April 09, 2015

April 20 applications due for Disability Studies South Africa: Disability and Rehabilitation in Limited Resource Environments

Location: Cape Town, South Africa Departments: Disability Studies and Rehabilitation Medicine Estimated Program Dates: October 5 - December 11, 2015 Estimated...Read more

April 08, 2015

Join the D Center and Student Disability Commission in celebrating disability and d/Deaf culture, justice, and intersecting identities during D Month! Please help us spread the word about this awesome series of events. All events are free and open to the public.

Poetry Workshop With Leah...Read more

April 03, 2015

Integrating Disability Studies into the Curriculum of the School of Social Work: Where are we now?

Please join us for the first UW Disability Studies Program brown bag seminar of Spring 2015!

Date: Friday, April 10, 12-1pm

NOTE the Location: School of Social Work Research Commons...Read more

April 01, 2015

"Bringing Back Gallaudet's Sesquicentennial Celebration With a Focus on the 15 Visionary Leaders"

Dr. MJ Bienvenu Ph.D., Union Institute and University, Linguistics M.A., Gallaudet University, Linguistics B.A., Gallaudet University, English

Friday, May 8th, 2015 6:30-8:30pm...Read more

February 28, 2015

Sterile Bodies: Re-signifying Sexuality through Trans and Disabled Erotic Performance

Please join us for the final Disability Studies brown bag seminar of Winter quarter!

Kai Kohlsdorf, PhD student in Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies will give a presentation entitled "Sterile...Read more

February 27, 2015

SAVE THE DATE! March 11, 2015 9:30-11:30 in the Mary Gates Hall Commons. All are invited to attend this DS student poster session. Students from the Disability Studies 433 course "Disability Law, Policy, and the Community" will present the results of their policy analysis assignment....Read more

February 13, 2015

Join us for a Reception and Discussion with Disability Studies Scholars Jeff Brune and Liat Ben-Moshe!

When: Friday, February 27, 2015, 11:00am - 12:30pm Where: The D Center (Mary Gates Hall 024), University of Washington

Refreshments will be provided!

Come meet & greet Jeff...Read more

February 13, 2015

DIS ST / LSJ / CHID 430, GWSS 490, 5 credits, instructor Kai Kohlsdorf

Queering Disability Studies DIS ST / LSJ / CHID 430, GWSS 490 Spring 2015

5 credits

Instructor: Kai Kohlsdorf...Read more

February 12, 2015

HONORS 392A “Veterans and Disability in History: Perspectives on the Role of Combat Injury in Shaping an American Social Construct”

New disability studies course in Spring 2015!

Honors 392A: Honors Interdisciplinary Study II (I&S/NW)

Course title: “Veterans...Read more

February 12, 2015

Sociology Department lecture by Gallaudet University history professor Jeff Brune and UW PhD candidate Heather Evans

Title: Fear of Fakery: Disability Stigma in the Past and Present

Who: Jeff Brune and Heather Evans

Date: Thursday, February 26th

Time: 3:30-5:00...Read more