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Explore Our Universe

Join us on the Starship Ward Beecher as we embark on a grand tour of our universe real time, with opportunities to influence where we travel and what we discover. 

BYSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee: Bobby González- “Why Latinos are Not ‘Spanish’ :The Cultural and Racial Diversity of Hispanics"

The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents a lecture by Bobby González on “Why Latinos are Not ‘Spanish’ - The Cultural and Racial Diversity of Hispanics,” on Tuesday, October 12, at 5 pm, in the Ohio Room of YSU Kilcawley Center.  González is a nationally-known multicultural speaker, poet and storyteller who offers a message of hope, pride and love for diversity. the event is free and open to the community. [Sponsored by the YSU Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and the YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee.] More information at 330-941-3370.

 

 

Butler Institute of American Art: Pablo Picasso: A Primitive Soul, Movie & Discussion

On Tuesday, Sept. 28 at noon, the Butler Institute of American Art presents Pablo Picasso: A Primitive Soul, Movie & Discussion in the Zona Auditorium, 524 Wick Avenue, in Youngstown.  The event consists of a video biography followed by a brief discussion The Making of a Master by Lou Zona, museum director, and Joyce Mistovich, education director. It is free and open to the community. More information at 330-743-1107.

YSU Ward Beecher Planetarium: Mayan Archaeoastronomy: Observers of the Universe

The Ward Beecher Planetarium at YSU presents “Mayan Archaeoastronomy: Observers of the Universe,” a unique planetarium show describing the way Mayans viewed and understood the universe includes a tour of six Mayan temples and the orientation of the temples in relation to the movements of the sun, moon and Venus. More information at 330-941-3616.

Friends of Poland Forest: Poland Forest Mushroom Walk

Join Sarra Mohn to learn fun facts and research about fungi while exploring the Poland Municipal Forest, on Saturday, September 25 at 10 am. Emphasis will be on the identification, beauty, function, danger and diversity of our local mushrooms. The goal is to be knowledgeable stewards and help preserve the Poland Municipal Forest.

YSU McDonough Museum of Art - 30th Anniversary Virtual Event

ON-LINE & ON-AIR

Youngstown State University's John J. McDonough Museum of Art will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a virtual event on Saturday, October 16 at 7:00 pm.  This virtual anniversary event will feature art, music, an online auction available through that weekend, and more.  More information and tickets available at 'Y S U dot edu slash McDonough dash Museum'. 

 

Oh Wow!: Eleventh Annual Silly Science Sunday

Oh Wow!: The Roger and Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science and Technology will host the 11th-Annual Silly Science Sunday, 11 am - 4 pm, on September 19.  This annual event spills out onto the streets of downtown Youngstown to offer more hands-on, interactive STREAM  displays, exhibits, and EDUtaining shows!  

YSU Skeggs Lecture Series: Bill Nye

The YSU Skeggs Lecture Series presents Bill Nye at Stambaugh Auditorium, on Fifth Avenue, in Youngstown, on Thursday, April 28th, at 7 pm. Bill Nye is an American science educator, engineer, comedian, television presenter, author, and inventor.  Tickets are free and will be available starting March 14th, online at stambaughauditorium.com, or at the Stambaugh Auditorium box office.

YSU Skeggs Lecture Series: Sanjay Gupta

The YSU Skeggs Lecture Series presents Sanjay Gupta at Stambaugh Auditorium, on Fifth Avenue, in Youngstown, on Tuesday, April 19th, at 7 pm.  Sanjay Gupta is the chief medical correspondent for CNN and a practicing neurosurgeon.  Tickets are free and will be available starting March 8th, online at stambaughauditorium.com, or at the Stambaugh Auditorium box office.

YSU Skeggs Lecture Series: Bozoma Saint John

The YSU Skeggs Lecture Series presents Bozoma Saint John at Stambaugh Auditorium, on Fifth Avenue, in Youngstown, on Wednesday, October 20th at 7 pm.  Bozoma Saint John is Chief Marketing Officer at Netflix, and has earned a reputation as a trailblazing marketing executive over the course of her career.  Tickets are free and will be available starting Wednesday, September 22, online at stambaughauditorium.com, or at the Stambaugh Auditorium box office.

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