DEI Student Spotlight: Gary Closs, Jr.
The CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion would like to welcome you to our DEI Student Spotlight! Each month we will be celebrating the diversity of the CFAES student body by highlighting one student (undergraduate or graduate). This month we a ...
Summer Research Opportunities Program Hosts Reunion Event
Ohio State students who were past participants in the FAES Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) got together for a Zoom reunion earlier this semester. All the students are currently enrolled in OSU graduate programs, the majority of whom are study ...
Wikipedia Editing for Knowledge Equity
In this fourth installment of the CFAES 2022 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Speaker Series Dr. Alexandria Lockett, Assistant Professor of English at Spelman College, will discuss how Wikipedia represents historical and contemporary politics of knowledge ...
DEI Launches Its First Newsletter and Announces Newsletter Naming Competition
The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion ran the first issue of its new monthly newsletter on January 13, 2021. The first issue featured the upcoming CFAES National Day of Racial Healing, our revised mission, vision, and values, the DEI Action Counc ...
2021 CFAES Day of Racial Healing
The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion would like to invite you to join us for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation’s National Day of Racial Healing which will place on January 19, 2021. This National Day started in 2017 and takes place annually on the T ...
CFAES DEI Book Discussion Club to Begin in 2021
To facilitate important conversations about race the Extension Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force in collaboration with the CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will be hosting a book club that will meet throughout 2021. All CFAES sta ...
2021 Multiple Perspectives on Access, Inclusion, & Disability Conference Now Accepting Proposals
The ADA Coordinator’s Office at The Ohio State University has issued a call for proposals for the 2021 Multiple Perspectives on Access, Inclusion, & Disability Conference. This annual conference aims to serve as a catalyst for positive change and a sp ...
NPR Interviews Dr. Joyce Chen on the Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on the Careers of Women
Dr. Joyce Chen, an associate professor in the department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics (AEDE), was recently interviewed by National Public Radio (NPR) about how the coronavirus pandemic had a direct impact on her career at the ...
The Intersectionality of Blackness and Queerness: A Panel Discussion
Join us for a new panel entitled "The Intersectionality of Blackness and Queerness: A Panel Discussion." This event will take place on Wednesday, October 28th, 6:30-8:00PM EST and is free and open to the public. Black people who are members of t ...
CFAES Appoints Dr. Kathy Lechman as Assistant Dean and Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Kathy Lechman has accepted an appointment and will return to CFAES to serve as our Assistant Dean and Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. As our former Assistant Dean, Dr. Lechman was successful in laying the g ...