Presentation on theme: "Disability as a Diversity Issue"— Presentation transcript:
1Disability as a Diversity Issue By: johnnyberg.Alan Russell, MA Disability Support Services Rice University
2Disability Support Services provides accommodations to students, faculty and staff to enhance their success at Rice.
3Cultivate a Culture of Inclusion Eliminate BarriersRaise AwarenessCultivate a Culture of Inclusion[Option 2 (changed text)]
4Eliminate Barriers[Option 3. You could show three slides in succession (barriers, visibility, culture) or we can incorporate smaller versions of these section slides into one of the previous 2 options.]
5Provide assistive technology to people with visual impairments By:mclib
6Students with learning disabilities test in a distraction-reduced environment with extra time to ensure success.
7http://www.sxc.hu/photo/904699 By: juliaf Captioning and ASL interpreters can be provided to people with hearing impairments.
8Enhance the diversity of Rice by raising the awareness level on campus.
9Reach out to staff, faculty and students By: L_Avi