September 22, 2015

Check out this great new AUT course!

DIS ST/LSJ/CHID 430: Disability in World Literature T, Th 10-11:50

This course explores the human experience of disability as represented in novels and stories from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. What strategies do authors deploy to...Read more

September 21, 2015

Deadline for proposals: Oct 1, 2015. Questions? contact

CFP: Critical Disability Studies, Popular Culture Association conference in Seattle, March 22-25, 2016.

Proposed panels in Critical...Read more

September 20, 2015

Please join us for this lecture exploring queer sexuality and blind epistemology in Italian literature.

University of Washington Disability Studies Program presents

Speaker: Kate Noson

Title: “Other limits and other borders”: The Queer Country of the Blind in Gabriele Pedullà’s “...Read more

September 19, 2015

Wednesday, Oct 21, 3:30pm Gowen 201. Open to the public.

“Invisible Injury: Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Medical Uncertainty in the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System”

WHEN Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015, 3:30 – 4:50 p.m. CAMPUS LOCATION...Read more

September 13, 2015

Fall's first brown bag talk (12:00) and welcome pizza party (1:15), Fri Oct 16, in MGH 024 RSVP to

The first UW Disability Studies Program Brown Bag Seminar of the 2015-2016 year will be:

Date: Friday, Oct. 16, 12-1pm

Location:...Read more

September 06, 2015

Fri Oct 9th, 4-6pm, in Smith 017 & 019. All are welcome! Access info

Hi everyone,

We're hosting an OPEN HOUSE in the new Disability Studies Program offices!

Please...Read more

August 25, 2015

Deadline: August 30, 2015. UW Hires website: Search for "Counseling Services Coordinator" at the HUB, Req # 123789.

This is a part-time position advising/ coordinating student programming at the UW D Center (The UW's Deaf and Disability Cultural Center). Please forward to anyone you...Read more

July 20, 2015

August 24th application deadline for Teaching Assistant positions.

Teaching Assistant (TA) Positions in Disability Studies


LSJ / CHID / DIS ST 230 Introduction to Disability Studies

Lectures on Mon. & Wed. 10:00-...Read more

June 06, 2015

Congratulations to these people who were awarded grants through the UW DS Program

The Dennis Lang Student Award is given annually to a student who embodies Dennis’s spirited commitment to and academic excellence in the field of Disability Studies. The winner of the 2015...Read more

May 31, 2015

June 5th, 12:00 brown bag talk, and 1:30, Disability Studies Graduation and Recognition Celebration!

All are invited on Friday, June 5th, 1:30-3:30pm in the D Center (MGH 024), to honor our 2015 graduates and award winners. Family, friends, and community are warmly welcomed. Please join...Read more