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Installation shows ‘beauty in inclusivity’

Installation shows ‘beauty in inclusivity’

November 18, 2016

On Display, a “deconstructed art exhibit,” explores the diversity of the human form. The piece been performed around the world and had its Rochester premiere at the Memorial Art Gallery in October. A December performance is planned at the Disability Studies Cluster conference.

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Disability Awareness Campaign spreads understanding of differences, resources

Disability Awareness Campaign spreads understanding of differences, resources

November 1, 2016

The campaign highlights the services available to University community members who every day cope with a disability or have a special accessibility need.

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Teaching the teachers about students with disabilities

Teaching the teachers about students with disabilities

August 25, 2016

Three colleagues from the University’s Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning joined forces this summer to teach a nationally available online course on supporting and teaching students with disabilities in the college classroom.

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Paralympian brings lessons of resilience

Paralympian brings lessons of resilience

March 17, 2016

Legendary skier Chris Waddell, the most decorated paralympian in history—with 13 Paralympic Games medals in sit-skiing and wheelchair track racing—will speak at River Campus on Monday, March 21.

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Student Team Wins an International da Vinci Award

Student Team Wins an International da Vinci Award

April 12, 2013

The five engineering students developed the MonoMano Cycling Control System, which enables riders to steer, brake, and shift gears on a recumbent tricycle with one hand.

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Student Innovators are Finalists for International da Vinci Award

Student Innovators are Finalists for International da Vinci Award

April 4, 2013

With the MonoMano system, a rider can steer, brake, and shift gears on a recumbent tricycle with one hand.

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