Disability and Diversity: Understanding and Supporting Varied Abilities at UGA

March 21, 2014 | 9:30 am12:00 pm

Diversity Certificate Course

This workshop will increase your awareness of disability on campus and beyond. It will foster discussions around defining disability, current demographics, disability history in Georgia and the United States, policies that pertain to the full participation of students and colleagues with disabilities on campus, and campus and state disability resources. Skills will be built in communicating with and supporting people with disabilities. Tools will be shared that will increase participants ability to fully support and include students and colleagues with disabilities at UGA.

Facilitators: Dr. Carol Laws and Tracy Rackensperger- College of Family and Consumer Sciences Disability Studies Program

For more information, visit https://busfin1.busfin.uga.edu/human_resources/courses/fulldesc.cfm.

Location

Rivers Crossing Room G62

For more information, contact:

706-583-8195