Events Calendar

 


 

OCTOBER 2021

MI-DDI Events

WED | OCTOBER 20 at 6:00 p.m.
MI-SIBS: Virtual Gathering
VIRTUAL | Join MI-SIBS in this virtual gathering to talk about supports for your sibling throughout their life.
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WED | OCTOBER 27 at 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Empowerment Education: Conflict Resolution and Ten Assertive Steps
VIRTUAL | Join the Empowerment Education training team for two webinars, Conflict Resolution and Ten Successful & Assertive Steps for Working with Professionals.
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Partner Events

THURS | OCTOBER 7 at 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Demystifying Disability: The Student Perspective
VIRTUAL | The first event in the Disability Justice Series is hosted by the Wayne State University Social Work Student Alliance (SWSA) to initiate important conversations focused on the student disability perspective.
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THURS | OCTOBER 14 at 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Autonomous Vehicles and Persons with Disabilities
VIRTUAL | In this virtual MI-UCP Assistive Technology Talk, Mike Bray from MI-DDI will discuss ensuring stakeholder voices are heard before, during and after design and deployment of Autonomous Vehicles.
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THURS | OCTOBER 21 at 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Disability Justice Fireside Chat with Judith Heumann
VIRTUAL | The second event in the Disability Justice Series features internationally recognized leader in the disability rights community, Judith (Judy) Heumann. This intimate fireside discussion will explore Heumann's feelings as a young woman of 18 years and her courage to launch a journey of activism, the link between the disability justice and civil rights justice movement, the disability justice movement connection with the Black Panthers, the importance of inclusive laws and much more. 
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NOVEMBER 2021

MI-DDI Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

Partner Events

TUES & WED | NOVEMBER 9 & 10 at 6:00 p.m.
Michigan College Access Network (MCAN) Annual Conference
LANSING, MI | MCAN's 10th annual conference, Michigan's Recovery: Equity, Education, and Economy, will be held in person. Registration will open to the public in August.
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DECEMBER 2021

MI-DDI Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 


 

MARCH 2022

MI-DDI Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

Partner Events

THURS | MARCH 24 at 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Detroit Disability Justice Movement
VIRTUAL | The third event in Wayne State University School of Social Work's Disability Justice Series will host a panel discussion exploring the disability justice movement in our own backyard. 
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