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8th Annual ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival March 10–16

ReelAbilities Film Festival brings together the community to promote awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with different abilities. This year’s festival with take place at venues across New York City from March 10 through 16, 2016. Visit the ReelAbilities NY website for more information and tickets, and download the […]

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Students with Disabilities: Take part in the Federal Reserve Bank’s Disability Mentoring Day

On Tuesday, October 6, 2015, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is hosting its annual Disability Mentoring Day (DMD) in downtown Manhattan. The goal of DMD is to provide students with disabilities who are interested in the financial services industry an opportunity to partner with a Federal Reserve mentor for the day. Mentors provide […]

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Students with learning disabilities: Participate in research study and get $10

Do you identify as a person with a learning disability? If you are a student at The New School, are 18 or older, and are interested in participating in a research study that aims to understand the challenges and coping strategies of university students with learning disabilities, please consider taking part in this study. The […]

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Participate in Global Accessibility Awareness Day on May 21

May 21, 2015, is Global Accessibility Awareness Day, a day when people around the world will take an hour to experience first-hand the impact of digital accessibility (or lack there of). The purpose of the day is to get people talking, thinking, and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.) accessibility and users with different […]

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Climb the Wall! Free Rock Climbing Program for Students with Learning Disabilities

Join New School students with learning disabilities and their allies for a free six-week indoor rock climbing program at Brooklyn Boulders. Students will learn the fundamentals of climbing, develop self-trust and self-knowledge, and engage in meaningful community building activities. Face your fears with us this spring through climbing, meditation, and yoga. Sessions will take place […]

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Virtual Career Fair for People with Disabilities: April 14

Are you a person with a disability looking for a career opportunity or internship? The Bender Virtual Career Fair, taking place on April 14, 2015, is free for students and alumni with disabilities to attend. This is a unique opportunity for college students and graduates with disabilities to chat online with employers across the nation […]

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Call for Performers with Disabilities for Cabaret Production: Auditions March 7

Phamaly Theatre Company, a theater company that produces plays and musicals cast entirely of performers with disabilities across the spectrum, is currently seeking performers for its summer 2015 production of Cabaret, which will be presented in Denver, CO.  Auditions will be held in New York City on Saturday, March 7, 1:00-5:00 p.m. (by appointment only) […]

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7th Annual ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival at The New School ~ March 12-18

The New School is proud to be a presenter venue of the 7th Annual ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival, the largest festival in the country dedicated to presenting award-winning films made by and about people with different disabilities – physical, developmental and psychological. The following screenings will be held at The New School: Midfield (short […]

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Emerging Leaders: Summer Internship Opportunity for Students with Disabilities

Are you looking for a paid summer internship to jump start your career path? Are you a college or graduate student with a disability? If the answer to these questions is yes, you may want to consider the Emerging Leaders Summer Internship Program for College Students with Disabilities. Coordinated by the National Business & Disability […]

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