Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The former the Ohio State University head football coach gave a few quick sport shout outs in light of the upcoming OSU vs. Michigan game Nov. 24, 2012.
The University of Akron's vice president of strategic engagement and former head OSU football coach Jim Tressel was the keynote speaker at the Stow-Munroe Falls Chamber of Commerce Chamber Luncheon Nov. 20, 2012.
Friday, May 25, 2012
Marhofer Auto Family donated new car, electronics items for merit-based student raffle.
When members of the Stow-Munroe Falls High Class of 2012 gathered for their last official event at school Wednesday morning, they had no idea that 20 of them would leave with prizes like iPad3s, NOOk eReaders, 19-inch flatscreen TVs – and a brand new car! It wasn’t an episode of The Price is Right, but the Senior “Make a Difference” Breakfast featuring keynote speaker Jim Tressel, vice president of strategic engagement for The University of Akron. The former Ohio State University football coach inspired students to continue “to make a difference” after graduation, said Kathleen Thomas, SMFHS administrator. Jacquie Mazziotta, district public relations director, said Tressel “offered a very fun, engaging student address.” A video of Tressel’…
Thursday, February 2, 2012
"The Vest" accepted an administrative job at the University of Akron.
Jim Tressel, who has his masters in education from the University of Akron, is now a Zips employee. Thurday morning the University of Akron announced that the former The Ohio State University head football coach is the vice president of strategic engagement with an annual salary of $200,000, according to an Ohio.com story. "'Tressel played a key role in the search for a football coach that led to the hiring of Terry Bowden and since then has remained in touch with university officials,'" University President Luis Proenza said in an Ohio.com story. Tressel was surrounded by controversy in May after being accused of violating NCAA rules because of a tattoo-parlor scandal, which led to his resignation as the Buckeye football coach. With so …
Sunday, June 5, 2011
"They know the rules and should abide by them."
Saturday, June 4, 2011
"I don't think it's a chronic problem with him ... just kind of a stupid act on his part."
Friday, June 3, 2011
"This is wide-spread throughout major college athletics."
Thursday, June 2, 2011
"I think he did a lot of good for both Youngstown State and Ohio State ... however ... "
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
"I think he is being screwed ... "