2018 Mini Course/Lecture Series on Disabilities
The Institute on Disabilities at Temple University hosts guest speakers and lecturers several times each year for its Mini Course/Lecture Series on Disabilities. Experts in a wide variety of fields including Disability Studies, Assistive Technology, Leadership Development, and Social Policy present lectures and programs to students, parents, teachers and other professionals in the field of disabilities.
Fall 2018 Events
Tuesday December 4, 2018 - Pittsburgh
Wednesday December 5, 2018 - Philadelphia
Out of the Shadows: The Disability Civil Rights Movement from No Pity to Me Too
Presented by NPR News Investigations Correspondent Joseph Shapiro
Joseph Shapiro is the creator of NPR's Abused and Betrayed series, an investigation of the high rate of sexual assault of people with intellectual disabilities.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - Philadelphia
Dance, Disability and Discourse
Presenter: Alice Sheppard
The Mini Course Lecture Series is presented by the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University and funded in part by the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council.