Date: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT Speakers: Diana Katovitch, Taishoff Center on Inclusive Higher Education at Syracuse University Description: Students with disabilities don’t usually know about other college students with disabilities, their opportunities in higher education, or what accommodations are available and and how to request them. This espidode discusses recommended resources to get you started in learning more about higher education and students with disabilities. For more information visit adalive.org
Date: Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT Speakers: Celestia Ohrazda, Burton Blatt Institute Marsha Schwanke, Southeast ADA Center Description: Web access is not just making a website available to the public. It includes making that website accessible to people with a wide range of disabilities. Discover the “big picture” of what accessibility is, why accessibility is important, and the tools and resources to get you started on the path to a making an accessible website for you and all your visitors. For more information visit adalive.org
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