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Campus responds to changes in disability laws

Construction of an elevator is added to Fain to bring building B into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. Photo by Francisco Martinez

Tasia Floissac

February 27, 2018

As a new multi-million dollar plan is being rolled out to address compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, calls are being made for heightened discussion on disability to foster greater inclusion. “Physical accessibility on campus is one thing, but it only complements the bigger pic...

ADA compliance still an issue on campus with older buildings

The ADA compliant ramps and stairs outside of the Protho-Yeager and Bea Wood buildings.

Daisy Reyes Guzman

December 4, 2017

Living with a disability means there is a certain dependency on ramps, braille, elevators and automatic doors in buildings. But although the Americans with Disabilities Act has now enforced buildings to include these things, students with disabilities are still faced with buildings that are not...

Taking care of business: Ten resources on campus for academic, career, and personal success

Nik Bolig, political science sophomore waits for the bus on April 28, 2015. He said the Saturday route would be more successful if they ran the normal route and times along with MESA route. Photo by Morgan Haire.

Brianna Sheen

August 17, 2015

1. The Wellness Center and RecSports Where: On Midwestern Parkway across from Sundance Court Apartments HOURS: Monday to Friday, 5:30 a.m. to midnight, and Saturday to Sunday from noon to 10 p.m. SERVICES: Pool, fitness classes, gym equipment and running track, basketball and volleyball courts, s...

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