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Center for Students with Disabilities Celebrates its 50th Anniversary!


Join us as we celebrate 50 years of providing access and accommodations to students with disabilities at UConn. From September 2017 to April 2018, in collaboration with campus partners, we will host campus-wide events including speakers, conferences, exhibits, movies and more. These events will celebrate disability as diversity and explore the history of the disability rights movement.

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For general information contact Christine Wenzel at or 860-486-2020.


Legislative Office Building

Deaf Professionals: Breaking the Sound Barrier

UConn Interpreting Services and the Center for Students with Disabilities welcomes you to join us for a memorable event on Tuesday September 26, 2017, from 6:00-8:00 at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford, CT. This is the first celebration of its kind in Connecticut, and our excitement in preparing for this occasion matches your excitement to attend!

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UConn Scenery with World Usability Day New England Logo

World Usability Day New England Conference – November 9, 2017

The 2017 World Usability Day New England event is coming to beautiful Connecticut. Join us on November 9th for a day of educational presentations at the University of Connecticut Student Union building. Learn about Accessible documents, Website Design and Compliance, User Experience, Universal Design, and the latest Assistive Technology for education and employment, as well as accessible design in the home and community.

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To view an accessible version of the 50th Anniversary Timeline, please click here: 50th Anniversary Timeline.