U of M Investing in Abilities Events

10/10/2016

Investing in Abilities

Diversity Includes Disability

This year’s Investing in Ability events explore how disability is an important dimension of diversity.

October 10, 2016

1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

INTERSECTIONALITY -DIVERSITY INCLUDES DISABILITY

U-M doctors, professors, and professionals Gallery,

Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library

October 11, 2016

11am-1pm

Dogs on the Diag- Service and Therapy Dogs (3 Locations)

Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library; North Campus Grove; East Ann Arbor Health Center

6 p.m – 8 p.m.

“REBRANDING DISABILITY THROUGH ACHIEVEMENT” with Lime Connect

Student Activities Building, room 3003

October 13, 2016

Noon – 1 p.m.

EVERYDAY ADVOCACY; DISABILITY AND THE LAW

Attorney Jason Turkish

SSWB ECC

FREE: RSVP at ssw.umich.edu/forms/rsvp/?eventID=E2326

October 14, 2016

4 p.m – 6 p.m.

SHORT FILMS NIGHT: COMPENSATION, HER GIVEAWAY, TALK TO ME

Introduction & Comments: Jane Vincent

Gallery, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library

October 19, 2016

3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

APPLYING UNIVERSAL DESIGN PRINCIPLES TO PROMOTE ACTIVE PARTICIPATION BY ALL STUDENTS

Center on Research for Learning and Teaching (CRLT)

Michigan League in the Henderson Room (3rd Floor)

FREE: RSVP at crlt.umich.edu/node/91789

October 20, 2016

3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

DISABILITY JUSTICE PANEL

Gallery, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library

October 24, 2016

7 p.m – 8:30 p.m.

SUPPORTING THE HEALTH SELF-MANAGEMENT NEEDS OF YOUTH WITH DISABILITIES

Dr. Seth Warschausky | Ann Arbor District Library, Downtown, Public Meeting Room

October 25, 2016

8 a.m. – 9 a.m.

HEALTH CARE DISPARITIES AND DISABILITY: IDENTIFYING AND ADDRESSING MODIFIABLE FACTORS

Taubman Health Sciences Library Bldg, Rm 2901

October 26, 2016

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

JAMES T. NEUBACHER AWARD CEREMONY

Rackham Assembly Hall

7 p.m. – 8:45 pm.

ZEN & THE ART OF COLORING FOR ADULTS

Ann Arbor District Library, Downtown 4th floor

October 27, 2016

7 p.m – 8:30 p.m.

MY QUEER LINEAGE; PRESENTATION AND Q & A VIA SKYPE DAVID ROCHE

Gallery, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library

October 28, 2016

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

MIYA OF THE QUIET

STRENGTH (FILM)

Gallery, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library

November 4, 2016

4pm-6pm

Diversity and Disability in Bollywood Films

Professor Joyojeet Pal

2255 North Quad, East Washington St.

Learn more about these and November events at ability.umich.edu/iaw

All events are FREE, locations are accessible and everyone is welcome.

If you need disability accommodations to attend or participate, please contact disability@umich.edu at least 48 hours in advance.

Investing in Ability is sponsored by: U-M Council for Disability Concerns, University Human Resources , University of Michigan Health System, University Health Service

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