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Equal Opportunity and Inclusiveness

Accessibility Committee

Owens Community College has proactively developed a centralized compliance committee to address accessibility and disability compliance efforts campus-wide (Toledo, Findlay and the Learning Centers). This concept was initiated out of Student Services on how to handle questions on campus-wide issues and has expanded since our first meeting.

This centralized focus for the college has a wonderful cross-section of core committee participants from varied areas, backgrounds and disciplines: (Academic Administration, Disability Services; Equal Opportunity; E-Learning; Faculty; Information Technology; Labor; Legal; Marketing; Operations; OSERVE; Student Representative; Student Services; Veterans Services, etc.). Other subject matter experts will be called in as needed.

Accessibility areas will include, but are not be limited to: Policy revision; Website web crawling software; Universal Design; Campus outreach education; on-line and in-class instruction; curriculum and materials accessibility compliance; employment compliance; facilities compliance; ADA/Veteran resource for learning; and a centralized grievance & assessment process.

2012-2013 Committee Members

  • Lisa E. Dubose, Chairman
  • Vickie Adams
  • Kimberly Cook
  • Gary Corrigan
  • Susan Emerine
  • Christopher Giordano
  • Katilin Glover
  • Natalie Jackson
  • Michael McDonald
  • Joy Parker
  • Connie Schaffer
  • Dawn Wetmore

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