DREAM: Disability Rights, Education, Activism, and Mentoring Student Group
and the National Center for College Students with Disabilities (NCCSD)
announce Disability History Game Night and DREAM Author Talks!
Register to attend at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/697J6JB
All events are free, virtual, and open to the public! Please share this announcement widely.
DISABILITY HISTORY GAME NIGHT - November 9 at 6:30 Eastern
Join us for the Disability History Game Night, co-sponsored by Easter Seals Massachusetts. Desiree Forte and Stephanie Polito will teach about disability history, while also providing some lighthearted fun!
Disability Author Talks: Disability, Empowerment, and Change
EMILY LADAU - November 16 at 7:30 Eastern
Emily Ladau is a disability rights activist and author of Demystifying Disability: What to Know, What to Say, and How to be an Ally. She is also the Editor in Chief of the Rooted in Rights blog, dedicated to amplifying authentic narratives of the intersectional disability experience.
JULIE AVRIL MINICH - December 7 at 7:30 Eastern
Julie Avril Minich is an Associate Professor of English and Mexican American & Latina/o Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. She is the author of Radical Health: Unwellness, Care, and Latinx
Expressive Culture and co-editor of Crip Genealogies. She was the winner of the 2013-2014 MLA Prize in U.S. Latina and Latino and Chicana and Chicano Literary and Cultural Studies.
A flyer and link to registration is available at the DREAM website: https://www.dreamcollegedisability.org/dream-events-and-activities.html
ASL interpreters and captioning are provided. If you have any questions or need other assistance to fully participate in these events, contact the NCCSD at NCCSD@dream.org.
The NCCSD and DREAM are funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education to the University of Minnesota's Institute on Community Integration (P116D210002). Additional support is provided by the Association on Higher Education And Disability (AHEAD) and Easterseals of Massachusetts.