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.
As part of Women's History Month, Youngstown State University presents a panel discussion entitled Consent Is Sexy, on Friday, March 21st at 11 A.M. in the McKay Auditorium in Beeghly Hall, on the campus of YSU. [This discussion will be led by Kevin Carmody, associate director of Student Life; and Lynn Bilal, director of the Rape Crisis and Counseling Center. They will discuss the definition of consent, prevention of sexual assault, and assistance available to victims of sexual assault.] More information about this event is available at (330) 941-2320.
As part of Women's History Month, Youngstown State University presents a screening of the film Girl Rising, and a discussion following the film, on Wednesday, March 19th at 7 P.M. in the McKay Auditorium in Beeghly Hall, on the campus of YSU. [Girl Rising tells the story of 9 extraordinary girls from 9 countries written by 9 celebrated writers and narrated by 9 renowned actresses, and showcases the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world.] More information about this free event is available at (330) 941-2320.