YSU students, faculty, staff and administrators are invited to attend a presentation by President Jim Tressel titled "Next YSU: A New Look for a New Era,” on Tuesday, April 19, at 9:00 am, in the Chestnut Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. As the academic year nears an end, President Tressel will outline the many campus improvement projects underway or in the planning stages across the university, including the new University Edge apartments, significant upgrades to Wick and Lincoln avenues, and long-term plans for additional development along Fifth Avenue.
The Melnick Medical Museum at YSU is hosting a banner exhibit from the National Library of Medicine called "From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry," on Wednesday, May 4, at 6:00 pm, at te Brewtus Brewing Company, located at 23 Chestnut Street in downtown Sharon. The banners explore the role of microbes in medicine, such as penicillin, insulin, and antitoxins. Brewtus Brewing Company will also hold a demonstration and tour of their brewing equipment.
The event is free and open to the public.
The Melnick Medical Museum at YSU is hosting a banner exhibit from the National Library of Medicine called "From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry." These banners will be on display in YSU's Ward Beecher Hall through Saturday, May 14th. In conjunction with this exhibit, the Rust Belt Taphouse is giving a short lecture and demonstration of beer brewing, highlighting the role of yeast on Saturday, May 14, 3:00 - 5:00 pm.. The exhibit banners will be on display at the Taphouse that day. This event is free and open to the public.
The YSU Dance Ensemble celebrates 25 years of beautiful dance with gorgeous music, original choreography and spectacular YSU talent, Thursday, April 14 through Saturday, April 16 at 7:30 pm. In Bliss Hall’s Ford Theater. Enjoy an evening of dance genres musical theater, tap, hip hop, belly dance and modern. More information at 330 941-3105; tickets at ysu.tix.com.
The Fashion Merchandising students at Youngstown State University are presenting the 2016 EveryBODY Fashion Show in the Chestnut Room in Kilcawley Center at YSU on Tuesday, March 29th, at 6:00 pm. The event aims to increase awareness about the perils of eating disorders, sponsored by The Danielle Peters Eating Disorders Endowment Fund. The event is free and open to the public. More information is available at 330-941-1822.
The YSU STEM Showcase is scheduled for Saturday, April 23, from 10:30am - 12:30 pm, in Moser Hall on the YSU campus. Highlights of the event include the Student Research Project Showcase, the BAJA Car Display, and the Concrete Canoe Display. Facility tours are available, including the Center for Innovation in Additive Manufacturing and Launch Lab. This event is free and open to the public. Registration through the STEM Showcase website is encouraged but not required. More details on location and parking are available at stemshowcase.ysustem.com.
Youngstown State University is inviting all prospective non-traditional and transfer students to the "Spring 2016 Transfer and Adult Student Visit Day," on Saturday, April 23, 9:00 am - noon, in the Ohio Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. Activities include A Welcome by President Jim Tressel, An Admissions and Financial Aid Presentation, An Overview of YSU Support Services, A Walking Tour of Campus, and Individual Academic Advisement Sessions. More information at 330-941-2000.
M Gallery at Erie Terminal Place presnts Open M: "Open Mind - Open Mouth," a evening of artistic expression at M Gallery on Tuesday, March 22, at 8:00 pm. All musicians, poets, writers, and actors are invited.
M Gallery is at 112 W Commerce Street, in Youngstown. More information available from Johanna@nyopg.com.
The Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University presents a concert by the US Army Woodwind Quintet on Friday, March 18, at 11:00 am, at the Butler Institute of American Art.. More information can be found at the Office of Community Engagement and Events at 330-941-2307.