2019 GAAD Information

Moderators/Ushers

  • MT Hudson - Morning Instructional Tract
  • Christy - Morning Media Tract/lunch
  • Jon - Morning Technology Tract
  • Kim C - Afternoon Media
  • Susann - Nugent
  • Mylinda - Afternoon Technology
  • Mandy - Afternoon Instructional
  • Tina R - AT Demonstration Support
  • Tina C - interpreter coordination/help Christy B lunch
  • Mo - signs and DRES coordination

Draft email text:

Join us! Celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day on May 16th by attending selections from over 15 free workshops including the new campus IT Accessibility Policy, Word and PPT Accessibility, State of Illinois IT Accessibility, Captioning and Audio Descriptions, E-Text Acccessibility, and more! Tours of the Beckwith Residential Support Services at Nugent Hall and the DRES history timeline comeplete the full day open house!

Full schedule of presentations, demonstrations, and RSVP form located at http://go.illinois.edu/gaad

Free lunch available with registration. Register now at https://surveys.illinois.edu/sec/525246

Registration deadline is May 10th.

NOTE: If you are in need of an ASL interpreter, you must register before May 1st. After May 1st, a live interpreter may not be available and Typewell (live speech to text captioning) may be the alternative accomodation.

Please feel free to share and bring a friend!