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Disability Awareness Week

disability awareness week

April 8th-12th

MONDAY, APRIL 8TH
Cornerstone of Success
5:30pm-7:00pm
Albee Gymnasium
   Come check out the UW Whitewater Wheelchair basketball team's presentation! You may even get a chance to compete against the team!
TUESDAY, APRIL 9TH
"Walk This Way with Ron Bachman"
6:30pm-9pm
Reeve 227A
Ron Bachman will discuss how he overcame adversity, growing up as a double-amputee. He will focus on breaking down stereotypes and success for disabled and able-bodied people.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10TH
Brown Bag Lunch: Students with Disabilities Panel
12:15pm-1:30pm
Reeve 215
  Listen to your fellow UWO students discuss their lives with various disabilities. Bring your lunch and join us!
THURSDAY, APRIL 11TH
Blindsight Film Showing
6:00pm-8:00pm
Reeve 307
Follow the gripping adventure of six Tibetan teenagers on their journey to climb a mountain in the shadows of Mt. Everest. There is one catch... these teenagers are blind.



 
 
Sponsored By:  
Diversity and Inclusion Programs
Disability Support Services
 
"Disability is not a 'brave struggle' or 'courage in the face of adversity'. 
Disability is an art. It's an ingenious way to live."
 
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by Kruger, Adrian H last modified Mar 21, 2013 03:28 PM