Youngstown State University

A federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit by Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine challenging what he called an unconstitutional health care tax levied on state and local governments.

Youngstown State University President Jim Tressel's contract has been extended by a year, through June 2018, with options for the former Ohio State University football coach to stay in his current role even longer.

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  Police are investigating messages extoling the Islamic State group that were painted on a large rock at Youngstown State University in northeastern Ohio. 

The U.S. government's College Scorecard shows Ohio State University leads the state's public colleges in on time graduation rates, at 83-percent.

The University of Akron is adding the branding tag-line "Ohio's Polytechnic University" to its name.

Traficant Passes Away

Sep 28, 2014

A former Ohio Democratic congressman who lost his political career after being convicted of taking bribes and kickbacks has died.

Tressel, YSU Sign Contract

May 13, 2014

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

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

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

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

May 14, 2013

Youngstown State University says Randy Dunn will become the school's next president.

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.