Celebrate Ability Week
Celebrate Ability Week
Oct 2 – Oct 6 all-day
Join us as we celebrate disability rights, awareness, and culture! Events include the Lee Henson Award Ceremony, speakers and a documentary. Sponsored by the Disability Center and Various Campus Partners.
Celebrate Ability Week: Performing Disability 2:00 pm
Celebrate Ability Week: Performing Disability
Oct 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Performing Disability: Passing, Protest, and Resistance These presentations will examine ways that disabled people may express agency and self-definition through performance. Teresa Milbrodt’s work explores how narrative and body lore function as protest among disabled[...]
State of Accessibility at MU 2:00 pm
State of Accessibility at MU
Oct 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Please join us as we highlight and publicly announce various initiatives happening across MU’s campus that create an inclusive and accessible environment for individuals with disabilities.
Celebrate Ability Week: The Power of People Exchange 4:00 pm
Celebrate Ability Week: The Power of People Exchange
Oct 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dr. Kathy Johnson, Director of the Confucius Institute at St. Cloud State University, has traveled to China over 50 times during the last 17 years as an advocate for people with disabilities. Her journey to[...]
Celebrate Ability Week: Campus Accessibility Quest 6:00 pm
Celebrate Ability Week: Campus Accessibility Quest
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come join the Mizzou Unity Coalition for the second annual Campus Quest during Celebrate Abilities Week! The Quest will take place on Tuesday, October 3rd at 6:00 p.m. We will explore different areas of Mizzou[...]
Celebrate Ability Week: End the Awkward 11:00 am
Celebrate Ability Week: End the Awkward
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Please join us for this fun, interactive session, and learn about disability directly from the source. Using multimedia and personal stories, this session will cover basic disability awareness, language, history, culture, and etiquette. In this[...]
Safe Space Training 3:30 pm
Safe Space Training
Oct 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Learn to be a resource for LGBTQ Students, Staff, and Faculty and how to work towards being an ally.
Culture Couture 7:00 pm
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This marvelous fashion show will display ensembles representative of varying cultural dress. Join us for fashion, food, and fun! https://multiculturalcenter.missouri.edu. Sponsored by the Multicultural Center.
Celebrate Ability Week Speaker: Dartanyon Crockett 7:30 pm
Celebrate Ability Week Speaker: Dartanyon Crockett
Oct 4 @ 7:30 pm
Born with Lebers’s disease, Dartanyon Crockett has overcome incredible odds to become a world champion judo Paralympian. Free Event!
Global Crossings 11:00 am
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Interested in teaching abroad after graduation? Join Traci Henry, returned Peace Corps Volunteer, who served as a TEFL Teacher Trainer in Nicaragua from 2014-2016. She will discuss her experience, current openings and earning a TEFL[...]
Celebrate Ability Week: Becoming an Ally 4:00 pm
Culture Vulture: Appreciation vs. Appropriation 6:00 pm
Culture Vulture: Appreciation vs. Appropriation
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Utilizing the concept of “culture vulture”, this event will explore the differences between cultural appropriation and appreciation. Sponsored by the Gaines Oldham Black Culture Center, Multicultural Center, and LGBTQ Resource Center.
Real Talk: A Conversation with Graduate Students of Color 6:42 pm
Real Talk: A Conversation with Graduate Students of Color
Oct 24 @ 6:42 pm – 7:42 pm
Making the decision to continue your educating can be difficult, complicated, and at times even isolating, particularly as a Person of Color. This panel is meant to assist Students of Color who plan on or[...]
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