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We are happy to announce a new type of publication, created with our partners at ...Read more
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Here is a great opportunity for current, former and future college students with and without disabilities.  Syracuse University and George Mason University are excited to announce that the Student Leadership Conference, originally scheduled to be in-person at Syracuse University, is still happening and is being moved to an online format. This two day event will be held online on Thursday October 8 and Friday October 9, 2020.   ...Read more
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Kenneth Kelty is an award-winning motivational speaker and activist on his life with disabilities and exceeding beyond expectations. Kenneth is a proud alumni of The University Participants UP Program class of 2014 and after graduation he was recruited to represent Disability Advocacy in The Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities and Related Disorders.  ...Read more
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Do you want to share about what college is like for you? Professors Beth Myers and Mike Gill from Syracuse University are writing a book about the experiences of students in inclusive college programs. They are looking for college students to share about their lives. All of the chapters of the book will be written by college students in inclusive programs.   ...Read more

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Plain Language Resources on COVID-19

Think College compiled this list of over a dozen videos, documents and webpages that explain various aspects of COVID-19 in plain language.


Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE)

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Savings Accounts for People with Disabilities: This updated Fast Fact describes the ABLE Act passed in 2014, and explains that through the passage of this Act, people with disabilities can the opportunity to open tax-advantaged savings accounts.

Peer Supports

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Focusing on the Experiences of College Students with Intellectual Disability: Drawing from a research study, this publication shares what is known about how students perceive peer mentors.

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