The YSU Department of Women and Gender Studies is sponsoring a panel discussion entitled "The Hunting Ground," on Friday, April 22 at 11:00 am, in Room 2212 of Williamson Hall on the YSU campus. On the panel will be Sofie Karasek of End of Rape on Campus and Lyn Bilal of the Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence.
the YSU Department of Women's and Gender Studies is sponsoring a free screening of the documentary film, "The Hunting Ground," on Friday, April 22, at 5:30 pm, in Room 358 of DeBartolo Hall on the YSU campus. The film covers the incidence of sexual assault on college campuses in the United States and what its creators say is a failure of college administrations to deal with it adequately.
Westminster College's Tine House Project will host speaker Bill Rockhill, Tiny House construction expert from Woodgate, New York, at 7:00 pm, Thursday, April 28 in the Witherspoon Rooms of the McKelvey Campus Center, on the Westminster campus. The event is free and open to the public. The Tiny House project at Westminster College is an educational movement allowing the College to develop a unique living and learning experience that integrates concepts of sustainability, simple living, and environmental studies into students’ coursework and lifestyles.
The Mahoning Valley Chorale, under the direction of Kris Harper, will present their popular Italian concert, “To Italy With Love” on Sunday, April 24th at 3:00 pm at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 1125 Turin Avenue, Youngstown, in the Historic Brier Hill District. The concert will feature Italian opera, love songs and folk tunes which are favorites of the Italian culture. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Kris Harper at 330-707-2144 or through email at firstname.lastname@example.org. We can also be contacted through our facebook page The Mahoning Valley Chorale.
The Melnick Medical Museum at YSU is hosting a banner exhibit from the National Library of Medicine called "From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry," on Wednesday, May 4, at 6:00 pm, at te Brewtus Brewing Company, located at 23 Chestnut Street in downtown Sharon. The banners explore the role of microbes in medicine, such as penicillin, insulin, and antitoxins. Brewtus Brewing Company will also hold a demonstration and tour of their brewing equipment.
The event is free and open to the public.
The Melnick Medical Museum at YSU is hosting a banner exhibit from the National Library of Medicine called "From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry." These banners will be on display in YSU's Ward Beecher Hall through Saturday, May 14th. In conjunction with this exhibit, the Rust Belt Taphouse is giving a short lecture and demonstration of beer brewing, highlighting the role of yeast on Saturday, May 14, 3:00 - 5:00 pm.. The exhibit banners will be on display at the Taphouse that day. This event is free and open to the public.
The Youngstown Business and Professional Women & YWCA of Youngstown are sponsoring the event "Equal Pay Day Unhappy Hour & Networking Open House," for women in the workplace, on Tuesday, April 12 at 5:00 pm, at Magic Tree Pub & Eatery, 7463 South Avenue, in Boardman. This event helps raise awareness for the gender wage gap still existing in today’s workplace.
The YWCA of Youngstown presents the 4th Annual Stand Against Racism, on Friday, April 29 at 9:00 am, in the Ohio Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. This year’s event will bring together members of law enforcement and the community for a positive dialogue on working together to eliminate racism. More information at ywca.org/youngstown.
The Southside Fine Arts Academy will offer summer programming in collaboration with Neighborhood Ministries Center at Rockford Village, 1402B Dogwood Lane, in Youngstown, on Wednesdays through August 17th from 11:00 am-3:00 pm. Classes in creative writing/poetry, choir, visual arts, dance and drum circle will be offered. Summer programming will resume at the Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 1420 Youngstown-Poland Road through August 23rd from 4:00 - 7:00 pm.