Thu., 1:22 pm: Tressel on short list for YSU president

The Youngstown State University Presidential Search Advisory Committee has announced its top six candidates for the university’s next president. Former football coach Jim Tressel is among those being interviewed for the job, along with Mary Cullinan, Gary L. Miller, Gayle L. Ormiston, D. Marshall Porterfield and Steven M. Rothstein.

Interviews will be conducted in closed, executive sessions via Skype at meetings at 1 p.m. Friday, and 8:30 a.m. Saturday in Williamson Hall on the YSU campus. The committee anticipates developing a short list of final candidates who will then come to campus for interviews and meetings.