March 26, 2017

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

January 02, 2017

Join us! Fridays Feb 3, Feb 17, March 3 @ 12pm, in MGH 024 (the D Center)...Read more

May 18, 2016

Friday, June 3, 12:00-1:00, MGH 024

E.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

May 16, 2016

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

May 15, 2016

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

Award...Read more

May 10, 2016

May 12-14, 2016, UW Seattle & Bothell. "Making Disability Public: Art, Scholarship, Activism"

Symposium website:

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May 03, 2016

May 11, 4pm, Smith 102, this talk is co-sponsored by DSP, Labor Studies, English, GWSS, Q Center

Speaker: 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

May 01, 2016

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

May 01, 2016

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

April 12, 2016

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