2019 Conference Schedule

Thursday, May 30, 2019

8:00 am – 9:00 a.m.

REGISTRATION, BREAKFAST (provided), & NETWORKING

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9:00 am – 9:15 a.m.

Welcome! Agenda for the Day

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Justin Lozano, MO AHEAD President


9:15 am – 10:15 a.m.

Compliance and Inclusion (Plenary)

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Rachael Dockery, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Julia Edward Holmes
, Deputy Compliance Officer


10:15 am – 10:30 a.m.

Break


10:30 am – 11:30 am

Moving the Needle Forward: Course Design for Accessibility and Usability

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Linda Hubble, Learning Experience Consultant/Course Accessibility Specialist
Karana Phillips, Learning Experience Consultant


11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Lunch (Provided) & Networking

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12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Round Table Discussions

How to Handle an OCR Complaint

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Claire Fitzgerald, Attorney

Ask Assistive Technology Folks Anything

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Kristeena LaRoue, Associate Director of Disability Resource Center

Let’s Talk Note-taking and Memory Aids

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Sneh Kothari Kiss, Specialist in Access Office
Theresa Smythe, Specialist in Access Office


1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Office of Civil Rights Presentation

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Claire Fitzgerald, Attorney


3:30 pm – 3:45 pm

Break


3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

MSU President’s Council on Disability Collaboration Panel

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Melissa Berry, Director of Institutional Equity and Compliance


4:45 pm

Closing

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Justin Lozano, MO AHEAD President






Friday, May 31, 2019

8:00 am – 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast (provided) & Networking

Glass Hall O’Reilly Auto Parts Grand Atrium


9:00 am – 12:00

Refocusing our Approach to Service Delivery

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Melanie Thornton, Coordinator of Access Equity and Outreach


12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch (provided) & Members Meeting

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1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

More Than Their Disability: Intersectionality in Disability Justice

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Dr. Hannah Jayne Harris, Assistant Director of the Learning Diagnostic Clinic
Mx. Matt Banks, Coordinator of Multicultural Services and LGBT Student Services


3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Break


3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Roundtable Discussions

Emotional Support Animals and Service Animals

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Melanie Thornton, Coordinator of Access Equity and Outreach

Flexibility with Attendance and Deadline Accommodations

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Cheryl Jobe, Access Advisor
Becca Terry, Access Advisor


4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Closing

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Justin Lozano, MO AHEAD President


Providing Invisible Accommodations: Faculty Perceptions of Student Accessibility Needs

Time TBD


4:45 p.m.

Depart