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.
Monday, February 26th, 2018
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
A five panel banner stand that highlights the perspective of African- Americans in relation to their experience with disability. This exhibit covers the first African slaves brought to colonial America, Brown v. Board, civil rights, and medical accomplishments.
For individuals requiring interpreting services or other accommodations, please contact Katie Halbruner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-486-2020, as early as possible prior to the event to help us to ensure availability. Please understand that failure to provide adequate notice may result in accommodations not being available.
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