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Making Inclusive Websites and Social Media – An Introduction to Web Accessibility (IN-PERSON)

February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Making Inclusive Websites and Social Media

This in-person event will provide an opportunity for SBDC clients to get hands-on experience working on their website compliance issues.

We will cover:

– Legal, business, and personal cases for improving digital accessibility
– Types of disabilities and accessibility needs
– Intro techniques for improving web and social media accessibility
– Resources to learn more   

– Guided time for you to practice on your own sites and platforms

For optimal experience, please bring your computer or the log-in information for your website and/or social media. We will have limited laptops to loan during the event to those who cannot bring their own.

Accessibility. The workshop will be hosted in a building with ramp and elevator access. Please email a.ross@bucknell.edu to discuss additional accommodations you need (e.g., CART, sign language interpretation, etc).

Speaker, Anne Ross, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Bucknell University,  Anne is passionate about engaging with people and changing the world with technology. Her research focuses on human-computer interaction and accessibility and making technology usable and useful to people of all abilities.

Venue

416 Market Street Lewisburg
(DeWitt Bldg, 3rd Floor)
Lewisburg, PA 17837-1418 United States

Organizer

Shelley Gadoury
Phone:
(570) 577-1249
Email:
sgadoury@bucknell.edu
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