February 09, 2016


Weekly Events:

ASL Club. Every Wednesday 3:30 PM – 5 PM

ASL Club is a space for Deaf, HOH and ASL-speaking folks to practice ASL and learn about Deaf culture. No registration required,...Read more

February 07, 2016

Please mark your calendars for these lunchtime Disability Studies Program talks in Winter quarter 2016.

All brown bag seminars will take place Fridays 12-1pm, in MGH 024 (the UW D Center).

Jan 8, Tina Pinedo, Disability Rights Washington, "Reel Change: Video, Social Media, and the...Read more

January 26, 2016

The Disability Rights Movement in Israel

Visiting Professor Sagit Mor will be presenting "Disability Rights Movement in Israel: Sources, Achievements, and Challenges" on Feb 1, at 12:30pm in Thomson 317. You can find more information about her lecture here:...Read more

January 26, 2016

DS brown bag on the phenomenology of impairment, Fri, Feb 5, 12pm, in MGH 024

Presenter: Heather Evans, PhC, Sociology Department

Title: "Living the Paradox of 'Invisible Disability': A Phenomenological Analysis of Acquired Impairment"

Please join us Fri, Feb 5th, 12:00-1...Read more

January 10, 2016

Jan 15, 12-1pm, MGH 024, Christine Toma

Physical Therapists with disabilities: Assessing the impact of disability on physical therapy education and the PT workforce

Christine Toma

Accessibility information:

Please do not wear any...Read more

December 31, 2015

Reel Change: Video, Social Media & the Disability Rights Movement.

Join us for the first Winter quarter Disability Studies brown bag talk:

January 8, 2016, 12-1pm MGH 024 (D Center) Reel Change: Video, Social Media & the Disability Rights Movement

Presented by: Tina...Read more

December 27, 2015

Proposal deadline Feb 8, 2016. Conference at Syracuse U, April 1st. http://crippingthecon.com/submissions

Call for Proposals

Deaf-initely Ironic…?

“CRIPPING” THE...Read more

December 06, 2015

Exciting opportunity for DS and LSJ students. Professor Mor is a leading scholar of disability critique of law and bioethics from Haifa.

JSIS C 489 B/ LSJ 491 B/ DIST ST 430 B

Professor: Sagit Mor MW 11:...Read more

November 26, 2015

Dec 3 talk by Jose Alaniz; Dec 5 workshop by ET Russian. Free & open to the public.

Disability and Comic Studies: Conversation with Jose Alaniz

DATE Thursday, December 03, 2015 TIME 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm PST CAMPUS ROOM CMU 226

EVENT SPONSOR Comics Studies Graduate Student...Read more

November 26, 2015

Share your experiences in person or online!

When: Friday, Dec 4, 12-1pm Meeting location: MGH 024 (the UW D Center) What: The Campus Mobility Framework (CMF) Initiative will host a discussion in which all are invited to share your thoughts and concerns.

The CMF is seeking your feedback...Read more