• Costa Rica

    Go to Costa Rica with WYSU

    WYSU is headed to Costa Rica and you're invited! Visit breathtaking tropical landscapes and exciting urban cityscapes with the very best of company on this 9-day tour directed by a professional guide from our partners, GoAhead Tours.

  • The "Y" -- YSU logo

    WYSU-FM Open Meeting Policy

    The Youngstown State University's Board of Trustees is WYSU-FM's supervisory board. The Board's general meetings and Institutional Engagement Committee Meetings address WYSU business. These meetings are open to the public.

    The WYSU Advisory Board meetings are also open to the public.

  • WYSU group dining at La Contessa Giovanna's Casa Bianca, Sicily

    From Barbara Krauss -- A Favorite Recipe from the Sicily Tour

    On one sunny day of our tour, the WYSU travelers were invited to share an afternoon meal on a huge rustic estate called Casa Bianca, located in a fertile and picturesque part of Sicily. Casa Bianca is owned and run by a Sicilian contessa. The Contessa graciously prepared a fabulous feast for us, showcasing many delectable items grown on her own land. The meal was magnificent!

  • Blossom Music Center at night with fireworks!

    WYSU Bus Heads to Blossom July 22

    The WYSU bus is more than half full of people taking the annual trip to Blossom Music Festival -- this year on Saturday, July 22, when The Cleveland Orchestra performs “Dvorak’s New World” featuring Symphony No. 9.

  • Garden Party tables and gazebo in Mill Creek Park

    Party in the Garden on July 28

    WYSU is proud to be a media partner once again for the Summer Garden Party on Friday, July 28, at 6 p.m. in Mill Creek Park's famous gardens!

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    feeding, over the swallows suddenly
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  • Antoine Forqueray

    It was on today's date in 1745 that a 73-year-old French Baroque composer named Antoine Forqueray died in Mantes-la-Jolie outside Paris, where he had lived after his retirement as a court musician to King Louis XIV of France.