2017: Important Women in History


2017's program as held from July 10th–21st with 15 young women from Columbus area middle schools. These young women were mentored during their two-week study by five women who study at OSU and work in the art, design and technology field and the director of the program.

This year's group created animated biographies of amazing women in history through the art of animation. Projects focused on creating 3D animated stories about these important women and their lives so we could all know more about their amazing accomplishments.



Group Projects

TEAM 1: Ruth Asawa

Students: Maddie, Priya and Jameson

Mentor: Sarah Lawler


TEAM 2: Mae Jemison

Students: Meghana, Kloe and Kavya

Mentor: Ece Karaca


TEAM 3: Kim Eun-sil

Students: Sofie, Cleo and Eva

Mentor: Audrey Jewell


TEAM 4: Madam C.J. Walker

Students: Sofie, Ruhama and Dhriti

Mentor: Stacey Dunten


TEAM 5: Jerrie Mock

Students: Kiara, Brooklyn and Joanne

Mentor: Riley Patrick


Students working in computer lab
Students at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum