Greater Columbus Infant Mortality Task Force: Final Report and Recommendations

Download the full report (PDF) Infant mortality rates are a globally accepted measure of a community’s well-being. And, while Columbus is widely considered to be one of our nation’s more prosperous, well-educated and progressive communities, we have one of the highest infant mortality rates in the country. Consider: Every week in Franklin County, more than … Continue reading »

Greater Columbus Infant Mortality Task Force: Final Report and Recommendations

Kirwan Institute Launches Website on School Discipline Disparities

COLUMBUS, OH – The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity, an interdisciplinary research institute at The Ohio State University, launched a new webpage today that explores racialized school discipline disparities and highlights the ways in which implicit racial bias may be contributing to these disparities. Made possible by generous funding from the … Continue reading »

Kirwan Institute Launches Website on School Discipline Disparities

Kirwan Institute Partners with MTV on Multi-Year Campaign to Help Youth Combat Hidden Biases & Inequality

The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race & Ethnicity, an interdisciplinary research institute at The Ohio State University, has partnered with MTV and a coalition of organizations dedicated to social justice to develop “Look Different”, a multi-year campaign that launched last week, aimed at empowering young adults to better counter hidden racial, gender and … Continue reading »

Kirwan Institute Partners with MTV on Multi-Year Campaign to Help Youth Combat Hidden Biases & Inequality

Kirwan Institute Releases the Second Annual State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review

The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity, an inter-disciplinary engaged research institute at The Ohio State University, has released its State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review 2014. The publication builds on the foundation begun last year with Kirwan’s release of its inaugural edition bearing the same name. Both publications were made … Continue reading »

Kirwan Institute Releases the Second Annual State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review