DISABILITY

 

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Watch Mondays at 7:30 pm, Tuesdays at 3:30 am, 11:30 am & 6 pm, Wednesdays at 2 am, 10 am on Channel 15.

July 2016

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Recorded: 06-20-2016

On this program:
Mark Hughes - ADA Celebration
Margo Imdieke Cross fills Mark in on the exciting events coming up for the ADA celebration on 7/26 at the MN History Center.

Mark Hughes - Legislative Session Wrap-up
Mark welcomes Anne Henry, Susie Schatz, Joan Willshire, and Pam Gonnella to review the issues important to the people with disability community and what happened with their efforts in the recent legislative session.

 

June 2016

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host: Nick Wilkie
Recorded: 05-16-2016

On this program:
Mark Hughes - MNCCD 
Mark welcomes Dr. Sheryl Grassie, Managing Director of MNCCD. She recaps advocacy efforts for people with disabilities in the legislature.

Nick Wilkie - Self Advocacy
Nick hosts a roundtable discussion about the importance of self advocacy with Mary Kay Kennedy, Executive Director of Advocating Change Together, Lynn Krupp, Advocating Change Together Board Member, and Moses Timah, an Olmsted Academy Ally.

May 2016

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host: Jaon Willshire
Recorded: 04-18-2016

On this program:
Mark Hughes - Resiliency 
Motivational Speaker Steve Beseke talks to Mark about how resiliency has helped him overcome his disability.

Joan Willshire - Autonomous Transportation - Capabilities
Disability Advocates Eric Schnell, Tim Schnell, and Kjensmo Walker, introduce Joan to the latest advances in autonomous transportation.

Joan Willshire - Autonomous Transportation - Capabilities
Leili Fatehi, Attorney and PR Consultant, joins Eric Schnell and Joan to explain new legislation that provides people with disabilities better access to this new technology.