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Scholarship opportunities for students with disabilities

July 19, 2016 by | Education

  Figuring out your financial situation for school can be a scary time for everyone, but there are scholarship opportunities and resources out there to help remove some of the financial barriers that come with pursuing post-secondary education. There are also an assortment of scholarships, programs, and online resources dedicated entirely to assisting students with disabilities

Transitioning into adulthood and employment for adults with ASD

May 12, 2016 by | Fresh Friday

With graduation quickly approaching at Chapman University, the excitement and nervousness of transitioning into adulthood can be felt all across campus. The increased independence and ambiguity that come with finding employment, housing and a new routine can be stressful for all parties involved. For young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder, this transition can be particularly

TPI Autism findings make headlines

May 6, 2016 by | Fresh Friday

Thompson Policy Institute recently hosted its first annual DisAbility Summit at Chapman University on May 3rd, 2016. The research presented was primarily about Autism in the Workplace and the rising rates of autism diagnoses in Orange County. It was well received by those who attended the event and various news outlets have since started spreading

Reblog: Chapman’s new Thompson Policy Institute explores data on autism at its first annual DisAbility Summit, May 3

April 25, 2016 by | Uncategorized

Chapman University’s Thompson Policy Institute (TPI) on Disability and Autism will present its findings at the inaugural DisAbility Summit, to be held in Chapman’s new Musco Center for the Arts on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. The DisAbility Summit, which will run from 9 a.m. to noon (9-10 a.m. registration and networking; 10 am-noon conference), is