Friday, March 10 2017 - Business Acumen Put to the Test

"In the annual Junior Achievement Titan contest, local high school students put their business skills to the test in a fictional hologram market."

 Friday, March 10 2017 - Michele Merkel, President, JAMV

Great video featuring JAMV President, Michele Merkel, discussing our latest upcoming event. Stay tuned for more infomation regarding our newest event, the JA Innovation Challenge!


 Friday, March 3 2017 - Student-run shop partners with local entrepreneur

"Canfield high school students are getting hands-on experience in running their own business with the help of a local entrepreneur..."


 Friday, March 3 2017 - High Students Come to campus for JA Titan Challenge

"The Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University and Junior Achievement of the Mahoning Valley host the eight annual JA Titan Business Challenge 8:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 9, in Williamson hall at YSU..."


 Friday, February 24 2017 - Bowl-a-Thon Set for Saturday

"The 24th Annual Junior Achievement Bowl-a-Thon will take place from noon to 5p.m. Saturday at Wedgewood Lanes, 1741 Raccoon Road. The theme is "Lights, Camera, Action," and participants may dress as a favorite move or TV character..."


 Monday, 31 October 2016 - Williamson College, JA to Host 'Business '2020'

"Daniel Catullo, owner of Catullo Prime Meats, will be the featured speaker Nov. 9 at "Business 2020," presented by the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngtown State University in conjunction with Junior Achievement of the Mahoning Valley. The event, featuring 500 students representing 19 high schools from the tri-county area, will take place from..."


 Monday, 3 October 2016 - JA To Host Recognition Breakfast

"Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley will host a recognition breakfast for volunteers, donors, and supporters 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Youngstown State University's Williamson College of Business. Guest speakers include Kaci Carpenter, a freshman at the College of Wooster and Canfield High School graduate..."

 Tuesday, 20 September 2016 - KSU Rural Scholars Partners

"This week Rural Scholars got innovative with Junior Achievement's Be Entrepeneurial workshop. Local business owners and professors facilitated a day of creativity (and hard work!) as scholars created business plans, in the process learning about things like competitive advantage, market demographics, and ethical business..."

 Monday, 19 September 2016 - JA Helps Youth

"During the nearly 13 years Tanay Hill worked in a bank branch, she remembers the many high school students on the verge of adulthood who had no idea about how to balance a checkbook and other basics of personal finance. The problem wasn't restricted to low- to middle-income clients, either..."