disability studies

Over-Policed & Under-Educated: The School to Prison Pipeline from Multiple Perspectives. A panel on the American Civil Liberties Union lawsuit, Kenny v. Wilson, which challenges South Carolina's vague and far-reaching "disturbing schools" law. Featuring Niya Kenny, Lead Plaintiff; Dennis Parker, ACLU Racial Justice Program Director; Sarah Hinger, ACLU Staff Attorney; Vivian Anderson, Every Black Girl, Inc.  March 7, 2017 11am-1pm Furculo Room 101 UMass Amherst

Over-policed and Under-Educated: The School to Prison Pipeline from Multiple Perspectives

March 7 2017
The Center for Youth Engagement at the College of Education, University of Massachusetts, Amherst is kicking off its digital footprint with this event TOMORROW in Furcolo Hall, Room 101. On Twitter we are @C4YEngagement and on FB: https://www.facebook.com/Center4YouthEngagement/ Policing in Schools...
Room 101, Furcolo Hall, North Pleasant St
College of Education
Amherst, MA 01002
United States

Disability: That Dangerous Supplement (ACLA Seminar 2017)

July 5 2017 to July 8 2017
CFP: Disability: That Dangerous Supplement ACLA Utrecht, July 6-9 2017 Deadline: 23 September 2016 Organizer: Sarah Mann-O'Donnell, angelskinned@mac.com Link: http://www.acla.org/disability-dangerous-supplement Note: please contact the organizer to determine whether your work is a good fit for the...

5th Annual INSPIRe Virtual Research Symposium CFP

June 26 2016
INSPIRe is an annual student and community focused virtual conference on disability/ability studies. AIMS OF THE CONFERENCE The aims of this conference are to: 1. Encourage student discussion regarding socio-cultural ability expectations. 2. Provide a peer-reviewed opportunity for undergraduate and...