Around Campus – YSU awarded more academic degrees in the 2013-14 academic year than it had in three decades. The story leads this issue’s campus news pages.
COVER STORY: Introducing Jim Tressel, YSU’s ninth president – The university’s new president discusses the career path that brought him back home and shares his ideas and plans for leading YSU forward.
Student Success Stories – A regular feature highlighting the achievements of YSU students.
Classic Restaurants of Youngstown – A book co-authored by two YSU alumni takes a look at the region’s ethnic food heritage, including some past and present university hangouts.
Tea for Ten: Savoring the Pleasures of Turkey – Two YSU faculty members, a writer and a photographer, recount their adventures as part of a faculty group touring Turkey. Read this feature online here...
Alumni Spotlight – We feature four exceptional alumni: educator Holly Welch, ’08; TV journalist Rena Sarigianopoulos, ’96; artist Maple Turner III, ’99; and business executive Don Lewis, ’86.
Harry Meshel: ‘A Scholarship Is the Most Lasting Tribute’ – How the YSU trustee and former president of the Ohio Senate established scholarships to honor seven members of his family.