On December 2nd, Heather D. Evans successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation in the Department of Sociology! Heather has been a stalwart member of the UW Disability Studies community for several years. In 2016, she organized the Disability Studies Graduate Interest Group through the Simpson...Read more
Join us! Fridays Feb 3, Feb 17, March 3 @ 12pm, in MGH 024 (the D Center)...Read more
Friday, June 3, 12:00-1:00, MGH 024E.T. Russian, “CASTING SHADOWS: The making of a multi-sensory installation piece about disability culture and the human experience”
CASTING SHADOWS is a multi-sensory, audio-video installation piece of comics that explore disability culture...Read more
Disability Studies brown bag talk. Join us on Friday, May 20th, 12-1pm, in the D Center (MGH 024)
Yonas Seifu, "My Intersectional Journey"
May 20, 12-1pm, MGH 024.
A stray bullet strike me in the back of the head and voila, I am shoved into my journey...Read more
Deadline: Sun May 22, 2016, 11pm. UW students, staff, and faculty may apply.
Harlan Hahn Endowment Fund Grants
Disability Studies Program, University of Washington
Call for Proposals, Spring 2016
May 12-14, 2016, UW Seattle & Bothell. "Making Disability Public: Art, Scholarship, Activism"
Symposium website: https://depts.washington.edu/disstud/pacific-western-ds-symposium
May 11, 4pm, Smith 102, this talk is co-sponsored by DSP, Labor Studies, English, GWSS, Q CenterSpeaker: Anne Balay
Time: May 11, 2016, 4:00-5:30pm
Location: Smith 102
Title: Working Class Queers: Stories of Public Health, Surveillance, and Dignity...Read more
The U.S. Access Board is pleased to announce a Town Hall meeting in Seattle!
May 10, 2016 from 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Husky Union Building (the HUB)
University of Washington
Room 250 (2nd floor)...Read more
Kai Kohlsdorf and Tash Hansen-Day
Kai is a PhD student in GWSS and he's worked as a TA and instructor for Disability Studies; Tash received their BA in Disability Studies and worked at the D Center. At the Philadelphia Trans Health Conference, they will present their project on "...Read more
Join the D Center and UW Bothell for these events!
We’re lucky to have these fantastic opportunities to meet Eli Clare, queer disabled writer and activist. Please read all the way thru for additional information about Eli’s events on the UW Bothell campus!
FB event for his Friday...Read more