First Class Big Band will be presenting the Tony Leonardi Jazz Concert on Monday, May 23rd, 7:00 - 9:30 pm, at Los Gallos in Boardman. First Class Big Band is comprised of almost all Dana School of Music (YSU) alumni, faculty, and students.
The YSU Department of Women's and Gender Studies is sponsoring a lecture on "Title IX & Campus Sexual Violence," by Sofie Karasek of End of Rape on Campus regarding Sexual Violence on college campuses, and the documentary film, "The Hunting Ground," on Friday, April 22, at noon, in Room 2212 of Williamson Hall on the YSU campus.
The YSU Department of Women and Gender Studies is sponsoring a panel discussion entitled "The Hunting Ground," on Friday, April 22 at 11:00 am, in Room 2212 of Williamson Hall on the YSU campus. On the panel will be Sofie Karasek of End of Rape on Campus and Lyn Bilal of the Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence.
the YSU Department of Women's and Gender Studies is sponsoring a free screening of the documentary film, "The Hunting Ground," on Friday, April 22, at 5:30 pm, in Room 358 of DeBartolo Hall on the YSU campus. The film covers the incidence of sexual assault on college campuses in the United States and what its creators say is a failure of college administrations to deal with it adequately.
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.