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Accommodations 101: Disability Support Services in Higher Education

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Kathryn Duffy, LSW, MA

Kathryn Duffy, LSW, MA

Kathryn Duffy has worked in the field of disability support services in higher education for over 20 years, first at Community College of Philadelphia and currently at Arcadia University.  She will address how accommodations work in college, explaining some of the differences between services for students with disabilities at the secondary level and post-secondary level.  She will explain the process for requesting accommodations in college and discuss ways to prepare students and their families for the transition to college.