March 14, 2011

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March 08, 2011

PUBLIC LECTURE: "Voices from the Washington Archives: Eugenics and Forced Sterilization in State Institutions." Tues. Mar. 15, 6:00-7:30pm, Odegaard 220 Series Web Site Series Web Site "...Read more

March 04, 2011

PUBLIC LECTURE: "Gender, Disability, and the Dynamics of Institutionalization." Mon. Mar. 7. 6-7:30pm, Odegaard 220 Series Web Site " http://uwdisability....Read more

February 23, 2011

BROWN BAG: "What Every Historian Should Know about Disability History (and What They Lose by Ignoring the Field)." Mon. Feb. 28, 12-1pm, Smith 203E

PUBLIC LECTURE: "Blind Like Me: John Howard Griffin, Disability, and the Fluidity of Identity in Modern America...Read more

February 03, 2011

University of Washington Odegaard Library 220 Jan–Mar 2011

HIGHLIGHT: Mon. Feb. 28, 12-1pm, Smith 203E, brown bag with...Read more

January 18, 2011

Resisting Shame, Making Our Bodies Home Thursday January 27, 2011 2:30-4:30p.m. University of Washington Parrington Hall 309

Yearning Towards Carrie Buck Friday January 28, 2011 6:00-8:00p.m. University of Washington Odegaard Library 220

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October 29, 2010

Disability Studies will present two brownbag discussions Winter term. These events are free and open to the public: Wed. Jan. 26th, 12:00-1:30 p.m. Friday Feb 18th, 12:00-1:30 p.m. (Savery 408)


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“Invisible Disabilities and...Read more

October 22, 2010

Disability expert Sue Kroeger to visit, speak Oct.25, 26 Nationally recognized disability expert and scholar Sue Kroeger will visit the UW Oct. 25 and 26 to advise the University on best practices for addressing disability.

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October 20, 2010

In Memoriam: 1961 - 2010 JD, Harvard Law School Henry M. Jackson Professor of Law William H. Gates HallAs Director of the Disability Studies Program at the University of Washington, Professor Miller played an integral role in the development of our courses, programming, and...Read more

August 20, 2010

An article in University Week by Nancy Wick highlights Jurg Koch's Integrated Dance Summer Intensive. "Twenty-two dancers converged on the UW Aug. 9-14, five of them in wheelchairs....the aim was to share processes whereby dance can be made more accessible to those with disabilities.

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