FLS Scholarship and AUGUST Disability workshop info:
APPLY FOR THE FUTURE LEADERS SCHOLARSHIP - Deadline Extended to August 5
The Future Leaders Scholarship (FLS) program is intended as an opportunity for new professionals to showcase their creativity and innovation in the field of career services while gaining valuable conference presentation skills. Individuals that apply will be exploring and/or pursuing career services/university relations as a career and be available to attend and co-present their presentation in a workshop at the 2016 MPACE Annual Conference, Denver. Learn more and apply for the scholarship HERE!
WORKSHOP: Career Employment for College Students with Disabilities: From Preparation to Recruitment - Section 503 Demystified!
Employers: Are you familiar with Section 503 of the federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and how new regulations will impact your diversity workforce planning & recruitment?
Career Centers: Employers are depending on higher education professionals to assist them in recruiting and hiring individuals with disabilities. Are you ready to help them?
This workshops will demystify the details of Section 503 and identify what employers are looking for and how campuses can serve those employers better. Join us in August for this exclusive opportunity to hear from our featured presenter Mr. Alan Muir, Founding Executive Director for Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities (COSD). Topics to be covered in this presentation will include: Disability Etiquette, Disclosure, Section 503 and Self-ID, Accommodations, Branding & Messaging. Register HERE!