Disabilities Awareness Week 2014

November 3 - 7

Monday, November 3

I Stand for Access for All

Student Union Trapezoid Lounge, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Tuesday, November 4

Piecing Together the Puzzle

Create a puzzle piece to express how you perceive disability

Student Union Trapezoid Lounge, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Accessible Kayaking Demonstration

Registration is required for this event

Email bhumm@uakron.edu or call 972-5283 to register for the event

Student Recreation and Wellness Center, 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.


Wednesday, November 5

Fitness Floor Demonstration

Introduction and demonstration of accessible equipment

Student Recreation and Wellness Center, 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.


Changing Stereotypes

Presented by Nicole Kelly, Miss Iowa 2013

Student Union Theatre, 3:20 p.m.


Friday, November 7

Successful Return to College after Injury

Panel Discussion with Stark State College

Email tbicollab@gmail.com for reservation information

Hilton Akron Fairlawn Hotel*, 11:00 a.m.

*the venue has been changed from Akron General Medical Wellness Center


Weeklong Events

Interactive Displays and Resource Guides

Bierce Library


Sponsors of the week:

Office of Accessibility,The Counseling CenterResidence Hall Program Board, Residence Hall Council, Bierce Library and Student Recreation & Wellness Services