CBI Agenda


8:00-8:30 a.m.
Registration and refreshments [A group of students watches with interest as they gather around a rack of scientific equipment.]
8:30-9:00 a.m
Welcome
Institute objectives and schedule
Introductions
Daniela Marghitu (Auburn University Education and Assistive Technology) & Nels Madsen (Associate Dean, Samuel Ginn COE)
9:00-9:50 a.m.
Accessible Technology in Education: Problems and Solutions
Guest Speaker Terrill Thompson (Technology Accessibility Specialist, University of Washington)
9:50-10:15 a.m.
Defining and Designing the Human Interface: Disabilities in STEM Education
Vincent Martin (PhD Student, Georgia Tech)
10:30-10:55 a.m.
Reframing our Approach to Accommodations
Tracy Donald (Director, Office of Accessibility)
10:55-11:15 a.m.
Auburn University Student Veteran Services
Dr. Johnny Green (Director, Veterans and Transfer Students Resource Center)
11:30-12:15 p.m.
A Survey of Assistive Technology
Alabama Institute of Deaf and Blind, E.H. Gentry Technology Center
12:15-1:15 p.m.
Lunch and Working Group Discussion
Question: How can we work together to effectively support students with disabilities and veterans returning to school?
1:15-2:15 p.m.
Group Discussion
Moderator: Daniela Marghitu
2:15-3:15 p.m.
Call to Action, Evaluation, and Closing Remarks