Akron native David Giffels, author of The Hard Way on Purpose: Essays and Dispatches from the Rust Belt, will speak at Canfield High School on Thursday, September 11 at 3:00 pm. All are welcome to attend.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents a discussion on Making the Most of a Multicultural Diet While in College, in the James Gallery of the YSU Kilcawley Center on Thursday, September 25, 12:00 pm. The YSU Department of Campus Recreation will be hosting an event on multicultural foods and restaurants offered on campus and in the Youngstown community. More information is available from Ryan McNicholas at 330-941-2207 or email@example.com.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents Koula Glaros-King in a lecture titled Immigration Reform: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, at the Newport Branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, on Market Street in Youngstown, on Wednesday, September 24, at 6:30 pm. Koula Glaros-King is an Attorney at Community Legal Aid specializing in immigration work. The lecture is co-sponsored by the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents a lecture by Dr. Pamela E. Harris, titled My journey to a PhD Through the Study of Representation Theory of Lie Algebras, in Room 510 of the Lincoln Building on the YSU campus, on Friday, September 19, at 3:00 pm. Dr. Harris is a Mexican-American Davies Research Fellow with dual appointments at the United States Military Academy and the Army Research Lab.
Traci Manning, the Curator of Education at the Mahoning Valley Historical Society will give a talk on The Pivotal Right, A History of the Women's Suffrage Movement, at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center, at 325 West Federal Street, on Thursday, October 16, at noon.
Rick Rowlands, Executive Director, Youngstown Steel Heritage Museum, will give a talk titled 1914-2014: A Century of Steelmaking in Brier Hill, at the Tyler Center of the Mahoning Valley Historical Center on West Federal Street in Youngstown, on Thursday, September 18 at noon.
This Opening Ceremony for Hispanic Heritage Month is on Thursday, September 18, at 12:15pm at the Mahoning County Courthouse. The event will feature a flag ceremony representing 22 Hispanic countries as well as musical performances. The keynote speaker will be attorney Miriam Ocasio and YSU student Josiah Banks will serve as emcee. The event is co-sponsored the YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee and the YSU Office of Student Diversity Programs. More information about all Hispanic Heritage Month events is available at 330-941-2086.
Walt Musial, principal engineer at the National Wind Technology Center at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, will give a lecture on Wind Power, on Wednesday, November 12 at 7:00 pm, in Room 2000 of Moser Hall on the YSU campus.
Dr. Clovis Linkous, professor of Chemistry at Youngstown State University, will give a lecture he subject Solar Photovoltaic Technology, on Wednesday, November 5, at 7:00 pm, in Room 2000 of Moser Hall, on the YSU campus.
Katie Huffling, Director of Programs at Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environmentswill give a lecture on Public Health Impacts of Shale Gas Development: The Role of Nurses, on Wednesday, October 29, at 7:00 pm, in Room 2000 of Moser Hall on the YSU campus at 7:00 pm. More information available at 330-941-1753 and www.ysunews.com/10836/.