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Latinx Heritage Month

September 2020

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COVID-19 Information for ODI Students

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ODI Inaugural Hall of Fame Award

Deadline: October 30, 2020

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Scholar Spotlight: Kayah Woodford and Austin Smith

As the movement for social change stemming from the George Floyd protests marches forward, a pair of Morrill Scholar Program students are among those leading the fight for racial justice and greater equity in Bexley.

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Highlights of Hale Center Art Collection

King's Life

Artist: Larry Winston Collins

Medium: Relief Painting

The “King's Life” painting was the first piece of artwork donated to the Hale Center. Created specifically for the Office of Minority Affairs' annual MLK exhibition in 1988, Mr. Collins donated the art to the Hale Center in 1989 prior to its opening on October 11, 1989.

Apartheid Series for Steven

Artist: Ed Colston

Medium: Mixed Media Painting

The Apartheid Series for Steven was donated by artist Ed Colston as a special tribute to Steven Biko. Ed Colston (November 20, 1936 – February 21, 2006), a local artist and former professor at the Columbus College of Art and Design, was known for his bold colors and abstraction in his works of art.


Artist: Charles Hollingsworth

Medium: Mixed

Who Needs A Horse?

Artist: Marty Shuter

Medium: Sculpture

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