Kirwan Senior Research Associate Kelly Capatosto Receives New Leader Award from Ohio State’s College of Education and Human Ecology

Last month, Kelly Capatosto, Senior Research Associate at the Kirwan Institute, received the 2018 New Leader Award from the Alumni Society of her alma mater, the College of Education and Human Ecology at Ohio State. Deemed an “exceptional advocate for diversity and inclusion” from her nominators, Kelly has a Master’s Degree in School Psychology, which has … Continue reading »

Kirwan Senior Research Associate Kelly Capatosto Receives New Leader Award from Ohio State’s College of Education and Human Ecology

Combatting Implicit Bias in the Workplace

Institutional Interventions to Prevent Implicit Bias from Undermining Organizational Diversity In support of the The Columbus Commitment: Achieving Pay Equity, launched by the Columbus Women’s Commission and focused on the issue of the gender pay gap, the Kirwan Institute presents our latest report Institutional Interventions to Prevent Implicit Bias from Undermining Organizational Diversity , written … Continue reading »

Combatting Implicit Bias in the Workplace

Out of School Suspensions

Recent Article Highlights Suspension Disparity An article recently released from The Blade demonstrates that black students are suspended more often than classmates. Read the entire article here, then come back to check out the interactive map below. Mapping the Equity Impact Across Ohio By Kelly Capatosto, Senior Research Associate, and Rachel Besse, Intern Map Created … Continue reading »

Out of School Suspensions

First Lady Ginther Recognizes Kirwan as Ohio State “Gem” in Research

COLUMBUS, OH – During the recent 2018 Leadership Summit hosted by Ohio State Extension, Shannon Ginther, First Lady and Chair of the Columbus Women’s Commission, recognized the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity for its applied research in areas of equity. Regarding Kirwan as a “gem” at Ohio State, Ginther acknowledged the … Continue reading »

First Lady Ginther Recognizes Kirwan as Ohio State “Gem” in Research