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Junior Achievement Finishes School Year at Poland Union

POLAND, Ohio – Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley wrapped up the school year by teaching 132 first grade students at Poland Union Elementary School the JA Our Families curriculum. Volunteers from different businesses around the community: HBK CPAs & Consultants, IGS Energy, and Gasser Chair taught five lessons that helped students explore the way family […]

POLAND, Ohio – Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley wrapped up the school year by teaching 132 first grade students at Poland Union Elementary School the JA Our Families curriculum. Volunteers from different businesses around the community: HBK CPAs & Consultants, IGS Energy, and Gasser Chair taught five lessons that helped...

NASA Glenn Picks InventorCloud for Design Challenge

NASA Glenn Picks InventorCloud for Design Challenge

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland has selected InventorCloud as one of 13 after-school programs to implement science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, content using NASA’s Engineering Design Challenge: Powered and Pumped Up. The recipients will receive a professional development workshop at NASA Glenn, help-desk support and opportunities for live web-based connections with scientists and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland has selected InventorCloud as one of 13 after-school programs to implement science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, content using NASA’s Engineering Design Challenge: Powered and Pumped Up. The recipients will receive a professional development workshop at NASA Glenn, help-desk support and opportunities for live...

YSU Planetarium Attendance Tops 10,000

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Attendance at Youngstown State University’s Ward Beecher Planetarium last school year was at its highest level since 2004, the university announced. Between Sept. 22 and May 26, 10,062 people saw the 122 free shows at the planetarium, up from 7,110 the previous season and the first time since the 2003-2004 school year […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Attendance at Youngstown State University’s Ward Beecher Planetarium last school year was at its highest level since 2004, the university announced. Between Sept. 22 and May 26, 10,062 people saw the 122 free shows at the planetarium, up from 7,110 the previous season and the first time...

Boys & Girls Clubs Expand Summer Programming

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Youngstown is expanding its summer camp offerings with programming at the McGuffey Centre on the city’s east side at 1649 Jacobs Road. Summer camp activities include Summer Brain Gain academic support, career development and training, healthy lifestyles programs and field trips, and character development through Boys […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Boys & Girls Clubs of Youngstown is expanding its summer camp offerings with programming at the McGuffey Centre on the city's east side at 1649 Jacobs Road. Summer camp activities include Summer Brain Gain academic support, career development and training, healthy lifestyles programs and field trips,...

Registration Open for Tyler Center’s Summer Camps

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoing Valley Historical Society is hosting two summer camps at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center. The first camp – My Town, Your Town, Youngstown – is for children ages 8 to 12 and runs July 9 through 13. The course covers the history of the Mahoning Valley from ancient times […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoing Valley Historical Society is hosting two summer camps at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center. The first camp – My Town, Your Town, Youngstown – is for children ages 8 to 12 and runs July 9 through 13. The course covers the history of the...

KSU Trumbull Invests $250K in Veterinary Surgical Suite

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WARREN, Ohio – An investment of $250,000 from Kent State University at Trumbull will help give its veterinary technology students a new, state-of-the-art medical and surgical suite at the Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County. The monies are helping to renovate a wing of the shelter’s 46,000-square-foot building at 812 Youngstown Kingsville Road SE in […]

WARREN, Ohio – An investment of $250,000 from Kent State University at Trumbull will help give its veterinary technology students a new, state-of-the-art medical and surgical suite at the Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County. The monies are helping to renovate a wing of the shelter’s 46,000-square-foot building at 812...

YWCA Conducts STEAM Camps this Summer

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YWCA Mahoning Valley is holding a variety of science, technology, arts, engineering and mathematics camps for children in Youngstown and Warren during July and August.   GUTS! Girls Using Tools, a partnership with Habitat for Humanity Mahoning Valley for girls in high school, will run June 11 to June 15 from 8:30 […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YWCA Mahoning Valley is holding a variety of science, technology, arts, engineering and mathematics camps for children in Youngstown and Warren during July and August.   GUTS! Girls Using Tools, a partnership with Habitat for Humanity Mahoning Valley for girls in high school, will run June 11...

Kohlis to Receive ‘Friend of the University’ Award

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Dr. Chander M. Kohli, a neurosurgeon and former chair of the Youngstown State University Board of Trustees, and his wife, Karen, will receive YSU’s Friend of the University Award June 7 at the Avalon Inn in Warren. “We are pleased to recognize and honor the Kohlis for their generosity and commitment over […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Dr. Chander M. Kohli, a neurosurgeon and former chair of the Youngstown State University Board of Trustees, and his wife, Karen, will receive YSU’s Friend of the University Award June 7 at the Avalon Inn in Warren. “We are pleased to recognize and honor the Kohlis for...

YSU Grad Remembers His Grandparents with $1M Donation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A $1 million donation to Youngstown State University’s “We See Tomorrow” campaign by Robert W. Reeder III, a 1981 YSU graduate, will create two new professorships in English and history in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. The gift, announced today, is in honor of Reeder’s grandparents who were both […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A $1 million donation to Youngstown State University's "We See Tomorrow" campaign by Robert W. Reeder III, a 1981 YSU graduate, will create two new professorships in English and history in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. The gift, announced today, is in honor of...

Deadline Is June 1 for Leadership Mahoning Valley

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber is seeking applications for the 2018-2019 class of Leadership Mahoning Valley. The deadline is June 1. The program identifies individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who demonstrate leadership talent and community commitment. It provides a general overview of the Mahoning Valley, an opportunity for increased understanding of key […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber is seeking applications for the 2018-2019 class of Leadership Mahoning Valley. The deadline is June 1. The program identifies individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who demonstrate leadership talent and community commitment. It provides a general overview of the Mahoning Valley, an opportunity...