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Summer Manufacturing Camp ‘Looks to the Long Term’

Summer Manufacturing Camp 'Looks to the Long Term,' Brown Says

NORTH LIMA, Ohio — Ken Timmings might not immediately benefit from the Summer Manufacturing Camp his company, KTSDI Vehicle Solutions, hosted Monday, but he recognizes the importance of such programs for the future of industry. “If we don’t plant the seeds from kindergarten onwards we’ll never reach these kids once they reach eighth grade through […]

NORTH LIMA, Ohio -- Ken Timmings might not immediately benefit from the Summer Manufacturing Camp his company, KTSDI Vehicle Solutions, hosted Monday, but he recognizes the importance of such programs for the future of industry. “If we don’t plant the seeds from kindergarten onwards we’ll never reach these kids once...

YSU’s Huber Wins National Award for Excellence in Teaching

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Marsha Huber, professor of accounting at Youngstown State University, is the 2018 winner of the American Accounting Association/J. Michael and Mary Anne Cook/Deloitte Foundation Prize for teaching excellence in undergraduate accounting programs. The award will be presented at the AAA’s annual meeting in August in Maryland. The Cook Prize serves to recognize, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Marsha Huber, professor of accounting at Youngstown State University, is the 2018 winner of the American Accounting Association/J. Michael and Mary Anne Cook/Deloitte Foundation Prize for teaching excellence in undergraduate accounting programs. The award will be presented at the AAA’s annual meeting in August in Maryland. The...

YSU Student Teachers Deliver $4M Annual Impact

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — More than 600 student teachers at Youngstown State University are placed in nearly three dozen school districts throughout the region and deliver an economic impact of close to $4 million a year, a new study says. “This report shows that our teachers-in-training have a significant, multi-million dollar impact on the communities, the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- More than 600 student teachers at Youngstown State University are placed in nearly three dozen school districts throughout the region and deliver an economic impact of close to $4 million a year, a new study says. “This report shows that our teachers-in-training have a significant, multi-million dollar...

Kent State Trumbull Launches Hybrid Courses

CHAMPION TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Kent State University at Trumbull will launch the Weekend College/Hybrid Completion Program this fall, allowing students to complete courses with a mix of in-class and online learning. The eight-week course is available to students with prior college credits. Classes will meet every other Saturday beginning Aug. 25, with the rest of […]

CHAMPION TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Kent State University at Trumbull will launch the Weekend College/Hybrid Completion Program this fall, allowing students to complete courses with a mix of in-class and online learning. The eight-week course is available to students with prior college credits. Classes will meet every other Saturday beginning Aug....

United Way Trumbull Seeks School Supplies for Needy Students

United Way Trumbull Seeks School Supplies for Needy Students

WARREN, Ohio — The United Way of Trumbull County is calling on area businesses, organizations, clubs and churches to help collect school supplies for low-income students across the county. During “Operation Back 2 School” from July 16 to August 10, organizations can host drives at their location. Hosts can designate their collections for a specific school […]

WARREN, Ohio -- The United Way of Trumbull County is calling on area businesses, organizations, clubs and churches to help collect school supplies for low-income students across the county. During "Operation Back 2 School" from July 16 to August 10, organizations can host drives at their location. Hosts can designate their...

Jones Hall Recognized with Community Revitalization Award

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Recent improvements to the exterior of Jones Hall at Youngstown State University, have been recognized with the Community Revitalization Award from the Mahoning Valley Historical Society. The award was presented to Ellen Tressel, YSU alumna and the wife of YSU President Jim Tressel, and Paul McFadden, president of the YSU Foundation, at […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Recent improvements to the exterior of Jones Hall at Youngstown State University, have been recognized with the Community Revitalization Award from the Mahoning Valley Historical Society. The award was presented to Ellen Tressel, YSU alumna and the wife of YSU President Jim Tressel, and Paul McFadden, president...

YSU Joins Higher Education Consortium

YSU Joins Higher Education Compact

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Youngstown State University is among nine public colleges and universities in northeast Ohio that have teamed up to create a consortium agreement to improve efficiency and effectiveness, strengthen educational offerings, provide collaborative pathways to degrees and support the region’s workforce. The agreement — known as the Northeast Ohio Regional Higher Education Compact […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Youngstown State University is among nine public colleges and universities in northeast Ohio that have teamed up to create a consortium agreement to improve efficiency and effectiveness, strengthen educational offerings, provide collaborative pathways to degrees and support the region’s workforce. The agreement — known as the Northeast...

YSU Art Students Visit Master Printers in Scotland

YOUNGSTOWN,  Ohio — Eight Youngstown State University Art majors head to Europe July 1 for a month-long study abroad trip in Glasgow, Scotland, where they will work alongside some of Great Britain’s top artists and master printers in the Glasgow Print Studio. The trip is the first in a summer study abroad initiative that the […]

YOUNGSTOWN,  Ohio -- Eight Youngstown State University Art majors head to Europe July 1 for a month-long study abroad trip in Glasgow, Scotland, where they will work alongside some of Great Britain’s top artists and master printers in the Glasgow Print Studio. The trip is the first in a summer...

MVCAP Awards 22 Students $1,000 Scholarships

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley College Access Program presented $1,000 scholarships to 22 area students Thursday in a ceremony at the Jewish Community Center. “This is an event where we get to recognize our students and encourage them.” said Lita Willis, executive director of the program “We also take it as a time to […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley College Access Program presented $1,000 scholarships to 22 area students Thursday in a ceremony at the Jewish Community Center. “This is an event where we get to recognize our students and encourage them.” said Lita Willis, executive director of the program “We also take...

WGU Ohio Expands Access to Higher Education

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Higher Education today announced  a new partnership that establishes WGU Ohio, an online, competency-based university created to expand access to higher education. WGU Ohio was created through an agreement between the state and Western Governors University. The nonprofit offers  bachelor and master degrees in four high-demand fields critical […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Higher Education today announced  a new partnership that establishes WGU Ohio, an online, competency-based university created to expand access to higher education. WGU Ohio was created through an agreement between the state and Western Governors University. The nonprofit offers  bachelor and master degrees...