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YSU Lecture: Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham: Black Lives Matter

Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham, a professor of history and African-American studies at Harvard University will give a lecture on "Black Lives Matter: A Historical Perspective," at Youngstown State University, on Friday, March 18, at 5:00 pm, in the Chestnut Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. It is free and is open to the public. [The event, hosted by the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority, is sponsored by the the YSU Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity, the Bitonte College of Health and Human Services and the YSU Student Diversity Programs department.]

YSU Black History Month Lecture: Angela Burt-Murray

The YSU Africana Studies Program and YSU Department of Communication and College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences present a talk by Angela Burt-Murray, former editor-in-chief of ESSENCE magazine and the co-founder of Cocoa Media Group, on Wednesday, February 24, at 2:00 pm, in the Williamson Auditorium, Room 1171. The topic of the lecture will be "Black Voices Matter: Race and Gender in the Age of Social Media. It is free and open to the public.

Youngstown Area PFLAG: Telecommunications Grant

Youngstown Area PFLAG -- Parents, Friends, Families, and Allies United with LGBT People to Move Equality Forward -- has a grant available for a college student to create a video production suitable for TV, cable, internet, and social media. More information at youngstownpflag.org.

YSU Alpha Phi Delta Fraternity: Cornea Research Foundation Fundraiser

The Alpha Phi Delta Fraternity at YSU is hosting an event to raise awareness for the Cornea Research Foundation, on Friday, March 4, 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Suzie's Dogs and Drafts in downtown Youngstown. It is taking place during National Vision Week. The event is free; a percentage of food sales during these two hours go to support this foundation. A Talent Pageant is also part of this event.

YSU Dana School of Music: YSU Concert Band and Wind Ensemble

The YSU Dana School of Music is sponsoring a concert by the YSU Concert Band and Wind Ensemble on Monday, April 25, at 7:30 pm, at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown. The concert is entitled, "Firebird & Other Tales." The featured soloist with the Wind Ensemble will be Dr. Benjamin Toth, Professor of Percussion, Hartt School of Music in Connecticut. Tickets available at stambaughauditorium.com

McDonough Museum of Art: Spring Graduating BFA Show Public Reception

The YSU McDonough Museum of Art, on Wick Avenue in Youngstown, is hosting a Public Reception for the Spring Graduating Bachelor of Fine Arts Show, Friday, April 22, 6:00 - 8:00 pm. The Graduating BFA Show is the opportunity for students to share the original and innovative discoveries they have made in their artistic journeys. Museum hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. More information at 330.941.1400.

McDonough Museum of Art: Spring Graduating BFA Show

The YSU McDonough Museum of Art, on Wick Avenue in Youngstownpresents the Spring Graduating Bachelor of Fine Arts Show, running through Friday, May 6. The Graduating BFA Show is the opportunity for students to share the original and innovative discoveries they have made in their artistic journeys. Museum hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. More information at 330.941.1400.

McDonough Museum of Art: 80th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition Reception

The McDonough Museum of Art presents the 80th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, Friday, March 25 through Friday, April 8 . The Public Reception is this Friday, 6:00 - 8:00 pm.
The exhibition features artworks by students currently enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU.

McDonough Museum of Art: 80th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

The McDonough Museum of Art presents the 80th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, Friday, March 25 through Friday, April 8 . The annual juried exhibition of work by students currently enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. Museum Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. More information at 330.941.1400.

McDonough Museum of Art: Lecture by Dana Sperry

"INTERSECTIONS," the Biennial Faculty Exhibition will be on display at the McDonough Museum of Art, on the YSU campus, through February 26. Several artists have given lectures throughout the run of the exhibition. On Tuesday, February 23 at 5:00 pm, Dana Sperry, currently Associate Professor and Digital Media coordinator will present a lecture in the Museum's Auditorium. Sperry will be talking about a series of video and coded-based generative artworks that explore themes of isolation and anxiety of contemporary life.

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