Canadian Disability Studies Association 2016 Conference
Saturday, May 28- Monday, May 30, 2016
University of Calgary, Calgary AB, Canada
This conference is organized as part of the 2016 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences.
Abstracts that share explorations within the fields of disability studies, Deaf studies, and mad studies or that adopt these perspectives but may not directly relate to the overarching conference theme of “Energizing Communities.”
Submit a completed submission template form, including a 50-word description of what the presentation is about, and an anonymizedabstract with title in a separateWord document enclosed via email attachments firstname.lastname@example.org by December 7, 2015. The subject line should read, “CDSA-ACEI proposal for Energizing Communities.”
Please check our website (www.cdsa-acei.ca) and Facebook page for upcoming announcements about conference bursaries for students and community members.
October 29, 2015
Student Paper Competition
2016 Student Paper Competition
Students may be at the undergraduate or graduate level at any Canadiancollege or university
Students must be the sole author of the submission
Please direct any inquiries to Joshua St. Pierre, CDSA-ACEI Student Representative:email@example.com
October 23, 2015
David C. Onley Award for Leadership in Accessibility
Nominations for the 2016 David C. Onley Award for Leadership in Accessibility are open. This award recognizes Ontarians who have gone above and beyond to improve accessibility for people with disabilities.
Recipients can include individual volunteers or organizations that have made outstanding contributions and have demonstrated outstanding leadership and commitment in the advocacy and promotion of accessibility and disability issues.
Here is what you need to do to submit a nomination for this award:
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