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Syracuse University's Disability Cultural Center (DCC) coordinates campuswide social, educational, and cultural activities on disability issues for students, faculty, staff, and community members with and without disabilities.

Word cloud of the values of the Syracuse University Disability Cultural Center.

Disability Awareness and Appreciation Month

Throughout October, the Disability Cultural Center (DCC) and many campus partners and student organizations will host the events focusing on disability and its many intersections.


Book and Media Displays on Disability Awareness and Appreciation Month

SU libraries is being a part of the university's many efforts and events around the topic of disability and its many intersections. Vistors to Bird Library will find a book display of some of our best titles on the topic of disabilties.

DCC Word Cloud: Disability, Pride, Inclusion, Culture, Resources, Community, Catalyst, Center, Diversity, Identity, Dialogue, Creativity, Attitude

Inclusive Event Guide

It is important for individuals and groups planning events to consider how they can make their events accessible and engaging to a broad audience. The Inclusive Event Guide provides helpful tips to creating events that are universally designed—accessible to everyone!

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Check out the Language Guide

This Inclusive Language Event Planning Guide provides you with some information on the different types of language that are used frequently when communicating about disability.

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Elizabeth Sierra G’06 Named Disability Cultural Center Director

The Division of Enrollment and the Student Experience has announced Elizabeth R. Sierra G’06 as the new director of the Disability Cultural Center.