IPE Symposium Day Overview


Wednesday – April 22

Attendees are encouraged to attend the events planned by the ADA 30 Celebration and Inclusive Postsecondary Education Symposium planning committees.

Events include:
  • MU President Opening Remarks (9:30)
  • Justin Dart speech, selected and introduced by Yoshiko Dart (9:45)
  • The passage of the ADA with Judy Heumann, Cathleen Holdsworth, Bob Kafka and Stephanie Thomas (11:00)
  • Judy Heumann Broadcast from classroom (1:30)
  • Makerspace Event (9:45-3:00)
  • Spoken Word Event (3:00-5:00)
  • Judy Heumann – Book Signing (4:00-5:00)
Time Event
5:00 Movie – Opening Doors to College, a premiere screening of Dan Habib’ s most recent film
6:00 PIHEC Dinner

Thursday – April 23

Time Event
8:00 BREAKFAST
8:30 Opening Remarks by MU Provost Dr. Villas Prabhu and a meesage from Senator Casey
9:00 Keynote Speaker – Judy Heumann
9:45 The State of Pennsylvania Inclusive Postsecondary Education
10:00 Student Session on Disability Leadership with Judy Heumann
10:45 –
11:45
Judy Heuman Book Signing
11:00 Breakout Session
What do I need to attend College?
Breakout Session
Career Development/Internship
Breakout Session
Academics and Social Life
12:00 MU Disability Pride Parade ThinkCollege Standards Rollout
1:00 LUNCH & College Fair
2:00 Disability History with Tom Olin and Judy Heumann: Developing our next generation of leaders
2:45 Breakout Session
What do I need to attend College?
Breakout Session
Career Development/Internship
Breakout Session
Academics and Social Life
3:45 Closing Remarks
4:00 Attendees are encouraged to attend the events planned by the MU Disability Pride and ADA 30 Celebration. Events include:

  • Artistic Performances (3:00 – 5:00)
  • New Disability Rights Award Winning INDY Film: Crip Camp (5:00)
    Discussion with Judy Heumann following the screening