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YSU welcomes president Jim Tressel

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -

It's official. Jim Tressel is now president of Youngstown State University.

The former football coach has been serving as acting president until his contract went into effect on Tuesday.

To commemorate the occasion, Tressel and his wife Ellen hosted several events at their official residence, the Pollock House.  They started the day by hosting YSU employees for breakfast, followed by a cookout lunch for students. The Tressels plan to cap off the day hosting dinner for members of various boards from around the university.


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