Episode 41: Accessibility in Higher Education
RIT is considered to be one of the most accessible college campuses in the world. On this episode of Intersections: The RIT Podcast, NTID President Gerry Buckley and RIT Director of Disability Services Catherine Lewis chat about how that accessibility came to be, including the signing of the landmark 1990 Americans With Disabilities Act. Gerry and Catherine provide their perspectives on the history of accessibility in higher education – how far we’ve come, and how far we have yet to go.
Download a PDF of the transcript
A sign language interpreted video of this podcast is available
Want more great stories like this? Subscribe to Intersections on iTunes, Spotify or TuneIn, or follow us on SoundCloud.