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Disability Awareness Week

October 5 - 9, 2015

People with disabilities are the nation’s largest minority group. The focus of this week is about creating an awareness and acceptance of people with disabilities by increasing an understanding of the diversity of this community.

2015 Flyer with Session Descriptions (PDF, 271KB)

Monday, October 5th

1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Disability Awareness Fair - Madison College Gateway

3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Universal Design Gallery Reception - Madison College Gallery

Tuesday, October 6th

11:00 - 12:00 p.m. Panel of Student with Disabilities - Room B3253

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.  Adaptive Kayaking Demonstration - Madison College Pool

Wednesday, October 7th

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.  Hearing Voices That Are Distressing - Room B3231

Thursday, October 8th

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.  Learn and Lunch: Universal Design of Instruction - Madison College Gallery

12:30 - 2:00 p.m.  UW-Whitewater Men's Wheelchair Basketball - Redsten Gym

Friday, October 9th

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.  Anxiety Disorders in College - Room B3227

UW-Whitewater mens wheelchair basketball team