[Athen] Contributions & ideas please!

Wink Harner winkharner at mesacc.edu
Tue Nov 16 07:17:59 PST 2010

Thanks EA. We miss you. Hope you are well.


----- Original Message -----
From: "E.A. Draffan" <ea at emptech.info>
To: "Access Technology Higher Education Network" <athen at athenpro.org>
Sent: Tuesday, November 16, 2010 4:16:17 AM
Subject: Re: [Athen] Contributions & ideas please!

We have a suite of tools available on an USB pendrive with an accessible
menu - all freely available.
http://access.ecs.soton.ac.uk/projects/accessTools/download Try the Beta2
version as it has the most and includes NVDA etc.

Best wishes E.A.

Mrs E.A. Draffan
Learning Societies Lab,
ECS, University of Southampton,
Tel +44 (0)23 8059 7246

-----Original Message-----
From: athen-bounces at athenpro.org [mailto:athen-bounces at athenpro.org] On
Behalf Of Jeffrey Sykes
Sent: 15 November 2010 20:55
To: Access Technology Higher Education Network
Subject: Re: [Athen] Contibutions & ideas please!


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Jeff Sykes
Assistive Technology Coordinator
Disability Support Services
Division of Inclusion and Equity
Grand Valley State University

>>> Wink Harner <winkharner at mesacc.edu> 11/15/2010 10:32 AM >>>

Hi all Athen-ites

Am looking for contributions from you all to add to a presentation this week

The BEST low cost/no cost technology solutions for new to the field AT folks
or one wo/man shows in disability services.

Your great off the cuff solutions will be added to the presentation workshop
on Friday and available after the conference.

Thanks for any and all ideas. You're the best!




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