Posted on July 14, 2015

Please join the Virginia Commonwealth University Community as we celebrate 25 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act. We are excited about this celebration to reflect upon the progress and challenges that individuals face on and around our campuses.

Everyone is invited, University students and all employees, as well as local community partners. Please register yourself and please also feel free to register a guest and share the link with interested parties: whoozin.com/UD9-ATR-73YT

1:30-1:45p.m. – Introductions

Paula McMahon-Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator – VCU
Jenson Larrimore-President, Students for Disability Advocacy Awareness – VCU

1:45-2:30p.m. Speaker-Marian Vessels-Director, Mid-Atlantic – ADA Center

2:30-4:00pm – Panel Discussion and Questions from the Audience

Joyce Knight-Director, Disability Support Services – VCU
Kelly Hickok-Community Services Manager, Resources for Independent Living
Jack Brandt-Disability Policy Specialist, Partnership for People with Disabilities
Paula McMahon-Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator – VCU
Colleen Bishop-Director, Academic Technologies – VCU
Jim Yucha-Director of Web Services – VCU
Idella Glen-Director for Diversity Education and Retention Initiatives – VCU
Stephen Ross-Director of Military Student Services – VCU

4:00-5:00pm – Reception – Richmond Salons III

Sponsored by: VCU Equity and Access Services

For more information and for accommodation requests, please contact Paula McMahon:

Phone: (804) 828-8532
E-mail: mcmahonpl2@vcu.edu