Join the John Glenn College of Public Affairs as we engage in conversation with Black Americans about a range of policy issues. This three-part webinar series aims to increase awareness of the experiences of Black Americans in the past and present, and what work needs to be done by future leaders.
African Americans in Public Policy: The Past
Monday, April 5, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Professor of African American history Dr. Hasan Kwame Jeffries will speak about the emergence of policies that disproportionately affect Black people to this day such as housing, the criminal justice system, healthcare and the environment.
African Americans in Public Policy: The Present
Monday, April 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Public affairs professionals who aim to make structural change will speak about the work they are doing in their communities.
African Americans in Public Policy: The Future
Monday, April 19, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Current Ohio State students and future leaders speak about the work they have done and plan to do in the future.