This Week at YSU, March 31, 2014

March 28, 2014  |  

Check out what's happening this week at Youngstown State University.Monday, March 31, 8 p.m. YSU’s Dana School of Music presents the modern premiere of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach’s “Passion according to St. Luke (1775)” in Trinity United Methodist Church, 30 West Front St., in downtown Youngstown. More here.

Tuesday, April 1, 7:30 p.m. Hasia Diner, the Paul and Sylvia Steinberg Professor of American Jewish History at New York University, gives the lecture “We Remember with Reverence and Love: American Jews and the Myth of Silence After the Holocaust” in the President’s Suite, Kilcawley Center. The free lecture open to the public is sponsored by the YSU Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies. More here.

Tuesday, April 1, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. YSU’s annual QUEST Forum for Student Scholarship celebrates its 25th anniversary as nearly 400 students present research in Kilcawley Center. The event is free and open to the public. More here.

Wednesday, April 2, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More than 75 employers will attend the Spring 2014 All Majors Career Fair in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center. More here.

Wednesday, April 2, 12:15 p.m. YSU’ Dana School of Music presents a free Music at Noon concert in the Butler Institute of American Art.

Wednesday, April 2, 5:30 p.m. Opening reception for a new exhibition titled “The Boy from Apsa: The Life of Bill Vegh” in the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor in Youngstown. More here.

Wednesday, April 2, 5:30 p.m. YSU’s Department of Art presents a lecture by Sabhia Basrai, Design Action Collective, in YSU’s McDonough Museum of Art Lecture Hall. More here.

Wednesday, April 2, 5:30 p.m. YSU baseball takes on Pitt at Eastwood Field. More at www.ysusports.com.

Michael Ruse

Michael Ruse

Thursday, April 3, 12:30 p.m. Michael Ruse, a world-renowned expert on the relationship between science and religion, presents “Evolution vs. Creationism” in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center. The free lecture, which is open to the public, is part of the Dr. Thomas and Albert Shipka Speaker Series. More here.

Friday, April 4, 4 p.m. The YSU Presidential Search Advisory Committee meets in the Manchester Room on the first floor of Tod Hall on campus.

Saturday, April 5, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Trombone Day, a free event sponsored by YSU’s Dana School of Music, will be in Bliss Hall. More here.

Saturday, April 5. YSU hosts the 2014 conference of the College English Association of Ohio. More here.

Sunday, April 6 through Thursday, April 10. YSU’s Williamson College of Business Administration welcomes MBA students and faculty from the University of Sào Paulo in Brazil for the sixteenth annual business-study tour. More here.

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