Pintar Named Associate Provost for Administration at YSU

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Jennifer Pintar, chair of the Department of Kinesiology and Sports Science, at Youngstown State University, has been named associate provost for academic administration at YSU. “Dr. Pintar is a successful, respected faculty member and department chair on campus and will bring with her the background and experience to excel in this position,” […]

YSU ACE Awards Scholarships to 4 Students

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Association of Classified Employees has awarded $750 in scholarships to four YSU Students. $300 to Amanda Cutlip of Youngstown, majoring in accounting, and $150 each to Alexis Fisher of Youngstown, majoring in biology; Ahlam Mishmish of Boardman, majoring in nursing; and Brigitte Petras of Campbell, majoring in geology and art history. “Students are our number one […]

Accounting and Auditing Update Set for Aug. 11

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration will host the Youngstown Accounting and Auditing Update led led by Kurt G. Oestrecher Aug. 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The update takes place in Williamson Hall on campus and covers new developments in accounting and auditing standards including advice on compliance with professional […]

PNC Execs Share Career Advice with YSU Students

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – When Stacy Juchno was six years into her career as an accountant she decided it wasn’t the path for her. “Trust your gut if it doesn’t feel right, ask questions and be true to yourself,” Juchno said Wednesday during a presentation before accounting and finance students at Youngstown State University’s Williamson College […]

Navarros Donate $25K to United Way’s Imagination Library

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – When she was a girl, Elba Navarro recalls, she and her younger sister regularly went to the South Side branch of the public library to borrow and read books. “We were always reading. That was one of our pastimes,” Navarro said Wednesday. “I truly believe that children need books in their hands, […]

Mohip Reports Year-One Progress to Commission

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Progress and problems alike were evident in the progress report for the 2016-2017 school year that Youngstown School District CEO Krish Mohip and district officials presented to stakeholders and the Academic Distress Commission on Monday. Mohip highlighted several signs of progress, among them, a marked reduction in school disciplinary offenses. “We saw […]

YSU Master of Accountancy Info Session Is Tuesday

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance at Youngstown State University will host an information session for the Master of Accountancy Program at 5:30 p.m. July 25 in the Williamson College of Business Administration on campus. The first class from the Master of Accountancy Program at YSU graduated in May. The 30-semester […]

Eastwood Art Outreach Gallery Adds Free Classes

NILES, Ohio – The Art Outreach Gallery in the Eastwood Mall Complex is expanding its youth workshops in July and August due to the success of the art programs. The Summer Workshops Plus 9 classes are scheduled for tomorrow, July 26, Aug. 2, Aug. 9 and Aug. 5. The classes are free and for children ages 6 to […]

YSU’s Online Master’s Degree Ranked Nationally

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University’s online master’s degree in health and human services is ranked among the most affordable in the nation by the Healthcare Administration Degree Programs website. YSU’s program ranked 28th. The website cites the program for offering flexible courses and field practice in health and human services. The YSU online master […]

High-Flying Careers Take Off at PIA

VIENNA, Ohio — Not far from the tarmac at Youngstown Warren Regional Airport, Greg Chabek applies the final touches on a refurbished engine that he and his classmates have spent the past few weeks working on. As he inspects gaskets and connections within the plane engine, the rest of his group looks over blueprints. “We’re […]


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