• City Club event flier with panelist photos

    City Club Plans for March 6 Event on Education

    WYSU is proudly helping to sponsor the third City Club of the Mahoning Valley dinner and discussion on Monday, March 6, at Stambaugh Auditorium.  The event begins with dinner at 5:30pm and will be followed by a panel discussion on The Future of Public Education in Ohio's Cities at 6pm.

  • Valentine hearts encouraging vehicle donation to support WYSU.

    Donate the old car that is close to your heart!

    Your car has been good to you, so why not let it be good to someone else? By donating it through the Car Talk Vehicle Donation Program you will help the station pay for the programs you love!

  • The "Y" -- YSU logo

    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.

  • Photo of John Kiriakou, Former CIA Officer

    Former CIA Officer to Speak in Youngstown March 14

    John Kiriakou, a former CIA officer, noted author and commentator, will speak on "Ethics in Intelligence Operations" on Tuesday, March 14, in Youngstown. The lecture begins at 7:00 p.m. and will take place at St. John's Church on Wick Avenue. Reservations are encouraged for this FREE event, by calling the church at 330-743-3175. Parking is available behind the church, off Walnut Street.

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National Public Radio

  • (Top) Police make arrests as they move through the Oceti Sakowin camp. (Bottom) The police moved steadily and slowly through the camp, accompanied by Humvees and maintaining a perimeter of the cleared area.

    PHOTOS: The Final Hours Of A Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Camp

    On Thursday morning, law enforcement entered the Oceti Sakowin camp to do a final sweep before officially shutting it down, ending a months-long protest against the completion of the nearby Dakota Access Pipeline.

    The Oceti Sakowin camp was the largest of several temporary camps on the northern edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota. Protesters have been living on this land for months, in support of members of the Standing Rock Sioux.

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    The war against ISIS is entering a tough new phase, as Iraqi fighters with growing U.S. assistance push into western Mosul, warns the senior American commander in Iraq, Lt. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend. "ISIS is a brutal, brutal enemy," said Townsend, speaking in Erbil as Iraq's...

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  • GROVE CITY, Pa. — The campus in rural southeastern Mercer County, Pa., looks exactly as Hollywood would build a set to shoot a movie about college life. Collegiate Gothic architecture – large red-brick buildings punctuated with white stone arches, huge windows and tall oak doors – is set on 180...
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Writer's Almanac

  • Lucky by Kirsten Dierking

    All this time,
    the life you were
    supposed to live
    has been rising around you
    like the walls of a house
    designed with warm
    harmonious lines.

    As if you had actually
    planned it that way.

Composer's Datebook

  • Deems Taylor and David Del Tredici in Wonderland

    In February of 1919, members of the New York Chamber Music Society gave the premiere performance of this music—an instrumental suite by the American composer Deems Taylor, titled "Through the Looking Glass." A few years later, Deems Taylor landed a job as music critic for the New York World, and