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Critical Disability Students Association 5th Annual Conference

Schulich Executive Learning Centre, York University

Are you ready to look at disability in new ways?

The Critical Disability Students Association invites you to join us for our 5th annual conference.

We are honoured to have The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario give the opening key note address on Friday, May 8 at 5:30 p.m., followed by a reception featuring the Camerata Luna Chamber Trio.

Mr. John Rae, 1st Vice-President of the Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians will address the conference on Saturday, May 9 as part of a day-long forum for emerging disability scholarship. This year's conference also features disability-related fine art.

Our conference engages graduate students from across academic disciplines to examine diverse aspects of disability. Refreshments will be provided and registration is free at For the full program, please visit

Sponsored by the Access Centre, York University, with support from TD Bank Financial Group, and York University's Faculty of Graduate Studies, Centre for Human Rights, Office of the Vice-President of Students, Faculty of Health Dean's Office, Knowledge Mobilization Unit, Critical Disability Studies Program, and the York Institute for Health Research