Community Spotlight:

Meet Dr. Heather D. Evans, Lecturer in Sociology



Interested in learning about upcoming events and communicating with others involved with Disability Studies at the UW? Check out the email list to become part of our online community.



Disability Studies is a dynamic community! Please join us for:

  • Friday brown bag seminars, 12pm-1pm, hosted in the D Center (MGH 024)
  • Quarterly public lectures
  • Symposium hosted by the Pacific and Western Disability Studies Consortium



Disability Studies is a supportive community!

  • Harlan Hahn Endowment Fund Grants:

Current students, faculty, and staff from all UW campuses are invited to submit a proposal. Applications must describe research, writing, or activist projects in the field of Disability Studies. The deadline is in Spring quarter. Click here for the call for proposals and more information.

  • Dennis Lang Student Awards:

Given annually to UW undergraduate or graduate students who demonstrate academic excellence in areas related to Disability Studies and commitment to issues of social justice as they relate to people with disabilities.