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September 2014 Activities


Welcome Party

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

1:00-3:00 pm

Access and Technology Center (TH 205)


Please join us for lunch on our program's fall semester kickoff party when you meet and greet with counselors and staff, get acquainted with what AccessABILITY has to offer, and have an opportunity to learn more about our services.


Meet the Sign Language Interpreters

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

3:00-5:00 pm

Access and Technology Center (TH 205)


This is a perfect opportunity to meet interpreters you have yet to work with, and interact with other Deaf and Hard of Hearing students.  This is an open forum to ask questions and discuss concerns with regards to interpreting, learn more about the rights and responsibilities as users of sign language interpreting services, and apply your learning to future work and educational endeavors. 


Presented by: Renae Noveck- Coordinator of Interpreting Services, Office of AccessABILITY


Spanning Abilities: A communication forum focusing on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Wednesday, September 10th, 2013

1:00-3:00 pm

Access and Technology Center (TH 205)


A preliminary communication skills training among students with Autism Spectrum Disorder, to help effectively communicate with staff and faculty, facilitate a comfortable start of the semester and become a better self-advocate.


Presented by: Rachel Alexious, Counselor, Office of AccessABILITY.


Getting Good Grades & Time Management

Wednesday September 17th, 2014

1:00-3:00 pm

Access and Technology Center (TH 205)


Join us as we kick off the fall semester with our Lunch 'n Learn, College Success Series. Get off to a strong start and keep up with your assignments to guarantee high grades.  Learn the "Ten Steps," an easy-to-implement approach to raising your grades, maintaining them, and achieving your goals.


Presented by: Karen Perlman, Academic Coach, Office of AccessABILITY


College Academics and Future Employment/Learning the Occupational Network

Wednesday, September 24, 2014  


Access and Technology Center (TH 205)


During this workshop your will learn about course choices and how your academic performance can potentially have positive or negative impacts on your future employment. You will also learn about the Occupational Network which is an online resource to help guide your career path


Presenter: Jim Poyerd- LEADS Advisor, Office of AccessABILITY.


Transition Orientation at Hunter College

Friday, September 26, 2014

1:00-3:00 pm

Access and Technology Center (TH 205)


This is a workshop targeted to freshman and transfer students.  During this training and tour of program, you will get guidance and support to navigate various topics like:  Admission, Registration, Financial Aid and other academic and non-academic needs.


Presented by: Rachel Alexiou and Jim Poyerd, Counselors, Office of AccessABILITY



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