LEWIS UNIVERSITY PROGRAMS
DR. DAVID PERRY PRESENTATION AND TALK
Dr. David Perry, Disability Activist and Journalist, will speak on Tuesday, October 20 as a part of ADA Awareness Week.
JONATHAN MOONEY PRESENTATION AND TALK
Jonathan Mooney, Writer and Activist, will speak on Thursday, October 22 as part of ADA Awareness week.
KATHY NIMMER PRESENTATION AND TALK
Kathy Nimmer, 2015 Indiana Teacher of the Year, will speak on Monday, October 19 as part of ADA Awareness week.
LIVES WORTH LIVING
Lewis University will present the documentary "Lives Worth Living" on October 21 as a part of ADA Awareness week.
ADA AWARENESS WEEK
In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Lewis University will celebrate this landmark legislation by hosting an ADA Awareness Week from October 18 – 22, 2015. Activities include keynotes speeches by noted authors in the area of disability studies, successful professionals with disabilities and opportunities for students, faculty and staff to share their of personal narratives of living with disability. Faculty will present on noted topics during the week regarding ableism, access and equity for people with disabilities, legal and legislative issues in Illinois, etc.
ABOUT LEWIS UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1932, Lewis University is a dynamic, coeducational university offering more than 80 undergraduate majors and programs of study, 25 graduate programs, and certificates of advanced study. Lewis is one of many schools sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, an international Roman Catholic teaching order, with more than 320 years of teaching experience in the Lasallian tradition.