Two alumni make Crain’s 20 in their Twenties list

Two CLC alumni, Bradley Ouambo (OBC 2021) and Ryan Sowers (CLI 2020), were recently named as part of the Crain’s 20 in their Twenties – a recognition of emerging leaders who are making a difference and blazing a trail. The 2021 Class is touted by Crain’s as, “hardworking, engaged, innovative, forward-thinking, altruistic and proactive.” See…

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Anti-Racism Resources May 2021

A short, digestible list of resources to guide you on your journey of understanding and involvement in diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. A new list is published every month. Event: “Black America: Owning Your Future: John McWhorter and Coleman Hughes” Cleveland Public Library Writers & Readers Candid Conversations Article: “Racial Trauma in Film: How Viewers…

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Read Like Me

Read Like Me Sara Kidner 2021 Winner Educating for Tomorrow Presented in partnership with: PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Read Like Me is a literacy and role model initiative providing internships to young Black males to help address the reading achievement gap in Black male students in grades 3-5. Hired mentors will work with local elementary schools to…

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Three alum make the 2021 Crain’s Women of Note

Ayonna Blue Donald (LC 2021), Shameka Jones Taylor (CBB 2008), and Jill Paulsen (LC 2017) are members of Crain’s Cleveland Business‘ 2021 Women of Note cohort. The award honors women, “whose dedication and achievements enrich Northeast Ohio, its institutions and its people.” They will be honored at a virtual, hosted by Elizabeth McIntyre (LC 2006),…

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