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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
As part of the 6th Annual Ohio Nonviolence Week, the Simeon Booker Award for Courage will be presented to Judge Nathaniel Jones, on Wednesday, October 5th, at 7:00 pm. in Ford Theater at the DeYor Performing Arts Center. Jerry Mitchell, investigative reporter for the Clarion Ledger in Jackson, Mississippi is the keynote speaker. The Youngstown Connection will be performing. Tickets are $10 and available at he DeYor box office, at 330-744-0264 or youngstownsymphony.com.