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(From left to right) Carole Weimer, John Jakubek and Sudershan Garg at a Board of 
Trustees meeting on February 17. The Board will meet next week to begin narrowing down the list of presidential candidates.

Board to Begin Narrowing Presidential List

The Youngstown State University presidential search committee — comprised entirely of Board of Trustee members — will meet next week to begin … [Continue Reading]

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(From left to right) Carole Weimer, John Jakubek and Sudershan Garg at a Board of 
Trustees meeting on February 17. The Board will meet next week to begin narrowing down the list of presidential candidates.

Board to Begin Narrowing Presidential List

The Youngstown State University presidential search committee — comprised entirely of Board of Trustee members — will meet next week to begin narrowing down the list of presidential candidates. By … [Continue Reading]

Shaun Slifer (left) and Bec Young (right), two artists from the Justseeds Cooperative, spoke in the McDonough Museum of Art’s lecture room on Wednesday.

EMERGENT FUTURES NOW: JUSTSEEDS

Youngstown State University’s art department invited Shaun Slifer and Bec Young, artists from the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative, to the McDonough Museum of Art to speak to students about their group and … [Continue Reading]

YNDC Neighborhood Planner Tom Hetrick addressing a group of students and faculty in the Gallery Room in Kilcawley. Photo by Rick Pollo.

YNDC Visits Campus, Discusses Local Issues

Tom Hetrick, a Youngstown Neighborhood Development Cooperation planner, spoke to a handful of students in Kilcawley Center’s Gallery Room on Monday to discuss issues pertinent to the area. The YNDC is a … [Continue Reading]

Phil Kidd works at his Defend Youngstown shop downtown. Kidd started Defend Youngstown in 2004 and has worked to improve the Youngstown community.

KIDD STANDS UP FOR YOUNGSTOWN

The Valley needs some help from the community and Phil Kidd might be just the person Youngstown has been looking for. Kidd is a dedicated citizen who looks to make Youngstown thrive again, or at least get … [Continue Reading]

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Alcohol Awareness Month

According to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, more than 1,700 college students in U.S. die each year — about 4.65 per day — as a result of alcohol-related injuries. The Youngstown … [Continue Reading]

Students walk the runway during the EveryBODY Fashion Show on Tuesday. The show, now in its third year, was started in the memory of fashion merchandising student Danielle Peters.

FASHION WITH A PURPOSE

Danielle Peters was a fashion merchandising student at Youngstown State University. At the age of 21, in the summer of 2012, she passed away due to bulimia. In response, YSU fashion students decided to honor … [Continue Reading]

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