AHEAD Association on Higher Education and Disability 2019 Virtual Conference: July 11th-12th
Attend a live streaming of the annual conference of the Association on Higher Education and Disability (“AHEAD”) on July 11 and 12, 2019 on campus, hosted by the Office for Access and Equity and Student Disability Services.
Thursday, July 11, 2019 sessions will be held at the Office for Access and Equity (5525 S. Ellis Ave.) and the Friday, July 12, 2019 sessions will be hosted at Student Disability Services (5501 S. Ellis Ave.)
Please RSVP by checking off sessions which you plan to attend.
For more information, including information on the conference schedule, visit the OAE website.
Thursday July 11th
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Opening Plenary: Students with Disabilities are an Asset to Universities – Haben Girma
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Cripping Campus: Disabled Student Activism and Leadership in Disability Cultural Centers in Higher Ed – Elizabeth Thomson, University of Illinois Chicago
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Individualization, The Interactive Process and Fundamental Alteration – Jamie Axelrod, Northern Arizona University and Paul Grossman, Hastings Law School
2:30 – 4:00 p.m. Everyday Ableism – Exploring Disability Bias and Microaggressions – Amanda Kraus, University of Arizona
Friday July 12th
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Neurodiversity and the College Campus – Jane Thierfeld Brown, College Autism Spectrum & Yale Child Study and Lorre Wolfe, Boston University
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. The Invisibility of Disability in Diversity Initiatives in Higher Education: A Demand for Action – Arlene Kanter, Syracuse University
3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Building a Campus-wide Universal Design Framework from the Ground Up – Sheryl Burgstahler, University of Washington
Lunch will be provided each day. Please let us know if you plan to join us.
I plan to participate in lunch on Thursday
I plan to participate in lunch on Friday
If you plan to join us for lunch, please list any dietary restrictions.
Please list below any reasonable accommodation requests that will facilitate your full participation in this event. If you have any questions about access please contact: Liz Honig (773.702.4913 |
) or Charnessa Warren (773.702.6000 |
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