• YSU entrance.

    Advisory Board Meeting

    The next WYSU-FM Advisory Board Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 5th at 4:00pm in the WYSU Conference Room in Melnick Hall on the YSU campus. The meeting is open to the public.

  • Sicily Coast Town

    WYSU is Headed to Sicily!

    WYSU's next travel destination is Sicily and you're invited!

  • Pops Concert with Fireworks at Eastwood Field in Niles

    Pops at the Ballpark with Youngstown Symphony is May 21st

    WYSU is a sponsor for the popular “Pops at the Ballpark” concert scheduled for Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Eastwood Field in Niles.

  • Amazon gift with money

    Shop Amazon All Year and Support WYSU

    Everybody wins when you shop at Amazon via wysu.org.Visit Amazon through the WYSU website, make a purchase, and a portion of that purchase will benefit the station -- with no additional cost to you.  Simply start at wysu.org and click on support. That's where you will find the Amazon link.

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    WYSU-FM Open Meeting Policy

    The Youngstown State University's Board of Trustees is WYSU-FM's supervisory board. The Board's general meetings and Institutional Engagement Committee Meetings address WYSU business. These meetings are open to the public.

    The WYSU Advisory Board meetings are also open to the public.

  • The WYSU Smartphone App

    After several months of development and beta testing, WYSU is excited to announce the WYSU smartphone app is available for Apple IOS and Android.

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The Business Journal

  • VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – The 910th Airlift Wing will host a meeting Thursday of Eastern Ohio Military Affairs Commission at the Community Activity Center  of the Youngstown Air Reserve Station here. During the meeting, to run from 1 to 3 p.m., those attending will hear about the commission’s...
     
  • BOLOUGNE-BILLANCOURT, France – Hit hard by the collapse of the global oil and gas market, pipe and tube manufacturer Vallourec posted a net loss of $326 million during the first quarter of 2016, the company said Tuesday. Vallourec, which operates Vallourec Star in Youngstown, said its revenues fell...
     
  • YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The U.S. Department of Transportation is requesting additional information from Aerodynamics Inc. before the certificate it received to allow it to begin its Youngstown-to-Chicago daily service takes effect. Among the information the federal agency requests is third-party...
     

What You Need to Know

  • Support WYSU -- be an underwriter!

    Underwriting is the tax-deductible financial support of public radio by businesses, associations, and nonprofit organizations. This financial support is acknowledged on the air with announcements -- or spots --  which are 15 seconds in length and customized to the specific business or organization.

  • Local Interviews On WYSU

    Don't miss the new interview segment airing Wednesdays on 88.5 WYSU, and hosted by YSU English Department faculty member Tim Francisco.  Tim’s interviews air during the popular Morning Edition. He and his guests take a unique and penetrating look at a wide variety of local subjects, including educational, community and social issues.  Tim also features creative work by local thinkers, leaders and researchers, and he plans to include government and political issues that have broad community application. The segment airs each Wednesday at 5:45 and 7:45 a.m.

  • WYSU's COMMUNITY CALENDAR IS FOR YOU!

    WYSU provides a Community Calendar page as a public service. You can now enter your event directly on our website. Everyone is welcome to submit events to the calendar, though not everyone's submission will be published or announced on air. We specialize in fine and performing art events, large community events, and YSU events.