December 9, 2017 | Center for Disabilities StudiesUD’s Office of Diversity recognized Laura Eisenman, a professor in the School of Education, for increasing disability awareness and providing postsecondary opportunities for students with intellectual disabilities.
‘Speed dating ambassadors’: Students talk up CDS postsecondary program at conference for young adults with disabilities
December 8, 2017 | Center for Disabilities StudiesAt the Delaware Transition Conference, students in CDS’s Career and Life Studies Certificate program discussed their experiences with interested high schoolers and their parents.
Short films offer new perspectives on disability in CDS screening
December 5, 2017 | Center for Disabilities StudiesA rock music video, a romance, a comedy and a documentary, shown as part of CDS’s Lunchtime Learning series, challenged viewers’ assumptions about people with disabilities.
New manager of CDS program for students with intellectual disabilities promotes independence, inclusion
December 4, 2017 | Center for Disabilities StudiesJay Sellers aims to enhance CDS’s postsecondary academic, career and life skills program for students with intellectual disabilities through staff training, curriculum development and campus networking.
Financial support for home modifications still available
November 21, 2017 | UDailyCDS is still accepting applications to fund home modifications for individuals with paralysis who have been turned down by other sources.