Radical MacACCESS

All Day
Tuesday Apr 2, 2019

10:00-11:00 AM 
Reflections on Ten Years of Assistive Technology Consultations with Macalester Students: Common Use Cases and Broader Implications for Teaching and Learning

Dr. Brad Belbas
Smail Gallery

11:30-1:00 PM  
Panel Discussion: What is Disability at Mac?

Smail Gallery
Discussion panel featuring students, faculty, and staff exploring what does disability mean at Macalester?

4:40pm - 5:40pm
Designing Institutional Change: Faculty Perspectives on Accommodations 

Dylan Larsen, Leah Wilcox, Tess Huber
Presentation on logistics and challenges of student accommodations based on results from our April 2018 faculty survey.

7:00-9:00 PM:
Speak Our Truth

Disability Services staff
The Loch
Focus group/wrap-up of day’s events. Discussion: where are we? where are we going?

  • Accessible seating provided. PDF’s and notes for all events will be available to participants.
  • Remote captioning provided for panel discussion.
  • Additional accommodation needs? Contact: DisabilityServices@macalester.edu
  • Please take a quick survey after the event. 

This event is for: Alumni, Students, Staff and Faculty

Sponsored By: Disability Services

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