[Athen] EDUCAUSE - The Why and How of Web Accessibility
jongund at uiuc.edu
Sat Mar 29 08:09:05 PDT 2008
Did anyone submit proposals for the 2008 Educause conference?
I submitted a preconference workshop on web accessibility, but missed the general session deadline.
---- Original message ----
>Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2008 14:55:50 -0700
>From: "Terry Thompson" <tft at u.washington.edu>
>Subject: Re: [Athen] EDUCAUSE - The Why and How of Web Accessibility
>To: "'Access Technologists in Higher Education Network'" <athen at athenpro.org>
>I think our collaboration with EDUCAUSE has helped to elevate their
>perception of accessibility as an important issue, but an equally important
>parallel event was Tracy Mitrano of Cornell being elected to the EDUCAUSE
>Board of Directors. Tracy's an oustpoken advocate for accessibility and I
>see she's one of the speakers at this event. I suspect she had a hand in
>Technology Accessibility Specialist
>DO-IT, Accessible Technology
>UW Technology Services
>University of Washington
>tft at u.washington.edu
> From: athen-bounces at athenpro.org [mailto:athen-bounces at athenpro.org]
>On Behalf Of Howard Kramer
> Sent: Friday, March 28, 2008 12:45 PM
> To: 'Access Technologists in Higher Education Network'
> Subject: [Athen] EDUCAUSE - The Why and How of Web Accessibility
> Just received this announcement from Educause. Was this done in
>coordination with ATHEN or in response to our collaboration? Anyway, great
>to see this being covered by EDUCAUSE.
> EDUCAUSE Live! April 4, 2008 1:00 p.m. ET (12:00 p.m. CT, 11:00 a.m.
>MT, 10:00 a.m. PT); runs one hour
> The Why and How of Web Accessibility
> More info:
> Howard Kramer
> Assistive Technology Lab Coordinator
> AT Conference Coordinator
> Disability Services
> CU-Boulder, 107 UCB
> Boulder, Co 80309
>Athen mailing list
>Athen at athenpro.org
Jon Gunderson, Ph.D.
Coordinator Information Technology Accessibility
Disability Resources and Educational Services
Rehabilitation Education Center
1207 S. Oak Street
Champaign, Illinois 61821
Voice: (217) 244-5870
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