The only way is through: Autumn 2020 Ohio State Alumni Magazine
Whether our blinders were torn off in May or we are bearing the pain of the millionth cut, we will confront racism and its manifestations. We can learn so much from the Ohio State faculty and staff, alumni and students who work toward equity and justice. We hope the people you meet in these stories will lead you by their examples of grit, intellect and righteous determination.Read More
Why some college sports are often out of reach for students from low-income families
Playing on a college sports team takes more than talent, according to Ohio State's Chris Knoester, an associate professor of sociology, and James Tompsett, a graduate student in Sociology.
Leaders Influence Diversity AND Inclusion
Here on Lead Read Today, I often write about negative situations; sadly, discussing diversity and inclusion often entails difficult stories. But for this month’s post, I wanted to focus on something positive
Holt receives award from the National Communication Association
Lanier Frush Holt, associate professor in the School of Communication at Ohio State, recently received the 2021 Donald H. Ecroyd Award for Outstanding Teaching in Higher Education from the National Communication Association (NCA). The annual award honors an NCA member who exemplifies superlative teaching in higher education. Holt’s record exemplifies the potential of educators to nurture students from diverse backgrounds to become future leaders.
Ohio State College of Medicine ASPIRE Medical Research, is now accepting applications
Communities across the nation continue to be impacted by disparities in health care access and health outcomes related to social determinants, implicit bias and inadequate access to translational research and culturally competent healthcare. Research experience and training for students from communities affected by health and healthcare disparities are critical to improving workforce diversity and unlocking collaborative solutions to these complex problems.
Upcoming open house revisits Andean and Amazonian collection at Ohio State
Starting Oct. 5, the Andean and Amazonian Indigenous Art and Cultural Artifacts Collection’s “Tukuypaq: Open House” will allow objects to speak for themselves.