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Tag: ADA

Inclusive Design Can Change the Face of Campus Architecture

In 2016, architect James Sink and his colleagues at HMC Architects hosted what they expected to be a typical stakeholder meeting in the early stages...

Work Experience, Specialized Services Are Key to Reducing Unemployment Among People...

American universities dedicate millions of dollars each year to disability services, ensuring students have access to the accommodations they need to succeed on a...

Building an Inclusive Environment for Students and Employees with Disabilities

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the estimated number of Americans with disabilities in 2017 was almost 40 million, or 12.8 percent of the...

The Rehabilitation Act of 1973: 45 Years of Activism and Progress

The year 2018 marks the 45th anniversary of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the predecessor of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA)....

Advocates Work to Improve Opportunities for Job Seekers with Disabilities

In 2014, the unemployment rate for Americans with disabilities was 64.6 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) Labor Force Characteristics...