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Tressel addresses prospective YSU students

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Acting Youngstown State University president Jim Tressel addressed students and families at the university's annual crash day on Monday.

Tressel told the group that he was excited to be back and looked forward to the challenges at YSU.

Crash day is an open house event at YSU that allows potential students to come to the campus and take part in various activities as well as "crash" the different colleges to learn more about them and meet faculty.

YSU admissions officials were on hand to sign up students for the  fall semester.

Tressel is designated as an acting president until his new contract takes effect next week.

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