Education

Oh Wow Looks to Build on Success, Adds Board Members

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Oh Wow! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology will complete its third strategic plan, said Mark Peters, chairman of its board of directors. The strategic plan will aim to build on the center’s successes through targeted enhancement and strategic expansion internally and externally, as well as to […]

YSU, Phantoms Partner for Training Internship

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Phantoms have launched a partnership with Youngstown State University’s athletic training master’s program, allowing a student to work as a trainer with the hockey team. The athletic training program is in its first full year and is just the second graduate-level of its kind in the state. As part of […]

Café Augustine Adds Housing Help to Its Menu

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Café Augustine, which for more than a year has operated a restaurant at the Newport Branch of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, will soon offer a transitional housing option for its employees. Café Augustine is in the midst of cleaning the property, 2125 Glenwood Ave., and performing minor renovations […]

Better Communications Key to Stronger YSU –Tressel

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In his state of the university address Thursday, President Jim Tressel devoted 20 minutes of his hour-long speech to improving communications with and among the many stakeholders in Youngstown State University. He began with himself and his administration. “I have to communicate better and the people who work for me have to […]

Better Communications Key to Stronger YSU, Tressel Says

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In his state of the university address Thursday, President Jim Tressel devoted 20 minutes of his hour-long speech to improving communications with and among the many stakeholders in Youngstown State University. He began with himself and his administration. “I have to communicate better and the people who work for me have to […]

Struthers Superintendent to Be Youngstown Schools Operations Chief

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Joseph Nohra Jr. has resigned as Struthers City Schools superintendent to become chief of operations for Youngstown City Schools, Krish Mohip announced Wednesday night. Nohra, who will be paid $115,000, assumes his new post Jan. 23. He submitted his resignation to the Struthers school board when it met in special session last […]

7-Step Checklist for Growing Your Business

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Given the ever-changing nature of our economy along with volatility in capital markets, the challenge facing many business owners today is how and when to grow. This question often leads to other questions which help define the path business owners should choose for their companies. Your answers to these questions will give […]

Score Offers Class on Bookkeeping, Taxes

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A two-evening workshop on the basics of bookkeeping and preparing tax returns is scheduled from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 10 and 11 at at the Oak Hill Collaborative. The Youngstown chapter of Score, formerly Service Corps of Retired Executives, is sponsoring the classes. Presenter is Ra’Cole Taltoan, an accountant with more […]

NEOMED Trustee, Wife Donate $500,000 to University

ROOTSTOWN, Ohio – Northeast Ohio Medical University has announced a $500,000 donation from trustee Dr. Chander Kohli and his wife, Karen, to support academic technology and online course materials at the university. The couple also donated $500,000 in 2011 to create the Aneal Mohan Kohli Academic Technology Endowment, named in memory of their son, who […]

YSU Professor Releases Piano Album

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Concert pianist Caroline Oltmanns, professor of piano in the Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University, released her concept album “Ghosts” at a reception and performance at YSU’s Pollock House. The event last month included YSU President Jim Tressel and several of Oltmann’s friends (WATCH VIDEO). “Ghosts” is Oltmanns’ sixth solo […]

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