Calendar of Events

September 2016
DRC Gear Give Away
The first 50 students to bring their fall schedules will get a free book bag!
September 1-30th
During business hours daily
Bldg 44, A-39
Disability Services Tabling Session @ UDC Annual BBQ
Awareness table to inform students about services.
September 14th — during BBQ
Noon -6pm
Outside
“Getting Down to Business” – Pilot Program
Invitation only event for students interested connecting with local businesses for mentoring opportunities sponsored by the Office of Disability Employment Policy and the U.S. Department of Labor.
Sept. 15th  6pm
Union Kitchen
Travel Trainer WMATA Tabling
Presentation by Ally Dull, CTRS
Distribute information about metro access and reduced fair and becoming a travel trainer…public transportation and support and resources for persons with disabilities.
September 27th-28th Bldg 38, Breezeway near Cafeteria
Workforce Recruitment Program Workshop Series: Tabling
“Introduction to WRP” 
This session is an intro to WRP, a government program that recruits students with disabilities for internship, volunteer and job opportunities. Providing student’s information about what they need to do to register and how to apply.
 September 27th-28th Bldg 38, Breezeway near Cafeteria
 
October 2016
CAMI STUDY ACTIVITY— Details to come.  Refer to website
http://cami.gatech.edu/
October—TBA
Workforce Recruitment Program Workshop Series
“Practice, Prepare and Compete: Resume Skills”
Students will learn work on interviewing skills with staff and student workers.  They will also complete their online applications and resumes during this session.  This is in preparation for interviews in October.
Oct. 3rd 10-11:30
Bldg 44, A-03
Workforce Recruitment Program Workshop Series
“Interview Skills” 
Students will have the opportunity to practice phone interview skills.  Come learn how to get selected for a Schedule A internship or job.
 Oct 12th 10-11:30
Bldg 44, A-03
Workforce Recruitment Program Workshop Series
“Online Application” 
Students will have one final opportunity to submit documents online.  Support will be provided.  This is the final date to submit applications.
Oct. 17th 10-11:30 Bldg 41, E-Lab 510
Invitation Only
Workforce Recruitment Program Workshop Series
“Scheduled Interviews” 
Students will have the opportunity to interview with government agencies in the area to compete for intern and job opportunities for the Fall
Date/Time:
Varies per student
Contact DRC for more information.
DRC Staff Attend Bowling Air Force Base (Workforce Development)
Bowling Air Force Base has several opportunities for student with disabilities.  DRC staff participating in planning meeting.
Oct. 24th
Bowling Air Force Base
Washington DC
All day
Disability Awareness Month—Tabling and Brown Bag Discussions
Awareness table and dialogue to inform students a variety of disabilities and resources in the area.
October 11- Travel Trainer- pass out brochures and applications
Dialogue groups with snacks from12-12:30pm & 2-2:30pm
Oct. TBA
Each Tuesday from 12pm-2pm
UDC Student Center
November 2016
Student Workshops “ADHD/ADD”
Guest speakers will have a panel on issues related to this topic.
 Nov TBA
“Greater Washington Heart Walk”
Join the DRC staff and students for the annual heart walk.
1-3 miles (#DCHeartWalk).
Nov. 5th National Mall
Movie Matinee —“Popcorn Social”
Show movies that have people who have overcome challenges due to their disabilities.  A four movie series.  Movies TBA.
Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24
Every Thursday in November from 12pm-3pm
Bldg 44, A-39
CAMI STUDY ACTIVITY TBA
December 2016
Community Service Project—DRC Clubs and Organizations
DRC Staff, Honor Society members and DRC Club find community service projects to support.
 December 9th-12th
Community Outreach
CAMI STUDY ACTIVITY TBA

Disability Resource Center

Building 44, Rm A-39
phone 202.274.6417 | fax 202.274.5375 | phone 202.274.5579 (tty)
Office Hours Mon - Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm