Institute on Disabilities and its Staff Play Role in ADA 25th Celebration
The 25th anniversary of the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) mandating civil rights for people with disabilities, featured entertainment, remarks by dignitaries, a parade to the National Constitution Center, and more.
More about the Philadelphia ADA celebration
Temple University Recruits for Graduate Certificate in Disability Studies
Temple University is recruiting students interested in pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Disability Studies, a program which focuses on exposure to and study of disability from multiple perspectives.
Learn more about the Graduate Certificate in Disability Studies
Institute and Staff Member Honored
The PA Department of Labor and Industry, Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services and the Advisory Committee for the Blind of Pennsylvania awarded commendations to the Institute on Disabilities and an employee on June 2.
Commendations awarded - read the story
FOCUS GROUPS: Siblings and Self-Advocates
Two separate focus groups for siblings and self-advocates will be held at each of the following locations: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, Allentown, and King of Prussia.
Sibling focus groups - more information/how to apply
Fialkowski Papers to Reside at Temple University Libraries
Siblings David Fialkowski, Kate Fialkowski, and Mary Bisignaro formally donated the Fialkowski Papers to the Institute and named the annual Fialkowski Family Disability Studies award winner.
Fialkowski papers - full story
Webinar Series: Prosecuting and Defending Criminal Cases Involving Persons with Disabilities
This three-part webinar series is free and participants may participate in one, two or all three of the webinars.
Learn more and register for webinars
Register now for Spring 2015 Mini Course Lectures
Two mini course lectures for the Philadelphia and Pittsburgh areas are open for registration.
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Institute Hosts Third Annual Graduate Student Poster Session in April
The Institute's annual poster session allows graduate students to express their views on research in the disability field.
Learn more about the poster session