EDUCATION

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.

Event details and registration Pittsburgh

Event details and registration Philadelphia


Past Event

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - Philadelphia

Dance, Disability and Discourse

Presenter: Alice Sheppard

Event details


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.


Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service