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"We are in a time of collective turmoil. The COVID-19 pandemic, nationwide protests against police violence and sustained attacks on our democracy have shaken our country to its core. But it is no accident that these crises weigh most heavily on Black and brown communities."  Read Kyle's full OpEd in The Columbus Dispatch. 
Dr. Kierra Barnett, Post-Doctoral Researcher at the Kirwan Institute, recently co-authored a study exploring the impact of HBCU attendance on the health of African Americans (following graduation).
Kirwan Institute's Senior Legal Analyst Kyle Strickland was just named as one of ColumbusCEO's Future 50 Class of 2021. This recognition is reserved for the most passionate and hard-working advocates and professionals in the Columbus community - those focused on improving Central Ohio and our world. The 2021 class will be recognized in a special issue of ColumbusCEO to be released in January. From there, all members will begin work on an annual community project of their choosing.

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