The Columbus Human Rights Commission invites the public to hear Ms. Lecia Brooks speak on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at the Commission’s Annual Dinner Meeting to be held at The Commons, 300 Washington Street, at 6:30 p.m. Ms. Lecia Brooks is currently the outreach director at the Southern Poverty Law Center (“SPLC”). In her role [...]
On Tuesday, March 20, 2018, the Columbus City Council reappointed three Human Rights Commissioners to three-year terms including Greg Lewis, Tony McClendon, and John Stroh. Commissioner Greg Lewis was first appointed to the Commission in 2005, and he currently works as the chair of the social studies department at Columbus East High School and Central [...]
The City has established the Community Police Review Board ("CPRB") in an effort to foster transparency, gain community trust and respond to the needs of residents as they relate to the Columbus Police Department. The Columbus Human Rights Commission provides technical assistance and the Board of Public Works and Safety is the administrative body that [...]
http://immigrantwomen.businesscatalyst.com/index.html In words and photos, immigrant women convey their feelings about their new lives in our amazing city. The project was conducted by faculty and staff from Indiana University - Purdue University Columbus and supported with a Welcoming Community Arts & Culture Grant from the Heritage Fund: The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County.