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YSU Professor to Tour NASA Space Flight Center

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Adam Earnheardt, chairman of the Department of Communication at Youngstown State University, will visit NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland Friday as part of tour for social media influencers. The tour group was chosen because of their ability to reach broad audiences on social media. The Goddard Center houses NASA’s Atlas, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Adam Earnheardt, chairman of the Department of Communication at Youngstown State University, will visit NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland Friday as part of tour for social media influencers. The tour group was chosen because of their ability to reach broad audiences on social media. The...

Mohip Will Not Approve Funding for HB70 Appeals

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown City Schools CEO Krish Mohip has announced that he will not approve funding for the school board to appeal House Bill 70, the state law known as the “Youngstown Plan” that allows school districts to be run by state-appointed CEOs. “The school board brought this lawsuit before the transformation had even […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown City Schools CEO Krish Mohip has announced that he will not approve funding for the school board to appeal House Bill 70, the state law known as the “Youngstown Plan” that allows school districts to be run by state-appointed CEOs. “The school board brought this lawsuit...

YSU Enters Public Phase of $100M Capital Campaign

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University announced the public phase of its $100 capital campaign, “We See Tomorrow,” Thursday afternoon in the Jocelyne Kollay Linsalata room of Williamson Hall. Linsalata, who earned a baccalaureate in foreign languages and later an MBA at YSU, is chairwoman of the ambitious effort to raise the remaining $48.3 million […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University announced the public phase of its $100 capital campaign, “We See Tomorrow,” Thursday afternoon in the Jocelyne Kollay Linsalata room of Williamson Hall. Linsalata, who earned a baccalaureate in foreign languages and later an MBA at YSU, is chairwoman of the ambitious effort to...

YSU’s High School Mail Art Show Opens Oct. 30

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Department of Art’s High School Mail Art Show opens Oct. 30 and runs through Nov. 21 in the Judith Rae Solomon Gallery in Bliss Hall. A public reception will be held in the gallery from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Nov. 9. The exhibit and reception are free and open […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Department of Art's High School Mail Art Show opens Oct. 30 and runs through Nov. 21 in the Judith Rae Solomon Gallery in Bliss Hall. A public reception will be held in the gallery from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Nov. 9. The exhibit and...

Fifarek’s Appointment Official, Mamula Joins Library Staff

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Aimee Fifarek, the candidate selected as the new executive director of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, has successfully completed the requirements of the offer of employment extended to her Oct. 17. Fifarek, a resident of Scottsdale, Ariz., will relocate to the area and will assume her new position no […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Aimee Fifarek, the candidate selected as the new executive director of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, has successfully completed the requirements of the offer of employment extended to her Oct. 17. Fifarek, a resident of Scottsdale, Ariz., will relocate to the area and will...

4 YSU Business Students Named Beeghly Fellows

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Four business students from Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration have been selected as the John D. Beeghly Fellows for the fall semester. The Beeghly Fellows program provides students with a paid fellowship working with the Ohio Small Business Development Center at YSU. Projects include marketing research, preparation of financial […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Four business students from Youngstown State University's Williamson College of Business Administration have been selected as the John D. Beeghly Fellows for the fall semester. The Beeghly Fellows program provides students with a paid fellowship working with the Ohio Small Business Development Center at YSU. Projects include...

Sracic Lectures on American Conservatism in Europe

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Paul Sracic, professor and chair of Politics and International Relations at Youngstown State University, is in Ireland and Belgium this week for a series of lectures. The trip includes a presentation during the “Creative Minds: Exploring Conservatism America” event at the residence of U.S. Ambassador Reece Smyth in Dublin. Sracic will be […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Paul Sracic, professor and chair of Politics and International Relations at Youngstown State University, is in Ireland and Belgium this week for a series of lectures. The trip includes a presentation during the “Creative Minds: Exploring Conservatism America” event at the residence of U.S. Ambassador Reece Smyth...

Boys & Girls Club Partners with Youngstown Schools

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Youngstown is expanding its impact through a new partnership with Youngstown City Schools. The club recently opened three new sites in the Youngstown district serving students in grades seven and eight in Martin Luther King, William Holmes McGuffey and Paul C. Bunn Schools. “The ‘tween age can be […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Youngstown is expanding its impact through a new partnership with Youngstown City Schools. The club recently opened three new sites in the Youngstown district serving students in grades seven and eight in Martin Luther King, William Holmes McGuffey and Paul C. Bunn Schools....

YSU Trustees Ratify New Faculty Contract

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio –The Youngstown State University Board of Trustees today unanimously approved a new three-year contract with the university’s faculty union. The union had overwhelmingly ratified the contract earlier this month. “Our thanks for the hard work, dedication and professionalism of the negotiating teams on both sides,” said Leonard Schiavone, board chair. “Our faculty are […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio --The Youngstown State University Board of Trustees today unanimously approved a new three-year contract with the university’s faculty union. The union had overwhelmingly ratified the contract earlier this month. “Our thanks for the hard work, dedication and professionalism of the negotiating teams on both sides,” said Leonard Schiavone,...

Home Savings Presents Check to Education Partnership

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Home Savings Charitable Foundation donated a $2,500 check to The Education Partnership based in Pittsburgh for general program support. “We work to address educational inequalities in low income neighborhoods by partnering with organizations like Home Savings to provide and enable access to the tools and resources necessary to support teachers and enhance a student’s […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Home Savings Charitable Foundation donated a $2,500 check to The Education Partnership based in Pittsburgh for general program support. “We work to address educational inequalities in low income neighborhoods by partnering with organizations like Home Savings to provide and enable access to the tools and resources necessary to support...