Thomas Webb, a veteran disability services advocate focused on equal opportunity for all students, started this week as the new director of the Office of Disability Services.
Feb 13, 2014
Feb 5, 2014
Excerpt The doctor who took Superman, Christopher Reeve, off a ventilator in 2003 has now become a 20-year old college student’s personal Superman. This summer, Daniel Darkow became the first patient with Spinal Muscular Atrophy to receive a Diaphragm Pacing …
Dec 23, 2013
We begin 2014 with a tip of the hat to the best feel-good story of 2013.
Sep 6, 2013
With the Sep. 4 grand opening of the new Welcome Center, Wright State University’s Dayton Campus is poised to leave a great first impression.
Aug 19, 2013
Jeffrey Vernooy, who tirelessly advocated for students with disabilities and was the architect of the campus support structure for them as longtime director of the Wright State University Office of Disability Services...
Jul 18, 2013
In Bolivia, they are called “second patio children”—kids with disabilities who are kept out of sight by their families, away from the main patio...
Jul 17, 2013
Wright State University will play host to a delegation of African officials coming to the United States to examine disability issues...
Jun 20, 2013
A high school student who plans to work with disabled youth will receive four years of tuition to Wright State in the Dayton’s CW Scholarship contest.
Apr 4, 2013
The Office of Disability Services held their annual scholarship reception on April 3. Financial aid awards and scholarships were given to students with disabilities who have excelled in academics...
Wright State University receives grant from Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation for adaptive recreation
Apr 1, 2013
Wright State University has received a $13,000 Quality of Life grant from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation to purchase 15 new wheelchairs for adaptive recreation...