We are pleased to welcome Alissa Evans as our new Accessibility Specialist.
Alissa comes to us from Seneca College in Toronto, Ontario. At Seneca she assisted students with appropriate assistive technology customized to their needs and assisted with testing services for students with disabilities. She also served as adjunct faculty member in the School of Tourism. Alissa graduated from Canisius College with a master’s degree in Education.
Alissa will have many responsibilities in this new position including collaborating with the university community to encourage full participation of all students in the curricular and co-curricular environments, assisting faculty in integrating universal design for learning principles into their classrooms, and supporting multi-media accommodation requests in academic courses and at university-wide academic events.