Disability OutReach Inclusion Community (DORIC): Expanding Opportunities and Creating Community

Sunday, November 10, 2019, 2:00pm-3:30pm EST

Hosted by the Disability OutReach Inclusion Community (DORIC) 

Did you know that people with disabilities have unique abilities which can actually be a competitive advantage in the classroom, laboratory, and workplace? Yes, being “different” can be awesome! Meet fellow students and professional with a history of a disability and allies at an event which will remind you that you belong here! The Disabilities OutReach and Inclusion Community (DORIC) is part of AIChE’s ever-expanding efforts promoting diversity and inclusion. We are here for you.
Hear experiences and insights from: Chris Pope, the founder of DORIC; Missy Postlewaite, a chemistry senior and member of the American Chemical Society’s Chemists With Disabilities (CWD) Committee; and Ted Conway, a current Chem.E. professor and department chair. PLUS... an hour-long “Career Prep Workshop for Students with Disabilities” by Doug Stage, head of Kimberly-Clark’s Capabilities First recruitment program. As you reach for your dreams, remember that we at AIChE are
here with you.

After the session, light refreshments will be served.


See photos on Flickr.