Youngstown State University University Of Akron's Rebranding Effort Criticized By Other Schools By Jim Letizia • May 22, 2015 ohio.com The University of Akron is adding the branding tag-line "Ohio's Polytechnic University" to its name. Traficant Passes Away By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 28, 2014 wikipedia A former Ohio Democratic congressman who lost his political career after being convicted of taking bribes and kickbacks has died. Tressel, YSU Sign Contract By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • May 13, 2014 ohio.com Youngstown State University and former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel have signed a contract for him to become the school's ninth president. Tressel Passed Over For UA Presidency By Jim Letizia & Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • May 9, 2014 Toledo Blade University of Akron Trustees have selected University of Toledo administrator Scott Scarborough as the school's next president. Tressel Finalist For YSU Presidency By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Apr 29, 2014 Youngstown State University says former YSU and Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is one of three finalists for the president's job. Tressel Applies For Presidency Of YSU By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Apr 12, 2014 Former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel has applied to become president at Youngstown State University less than a month after he applied for the same position at the University of Akron. YSU Picks New President By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • May 14, 2013 Youngstown State University says Randy Dunn will become the school's next president. YSU Shooting Suspect Convicted By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Aug 31, 2012 A man has been sentenced to 92 years in prison for last year's shooting at a Youngstown State University fraternity house that left one man dead and 11 others wounded.