33 apply so far to be YSU's ninth president

YOUNGSTOWN

Thirty-three people have applied to be Youngstown State University’s ninth president, as of noon today. More applications could roll in throughout the day. Jim Tressel, former YSU and Ohio State University football coach, and Martin Abraham, dean of YSU’s College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics are among those who applied.

Also applying is Tony Atwater, who served as YSU provost and vice president for academic affairs from 2001 to 2005 and is now president of Norfolk State University in Virginia.

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