Events for Fri, Nov 1, 2013
Faculty and Staff Disability Discussion Panel
8:00 - 9:30 am | Port Sky Cafe Creekside Room
Faculty and Staff Disability Discussion Panel set for Nov. 1
Penn State Altoona will hold its final event commemorating Disability Awareness Week on Friday, November 1, 2013 from 8 - 9:30 a.m. in the Creekside Room of the Port Sky Cafe. A discussion panel made up of Penn State Altoona faculty and staff will highlight disability-related concerns on campus.
The panel will discuss pertinent information for faculty and staff regarding accessibility, reasonable accommodations, classroom management issues, academic standards, disability services, and other disability related topics. In addition, faculty and staff members are encouraged to utilize this opportunity as an open forum to ask questions and address concerns relative to meeting the unique needs of students with disabilities.
Panel members include Joy Himmel, Cherrie Henry, Rick Wareham, Barbara Hong, Shelly Beaver, and Bill Ritzman. A light breakfast will be served.
The panel has been organized by the newly established student organization, Students Advocating for Disability Awareness (SADA).
12:00 noon - 2:00 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge
First Friday is a new program that represents a safe space for all underrepresented students and their friends. It is a social atmosphere that occurs on the first Friday of every month. Passive events will be set-up for students to participate in. Students may use this area as a place to socialize or do homework.
More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/oied
Down in the Dark: Movie Remember the Titans
10:00 pm | Hawthorn Building 150