DEI Conversations: Navigating Disability, Both Visible and Invisible

Monday, May 03, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Virtual Event

Join this panel discussion on the issues that individuals with disabilities face on campus, in the workplace, and in society, and how they can be better addressed through education and Institutional change. Please use this google form to submit questions for the panelists before Thursday, April 29. All are welcome!

Moderator:  Mary Strawser, Doctoral Candidate, MIT Mechanical Engineering

Panelists:  Lizzie Velásquez, Activist and Author of Lizzie Beautiful and Be Beautiful, Be You and Darcy Gordon, Instructor of Blended & Online Learning Initiatives, MIT Biology

This event is part of an ongoing seminar series, DEI Conversations, sponsored by the Departments of Biological Engineering; Chemical Engineering; and Materials Science and Engineering.

Co-sponsored by: MIT DAS, MIT ICEO, MIT SPXCE

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