Award winner Laura Eisenman accepts honor
Coordinator of CDS’s Disability Studies minor wins UD advocacy award UD’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.
Two students serving as ambassadors for CLSC at conference
‘Speed dating ambassadors’: Students talk up CDS postsecondary program at conference for young adults with disabilities At the Delaware Transition Conference, students in CDS’s Career and Life Studies Certificate program discussed their experiences with interested high schoolers and their parents.
Scene from 2010 Australian film Beautiful by Genevieve Clay
Short films offer new perspectives on disability in CDS screening A 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.
CLSC Program Manager Jay Sellers
New manager of CDS program for students with intellectual disabilities promotes independence, inclusion Jay 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.
Wheelchair ramp under construction
Financial support for home modifications still available CDS is still accepting applications to fund home modifications for individuals with paralysis who have been turned down by other sources.