inclusive postsecondary education speakers
SU will host an interactive program on higher
education opportunities for students with intellectual disabilities on March
28. The program begins at 5 p.m. in Old Main chapel and is free and open to the
Dr. Thomas Neuville, professor of
special education at Millersville University, will discuss their Career and
Life Studies program. This four-semester postsecondary initiative is for young
adults with an intellectual disability who are interested in participating in
an academic, vocational and social university experience.
Additional speakers include Dr. Ann
Marie Licata, director of Pennsylvania
Inclusive Higher Education Consortium, and Dr. Clare Papay, consultant for THINKCollege and founder of
The Real Certificate program at Arcadia University.
program, speakers and faculty from Shippensburg University will be available to talk to
any interested potential students and family members about Millersville’s
program and/or the possibility of creating programming at Shippensburg
This program is sponsored by Disability Studies, the Departments of
Social Work and Gerontology, Educational Leadership and Special Education and
Sociology/Anthropology. For more information,
contact Dr. Allison Carey at firstname.lastname@example.org or (717) 477-1582.