This Week at YSU, April 25, 2016

Check out what's happening this week at Youngstown State University.Monday, April 25, 6 to 8 p.m. Burgan Realty and the Williamson College of Business Administration host the Real Estate Expo in Williamson Hall on the YSU campus. Students will network with real estate professionals and learn more about Ohio real estate salesperson certification, along with other career opportunities. For more information, contact Anthony Kos, at 330-941-4724 or

Monday, April 25, 6:15 p.m. reception, 7 p.m. awards. The YSU College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics hosts its annual Honors Convocation in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center. For more information, contact Mollie Hartup, 330-941-3086;

Monday, April 25, 7:30 p.m. The YSU Concert Band and the YSU Wind Ensemble close their respective performance seasons with a concert, “Firebird & Other Tales!,” in Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Avenue, Youngstown. Tickets are available at Stambaugh the evening of the concert. Tickets are $6 for adults; $5 for senior citizens and students; and free with a valid YSU ID. Free parking is available at Stambaugh Auditorium.

Tuesday, April 26, 6:30 p.m. The YSU Beeghly College of Education hosts its annual Honors Convocation in McKay Auditorium, Beeghly Hall. For more information, contact Jackie LeViseur, 330-941-2136 or


YSU’s Maag Library

Wednesday, April 27, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. YSU’s Maag Library, the second largest institutional repository in the state of Ohio, celebrates its 40th year in the library lobby on campus. The celebration will include birthday cake, memorabilia chronicling the library’s history, and a chance to win prizes sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Wednesday, April 27, 12:15 p.m. Musical Theater is the focus of the semester’s final Music at Noon concert in the Butler Institute of American Art. The free, public concerts are performed by students and faculty in YSU’s Dana School of Music.

barber-shop-poleWednesday, April 27, 7:30 p.m. YSU’s new barbershop quarter, “One Achord,” is featured in the Dana School of Music’s Spring Choral Concert in Bliss Recital Hall on the YSU campus. The concert, which also features the University Chorus, is free and open to the public.

Thursday, April 28, 11 a.m. Students will learn about how to best manage their loan debt at a workshop in the President’s Suite in Kilcawley Center. For more information, contact Cindy Maldonado at 330-941-3398 or Susan Sahli at 330-941-2374.

Thursday, April 28, 3:30 p.m. YSU First-Year Engineering students present their OH WOW! design projects in the lobby of Moser Hall on campus. For more information, contact Kerry L. Meyers, director, First-Year Engineering Program, 330-941-3028 or

Thursday, April 28, 6 p.m. Dozens of students, student organizations and support staff members will be honored at the annual YSU Student Awards Banquet in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center.

stand againstFriday, April 29, 9 to 11 a.m. Stand Against Racism, sponsored by the YWCA of Youngstown, will be held in the Ohio Room of Kilcawley center on campus. The event, titled “United We Stand, Divided We Have Been: Building Community,” is free and open to the public. For more information call 330-746-6361, Ext. 112.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 29, 30 and May 1. YSU baseball plays Canisius at Eastwood Field in Niles – 5:30 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday.

Friday, April 29, 7:30 p.m. The Dana School of Music presents Pittsburgh-based trio “Chatham Baroque” in concert at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Avenue, Youngstown. The concert is free and open to the public. A free-will offering will be taken.