Information for Arizona students with autism preparing for college!
It is my pleasure to invite you to the First Annual Arizona State University (ASU) Community Conversation on Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in Higher Education. Please join us Saturday, January 29, 2011, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., on ASU’s Polytechnic campus. Participants will learn about innovative programs at the local and national level that offer increasing opportunities for individuals with ASD. Please RSVP for this event by calling the ASU Polytechnic Disability Resource Center at (480) 727-1039. This event will be held in the ASU Student Union Cooley Ballrooms on the Polytechnic campus.
First Annual ASU Community Conversation on ASD in Higher Education
8:00 – Refreshments/registration
8:30 – Welcome, Garret Westlake MEd
8:45 – Opening, ASU leadership
9:00 – Kids with Autism Can, Katie & Todd Murwin
9:30 –ASU Executive Director of High School Relations, Dr. Mark Duplissis
10:00 – break
10:15 – ASD in Higher Education, Garret Westlake MEd
11:30 – Bright Angel Software, Dr. Brenda McCaffrey and Anne Kirchgessner
12pm – Closing
12:15pm –Campus tours (optional)