The YSU College of Creative Arts andd Communications presents "Blissful Beginnings," on Friday, September 30, 6:00 pm, in Bliss Hall on the YSU campus. It is a night devoted to the arts on opening night of of University Theater's "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike." Student and faculty art exhibits will be on display and a Dana School of Music group will be performing. More information at 330-941-2307.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents a guest lecture by John Covach from the Eastman School of Music, on Friday, September 30, at 4:00 pm, in the Bliss Recital hall on the YSU campus. Covach has published dozens of articles on topics dealing with popular music, twelve-tone music, and the philosophy and aesthetics of music.
WYSU-Fm presents a lecture by David Barsamian, on "Media, Capitalism, & Democracy,"on Wednesday, October 26, at 7:00 pm, in the Ohio Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. Barsamian is host of Alternative Radio, which airs Sunday mornings at 6:00 am, on WYSU-FM. The lecture is free and open to the public.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents Hispanic Heritage Celebration on Saturday, October 8, noon - 3:00 pm. There will be musical entertainment, dance performances, children's activities, cultural displays, student awards, vendors, information tables, and ethnic refreshments. Dance music provided by DJ Kenny Reyes. More information at 330-941-2087.
The Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents the ECHHO College Fair at OCCHA, on Shirley Road in Youngstown, on Thursday, September 29, 9:00 - 11:00 am. TThe 2016 Annual Educators and Community Helping Hispanics Onward, Inc. (ECHHO) College Fair is for the underrepresented high school students and their parents to learn about the college preparation process and the Hispanic/Latino scholarships available to those who qualify. Co-sponsored by YSU's Office of Admissions, OCCHA and ECHHO.More information available at 330-941-3243 or echho.org.
The YSU Office of Student Diversity Programs and the Mathematical Association of America present "From Swap Meets to Fractional Derivatives: How I Decided On a Career in Academia," on Friday, September 23, at 3:00 pm, in the Cafaro Suite, Room 510, of YSU's Lincoln Building. Dr. Cynthia Flores, a Mathematics Assistant Professor at California State University, Channel Islands, will discuss her journey towards a PhD in mathematics and explore the role of fractional order derivatives as they occur in certain partial differential equations. More information available from Dr.
The YSU Department of Theater and Dance presents the 2013 Tony Award winning comedy for Best Play by Christopher Durang, "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike," weekends from Friday, September 30 through Sunday, October 9, with the evening performances at 7:30 and the Sunday matinees at 2:00. Tickets are available at 724-654-3437, and at ysu.tix.com.
Open to the public
September 30, 2016, October 1, 7, 8, 2016 at 7:30
Sundays October 2 & 9, 2016 at 2:00 pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, a comedy
Spotlight Theater, Bliss Hall
The YSU Dana School of Music and the Butler Institute of American Art present the Music at Noon concert series every Wednesday at 12:15 pm, at the Butler. Students in the Voice Department will perform on Wednesday, September 28. More information is available through the YSU Office of Community Engagement and Events at 330-941-2307.
The YSU Department of Art presents a lecture by guest artist Amber Kempthorn, on Monday, September 26, 1:00 pm, in the Jusith Rae Solomon Gallery, in YSU's Bliss Hall. The subjecy of the lecture will be drawing. It is free and open to the public.
The YSU Dana School of Music and the Butler Institute of American Art present the Music at Noon concert series every Wednesday at 12:15 pm, at the Butler. Students in the Flute Studio will perform on Wednesday, September 21. More information is available through the YSU Office of Community Engagement and Events at 330-941-2307.