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State grant helps YSU Campus Rec expand kayaking, add paddle boarding

State grant helps YSU Campus Rec expand kayaking, add paddle boarding

The money will be used to purchase kayaks, paddles and life vests for the kayak program, buy equipment for the new paddle board program and train four individuals as instructors for both programs.
YSU, Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County report hoax messages

YSU, Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County report hoax messages

YSU and the PLYMC urge anyone who received the messages to not open the links.
MCCTC to host VEX Robotics competition Saturday

MCCTC to host VEX Robotics competition Saturday

Robots are designed, built, programmed and operated solely by the students.
CEO seeks input in planning Youngstown City School District’s future

CEO seeks input in planning Youngstown City School District’s future

“We’re developing a plan that will frame the future of the district for years to come, and we want to ensure our staff and our community have a voice in what that future looks like,” Justin Jennings said.
YSU Foundation increases ‘We See Tomorrow’ goal to $125 million

YSU Foundation increases ‘We See Tomorrow’ goal to $125 million

“While we’ve had much success, the potential for this campaign has not yet been reached; we are thrilled to continue to move forward,” YSU President Jim Tressel said.
MCCTC engineering instructor receives Exemplary Award at robotics competition

MCCTC engineering instructor receives Exemplary Award at robotics competition

The award is given to one coach each year who has built a successful program and has helped to promote and grow VEX Robotics. 
YSU senior is semifinalist for Fulbright U.S. Student Program

YSU senior is semifinalist for Fulbright U.S. Student Program

Emily Henline, a graduate of Fitch High School, is YSU’s first semifinalist since 2016.
Report: Black, Latino students shut out of advanced learning

Report: Black, Latino students shut out of advanced learning

Youngstown City School District CEO Justin Jennings plans to start preparing students as early as third grade.
Valley STEM + ME2 Academy students chosen for leadership program

Valley STEM + ME2 Academy students chosen for leadership program

The Leadership Mahoning Valley Youth program identifies high school sophomores and juniors in Mahoning and Trumbull counties who have demonstrated leadership potential. 
Rader, Direnzo selected for Rotary youth leadership conference

Rader, Direnzo selected for Rotary youth leadership conference

The annual event emphasizes leadership, networking and communication skills.