DO-IT NEWS * May 2006
Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking and Technology
Volume 14, Number 1
In This Issue:
To reduce printing costs and yet still share exciting news from DO-IT, we provide a short print version and this expanded version online. Contact DO-IT if you would like a printed copy of the expanded newsletter.
- Director's Digressions.
- Goodbye Jeffrey.
- DO-IT Admin Team Wins Award.
- DO-IT Shines at CSUN.
- The Shortest Distance.
- Seattle to Spokane, DO-IT Partners in Transition Fairs.
- Putting Our Heads Together for Brain Awareness Day.
- Return to DO-IT.
- DO-IT Staff Profile.
- DO-IT Ambassador Profile.
- '96 Scholar Addresses MEAF Grantees.
- UW Leads Nation in Effort to Broaden Participation of People with Disabilities in Computing.
- AccessCollege: A Project to Help Create Inclusive Postsecondary Institutions.
- Stuck in an Elevator—Technology to the Rescue!
- Tech Tips: Security Guidelines for Using Wireless Networking.
- The Thread—Making Your Mark
- How can you DO-IT
- The Browser: Calendar of Events
More About DO-IT
DO-IT NEWS is published at the University of Washington with input from DO-IT staff, Pals, Scholars, Ambassadors, and Mentors. DO-IT is primarily funded by the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Education, and the State of Washington.
DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) serves to increase the successful participation of individuals with disabilities in challenging academic programs such as those in science, engineering, mathematics, and technology. Primary funding for DO-IT is provided by the National Science Foundation, the State of Washington, and the U.S. Department of Education. DO-IT is a collaboration of UW Information Technology and the Colleges of Engineering and Education at the University of Washington.
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