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.
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Former YSU president visits campus to promote novel

Former Youngstown State University President Leslie H. Cochran is returning to campus to promote his novel, Signature Affair. Cochran, president of YSU from 1992 to […] more.

Student graduates; takes his sax and joins the Army Band

It’s an old saxophone, well worn where it has rubbed against shirts and belts. To Mark Higgins, who graduates this spring from YSU, it’s the […] more.

Freshman spends summer doing research at Texas A&M

Ashley Orr has made the most of her time at YSU. While attending a conference in Nebraska to present research on the combination of math […] more.

Graduate earns engineering fellowship at Univ. of Florida

Stephen Rakocy was born an engineer. In high school, he took engineering classes as part of Ohio’s Project Lead the Way, an initiative to increase […] more.
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YSU welcomes new class of University Scholars

Youngstown State University welcomed the new class of Leslie H. Cochran University Scholars today at a special ceremony in Kilcawley Center on the YSU campus. […] more.

YSU Dana graduate earns fellowship at Carnegie Mellon

YSU students never cease to amaze with their varied interests, but for Morgan Wynn, a May 2013 graduate, playing the trombone has past the point […] more.

Student awarded doctoral scholarship to Notre Dame

How about full-ride scholarships the whole way to the end of your doctorate? Sounds appealing, and that’s just what senior and current YSU University Scholar […] more.
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Student slated to sing at the Vatican Choir

Art has the Louvre, theater has Broadway, and for classical and opera singers, it would be hard to beat the prestige of singing at the […] more.
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Scholars/Honors students featured in talent show

Dancing, singing, music, comedy and magic will be featured at the first Youngstown State University Scholars and Honors Talent Show, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20 […] more.
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YSU Penguin, Harding pen pals to meet

A partnership between Youngstown State University, Harding Elementary School and YSU Penguin Pen Pals reaches a milestone this week when Harding students meet face-to-face with […] more.
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YSU students take first in national Green Energy competition

A group of Youngstown State University engineering students bested teams from 18 other universities, including Penn State and Purdue, to take first place in the […] more.