Oct. 17 workshop to focus on integrating Disability Studies into curriculum

October is Disability Awareness Month. James Fortney, an assistant professor of Communication Studies, will lead a dialogue at 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, about ways to incorporate Disability Studies’ critical examination of the cultural and political production and treatment of disability into the curriculum. Disability Studies is a multidisciplinary field, and faculty from all disciplines are encouraged to attend.

The workshop will take place in the Learning Commons, Wilson Library Room 270.

WWU is an equal opportunity institution. For disability accommodation, please contact Julie Moon, Human Resources disability administrator, at 360-650-3771 or julie.moon@wwu.edu.