Installation of YSU President August 18

James P. Tressel will be installed as the ninth president of Youngstown State University during a ceremony 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18, in Beeghly Center on the YSU campus.

The ceremony, which includes the oath of office and an address by Tressel, is open to the public. Free parking will be available on campus. A reception will immediately follow the installation ceremony. The ceremony will be streamed live.

After a national search, the YSU Board of Trustees voted unanimously in May to appoint Tressel as the university’s chief executive. He took office July 1.