The Youngstown State University Department of Art presents a free lecture by Dan Byers, the Richard Armstrong Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Carnegie Museum of Art, on Monday, March 24th at 5:30 P.M. in the Lecture Hall at the John J. McDonough Museum of Art (525 Wick Avenue) in Youngstown. More information about this free lecture is available at (330) 941-3627.
As part of the Beecher Art And Technology Series, the Youngstown State University Department of Art presents an Emergent Futures Now Lecture by Dana Bishop-Root and Ginger Brooks Takahashi on Thursday, March 20th at 2 P.M. in the Zona Auditorium of the Butler Institute of American Art (524 Wick Avenue) in Youngstown. [Dana Bishop-Root and Ginger Brooks Takahashi were part of the creation of General Sisters, an open General Store in an experimental art space.] More information about this lecture is available at (330) 941-3627.
As part of the Bites and Bits of History Series, the Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents Lea Mollman in a lecture entitled Tea And Polite Society, on Thursday, April 17th at noon at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center (325 West Federal Street) in Downtown Youngstown. Guests are invited to bring their own lunch for events in this series. [Lea Mollman is the Registrar of the MVHS, and will speak about high society manners, dress, calling cards, and afternoon tea.] More information about this event is available at (330) 743-2589.
The Youngstown State University Diversity And Multicultural Affairs Office presents a lecture entitled Asian American And Pacific Islander Heritage, on Wednesday, April 2nd at noon in the Meeting Room of the Main Branch Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (305 Wick Avenue) in Youngstown. More information about this lecture is available at (330) 740-6086.
The Villa Maria Education and Spirituality Center presents a Taize Prayer and Music Service on Tuesday, March 18th at 7 P.M. in the Magnificat Chapel in the Center (2067 Evergreen Road) in Pennsylvania. [This Christian interdenominational prayer event will feature music, scripture, and silence.] More information about this event is available at (724) 964-8886.
The Dana School of Music and the Youngstown State University Diversity and Multicultural Affairs Office present America's Music: A Film History of Our Popular Music from Bluegrass to Broadway - Swing Jazz on Wednesday, April 16th at 7 P.M. at Stambaugh Auditorium (1000 Fifth Avenue) in Youngstown. [This program will feature performances by YSU Jazz Ensembles and screening of Ken Burns' Jazz: Episode 6, Swing, The Velocity of Celebration and International Sweethearts of Rhythm.] More information about this event is available at (330) 941-3636.
The Shipka Speakers Series of the Youngstown State University Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies presents Professor Michael Ruse in a free lecture entitled Evolution Vs. Creation, on Thursday, April 3rd at 12:30 P.M. in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center, on the campus of YSU. [Dr. Ruse, from Florida State University, is a preeminent expert on Darwinism's effect on education, science, and religion.
As part of Women's History Month, Youngstown State University presents a free lecture by YSU professor of chemistry Sherri Lovelace-Cameron, about Women in the Sciences on Thursday, March 27th at 11 A.M. in the Ohio Room of Kilcawley Center, on the campus of Youngstown State University. More information about this free lecture is available at (330) 941-2320.
As part of Women's History Month, Youngstown State University presents the film Wendy And Lucy, on Wednesday, March 26th at 7 P.M. in the President's Suite in Kilcawley Center, on the campus of YSU. [Wendy And Lucy is an award-winning film about how a woman, on her way to a potentially lucrative job in Alaska, finds her life derailing, her financial situation coming apart, and she is led through a series of increasingly dire situations.] More information about this free event is available at (330) 941-2320.
The Miliatry Veterans Resource Center presents a Career Assistance Workshop For Veterans on Thursday, March 6th at 10 A.M. at the Trumbull County Commissioner's Office in the Trumbull County Administration Building (160 High Street, North West) in Warren. [This event will feature advice on resume building, interview skills, and more.] Registration and more information about this event is available at (855) 557-8387.