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Little Free Library planted in North Side neighborhood

The Youngstown State University Poetry Center Outreach Program, Etruscan Press and the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County are planting a Little Free Library […] more.
Randy Hoover

Prof launches website to advocate for public school teachers

Randy L. Hoover, emeritus professor of Teacher Education at Youngstown State University, has launched a new website to provide a central location for teachers, administrators […] more.
Ellen Jones

Theater prof: It is good to be green

There’s no questioning Ellen Jones’ environmental friendliness. After all, she’s an avid recycler and has even been known to keep a worm composter to recycle […] more.
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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 […] more.
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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. […] more.
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New Boyd scholarship assists minority students in health careers

Dr. Joan J. and Willard L. Boyd have established a scholarship at Youngstown State University to assist qualified minority students who have an interest in […] more.
Pictured left to right are: (standing) Ruthie King, executive director of the Boys and Girls Club of Youngstown, and Susanne Miller, APAS grants coordinator; (kneeling) Michael Glonek, APAS president; and  Boys and Girls club members Carson Conrad, Rosemarie Williams, Jaronte Betts and Rachael Conrad.

YSU APAS donates $500 to Boys and Girls Club

Youngstown State University’s Association of Professional/Administrative Staff recently donated $500 to the Boys and Girls Club of Youngstown. The funds were the result of a […] more.
Farm to YOU

YSU community participates in Farm to YOU

Anyone looking to feast on fresh fruit and vegetables and to support local farmers this summer need look no further than Farm to YOU. Farm […] more.
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YSU, Eastern Gateway awarded $550,000 in equipment grants

Youngstown State University and Eastern Gateway Community College have been awarded nearly $550,000 in state grants that will help improve the region’s manufacturing capacity and […] more.
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Al Bright, John White receive Heritage Award at Faculty/Staff Banquet

Two respected, long-time faculty members will receive the Heritage Award at Youngstown State University’s annual Faculty and Staff Awards Banquet on Friday, May 2, in […] more.
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Staff honored for Distinguished Service

The following individuals will receive Distinguished Service Awards at the Faculty and Staff Awards Banquet on Friday, May 2: Classified Service Awards Dawn Amolsch, Biological […] more.
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Faculty and staff achievements

Jim Andrews and Mike Crescimanno, professors, Physics and Astronomy, and graduate student Bijayandra Shakya, were among the authors of the paper, “Co-extruded mechanically tunable multilayer […] more.