Accessible Content Working Group (ACWG) Archive

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 […]

3 Tips for Better Digital Documents: Be more inclusive and accessible!

From the Accessible Content Working Group For many years, PDFs were considered the best document type for any and all purposes, but our understanding of technology and users has evolved. If you feel like your document workflows might be stuck in 1993, the year PDFs were launched, then read on to learn how to make […]

Improving Accessibility and Inclusion in Virtual Spaces

By Carrie Johnston, Jonathan Milam, Amy Mohan, and Eudora Struble (members of the Accessible Content Working Group) For months now, we have been meeting, learning, and socializing in virtual spaces. Some experiences are positive, some neutral, and sometimes we may regret having clicked the “register” button. When it’s time to host our own virtual engagements, […]

Two New WFU Blog Posts Related to Technology Accessibility

Check out two new WFU blog posts that relate to technology accessibility! One post is a part of the Instructional Technology Group (ITG) blog and one is part of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching (CAT) blog. Robert Vidrine, who is part of the ITG and an Accessible Content Working Group member, has written […]

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! […]

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 […]