May 17 was Global Accessibility Awareness Day, and in recognition Microsoft released a short film: Empower every person: reimagining accessibility. The film focuses on industry and employment, but it highlights how accessibility can drive inclusion and innovation.
Often “accommodation” is defined as something that is supplied for convenience or an act that is done to a person, often for convenience or to reconcile differences. Just to be clear, we don’t like these definitions, but all too often this is what non-disabled individuals have thought the term “accommodation” means. For providing accommodations in higher education, such definitions do […]
We are updating the Disability Services website and have added information for faculty regarding rights and responsibilities when providing students with accommodations. You can read the entire list on the website or review a few key points below. More updates are coming soon. Please continue to check the website for answers to your questions, or feel free to contact Disability Services. Faculty […]