assist the...

YSU Named to Several ‘Best Of’ Lists

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University has been named to five year-end “best of” lists, including affordable online colleges in Ohio and master’s programs. OnlineMasters.com placed several YSU programs, including business administration, health administration, economics, health services and criminal justice, on its best of lists to end the school year. In particular, the master’s of […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University has been named to five year-end “best of” lists, including affordable online colleges in Ohio and master’s programs. OnlineMasters.com placed several YSU programs, including business administration, health administration, economics, health services and criminal justice, on its best of lists to end the school year....

MCCTC Breaks Ground on $1.1M Fire Training Center

CANFIELD, Ohio — By January 2020, fire departments in Mahoning County will have a new million-dollar fire tower and training facility for recruits and existing firefighters. On Tuesday, the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center broke ground on the $1.1 million project that will give current and future firefighters a safe, local place for hands-on […]

CANFIELD, Ohio -- By January 2020, fire departments in Mahoning County will have a new million-dollar fire tower and training facility for recruits and existing firefighters. On Tuesday, the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center broke ground on the $1.1 million project that will give current and future firefighters a...

Ryan Announces Start to 2019 Congressional App Challenge

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Middle and high school students have a chance to flex their coding muscles in this year’s Congressional App Challenge. Since 2015, the Congressional App Challenge has opened the door for students to earn national recognition for their achievements in designing and programming mobile applications, or apps. Since it began, more than 14,000 […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Middle and high school students have a chance to flex their coding muscles in this year's Congressional App Challenge. Since 2015, the Congressional App Challenge has opened the door for students to earn national recognition for their achievements in designing and programming mobile applications, or apps. Since...

GCC, BC3 Team Up to Offer 4-year Nursing Degree

GROVE CITY, Pa. — Grove City College and Butler County Community College are partnering to create a bachelor of science in nursing degree program that offers students the best that both higher education institutions have to offer. Grove City College President Paul J. McNulty and Butler County Community College President Dr. Nicholas C. Neupauer announced […]

GROVE CITY, Pa. -- Grove City College and Butler County Community College are partnering to create a bachelor of science in nursing degree program that offers students the best that both higher education institutions have to offer. Grove City College President Paul J. McNulty and Butler County Community College President...