The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents Traci Manning, the Society's Curator of Education, in a Lecture entitled, The Pivotal Right: A History of the Women's Suffrage Movement, on Monday, October 28th at 7 P.M. at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center (325 West Federal Street) in Downtown Youngstown. [Ms.
As part of the Graphic Advocacy Exhibit, the John J. McDonough Museum Of Art (525 Wick Avenue) in Youngstown presents a Lecture by Marlena Buczek Smith on Wednesday, October 30th at 5:30 P.M. in the McDonough Museum Auditorium. [Marlena Buczek Smith will speak about her work and career, and the current exhibition, Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for the Digital Age 2001-2012 features three posters by Ms. Buczek Smith.] More information about this Lecture or the Exhibit is available at (330) 941-1400.
The Shipka Speakers Series of the Youngstown State University Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies presents Professor Jennifer Michael Hecht in a free Lecture entitled, Doubt: A History - The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson, on Tuesday, November 5th at 12:30 P.M. in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center, on the campus of YSU. [Dr.
The Youngstown State University Diversity And Multicultural Affairs Office presents a Native American Workshop entitled, Native Americans - Promoting Knowledge, Clarification, And Correction, on Wednesday, November 13th from 1 until 4 P.M. in the Ohio Room of Kilcawley Center on campus. [Mr. Herman Pipe, a member of the Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes, will share common myths and stereotypes of Native Americans, and correct or clarify them to explain the truths about Native Americans.] More information about this event is available at (330) 941-3370.
The Ohio Cultural Alliance presents an Old World Traditions: Lost And Retained Lecture by Dr. Alexander "Sasha" Patsov, who will discuss Russian traditions on Monday, November 4th at 6 P.M. at the Old North Church (7105 Herbert Road) in Canfield. [Dr. Patsov was born in Moscow, emigrated to the United States about two decades ago, and now teaches at Capital University and The Ohio State University in Columbus. Cultural enrichment will be provided by the St.
Youngstown State University presents a free Forum Gathering discussion entitled, The End Of Men? Not So Fast... on Wednesday, October 16th at 11 A.M. in the James Gallery in Kilcawley Center on the campus of YSU. [The End Of Men? Not So Fast... will feature professors from the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences as they challenge some of the conclusions of Hanna Rosin's lecture on The End Of Men.] More information about this Forum Gathering is available at (330) 941-2320.
As part of the Graphic Advocacy Exhibit, the John J. McDonough Museum Of Art (525 Wick Avenue) in Youngstown presents an open Lecture by Michael Thompson, aka Freestylee, artist without borders, on Thursday, October 10th at 5:30 P.M. in the McDonough Museum Auditorium. [Freestylee, artist without borders, is a graphic designer and artist who was born in Jamaica, and he will speak about his work and career.
The Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table presents Lance Herdegen in a Lecture entitled, The Iron Brigade, on Monday, October 14th at 6:30 P.M. at Antone's Banquet Center (8578 Market Street) in Boardman. [Lance Herdegen is an award-winning author and the Chair of the Wisconsin Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission.] Reservations and more information about this event are available at (330) 726-7603.
The Youngstown State University Alumni And Events Management Office presents a Panel Discussion entitled, The Future Of Fossil Versus Sustainable Energy Sources, on Thursday, November 7th at 6 P.M. in Room 2400 of Moser Hall, on the campus of Youngstown State University. [This panel discussion will feature experts from Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Departments as they discuss wind, solar, nuclear, and fossil fuel technologies.] Reservations and more information about this event is available at (330) 941-1591.
The Youngstown State University Office Of Alumni And Events Management presents a Lecture by Dr. Armon Shayesteh entitled, It's Not About WEIGHT Management, It's About WAIST Management, on Thursday, October 3rd at 5:30 P.M. in the Trustees Meeting Room in Tod Hall, on the campus of YSU. [This lecture will explain how abdominal obesity can increase the risk of developing diseases, and provide an understanding of the relationship between waist measurement and health.] Reservations and more information about this lecture are available at (330) 941-1591.