Discuss Your College Experience, Implement Change On Campus
Join us on Wednesday November 29 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., for an open discussion on your college experience. We would like to know the good, the bad and everything in between to help us make improvements. Interested? Come to the DRC Student Lounge on the 2nd floor. FREE FOOD!
As lawsuits mount over access to learning technologies for people with disabilities, universities consider banding together to share accessibility reviews of vendor products. UA says there is no time to wait for a change in the law to happen, a solution must be found now.
U.S. Business Leadership Network recruiting students
USBLN is seeking college students and recent graduates with disabilities to participate in the 2018 Rising Leaders Mentoring Program and Rising Leadership Academy. The Mentoring Program is a six-month career mentoring opportunity to college students and recent graduates, including veterans, with disabilities. The Leadership Academy is an intensive two-day networking and career development opportunity that takes place during the USBLN Annual Conference. Applications for both programs are now open!
In collaboration with Think Tank, DRC offers weekly academic skills tutoring and drop-in opportunities with a certified tutor. The academic skills tutor can help students develop more effective study skills, better manage time and stress, or prepare for exams and presentations.
The largest and most successful collegiate-based program in the country, University of Arizona (UA) Adaptive Athletics provides high-quality, meaningful opportunities for competitive wheelchair and adaptive sports
to disabled students and community members. To donate, please go to the UA Foundation website.
DRC is the campus department designated by the University to determine and provide access to University classes, programs and activities for disabled individuals. Through an interactive process, we will facilitate access either through a reasonable accommodation or by redesigning aspects of a University experience. Our processes are designed to be convenient for students.