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Disability Employment Awareness Month Lunch-and-Learn October 25

Disability Awareness Lunch-and-Learn Workshop

Date: Monday, October 25
Time: 12:00-1:00 pm
Location: O'Connell Reading Room, Dolan Science Center
Who: All students, faculty, and staff are welcome!
Sponsored by: Student Accessibility Services, JCU Career Services, CSDI Wayfinders Program, and the Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Participants in this workshop will:

  • Increase in their knowledge and awareness of disability employment challenges, opportunities, and available resources

  • Celebrate and learn about Disability Employment Awareness month

  • Learn how to utilize current JCU resources, including SAS, CSDI Wayfinders, and Career Services.

Lunch will be provided. You can also earn raffle tickets for a fun prize and t-shirts. Disability Awareness stickers will be available to take and display. There will also be DEI champion points for faculty and staff. 

Please note that, per COVID protocols, all participants are expected to remain masked while not actively eating or drinking. We will identify a seating area for participants who wish to maintain social distancing while eating.

If you have questions or additional accommodations needs for this program, please contact the Student Accessibility Services Office at

We will do our best to accommodate dietary restrictions in our lunch order. Please indicate them here. (If you prefer not to join us for lunch, please indicate that here as well so that we can give an accurate count to Catering.)
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