YSU's Department of Art Lecture Series will feature visual artist Robert Atwell on Thursday, October 13 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Mr. Atwell is a Wisconsin-based artist who works primarily with enamel and collage.
Award-winning investigative journalist Jerry Mitchell, best known for his reporting on the Civil Rights movement in the South, will speak on Wednesday, October. 5,at 2:00 pm, in Williamson Hall on the campus of Youngstown State University. The event, part of Youngstown’s Nonviolence Week, is free and open to the public. The lecture is sponsored by YSU's Department of Communication and Africana Studies Program.
The City Club of the Mahoning Valley presents a panel discussion on the "Election Results and Their Impact on the Mahoning Valley," on Monday, November 14, at Stambaugh Auditorium. Members of the panel include Marilyn Geewax, Senior Business Editor of NPR; Karen Kasler, Bureau Chief, Ohio Statehouse News Bureau; Doug Livingston, Akron Beacon Journal politics reporter; David Skolnick, The Vindicator politics reporter; & Dr. Paul Sracic, chair of the YSU Department of Politics & International Relations. Dinner begins at 5:30 pm, andd the program at 6:00 pm.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents a Jazz Clinic featuring Ben Monder, New England Conservatory and New York City jazz guitarist, on Friday, September 30, from Noon - 2:30 pm, in Room 2222, in Bliss Hall, on the YSU campus.
Westminster College presents Pulitzer Prize winning author Geraldine Brooks, on Wednesday, September 28, at 7:00 pm, at Orr Auditorium on the campus of Westminster College in New Wilmington. Brooks will discuss her New York Times bestseller “People of the Book” and how she writes such compelling books. The event is free and open to the public. More information at westminster.edu.
The Dorothy Day House of Hospitality will host a Roundtable Discussion on Human Trafficking, on Thursday, September 22nd, at 7:00 pm, at the Dorothy Day House, 620 Belmont Avenue, in Youngstown. The presenter will be Lizette Olsen, the Executive Director of AWARE, Mercer County Center against Domestic and Sexual Violence.
WYSU-Fm presents a lecture by David Barsamian, on "Media, Capitalism, & Democracy,"on Wednesday, October 26, at 7:00 pm, in the Ohio Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. Barsamian is host of Alternative Radio, which airs Sunday mornings at 6:00 am, on WYSU-FM. The lecture is free and open to the public.
The YSU Office of Student Diversity Programs and the Mathematical Association of America present "From Swap Meets to Fractional Derivatives: How I Decided On a Career in Academia," on Friday, September 23, at 3:00 pm, in the Cafaro Suite, Room 510, of YSU's Lincoln Building. Dr. Cynthia Flores, a Mathematics Assistant Professor at California State University, Channel Islands, will discuss her journey towards a PhD in mathematics and explore the role of fractional order derivatives as they occur in certain partial differential equations. More information available from Dr.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents "Studying Abroad in Latin America: Benefits Vs. Myths," on Tuesday, September 20th, at 2:00 pm in the Presidential Suite, in YSU's Kilcawley Center Suite. A panel of YSU students and professionals will share their immersion experiences in Latin American countries. More information at at email@example.com.
The YSU Department of Art presents a lecture by guest artist Amber Kempthorn, on Monday, September 26, 1:00 pm, in the Jusith Rae Solomon Gallery, in YSU's Bliss Hall. The subjecy of the lecture will be drawing. It is free and open to the public.