Deaf Awareness Week 2017

shouting does not mean I will hear you

So, you may not know it, but it’s Deaf Awareness Week! It’s the time of year when we remind everyone that despite everything everyone does, we are still treated less favourably than hearing people. I have created a load of social media content over the last few days; and also UCLan are sharing some content that was created for them. You can download the social media images that I created directly from this page.

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How Universities are failing their d/Deaf students

How Universities are failing their d/Deaf students

So, for those of you don’t have me on Facebook, then you won’t know the latest debacle at uni… as in the problems that we are having with media that’s shown in lectures and it not being accessible to deaf people.

So, how are universities, right now, all across the country (including the one I attend) failing their d/Deaf students, and yet at the same time proudly state that they are “are fully committed to enabling access to all individuals who seek to benefit from our educational activities”?

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