2018 Kirwan Institute Annual Report

  The Kirwan Institute would like to thank our partners, funders and collaborators for their support of our work over the last 15 years. It is during times like these, that we are evermore aware of the importance of partnership and collaboration in the pursuit of true equity for all people. As we have sought to … Continue reading »

2018 Kirwan Institute Annual Report

Mary McKay: Understanding the Female Refugee Experience with Healthcare in Central Ohio

  The United States is going through a difficult period today. The divisions that exist seem to be deepening and the way we are addressing policy seems to be going backwards and less inclusive. The national discourse surrounding immigration is one example of our increasingly hostile environment and discourse. Particularly when it comes to refugee … Continue reading »

Mary McKay: Understanding the Female Refugee Experience with Healthcare in Central Ohio

Ending Racial Inequity in Out of School Suspensions

Mapping the Policy Landscape and Equity Impact At the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity, our research and engagement supports the mission of ensuring that all people and communities have the opportunity to succeed. This call to promote opportunities for future success is never more important than within our education systems. As … Continue reading »

Ending Racial Inequity in Out of School Suspensions

Reflections on the New Electorate:
Civic Engagement That Reflects Who We Are

By Kip Holley In 2008, then presidential candidate Barack Obama brought forth a new group of voters to the polls. These voters—primarily made up of women of color and those living in poverty—helped to propel him to the presidency in 2008 and to re-election four years later. In 2016, as well as the mid-term elections … Continue reading »

Reflections on the New Electorate:<br>  Civic Engagement That Reflects Who We Are