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Accessibility Café Series

the panel discussion of Cafe in Spring 2013Accessibility Cafés are a chance for the Queen’s community to get together  to discuss building an inclusive and accessible Queen’s community that follows the requirements of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Each Café has an unique topic and all participants are encouraged  to share their perspectives and generate ideas. How can we improve upon what Queen’s is doing already towards imagining and then building an even stronger inclusive and accessible Queen’s community?

Everyone welcome!

When:  Wednesday, October 9th , 2013, from 11:30am to 12:30pm

Where:  Speakers’ Corner, Stauffer Library

Topic:  Here’s your chance to provide feedback on the about to be launched new Accessibility Hub.

Queen’s is committed to an inclusive campus community with accessible goods, services, and facilities that respect the dignity and independence of persons with disabilities. Please contact the Equity Office should  you have any particular accessibility requirements at:

Please contact the Equity Office in one of the following ways:

Email:  equity@queensu.ca
Phone: 613-533-2563
In person:  B513 Mackintosh-Corry Hall

 


Mark your calendar!

When:  Monday, November 4th , 2013, from 11:30am to 12:30pm

Where:  Duncan McArthur, Student Street

Topic:  Introducing our new AODA Training Suite. Come out to learn about and ask questions regarding the three new training modules.


When:  Wednesday, January 8th, 2014, from 11:30am to 12:30pm

Where:  Common Ground, 2nd floor, Student Life Centre

Topic:  Reimagining Accessibility; redesigning the traditional wheelchair symbol. Changing people’s perspectives on disability.


When:  Wednesday, February 5th , 2014, from 11:30am to 12:30pm

Where:  Speakers’ Corner, Stauffer Library

Topic:  Facility Accessibility Design Standards (FADS) and Queen’s – discussion facilitated by Rebecca Tan, MPL(c)


When:  Thursday, March 6th, 2014,  from 11:30am to 12:30pm

Where:  Common Ground, Second Floor, Student Life Centre

Topic:  Residences – Designing in Accessibility – facilitated by Yvonne Holland, Campus Planner

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