october, 2018

18oct12:30 pm2:30 pmDisability Justice in Activism & Organizing


Event Details

The Critical Disability Studies Collective Presents:
Disability Justice in Activism & Organizing: Local Action to Statewide Change – A Panel Discussion.

Rick Cardenas / Longtime local disability activist and organizer currently working with the the ReConnect Rondo Project.

Mai Thor / Civic Engagement Coordinator at the Minnesota Department of Human Rights.

Octavian E. Robinson / Professor of ASL, Interpreting Studies, and Communications Equity at St. Catherine University.

Nikki Villivicencio-Tollison / Current Candidate for Maplewood City Council and Disability Rights Activist.

Panel Moderated by Jay Wilson / Senior Access Consultant at the Disability Resource Center at the University of Minnesota.

Light Refreshments Provided.

This event will be ASL-interpreted. Please let us know if you plan to attend and will be using interpreting so that we can make sure to meet your needs! Email us at CDSCol@umn.edu to coordinate access needs & accommodations.


(Thursday) 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm


Nolte Center

14 Church Street Southeast, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455


Critical Disability Studies Collective - UMN