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

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

Renewing Our Call to Action: My Brother’s Keeper

Renewing Our Call to Action responds to the October 2015 Youth Perspective Report completed by the City of Columbus to support their expanding work in the My Brother’s Keeper Initiative. As a part of that report’s recommendations, the City of Columbus seeks to work with the community to collaboratively set short and long-term goals with … Continue reading »
Renewing Our Call to Action: My Brother’s Keeper

2017 State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review

The release of the 2017 State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review comes at a very important time. More than ever, Kirwan and our partners in equity work can see the importance of how we shape the narrative of race and equity in this country. For the last five years, the State of the Science … Continue reading »

2017 State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review