The Diversity in Disability Symposium, at the University of Buffalo on April 14, 2012, was initiated and developed by UB students David Dodge, Alec Frazier, Carly Skonecki and Hope Supernalt with support from the Accessibility Resources office and many other departments and offices at UB. Keynote speaker Dr. Tammy Milillo and national advocacy experts Stacey Milbern and Ari Ne'eman and a student panel provided a day of thought provoking presentations and opportunities for learning. Please watch the video on YouTube to get a sense of the event.
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- PDF: Self-Advocacy: Opening the Channel of Communication, presentation by Dr Tammy Milillo
- PowerPoint: Student and Youth Advocates Speak: The Diversity in Disability Symposium 2012
- Why Is Disability Missing From the Discourse on Diversity? Chronicle of Higher Education article by Lennard J. Davis