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Tressel's first actions as YSU President were to greet another group of newly arrived Penguins — Crash Day students.

Tressel Starts Early

While Interim President Ikram Kawaja is on vacation, Jim Tressel got an early start at his new post on Friday, serving as acting president until he … [Continue Reading]

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Tressel's first actions as YSU President were to greet another group of newly arrived Penguins — Crash Day students.

Tressel Starts Early

While Interim President Ikram Kawaja is on vacation, Jim Tressel got an early start at his new post on Friday, serving as acting president until he officially begins his presidency on July 1. With pressing … [Continue Reading]

NFL Star Returns Home to Give Back

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Brad Smith joined with local teens and parents to host his seventh annual True Foundation Football Camp and Girls Chalk Talk Saturday at Youngstown State University. The … [Continue Reading]

The food court fountain machines are among the first Pepsi stocked machines to arrive on campus.

YSU Switches From Coke to Pepsi

After carrying Coca-Cola products for two decades, Youngstown State University will be switching over to Pepsi products starting July 1st. YSU’s new agreement with Pepsi will begin at the end of … [Continue Reading]

The Summer Festival of the Arts provides a venue for local educators to expose students to artistic ideas while promoting local artists.

YSU to Celebrate the Arts

On July 12 and 13, Youngstown State University will host the Summer Festival of the Arts — an event that is expected to attract 13,000 people to the university, stimulating the local economy while … [Continue Reading]

Crash Day attendance nearly doubled from last year, a feat made possible through an increase in admission outreach efforts and aided by President Tressel's appearance at the event.

Prospective Students Crash YSU

On Monday, Youngstown State University hosted Crash Day — an event that invites prospective students to campus, allowing them to explore the school’s buildings and classrooms, meet professors and students … [Continue Reading]

The Pop-Up Design Shop will give nonprofits, businesses and individuals the chance to meet with the Youngstown Design Works students and explore the services they offer.

Change By Design

Youngstown Design Works, an agency run by Youngstown State University Department of Art’s faculty and students, knows how to make change look good. Since it’s launch in April, Youngstown Design Works has … [Continue Reading]

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