March 31, 2014

Disability Studies brownbag presentations for interested students, faculty, and staff: 3/14, 4/25, 5/2, 5/28

March 14, 2014 (Friday)

Becky Matter, M.A. Wheelchair Provision in Namibia and Zimbabwe

CHDD Building Room 301 from 1:30-2:30PM...Read more

March 30, 2014

Please save the dates and make requests as necessary. More information and flyer

Monday, April 7th, 2014 @ 5:30pm-7:30pm -- Deaf Panel. Kane Hall, Room 220.

This event will consist of: a Deaf student, a...Read more

January 21, 2014

Friday, Feb 21, 1:00-2:30pm, in Miller 112A. Book: Don't Call Me Inspirational: A Disabled Feminist Talks Back – by Harilyn Rousso.

Join us for the Disability Studies Program Quarterly Book Club! Harilyn Rousso's memoir speaks to the her experience as a disability activist,...Read more

January 19, 2014

Reading and discussion with the author of Don't Call Me Inspirational , Thurs Feb 27, 2014, 6:00–7:30pm, Odegaard 220. Meet & greet the author at the D Center (MGH 024) on Thurs, 10:45-12:45. Harilyn Rousso is a renowned author, disability activist, feminist, psychotherapist, and...Read more

January 11, 2014

C LIT 396, José Alaniz. Spring 2014: TTh 1:30-3:20, GWN 201.

Traditionally, readers have not seen fit to associate comics with such “serious” genres as autobiography, memoir and war reportage. But in resisting its ghettoization...Read more

June 29, 2013

Congratulations to these DS community members! Dennis Lang Award: Lee Steadman, Disability Studies. Harlan Hahn Student Awards: Anjali Truitt, Public Health Genetics; and Heather Evans, Sociology. Harland Hahn Research Awards: ET Russian, UW Medicine; Jose Alaniz, Slavic Languages &...Read more

June 11, 2013

Presentation on June 25, 1-3pm, in Green A, Research Commons, Allen Library: Disability in Sierra Leone & Haiti

We invite you to attend a presentation titled “Disability in Sierra Leone & Haiti” sponsored by the Disability Studies Program and the Department of Rehabilitation...Read more

June 06, 2013

The UW Department of Rehabilitation Medicine hosts "Disability, Technology and Rehabilitation in Low and Middle Income Countries," Th. June 27 & Fri. June 28, 2013.

Symposium on Disability, Technology and Rehabilitation in Low and Middle Income Countries

Th. June 27 & Fri...Read more

June 06, 2013

Friday June 14, 12-2pm, in the UW D Center, Mary Gates Hall, Room 024. We will recognize our 2013 Disability Studies graduates, Harlan Hahn Award winners, and the accomplishments of the folks in the DS Program and the student groups. Facebook page...Read more