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Aims Community College Faculty and Staff – help us celebrate the 11th Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)! The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking, and learning about digital access and inclusion, and the more than One Billion people with disabilities/impairments.

  • Bring your own device! 
  • Lunch will be provided at the Bistro
  • FT and PT faculty will be paid at the current meeting rate
  • SWAG Giveaways!

How to Register

  • Click the "Register" button at the top of this page
  • Enter your information
  • Pick your breakout sessions by selecting the session in the "Schedule" section below
  • For each session you'll be attending, click the "I'm Interested" button on that session's event page. 
  • The sessions you've selected will show up in the "My Agenda" tab on this page. 
  • Sessions are in person only.

Lunch & Closing Remarks

  • 12 - 1 p.m. 
  • Lunch will be provided by the Bistro. After attendees finish up the Hands-on lab, we will proceed to the Student Commons. 
  • Lunch boxes and Salads will be available. Let us know if you have any special food requirements!
  • Participants will be given a $10 lunch ticket (food and drink) to eat lunch that day or take with them for later.
  • Tables and chairs will be set up on the second floor for indoor or outdoor dining. 

Table View of the Full Schedule

Session Time Title Details
Sign-in 8:45 a.m. - 9 a.m. Check-in Coffee and get settled
Opening Remarks 9:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m. Introductions, GAAD Intro and History Dana Jones, Aaron Prestwich, Hunter Wilson, Doug Strauss
Session Time Option 1 Option 2
Session 1 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. The Aims Website – Our Commitment to Accessibility
Presenter: Hunter Wilson
Bb ALLY - Course tips
Allison Easley, Leslie Morrison, Vinnie Augden
Session 2 10:05 a.m. - 10:35 a.m. Glean Note Taking
Presenter: Aspen Bolson
Yuja Video Capture Using Closed Captions
Julio Trevino
Session 3 10:40 a.m. - 11:10 a.m. Read&Write
Presenter: Chalese Nelson
Grackle for Google
Cheryl Comstock
Session 4 11:15 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. WebAIM Training
Hands on Lab
Bistro Lunch and Closing Remarks 12 -1:00 p.m. Lunch and Closing Remarks