WCBA, STEM host internship info event for employers

Employers are invited to join the Williamson College of Business Administration and the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics at Youngstown State University for an event to learn more about student internships and available assistance from various grants.

The event is Thursday, June 25 in the Conference Center of Williamson Hall at YSU. Check-in and breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. with the program starting at 8 a.m. Also during the breakfast, the Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education will present its “Return on Intern” workshop to assist with program development.

The event is a great opportunity for employers to hear about YSU, area community colleges, and area technical schools’ internship programs as well as assistance from various grants.

Participating schools in Northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania include YSU, Butler County Community College/Hermitage, Thiel College, Penn State University/Shenango, Choffin Career and Technical Center/Youngstown, Columbiana County Career and Technical Center, Eastern Gateway Community College, Mahoning County Career and Technical Center, and Trumbull Career and Technical Center.

To make a reservation, contact Christina Costello, assistant coordinator, WCBA Office of Professional Practice, at clcostello01@ysu.edu, 330-941-1884, or Marie Meeks, assistant coordinator, STEM Professional Services, at mrmeeks@ysu.edu, 330-941-2642.