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  • NEADS Montreal State of the Schools Tour Stop!
    Join the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) and the Quebec Association for Equity and Inclusion in Post-Secondary Education (AQEIPS) on February 24th from 12-4 pm ET in the Athanase-David Pavillion Room R200 at Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) and on Zoom for our Montreal State of the...
  • Job Title: Canada Post 2023 Summer Students Opportunities
    Job Requisition Id: 163258Business Function: Summer Student (Note: This is not a COOP placement)Primary City: OttawaOther Locations: Quebec City, Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver Province: ONEmployment Type: Student (Post-Secondary) Employment Status: TermLanguage Requirement: Various Linguistic Profiles Job Closing...
  • Join NEADS on the State of the Schools Tour – Ottawa Stop!
    Join the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS), Carleton Disability Awareness Centre (CDAC), and CU Care on February 27th from 12-4pm ET in Richcraft Hall (RB 2224) at Carleton University and on zoom for our Ottawa State of the Schools Tour stop! As part of NEADS’ Virtual Access for All Project and Back to School...
  • Emplois étudiants au gouvernement fédéral | Student jobs with the federal government
    Work for the largest employer in the country!/Travaillez pour le plus grand employeur au pays! Every year, the federal government hires thousands of students through the Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP) in a variety of fields, all over Canada.  Working for the federal government is much more than a simple student job: it...
  • National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) seeks applications for British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Territories Directors
    (Ottawa,  December 8, 2022) The National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) is seeking applications for  British Columbia Director, Manitoba Director, New Brunswick Director, Prince Edward Island Director, Nova Scotia Director and  Territories Director as a number of members of our current board are reaching...
  • Unscripted and Exposed: When Hyper-visibility, Invisibility, Ableism and the (dis)Abled Body Collide
    Interview Invitation Unscripted and Exposed: When Hyper-visibility, Invisibility, Ableism and the (dis)Abled Body Collide Lead Researcher: Cassie Liviero, Dalhousie University, Masters student in Social Work, C.Liviero@dal.ca (905)818-5116 Have you been a full-time wheelchair user for at least two years and are 18 years of age or older? Do...
  • NEADS Annual General Meeting - January 14th at 1:00PM ET
    Join the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) on January 14th from 1:00 to 5:00pm ET via zoom for our Annual General Meeting!This event will feature NEADS' Board of Directors and Staff, disabled student groups across Canada, and by-and-for community organizations. Staff presentations discuss websites, student financial...
  • AMI announces recipients of the 2022 AMI Robert Pearson Memorial Scholarship
    NEWS PROVIDED BY Accessible Media Inc. (AMI)  Dec 06, 2022, 11:00 ET TORONTO, Dec. 6, 2022 /CNW/ - Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) is proud to announce the recipients of its 2022 AMI Robert Pearson Memorial Scholarship. The program, which launched in 2012, is open to Canadian students with a disability enrolled in a diploma or degree...
  • Programme de bourses de l’AQEIPS !/AQEIPS Scholarships Program!
    This year, the Quebec Association for Equity and Inclusion in Post-Secondary Education (AQEIPS) is launching the 24th edition of its scholarships program for post-secondary students with disabilities. You can read the program description and the application form. Please note that you have to connect with a Gmail account to fill out the form...
  • NEADS State of the Schools Tour Halifax Stop, Friday November 25, 2022
    Join the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) and the Dalhousie Accessibility & Inclusion Society (DAIS) on November 25th from 12-4pm AT in Room 307 of the Dalhousie Student Union Building and on zoom for our Halifax State of the Schools Tour stop!   As part of NEADS’ Virtual Access for All Project and...
  • NEADS State of the Schools Tour St. John's Stop, November 23, 2022
    Join the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) and Memorial University Newfoundland’s Student Union (MUNSU) on November 23rd from 12-4pm NT at The Breezeway and on zoom for our St John’s State of the Schools Tour stop!   As part of NEADS’ Virtual Access for All Project and Back to School...
  • SMACT Student Activism & Protest Archive Seeking Submissions
    Call for Archival Submissions Project Description  Have you been involved in student advocacy or activism and have an object, artifact, photograph, or other protest ephemera you’d like to contribute to the archive?  We are accepting digital and material submissions to the student protest archive! The Studio for Media...
  • Government of Canada releases national Disability Inclusion Action Plan
    From: Employment and Social Development Canada News release October 7, 2022  Gatineau, Quebec, Employment and Social Development Canada  Persons with disabilities face physical, financial, attitudinal and other barriers to participating in society. Many of these barriers are systemic and long-standing. The Government of Canada is...
  • Join NEADS on their Hybrid State of the Schools Tour
    Join the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) on their national hybrid State of the Schools tour as they visit disabled student groups and post-secondary institutions across Canada! As part of NEADS’ State of the Schools reports and Virtual Access for All project, the NEADS Team will be partnering with disabled...
  • Legislation to create a new Canada Disability Benefit begins second reading in the House of Commons
    From: Employment and Social Development Canada News release September 20, 2022 Gatineau, Quebec, Employment and Social Development Canada One in four working-age persons with disabilities lives below the poverty line in Canada. Working-age persons with disabilities in Canada are twice as likely to live in poverty as those without. This is...
  • NEADS Accessibility Resilience Program – Accessibility Relief Grants for Disabled Post-Secondary Students
    Purpose COVID-19 has placed an undue burden on post-secondary students with disabilities (undergraduate university, graduate university, college, cégep, and high school students entering a post-secondary institution) who were already facing immense socio-cultural and operational accessibility challenges before the pandemic. Particular...
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