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Celebrate and learn: Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) 2022

May 19, 2022 is the 11th annual celebration of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD). This online global event is intended to raise awareness about the impact of inaccessibility on the more than one billion people worldwide who experience disabilities. Join people at Wake and around the world in spreading awareness and learning more about digital […]


Celebrating the Participants and Winners of the 2021 Extreme Makeover: PDF Edition

December 13, 2021by¬†Eudora Struble The Accessible Content Working Group and the IS Technology Accessibility Team, as part of the Technology Accessibility Program (TAP), wish to congratulate and thank all those who participated in the first year of our Extreme Makeover: PDF Edition! WFU colleagues, both faculty and staff, enrolled 21 sites or courses in the […]


Join us in celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2021

Post by Jonathan Milam and Eudora Struble, members of the Accessible Content Working Group May 20th, 2021 is the 10th annual celebration of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD). GAAD is an online global event to raise awareness about digital access and inclusion that highlights how accessibility impacts the more than one billion people worldwide who […]

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2020 Web Accessibility Challenge Champions

The Accessible Content Working Group and the Technology Accessibility Program (TAP) wish to congratulate everyone who participated in our first year of the Web Accessibility Challenge! All of the participants enthusiastically engaged in efforts to make their digital content more accessible and inclusive. We thank all of the participants for being allies for digital accessibility! […]


Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the ADA!

Post by Jonathan Milam, Michael Shuman, and Eudora Struble Sunday, July 26, 2020, marks the 30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) being signed into law by President George H.W. Bush. This important civil rights law prohibits discrimination based on disability in areas of public life, such as employment, schools, transportation, and public […]

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Join the 2020 Web Accessibility Challenge!

Beginning Monday, June 29, and running through Friday, July 24, Wake Forest University will participate in a Web Accessibility Challenge!¬† An annual event at NC State University, this year they have invited a number of other North Carolina colleges and universities to join the challenge, including Wake Forest University, Appalachian State University, UNC Asheville, East […]


Celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day

May 21st, 2020 marks the 9th annual celebration of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD). GAAD is a global event with a goal to raise awareness about digital access and inclusion for people with disabilities. Join people across the globe in spreading awareness and learning even more about digital accessibility and inclusion. Here are a few […]

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