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)


Laura Back

“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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August 12, 2010

The Women Studies Department has generously lent the use of Padelford B-110-C as an office space for the DS Program. Thank you Women Studies!Read more

June 08, 2010

Megan Morris , a fourth year Ph.D. student in Rehabilitation Medicine, and Monica Olsson, a senior undergraduate student, double majoring in Women Studies and Cinema Studies, with a minor in Disability Studies are the 2010 Dennis Lang Award...Read more

May 26, 2010

Poster Session on June 1, 2010 @ 9:30-1:30PM) in Allen Library -- South

Students from LSJ 433 (Disability Law, Policy and the Committee) and LSJ 332 (Disability and Society: Introduction to Disability Studies) showcase work from this quarter's classes.Read more