News and Events

JAN 27, 2021
In the inaugural session of the NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health series, "Diverse Voices: COVID-19 and the Health of Women," Ana Langer, MD, the director of the Women and Health Initiative (W&HI) at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Jewel Gausman, ScD, MHS, a research associate at the W&HI, will lead a plain-language discussion of topics explored in their commentary article “Sex and Gender Disparities in the COVID-19 Pandemic,” recently published in the Journal of Women’s Health.
JAN 27, 2021
Illustration of three female scientists at work
Join the Office of Research and The Women’s Place for a free screening and panel discussion on the film "Picture a Scientist," which follows three scientists confronting gender and racial biases in STEM fields.
The Women's Place
JAN 27, 2021
Tressie McMillan Cottom is an award-winning author, researcher, educator and cultural critic whose work has been recognized nationally and internationally for the urgency and depth of her incisive critical analysis of technology, higher education, class, race and gender. McMillan Cottom also co-hosts Hear to Slay with Roxane Gay, a podcast with an intersectional perspective on celebrity, culture, politics, art, life, love, and more.
JAN 27, 2021
The Fisher College of Business will host a film screening and Q&A session with the Director of She Started It on Wednesday, January 27th at 5:30pm EST. She Started It gives a new face to the popular image of the tech entrepreneur: a female face. Following five young women over two years as they pitch VCs, build teams, bring products to market, fail and start again, SHE STARTED IT takes viewers on a global roller coaster ride from San Francisco to Mississippi, France and Vietnam.
JAN 28, 2021
Join the Women for Economic and Leadership Development (WELD) and Executive Coach Dr. Jennifer Nash who will take an unconventional approach to help you rediscover the magic in your life’s work.
JAN 28, 2021
Join Ohio State University's Women of Color Employee Resource Group (ERG) and attend their monthly leadership series events. The January meeting features Noelle W. Arnold, PhD, professor, associate dean for Equity, Diversity and Global Engagement, Educational Administration College of Education and Human Ecology. Contact woc@osumc.edu to join the ERG.
JAN 30, 2021
In part II of this series sponsored by Zora's House, Izetta Thomas of Black Girls Plan will lead an intention setting session. Using a process developed through her work with Black Girls Plan, you'll set intentions (not to be confused with goals!) for the new year and learn how to use your planner to reinforce them.
FEB 1, 2021
The film, Picture a Scientist, follows three scientists confronting gender and racial biases in STEM fields. A panel discussion will also take place on February 1 at 4pm and will include Dr. Jane Willenbring, one of the scientists featured in the film, along with Ohio State scientists, Dr. Terry Wilson, Dr. Marcela Hernandez, and Dr. Laura Lopez.
FEB 12, 2021
Women for Economic and Leadership Development present Samantha Nolan of Nolan Branding Partners. In part two of Nolan's highly popular three-part series you will learn how to optimize your digital presence through exploration of LinkedIn.