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Join us on Zoom for a conversation with Kwame Alexander, discussing The Crossover, winner of the 2015 Newbery Medal and Coretta Scott King Award Honor.

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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.
Photo Cred: Julie Fulton/Columbus Dispatch The Kirwan Institute, led by Senior Research Associate Glennon Sweeney,  is partnering with the Franklin County Auditor's Office to help eliminate disparities and inequalities in the appraisal process.  "On Monday, Auditor Michael Stinziano and researchers from the Columbus-based Kirwan Institute held the Making of Metropolitan Inequality conference, the first of a two-part series aimed at discussing the policies that created redlined communities and suggestions on what’s next. " - The Columbus Dispatch

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