June 20, 2022

Masks are very highly recommended for all students, faculty, staff, and other members of the Disability Studies community who attend in-person class meetings, office hours, and in-person events and activities in Summer 2022. Continuing the use of masks will help to make our learning spaces and...Read more

June 07, 2022

At our Convocation ceremony on June 3rd, we announced these recipients of our annual awards for 2022. Congratulations to our amazing students!

Dennis Lang Student Award in Disability Studies

The Dennis Lang Award in Disability Studies honors Dennis Lang, a co-founder of the UW...Read more

June 07, 2022

At our Convocation ceremony on June 3rd, we were thrilled to make this announcement!

Barbara Greenberg Endowed Scholarship for Disability Studies

Last year, we were pleased to announce the creation of a new scholarship that honors the memory of the first student who...Read more

June 01, 2022

Congratulations DS Grads!!

The June 3rd Convocation program, slides, and graduation video are available on this page.

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DS Graduation Video 2022 (YouTube with open captions)

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May 22, 2022

Please plan to join us! Disability Studies Student Research & Community Engagement Presentations: 2022 Thesis Projects

When: Friday, May 27, 12:00-1:30pm

Where: Zoom meeting

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May 15, 2022

All are welcome to attend. RSVP link is below.

Date: Friday May 20, 12:00-1:00pm.

Presenters: Christine Lew, Alizay Sajjad, Megan McCloskey

Title: Putting Sexual Assault Survivors with Disabilities on the University Radar: An Accessibility Review of the UW's Sexual...Read more

May 11, 2022

To the DSP community,

The Graduate Students of Art History (GSAH) are pleased to invite you to the two-day virtual symposium “Dismantling the Body: Possibilities and Limitations in Art Making” on May 18–19, 2022. The Symposium will conclude our program for 2021-22, which focuses on the...Read more

March 17, 2022

Hello Disability Studies Students! The 2022 Convocation Ceremony for graduating Majors and Minors in Disability Studies will take place Friday, June 3, 3:00pm . The DS Program plans to host this ceremony in hybrid format. We hope that you will participate and join us to...Read more

August 02, 2021

The UW Disability Studies Program was delighted to announce the 2021 Harlan Hahn Endowment Fund awardees at our convocation. Please read below to learn more about the students and faculty receiving these grants and the important research in which they are engaged.

Ryan DeCarsky (MA...Read more

June 05, 2021

This was an astounding, accomplished class of DS students! The following were selected this year for the award that honors Dennis Lang, a co-founder of the UW Disability Studies Program, for his dedication and service in the creation and growth of the community and program. The award goes to...Read more