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Students place first and third in OH-PENN Business Competition

Richard Wetzel of Poland, Ohio, a senior at Youngstown State University, placed first at the OH-PENN Business Plan Competition, and his winning entry is drawing […] more.
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Sophomore selected for prestigious Ernst & Young Emerging Leaders Program

Kayla Cerimele of Canfield, a sophomore accounting major at Youngstown State University, has been selected to attend Ernst & Young’s Emerging Leaders Program May 28 […] more.

Undergrad awarded Critical Language Scholarship

Celeste Marshall is YSU’s recipient of the State Department Critical Language Scholarship and will study abroad this summer in this prestigious, fully funded program in […] more.
The YSU team of Eric Shehadi, Tim Shaffer and Sarah Ritchey received the distinction of Meritorious for their submission titled "Life in the Fast Lane."

YSU teams deemed “Meritorious” in worldwide math contest

Two teams of Youngstown State University undergraduate students won Meritorious awards in this year’s Mathematical Contest in Modeling, placing the teams in the top 11 […] more.
From left, YSU accounting students Steven Wright, Andrew Pizzulo, Mike McKinney and Christopher Trucksis placed first in the Beta Alpha Psi Midwest Region meeting in Indianapolis.

YSU accounting students extend winning streak at regional competition

Youngstown State University accounting students continued their winning ways at the Beta Alpha Psi Midwest Region competition, placing first in the Best Practices competition at […] more.
The YSU News Center maintains the official news of Youngstown State University.

Students earn scholarships from NECA

Three Youngstown State University students have been awarded $1,000 scholarships from the Mahoning Valley National Electrical Contractors Association. Receiving the scholarships are Nicholas Gealy of […] more.
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Students attend Beta Gamma Sigma Leadership Forum

Youngstown State University students Sophia Martini of Girard, Ohio, senior finance major, and Eric Walters of Boardman, Ohio, senior marketing management major, represented the YSU […] more.
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Student deemed “Outstanding” by Ohio Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

In 2011, Alexis Weber, nee Allen came to YSU, and she has been hard at work ever since. Not willing to let her time go […] more.
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Alumni Spotlight: Introducing a New Therapy to Heal Failing Hearts

Dr. Amit Patel, ’93 BS in Biology, ’94 MS in Immunophysiology YSU alumnus Dr. Amit Patel is making medical history at the University of Utah […] more.
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Alumni Spotlight: Preparing the Nation for Climate Change

Paula Brooks, ’75 BA in Political Science, Pre-Law Paula Brooks was just stepping to the podium at a government energy conference in Chicago last November […] more.
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Penguin Mates, Winter 2014

Since the summer of 2013, YSU Magazine has been inviting married YSU couples to share their love stories in our new Penguin Mates column. The […] more.

Scholar/Athlete to join Academic All-Star team

Devoting time to excel in the classroom and on the field is a tough act for many typical athletes. To honor accomplishments both academic and […] more.