Delta Sigm Theta Sorority, Inc. Youngstown Alumnae Chapter presents a program on, "Answering The Call, The Autobiography of Youngstown's Native Son: The Honorable Judge Nathaniel R. Jones." Judge Jones will talk about his autobiography, which will be followed by a brief discussion and book signing, on Thursday, October 20, at 7:00 pm, at the DeBartolo Stadium Club, at YSU. Presented in conjunction with the YSU Foundation. More information at youngstowndst.com
YSU's Dana School of Music presents the Flute Studio Recital on Monday, October 24 at 7:30 pm at Bliss Recital Hall on the YSU campus. The recital will feature students of Dr. Kathryn Umble. The event is free and open to the public.
YSU's Department of Art Guest Artist Lecture Series will feature photojournalist and photographer Steven Rubin on Wednesday, October 19 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Mr. Rubin is an Associate Professor of Art at Penn State University, and his photographs have been published in The New York Times Magazine and National Geographic. The lecture is free and open to the public.
YSU's Dana School of Music presents the Jazz Ensembles in concert on Monday, October 17 at 7:30 pm in the Chestnut Room of the Kilcawley Center on the YSU campus. The concert is free and open to the public. More information at (330) 941-3636.
YSU's Department of Art Lecture Series will feature visual artist Robert Atwell on Thursday, October 13 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Mr. Atwell is a Wisconsin-based artist who works primarily with enamel and collage.
YSU's Dana School of Music presents pianist Kirill Gliadkovsky in concert at 7:30 pm at Bliss Recital Hall on the campus of YSU. Dr. Gliadkovsky currently teaches at Saddleback College in California. The concert 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. The Dana Faculty will perform on Wednesday, October 12. More information is available through the YSU Office of Community Engagement and Events at 330-941-2307.
The YSU Dana School of Music will be having an Open House on Wednesday, October 12 from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at YSU's Bliss Hall. Prospective students will have the opportunity to meet faculty and current students, attend classes and studios, and learn about the requirements of being a Dana student. More information at (330) 941-3636, or register online at ysu.edu/ccac/music.
Award-winning investigative journalist Jerry Mitchell, best known for his reporting on the Civil Rights movement in the South, will speak on Wednesday, October. 5,at 2:00 pm, in Williamson Hall on the campus of Youngstown State University. The event, part of Youngstown’s Nonviolence Week, is free and open to the public. The lecture is sponsored by YSU's Department of Communication and Africana Studies Program.
Lit Youngstown presents a reading by Christopher Barzak and Lawrence Coates on Monday October 3, at 7:00 pm, at Suzie’s Dogs & Drafts on N. Phelps St. in downtown Youngstown. An open mic emceed by Bill Soldan will follow the reading. The event is free and open to the public. More information at LitYoungstown.wordpress.com.