Dustin Hall

Religious Studies major learns Sanskrit

Dustin Hall of Hubbard is spending his summer immersed in studying another language. The senior religious studies major will be completing two semesters of intermediate […]

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Jim and Ellen Tressel welcome employees to the Pollock House on July 1, Tressel's first official day as YSU president.

Tressel: Increasing excellence, celebrating tradition, creating success

By Jim Tressel YSU President Ellen and I cannot begin to express how honored and fortunate we feel to be back on the campus of […]

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Changing of the names – Poli Sci, Bursar

Two names are changing on campus. The Political Science department is switching to the Department of Politics and International Relations. Chair Paul Sracic said the […]

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Faculty/staff achievements

Karen Giorgetti, associate professor and chair, Psychology, joined Robert Roerich of Southwoods Counseling to present a poster session titled “Reliability and Validity of the Roerich […]

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Faculty Emeritus

The YSU Board of Trustees has approved faculty emeritus status for the following retirees: Dora Bailey, Professor and Chair, Teacher Education. Cheryl Bosley, Professor, Nursing. […]

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Khawaja retires after more than 40 years at YSU

Hundreds came to Tod Hall and stood in line to bid farewell to Ikram Khawaja, interim president, who retired June 30 after more than four […]

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Jim and Ellen Tressel featured

Tressel: Students are our number one mission

After the news spread that the YSU Board of Trustees had named Jim Tressel president, the texts and emails flooded Tressel’s inbox. So many, in […]

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YSU faculty/staff achievements

Steven Brown, professor, English, won the Nancy Dasher Award from the College English Association of Ohio for his University of Michigan Press book, Listening Myths. […]

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Left to right are Kim Coleman, Margaret Hafner, Matthew Nelms, Kent Jacina and Tracey Dodrill.

Fabricae Vniuersitatis: COMPASS workers

Every Monday, Margaret Hafner begins work at noon. Most days though, she’s there early. “It’s better than staying at home,” she says. This sort of […]

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Carl F. Chuey

In memoriam…Carl F. Chuey

Carl F. Chuey, an associate professor of biology at YSU since 1967 and curator of the YSU Herbarium, died April 18. He was 70. He […]

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2014 Distinguished Professor Awards

The following faculty members received Distinguished Professor Awards at the annual YSU Honors Convocation: For excellence in teaching: Marsha M. Huber, Department of Accounting and […]

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John Jakubek

John R. Jakubek reappointed to YSU Board of Trustees

Gov. John R. Kasich has reappointed of Dr. John R. Jakubek of Canfield to a nine-year term on the Youngstown State University Board of Trustees. […]

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