Education

Grove City College Among Princeton Review’s ‘Best’

GROVE CITY, Pa. — The Princeton Review has named Grove City College as one of America’s best, the college announced Tuesday. The Princeton Review’s just-released “The Best 382 Colleges” 2018 guidebook places Grove City in the nation’s top 15%. The college is also identified as a “Best Northeastern” school and a “College That Pays You […]

Mohip to Form CEO’s Citizens Coalition

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The CEO of the Youngstown City School District, Krish Mohip, is seeking public input to help shape his goals and vision for the schools by establishing the CEO’s Citizens Coalition. “The CCC will be a group of concerned citizens and businesspeople from the Mahoning Valley who will provide me with guidance and assistance […]

YSU Names Labendz Director for Judaic and Holocaust Studies

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Jacob Ari Labendz has been named the new  assistant professor of Judaic and Holocaust Studies and the director of the Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies at Youngstown State University. Labendz comes to YSU after completing a post-doctoral teaching fellowship in the Jewish Studies Program at Penn State University during the 2016-17 […]

New Year, New Youngstown City School Logo

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A new school year means new teachers and new classes for students, and a new logo for the Youngstown City School District. The new logo, along with a new slogan “Honoring the past, Embracing the future,” reflects the district’s respect for tradition and its zest for the future, said CEO Krish Mohip in […]

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, […]

City Club Plans for March 6 Event on Education

WYSU is proudly helping to sponsor the third City Club of the Mahoning Valley dinner and discussion on Monday, March 6, at Stambaugh Auditorium.  The event begins with dinner at 5:30pm and will be followed by a panel discussion on The Future of Public Education in Ohio's Cities at 6pm. Panelists include Christine Fowler-Mack, Chief of New & Innovative Schools and Programs, Cleveland Metropolitan School District; Krish Mohip, CEO, Youngstown City School District; and Joe Schiavoni, Ohio Senate Minority Leader.

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