8th Annual CUNY Accessibility Conference| Excellence Through Academic Partnership

8th Annual CUNY Accessibility Conference. Excellence through academic partnership.

The 8th Annual CUNY Accessibility Conference: Excellence Through Academic Partnership will be held at John Jay College on Monday, April 10, 2017. We have scheduled the Conference at the start of Spring Break to give faculty and staff an opportunity to attend while classes are not in session. Please plan to join us!

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SADY PAULSON. (News Article)

Sady Paulson is an aspiring editor, director, and cinematographer who graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Cinematography. Over the years, Sady has done projects such as editing films, photos, and also creating mini movie clips.

Sady was born with cerebral palsy, a congenital disorder of movement, muscle tone, or posture. She is an aspiring woman who at one point would never thought she would be able to have a job that she loves, a job she chose to do rather than having to do a job because what’s was available to her.

Below is a clip of Sady Paulson and her mentor Mark Coppin describing how Assistive Technology changed her life, and showing how Assistive Technology can also change yours.

Learn How To Make the Font Size Bigger on Your Android and iPhone. (News Article)


The New York Times recently released an informative article on changing the font size on your iPhones and Android phones. This can better help users who have a hard time reading the default font size. Click here to read more of the New York Times article on how to make your phone easier to read.

Movie Of The Month: Where Hope Grows. (News Article)

If you’re looking for an inspiring, funny movie for November 2016, look no further. Where Hope Grows is a movie about an ex Baseball player who’s career was cut short. Then one day he walks into a grocery store not knowing he will befriend a produce worker with Down Syndrome, who he nick names Produce. If you want to read more about this movie, read it here at disabilitymovies.com. The a movie click is posted below.