[Athen] Multiple Perspectives Tentative Program Schedule

Lissner, L S. (Scott ) lissner.2 at osu.edu
Sat Feb 7 08:37:39 PST 2015

Celebrate Our Progress - Write Our Future History<http://ada.osu.edu/conferences/2015Conf/2015conf.html> at the 2015 Multiple Perspcetives Conference, April 13-14.

Details on the program will be available next week but below is a sneak peak and a reminder that student poster presentation proposals are due March 15.<http://ada.osu.edu/conferences/2015Conf/callforstudentproposals2015.html>

Monday, April 13, 2015
Topics in Community Integration for People with disabilities
1-Going to College: Integrated Employment and Academic Opportunities for Students with Intellectual Disabilities
2-A Problematic Hurdle: Soft Skills to Seek and Keep a Job.
Session C: Barrier Free Healthcare: A Recent Point of Emphasis 25 Years in the Making
Session D:
1-The ADA at 25: How does it Measure Up in Comparison with The Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities?
2-Access Abroad: International Study for Students & Scholars with Disabilities

10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Concurrent Sessions.
Session A: Understanding Reasonable Accommodations Under the ADAAA and Emerging Issues In the Law
Session B: The ABC's of YLF (Youth Leadership Forum)
Session C: Update From The Department of Education's Office For Civil Rights
Session D: Toward Universal Suffrage: Voting and People with Intellectual or Cognitive Disabilities

12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch and Networking: Blackwell Ballrooms

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
Session A: Health Status and Disparities among People with Disabilities in Ohio
Session B: Inter-Ability Marriage: How Love is Lame
Session C: Update From The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Session D: Eric Garner in Historical Perspective: Interrogating "Ableist Criminality"

3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Free & Open to the Public
Ken Campbell Memorial Lecture: "The Stories We Tell: The Americans with Disabilities Act After 25 Years" presented by Lennard J. Davis. Based on his forthcoming book, Enabling Acts the human story illustrating the successes and shortcomings of the ADA in areas ranging from employment, education, and transportation to shifting social attitudes.

Student Perspectives Ethel Louise Armstrong Student Poster Presentations and Reception. Network with professionals, the community, and scholars who share an interests in disability. A generous gift from the Ethel Louise Armstrong Foundation funds cash awards for graduate research, undergraduate research, arts, community service and class projects focused on disability. Student poster submissions are due 3/11/15
Tuesday , April 14, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Concurrent Sessions
Session A: Disability & accessibility as a matter of course in university life
Session B: Communicating and instructing faculty on accessibility considerations for Web or LMS content
Session C: Collaborating to Create Audio Access for Digital Image Collections
Session D: At the Intersections of Disability and Feminist Theories: Toward the Transformative Inclusion of Diverse Students with Disabilities in STEM Fields

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
Session A: Perception and attitudes toward people who are deaf or hard of hearing among college students
Session B: Accessibility Strategy for a Large University
Session C: At the Expense of Joy: Human Rights Violations in Applied Behavioral Analysis
Session D: Student Veterans with Psychological and Physical Wounds: Enhancing Access and Inclusion

12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Lunch and Networking Blackwell Hotel Ballrooms

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
Session A: ADA Q&A Staff and Board From The Center for Disability Empowerment Answer Your Questions
Session B: P.E.A.C.E: Communication Access through Universal Design Principles
Session C: On Teaching the R-Word: A Dialogue about Inclusive Language and Inclusive Spaces
Session D: Paving the Path to College Success: Experiences of Students with Physical Disabilities

3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free and Open to the Public
The Ethel Louise Armstrong Memorial Lecture: "The Hearing World Around Me" presented by Trix Bruce reflects culture clash and connection, contact and confusion, and the many ways which language and identity can shape our perceptions.

Celebrate Our Progress - Write Our Future History<http://ada.osu.edu/conferences/2015Conf/2015conf.html> at the 2015 Multiple Perspcetives Conference, April 13-14.

L. Scott Lissner
ADA Coordinator & 504 Compliance Officer
Office Of Diversity And Inclusion, The Ohio State University
Associate, John Glenn School of Public Affairs
Lecturer, Knowlton School of Architecture, Moritz College of Law & Disability Studies
Board, Center for Disability Empowerment
Appointed: State HAVA Committee & Columbus Advisory Council on Disability Issues

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