INTRODUCTION TO DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY STUDIES (DIS 683)
An online graduate level course offered at the University of Hawaii this Fall
This is a core course for the interdisciplinary Disability and Diversity Studies Certificate Program www.cds.hawaii.edu/certificates
but can also be taken as an elective. Emphasis will be placed on introducing students to knowledge and theories about disability rights,
policy, and culture from a diversity perspective in the context of multiple disciplines.
WHEN: Wednesdays, 1:00pm - 2:30pm HST, August 27th - December 10th
REGISTRATION INFO: (UH Students) Fall 2014 CRN 75133; (Out of State, International and non-UH students) apply and register via Outreach
College www.outreach.hawaii.edu Fall Extension 2014 CRN 1378.
WHERE: Elluminate Blackboard (live online interactive sessions) and Laulima (online course materials and discussion board)
New Call for Abstracts
Call for Abstracts: International Indigenous Development Research Conference 2014
25th – 28th November 2014
Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand
The 6th Biennial Nga Pae o te Maramatanga conference will highlight indigeneity and the multidisciplinary approach used for
indigenous development. The conference welcomes both oral and poster presentations. All oral presentations will be 20 mins, plus 5 mins for questions.
Please submit an Abstract (max 200 words) for either an oral or poster presentation by completing the Abstract Submission Form at
Video regarding Rights of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada: "Breaking Down the Indian Act with Russell Diabo"