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What is your current role, and how long have you worked at Yale? I’m Yale’s Digital Accessibility Specialist, and I’ve been in this role for almost 2 years. Prior to that, I...
Obi Ndefo ’94 B.A., ’97 M.F.A. (center) poses with friends and fans. (Photos courtesy of Obi Ndefo)
By Brita Belli How do we respond when something terrible happens? For actor Obi Ndefo ’94 B.A., ’97 M.F.A., the answer was: “Grab onto whatever I can.” Last August, Ndefo,...
Janni Lehrer-Stein ’78, Sarah Poggi ’96 MD, Jim Conroy ’70, Sarah Scott Chang, and Paige Lawrence ’21Members of the Yale community, led by alumni, recently convened on campus to engage in a candid and substantive dialogue on disability, equity, inclusion at Yale and in the United States, in observance of National Disability Awareness Month.  Hosted by the Yale Alumni Association and co-sponsored by two university partners – the Yale Office of Diversity and Inclusion, and DiversAbility at Yale – the forum wa
By Henry Kwan  Members of the Yale community, led by alumni, recently convened on campus to engage in a candid and substantive dialogue on disability, equity, inclusion at...
I didn’t identify as disabled before I came to Yale. I saw myself as someone who happened to live in inexplicable, often debilitating pain, who happened to restructure his...
Janni Lehrer-Stein ‘78 (moderator) — Attorney and disability rights advocate Jim Conroy ‘70 — Co-president, Pennhurst Memorial & Preservation Alliance Sarah Scott Chang...
THE REBOUND cast and director
On October 23rd, DAY partnered with The Yale University School of Medicine, Student Accessibility Services, the Yale Alumni Association, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion...
Yetsa Tuakli-Wosornu ’01 B.A.
By Brita Belli Yetsa Tuakli-Wosornu ’01 B.A., an Olympic-caliber competitor, knows what it takes to be an athlete, and athletes are the focus of her work as a physician —...