October 03, 2017

Join other graduate students who are disabled and/or who incorporate disability studies into their work! Thurs, Oct 12, 5 PM at the D Center Mary Gates Hall 024, UW Seattle

During this meeting, we’ll brainstorm a bit about how this group can help us. Plus, there will be snacks!...Read more

June 05, 2017


Here are all of 2017 UW Disability Studies Program AWARDS recipients & their projects.

Dennis Lang Student Awards:

Eze Klarnet , senior, Mechanical Engineering, and Jessie Zhang , senior, Informatics

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May 24, 2017

Friday, June 2, 1:00-2:30pm, Odegaard 220

Graduates and friends of the Disability Studies and D Center communities are cordially invited!

Refreshments will be served.

Join us in honoring our graduating students and award winners this year...Read more

May 13, 2017

Click here for more information! The Disability Studies Program is pleased to announce that the Harlan Hahn Fund call for proposals is now open for Spring Quarter 2017. Current students, faculty, and staff from all three...Read more

May 12, 2017

Featuring 2 grad student recipients of Harlan Hahn DS grants: Will McKeithen (GEOG) & Kai Kohlsdorf (GWSS)

Join us for these research presentations!

Thurs, May 18th, 4:00-5:00pm

MGH 024 (UW Seattle D Center)

4:00pm Will McKeithen, "...Read more

April 10, 2017

brown bag talk, Ann Luetzow, "The Role of Cultural Centers in Higher Education: Disability as Culture and Identity", Friday, May 12th, 12-1pm, MGH 024

Ann Luetzow, SSW and former coordinator of the D Center

Following Ann's talk with be the D Center 5th...Read more

April 08, 2017

Next brown bag is Friday, May 5, 12-1pm, MGH 024 (D Center). Please join us!

Shannon Meyer, "Complicated Autonomies: Disability, Family, and Medical Decision Making" looks at the ways the complex interpersonal relationships between medical professionals, family members, and...Read more

March 29, 2017

Join us for the first Spring DS brown bag presentation by Stephen Meyers! Friday, April 14, 12-1pm MGH 024 (the UW D Center) “The Politics of Care in Prison” We will have ASL and CART for this talk. Please be fragrance free. Abstract: Persons with disabilities are...Read more

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