23 Mar 2018 Ableism in Academia

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Ableism in Academia

University College London

Friday 23rd March 2018


 

NADSN is proud to support an historic conference organised by members of Chronically Academic, led by Mag. Nicole Brown (Lecturer in Education at University College London (UCL)), on Ableism in Academia. This will be held on

  • Date: Friday 23rd March 2018
  • Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Venue: UCL Institute of Education, Drama Studio, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL

For details about the conference please download this PDF and go to this page

We’re delighted that Stuart Moore (NADSN’s Vice Chair and Regional Lead for London & South East England) will open the conference and will introduce the keynote speaker Dr Fiona Kumari Campbell!

The conference will be live-streamed for those who are unable to attend the conference in person. Please find information about live-streaming here

Some Networks are arranging a room to screen the live-streaming locally so that colleagues can experience the conference together and take part in reflective discussions. A great idea!

 

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Hamied gives Annual Disability Lecture at Cambridge University

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Dr Hamied Haroon (@HHHotWheels), Chair of NADSN (@nadsn_uk), was one of a panel of three disabled academics who spoke at the University of Cambridge’s 15th Annual Disability Lecture on “Disabled Academics in the 21st Century! The other two esteemed disabled academics on the panel were Professor Nigel Lockett (@nigellockett) and Professor Farah Mendlesohn (@effjayem). The Lecture was held at St John’s College (@stjohnscam) on Thursday 22nd March 2018, organised by Cambridge’s Disability Resource Centre (@Cambridge_DRC). The video recording, transcript, and other resources, are now available at https://sms.cam.ac.uk/media/2754756

 

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