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Disability Awareness Week 2013

disAbility Awareness Week Events

Monday, November 11th

Presentation: Stevie from 3E Love • 7:00 PM • Damen MPR South

Stevie Hopkins, co-founder of 3E Love, which is a social movement that uses the International Symbol of Acceptance, presents on how to ignite conversations of acceptance so we can embrace diversity, educate the community, empower each other, and love life.


Tuesday, November 12th

 Resource Fair • 11:00 – 2:00 PM • Damen MPR South

Come learn about all of the resources, agencies, campus offices, and disAbility awareness organizations at Loyola and within the surrounding Chicagoland community.

“Shooting Beauty” Documentary • 8:00 PM • Damen Student Cinema

“Everyone Deserves a Shot” is the tagline for this inspiring documentary about a photographer who invents cameras so people with disabilities can capture their lives and the world around them.


Wednesday, November 13th

Sign Language Presentation • 2:00 - 4:00 PM • McCormick Lounge

An interactive session about ASL, American Sign Language--its history, its symbols, information about the Chicago Hearing Society, difficulties that sign language users experience, and more!

"Silver Linings Playbook" Film Showing • 7:00 PM • Damen Student Cinema

In partnership with ((dop)), come watch this critically-acclaimed American romantic comedy-drama that has mental health at its core. Then, stick around for a post-film discussion around mental health and the film.


Thursday, November 14th

Social Justice Dinner Dialogue • 6:30 - 8:30 PM • Regis MPR

Best Buddies Ambassador, Molly Wiesman, sheds light on just how powerful words can be and the importance of language inclusion.


Friday, November 15th

Student Panel • 2:00 PM • Cuneo Hall 210

Join fellow students as they discuss issues surrounding universal design, accommodations in the workplace and academic settings, how to ask questions, and public policies & laws that are in place.

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Services for Students with Disabilities
Sullivan Center for Student Services · 6339 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60660
Mailing Address: 1032 W. Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660
Phone: 773.508.3700 · Fax: 773.508.3810
TTY: 773.508.2771

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