News Feed http://masonlife.gmu.edu/ Wed, 27 May 2020 00:49:01 -0400 en-us ‘Beyond Impressed’ https://cehd.gmu.edu/news/stories/beyond-impressed

CEHD Mason LIFE program adjusts, moves nearly 100 classes online for spring semester during pandemic. Read More...

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Fri, 22 May 2020 15:45:06 -0400 https://cehd.gmu.edu/news/stories/beyond-impressed
‘Dream Come True’ https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

Mason LIFE grad Chris Carter (’16) to participate in NBA All-Star Weekend with Special Olympics. Read More...

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Fri, 07 Feb 2020 12:34:43 -0500 https://cehd.gmu.edu/news/stories/‘dream-come-true’
Rutherford and Ann Turnbull Presentation to KIHd and CEHD https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

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Thu, 02 May 2019 10:54:57 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/turnbull-presentation-kihd-cehd
MasonLIFE introduces students with disabilities to university life. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

Yes, those with autism can succeed in college.
Veronica Brown of Delaplane is grateful “to finally have the chance to be a grownup.”

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Fri, 12 Apr 2019 22:24:14 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/mason-life-program-introduces-students-with-disabilities-to-university-life
2019 State of the Art Conference on Postsecondary Education and Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting presentation proposals for the State of the Art Conference on Postsecondary Education and Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities, happening Read More...

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Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:56:53 -0500 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/2019-state-of-the-art-conference
Dr. Kimberly R Avila Hosted a Doctoral Degree Webinar https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

Dr. Kimberly R Avila hosted the doctoral degree webinar on 1/10/19 with a panel and 24 participants nationwide. We are grateful for opportunity to use the KIHD name to advertise. Read More...

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Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:52:20 -0500 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/avila-doctoral-degree-webinar
Social Justice and Ableism https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

GSE students developed video on a social justice topic in the Master's in Counseling program's Social Justice & Counseling course. Read More...

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Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:46:48 -0500 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/social-justice-and-ableism
The Journal of Inclusive Postsecondary Education (JIPE) volume 1 issue 2 is now released. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

The Helen A. Kellar Institute for Human disAbilities at George Mason University and the Lawrence B. Taishoff Center for Inclusive Higher Education at Syracuse University have launched the Journal of Inclusive Postsecondary Education, JIPE. JIPE volume 1 issue 2 is now released. Read More...

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Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:47:33 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/jipe-launched
Mason students volunteer at Paralympic Games in South Korea. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821 Read More... ]]> Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:52:03 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/mason-students-volunteer-paralympic Spread the word to end the word https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821 Read More... ]]> Thu, 26 Apr 2018 10:26:24 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/masonlife-video-stop-the-r-word Madison Essig represents Mason LIFE in Student Senate. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

Madison Essig represents Mason LIFE in Student Senate. Read More...

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:26:25 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/madison-essig-in-senate
Kevin Taylor’s role as program coordinator of George Mason University’s American Sign Language Program is a milestone. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

‘Native Speaker’ Leads Sign Language Program Read More...

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:19:39 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/kevin-taylor-milestone
Submit your proposal for 2018 https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821 Read More... ]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 12:16:36 -0500 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/submit-your-proposal-for-2018 Call for proposals. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821 Read More... ]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 11:57:32 -0500 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/call-for-proposals The first Mason LIFE student to hold a Student Senate seat. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

Sophomore Madison Essig is the first Mason LIFE student to hold a Student Senate seat. Read More...

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Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:40:54 -0500 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/madison-essig
Programs modeled after MasonLIFE. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

Heidi Graff, the program director of MasonLIFE, says as more programs are established, it’s important to maintain a quality standard. The ultimate goal, she says, isn’t merely recruiting students to be in college. It’s to push them toward academic progress and treat them the same way non-disabled students are treated – something that high schools are wrestling with as well. Read More...

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Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:35:55 -0500 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/programs-modeled-after-masonlife
The ReelAbilities Film Festival will be taking place March 10-18. https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

The JCCNV Cultural Arts Department is proud to present the 6th Annual ReelAbilities Film Festival: Northern Virginia in March 2018. Read More...

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Fri, 12 Jan 2018 12:03:21 -0500 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/reelabilities-film-festival
Dr. Robin Moyher https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

Robin Moyher joined the School of Education as the assistant director of the Mason LIFE program in 2015. She has a master's degree in special education and a bachelor's degree in sociology from Old Dominion University. In 2016, Moyher received the PhD in Education program at George Mason University, with a specialization in special education, and is a Virginia Licensed Behavior Analyst. She has has been a graduate research assistant for the Mason LIFE program since 2014 and has taught several courses as an adjunct instructor. Moyher is the owner of Putting Together Puzzle Pieces consulting and co-founder of Adapted Tae Kwon Do at LeadbyExample Tae Kwon Do, and was previously a special education teacher for more than ten years. She has written, co-written, and edited several articles on autism and intellectual disabilities, most Read More...

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Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:16:33 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/robin-moyher
New KIHD Director Endowed Professor Linda Mason https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:36:46 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/new-kihd-director
2016 State of the Art Conference https://www2.gmu.edu/news/582821

The 2016 State of the Art Conference on Read More...

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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:30:12 -0400 https://kihd.gmu.edu/news/news/2016-state-of-the-art-conference