Shadia Jallaq created Programs for Ohio Women Empowered to Represent (POWER) to educate, empower and encourage Ohio women to run for political office and lead their communities. The POWER initiative at the John Glenn College of Public Affairs includes NEW Leadership Ohio and Ready to Run—Campaign Training for Women. Jallaq is passionate about empowering women and helping them realize their potential. The Ohio State University recently awarded Jallaq the Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award for her work on POWER. She currently serves on the board of trustees for the South-Western City Schools Educational Foundation and the Association of Staff and Faculty Women, the commission for Programs for Ohio Women Empowered to Represent, and is a member of Ohio Women in Government. Shadia is a proud alumna of The Ohio State University, graduating cum laude with a bachelor’s in political science and international studies.
In July 2020, Columbus City leaders commissioned an independent, outside after-action review of the City’s response to protests that took place last summer. Former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio Carter Stewart and the John Glenn College of Public Affairs were named the lead investigative team.
In this study, published in Economic Development Quarterly, the authors present a statistically valid typology of high-growth firms, also known as gazelles, to determine if payroll and job growth patterns differ between groups or clusters.
This study, published in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, presents an experimental design that overcomes the counterfactual problem present in all prior published experiments by relying on an actual storm with a known outcome.