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Iowa College Leadership Forum

The College Leadership Forum has ended

 

 

 


Goals

  • Students with disabilities in college or post secondary programs will become encouraged and empowered to reach their employment goals;
  • Students with disabilities in college or post secondary programs will be knowledgeable about resources available to them to become successfully employed adults;
  • College students with disabilities will be exposed to professionals with disabilities who are recognized leaders and role models;
  • College students with disabilities will become employed and self-sufficient as they transition into the workforce.

What will happen at the forum?

  • Setting goals toward transition and independence
  • ADA and self-advocacy in attaining goals
  • Principles of leadership
  • The experience of disability
  • Technology and resources
  • Reasonable accommodations
  • Resume writing
  • Job search
  • Interviewing and much more!

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