Dear Access Partners:
For those who attended the workshop entitled, “Understanding Experiences with Mental Illness
and Customer Service,” thank you. The feedback form link was sent out to the participants
today. Please share your feedback; we plan to share it with the presenters.
Here are the upcoming Access Partners workshops or related activities:
Create Accessible Forms and Documents for academic advisors.
This workshop will be offered in conjunction with IT Accessible Technology Services and Office
for Student Success. It will be held in early March. More details will follow later.
“Creating a diverse environment for all people including individuals with disabilities” (tentative
title) with Nina G. Monday, March 21, 10:00 -11:30 a.m. in UC 326-327.
This workshop is sponsored by Rural Institute. Nina G is a stuttering stand-up comedian,
speaker, author, and producer. Her presentation will focus on positive interactions with people
with disabilities and creating an inclusive campus environment.
Mansfield Library accessible services tour
Mansfield Library will offer a library tour to highlight its accessibility services include alternative
format conversion of books that the library owns, purchasing captioned media (such as DVD)
for faculty, and support services that the library offers to students with disabilities and
employees with disabilities. The dates and times will be announced soon.
Lastly, the Access Partners Listserv is to share your ideas, thoughts, information with other
Access Partners in order to create a more inclusive and positive campus environment. Please
use this Listserv as your tool. If you have a difficulty posting your comments to the Listserv,
please report to Mika Watanabe at [log in to unmask]
Access Partners Organizing Team
University of Montana