Fw: Addressing Ableism, Disability, and Accessibility in Canadian Higher Education THIS IS A VIRTUAL EVENT

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Nancy Hansen
Sun, Nov 13, 2022 5:38 PM

Hello,
Please circulate to those who may be interested.
Thanks,
Nancy

Nancy E Hansen, PhD,

Professor, Director,

Interdisciplinary Master's Program,Disability Studies

#wethe15

If you say I have special needs ... then just say the word disabled. Euphemisms only fuel ableism. Disability is not a dirty word.  Haben Girma
128 Education Building

University of Manitoba, Winnipeg,

Manitoba, Canada, R3T 2N2

Email:Nancy.Hansen@umanitoba.camailto:Nancy.Hansen@umanitoba.ca

The Routledge History of Disability (New Book)

www.routledge.com/9781138193574http://www.routledge.com/9781138193574


From: Melanie Janzen Melanie.Janzen@umanitoba.ca
Sent: Sunday, November 13, 2022 10:16 AM
To: Michael Baker bakerm38@myumanitoba.ca
Cc: Nancy Hansen Nancy.Hansen@umanitoba.ca
Subject: Addressing Ableism, Disability, and Accessibility in Canadian Higher Education

Hi Michael –

I thought you might be interested in this:

Leading up to the International Day for Persons with Disabilities, the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) will, on December 2nd 2022, convene the second in the series of National Dialogues and Action for Inclusive Higher Education and Communities. The focus of this year’s dialogues is:  Addressing Ableism, Disability, and Accessibility in Canadian Higher Education.

https://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/nationaldialogues/

Hope you are well!

Melanie


Melanie Janzen

Associate Dean (Graduate Programs & Research)

Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning

University of Manitoba

Winnipeg, MB R3T2N2

Treaty One Territory

Hello, Please circulate to those who may be interested. Thanks, Nancy Nancy E Hansen, PhD, Professor, Director, Interdisciplinary Master's Program,Disability Studies #wethe15 If you say I have special needs ... then just say the word disabled. Euphemisms only fuel ableism. Disability is not a dirty word. Haben Girma 128 Education Building University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3T 2N2 Email:Nancy.Hansen@umanitoba.ca<mailto:Nancy.Hansen@umanitoba.ca> The Routledge History of Disability (New Book) www.routledge.com/9781138193574<http://www.routledge.com/9781138193574> ________________________________ From: Melanie Janzen <Melanie.Janzen@umanitoba.ca> Sent: Sunday, November 13, 2022 10:16 AM To: Michael Baker <bakerm38@myumanitoba.ca> Cc: Nancy Hansen <Nancy.Hansen@umanitoba.ca> Subject: Addressing Ableism, Disability, and Accessibility in Canadian Higher Education Hi Michael – I thought you might be interested in this: Leading up to the International Day for Persons with Disabilities, the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) will, on December 2nd 2022, convene the second in the series of National Dialogues and Action for Inclusive Higher Education and Communities. The focus of this year’s dialogues is: Addressing Ableism, Disability, and Accessibility in Canadian Higher Education. https://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/nationaldialogues/ Hope you are well! Melanie ____________________________ Melanie Janzen Associate Dean (Graduate Programs & Research) Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning University of Manitoba Winnipeg, MB R3T2N2 Treaty One Territory