The YSU Department of Art is a sponsor of "Arts Mean Business: The Changing Face of Arts Education in Ohio," on Wednesday, November 9, at 7:30 pm, at The Raymond John Wean Foundation, 147 West Market Street, in Warren, Ohio. Free parking is available in the Franklin Street parking deck. The presenter is Tim Katz, from the Ohio Alliance for Arts Education.
The YSU Department of Art presents a lecture by Canadian curator, artist, critic, and cultural worker Nicole Burisch, on Wednesday, November 2, at 5:00 pm, in the YSU McDonough Museum of Art. Burisch is based in Montreal. Much of her work has focused on contemporary craft and craft theory, and she has researched, published, exhibited, and lectured on this topic in Canada and internationally.
YSU's Department of Art Guest Artist Lecture Series will feature curator, artist, critic, and cultural worker Nicole Burisch on Wednesday, November 2 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Ms. Burisch is based in Montreal and is a 2014-2016 Core Fellow Critic-in-Residence with the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The lecture is free and open to the public.
The Salem Public Library presents a program on "Woman Suffrage: A Celebration of Persistence," on Thursday, October 6, at 11:00 am, in the library’s Quaker Room. The program features Kim Kenney, Curator of the William McKinley Presidential Library & Museum. Registration is required online at salem.lib.oh.us, or by phone at at 330-332-0042. The program is free and open to the public.
Delta Sigm Theta Sorority, Inc. Youngstown Alumnae Chapter presents a program on, "Answering The Call, The Autobiography of Youngstown's Native Son: The Honorable Judge Nathaniel R. Jones." Judge Jones will talk about his autobiography, which will be followed by a brief discussion and book signing, on Thursday, October 20, at 7:00 pm, at the DeBartolo Stadium Club, at YSU. Presented in conjunction with the YSU Foundation. More information at youngstowndst.com
The Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table presents "The Last Road North: the Gettysburg Campaign," a lecture by Dan Welch, seasonal ranger at Gettysburg National Monument Park, on Monday, October 10, 6:30 pm, at Antone’s Banquet Centre, in Boardman. Reservations required. More information at 330-757-4727 or mahoningvalleycwrt.com.
YSU's Department of Art Guest Artist Lecture Series will feature photojournalist and photographer Steven Rubin on Wednesday, October 19 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Mr. Rubin is an Associate Professor of Art at Penn State University, and his photographs have been published in The New York Times Magazine and National Geographic. The lecture is free and open to the public.
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.