News Archive

Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 3:08pm
At Kent State, we are extremely proud of our student veterans. We are working to ensure that there are services and resources available to assist with the challenging transition veterans with disabilities face when entering higher education. Read about how Kent State busts myths...
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 2:45pm
In honor of Veterans’ Day, Inside Equal Access interviewed Mark Stillion, a third-semester graduate student in the Clinical Mental Health master’s program, to learn his story and hear about the intersections between being a veteran and having a disability.
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 2:31pm
Although KSU has improved public spaces o be more accessible to people with disabilities and part of the LGBTQ+ community, Faith, who has chronic pain which causes a mobility issue as well as potentially undiagnosed autism, feels that Kent State University is very LGBTQ+ and dive...
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 2:08pm
Something no one tells you when you’re diagnosed with a chronic illness is that you will be lonely. Courtney McLeod, Kent State Financial Aid Counselor, shares how her chronic illness makes her feel lonely even during social events.
Wednesday, November 9, 2022 - 4:47pm
In this Equal Access article, Doug shares his own insight into one of the new IOS 16 accessibility features and explores what it means for accessibility in greater detail.
Friday, September 2, 2022 - 5:15pm
This summer, Justin Bieber made headlines when he posted on Instagram about having Ramsay Hunt syndrome and then canceled part of his world tour. Does this help normalize talk about our bodies and our holistic health? Editorial by Alison Haynes.
Friday, September 2, 2022 - 5:04pm
You may come to Kent State carrying the baggage of past fears, shortcomings, and failures that were associated with your high school accommodation process. Thankfully, the process of acquiring accommodations at the college level is very different from high school and more persona...
Friday, September 2, 2022 - 4:56pm
Olivia Myers shares her experience transitioning from high school to college as a student with a disability. She briefly highlights the differences between having an IEP in high school and accommodations in college. She also answers some important questions that the new KSU stude...
Friday, September 2, 2022 - 4:47pm
Lifting COVID-19 precautions months ago means that policies that protected immunocompromised people during the pandemic are disappearing. This article presents some examples of immunocompromised people's struggle after the removal of COVID restrictions.
Thursday, March 31, 2022 - 5:42pm
Start with Microsoft's features
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 - 1:51pm
Daniel Shonk is an Associate Director in University Housing
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 - 1:10pm
Disabled people aren't here to inspire you. 
Friday, March 25, 2022 - 12:31pm
Types of marginalization collide
Friday, March 25, 2022 - 11:41am
Devin Noland is a graduate student in Speech Pathology.
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 10:06am
Learn about Ethan's journey as a student majoring in Communication Studies, and Emerging Media and Technology.
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 9:54am
Choosing better words
Friday, January 21, 2022 - 11:33am
Connecting a villain’s evilness to a physical disability or atypical feature has a long history in the movie industry. This trope has reinforced misinformation about people with disabilities. 
Friday, January 21, 2022 - 10:41am
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