Lecture

City Club of the Mahoning Valley Views & Brews: As the World Turns: Democracy, Liberalism, and the New World Orders

The next City Club of the Mahoning Valley Views & Brews program will be a panel discussion on As the World Turns: Democracy, Liberalism, and the New World Orders, on Monday December 3, at 7:00 pm at Suzie’s Dogs and Drafts in downtown Youngstown.  The panelists will be discussing the question: Is the world in the midst of an illiberal turn?  [Panelists will be Gina Ambercrombie-Winstanley, former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Malta; DR. Jacob Ari Labentz, YSU Clayman Assistant Professor of Judaic and Holocaust Studies; and Dr.

YSU Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies: What is Anti-Semitism?

YSU Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies and other YSU departments present a program titled "What is Anti-Semitism?," on Tuesday, November 20, at 2:00 pm, in Room 132 of DeBartolo Hall, on the YSU campus.  The program features Jacob Ari Labendz, YSU Judaic and Holocaust Studies; Dolores Sisco, YSU American Studies; Michael Jerryson, YSU Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies; and Mustansir Mir, YSU Center for Islamic Studies.  [The convener is Gabriel Palmer-Fernandez, YSU Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies.]

   

YSU Ward Beecher Planetarium: Eyes over Chile Skies

The YSU Ward Beecher Planetarium presents the program Eyes over Chile Skies, on Friday, November 30, at 8:00 pm.  This live program will focus on the impressive observatories in Chile, detailing the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. 

YSU Ward Beecher Planetarium: Cosmic Train Wrecks

The YSU Ward Beecher Planetarium presents Cosmic Train Wrecks, on Friday, November 9th, at 8:00 pm, in the Ward Beecher Planetarium, on the campus of Youngstown State University.  Dr. Jillian Scudder from Oberlin College will discuss how we search for galaxy collisions, how this collision changes the galaxies involved, and what we still hope to learn from them. 

City Club of the Mahoning Valley: Re-entry, Not Recidivism: The Power of Re-entry The Power of Second Chances

The City Club of the Mahoning Valley presents a panel discussion on the topic Re-entry, Not Recidivism: The Power of Re-entry The Power of Second Chances, on Wednesday, November 7, at 7:00 pm, at St. John's Episcopal Church, on Wick Avenue, in Youngstown.  It will be a conversation with local and regional leaders on the power of re-entry programs and how we, as a society, can ensure that everyone who wants to work, can work.

YSU Center for Working Class Studies: Understanding the Socioeconomic Divide: The Coasts vs. Rust Belt

The YSU Center for Working Class Studies presents a panel discussion on Understanding the Socioeconomic Divide: The Coasts vs. Rust Belt, on Saturday, November 3, at 6:30 pm, in the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor, on Wood Street, in Youngstown. [Panelists include Dr. Glenn Hubbard, Dean, Columbia Business School and Economist; Dr.

YSU Thomas Colloquium Lecture: Guy Kawasaki

The YSU Thomas Colloquium Lecture series presents Guy Kawasaki, chief evangelist of Canva, brand ambassador for Mercedes-Benz, and executive fellow of the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley; on Thursday, October 25th, at 7:00 pm, at Stambaugh Auditorium. Tickets are free, but are required and can be obtained at the Stambaugh Box Office, or online at stambaughauditorium.org.

City Club of the Mahoning Valley: Coming Out for Equality

The next City Club of the Mahoning Valley Views & Brews program will be a panel discussion on Coming Out for Equality, on Monday October 15, at 7:00 pm at Suzie’s Dogs and Drafts in downtown Youngstown.  It will be a wide-ranging discussion on the rights of LGBTQ individuals on the 40th anniversary of the first National Coming Out Day. [Panelists will be Kage Coven, Professional Pet Groomer, Advocate, and Activist; Gwen Stembridge, Northeast Ohio Coordinator, Equality Ohio; and Toni Schildcrout, Co-President of Youngstown Area PFLAG .  The moderator os Dr.

St. John's Episcopal Church and WYSU: author Austin Channing Brown

St. John's Episcopal Church and WYSU present a lecture by Austin Channing Brown,author of the book, I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness, on Monday, October 29, at 7:00 pm, at St. John’s Episcopal Church, on Wick Avenue, in Youngstown.

Opera Western Reserve: More Than Vases & Fans: Japanese Influence on Western Art & Design in the 19th & 20th Centuries

Opera Western Reserve presents a lecture on More Than Vases & Fans: Japanese Influence on Western Art & Design in the 19th & 20th Centuries, by Johnathan Farris, YSU Assistant Professor of Art History, on Thursday, October 25, at 7:30 pm, in the Kilcawley Center Presidents Suite, on the YSU campus.

 

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