Seeking Accomodations

October 24th, 2016

The UCLA Office of Information Technology is currently transitioning the Disabilities and Computing Program to have an educational technology focus. We are currently working with the UCLA Center for Accessible Education and the UCLA Office of Insurance and Risk Management on transferring our current portfolio of walk-in services.

If you are a student and require accommodation, please contact Ed McCloskey at the UCLA Center for Accessible Education (310) 267-2004 – emcclosk@saonet.ucla.edu.

Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2014

May 14th, 2014

Thursday, May 15, 2014, marked the return of Global Accessibility Awareness Day, with an ever-growing list of fun & informative events in 11 countries.

The Los Angeles event was held at the Yahoo campus in Santa Monica, 7-10 pm. Main speakers were Sommer Panage from the Twitter Mobile team, WordPress accessibility champion Joseph O’Connor, & Karen Chiu from Yahoo. DCP Coordinator Patrick Burke joined in a follow-up panel discussion.

Location:
2400 Broadway Ave, Bldg D, 1st floor., Santa Monica, CA
(Parking entrance at 2401 Colorado)
Meetup event link)

The Paciello Group consulting company led Inclusive Design 24 (ID24) a 24-hour marathon of accessibility webinars, covering Drupal, Javascript, social media vs. motor impairments, & 21 more… Archives of presentations are promised soon.

You can also follow the whole sweep of the day’s activities.