CAR Announcements and Newsletters
On this page, you will find all of our announcements, as well as previous faculty newsletters.
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Each term the CAR newsletter is sent to faculty and each department. In these regular communications, CAR responds to faculty concerns and frequently asked questions. CAR also provides in-depth information on working with CAR students and disabilities. Below are previous CAR faculty newsletters.
- PDF: Spring 2018 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Winter 2018 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Fall 2017 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Spring 2017 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Winter 2017 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Fall 2016 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Spring 2016 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Winter 2016 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Fall 2015 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Spring 2015 Faculty Newsletter
- PDF: Winter 2015 Faculty Newsletter
CAR regularly offers workshops for students to assist them in various areas of their accommodations. Below are our upcoming workshops.
Spring Term Accessible Technology Drop-In Hours
CAR students are welcome in our Technology Center Mon-Fri from 10:00 to 2:00! Staff are on hand to help you with any questions you have about your accessible technology, no appointment necessary. Computers and desks are also available if you need a quiet space to work with your technology or do homework.
Coffee With CAR
The Center for Accessible Resources (CAR) is excited to announce a new round of Coffee with CAR information sessions.
These sessions are now being offered monthly to allow for additional topics and opportunities for faculty to provide input on accessibility here at LCC. We look forward to having you join us!
Coffee with CAR is held on the Last Thursday of each month, in the CAR Technology Center (Building 19, room 263B) from 2:00-3:00pm.
Jan 25: Compliance 101
Feb 22: Testing with Accommodations
Mar 29: Accommodations in the Classroom
Apr 26: Accessible Technology
May 31: Alternate Format
Jun 28: Campus and Community Resources
Jul 26: People in the Classroom:
Interpreters, Service Providers and Aids
Aug 30: Supporting Students with
Disabilities Transitioning From K-12
Sep 27: Strategies for Working With
Students With Specific Disabilities
Oct 25: Universal Design
Nov 29: Partnering With CAR
Dec 20: A Year in Review
Invisible Disabilities Support Group will return in the Fall
Invisible Disabilities are any disabilities that are not immediately visible to the eye, such as ADHD, Asperger Syndrome, learning disabilities, seizure disorders, narcolepsy, and many others.
Are invisible disabilities impacting your life? Join CAR's counselor every Thursday for a support group.
Drop in or contact Michele Barber at (541) 463-5253 or at BarberM@lanecc.edu
Building 1, room 212
Accessible Technology Drop-In Help
Having problems using accessible technology? CAR holds drop-in hours daily for faculty and CAR students! Stop by during these times with any questions you have about Accessible Technology! Learn how to use SmartPens and Digital Recorders to take notes and record lectures.
Mon-Fri 10:00 to 2:00
Building 19, room 263B
Lane Community College students with disabilities can meet individually with a counselor by making an appointment. CAR’s counseling service assists you in developing skills, increasing academic success, and living a happy, balanced life.
Students come for counseling to address:
- Testing anxiety
- Adjusting from high school to college
- Self-advocacy strategies
- And much more!
Make an appointment with our office today! Call: (541) 463-5150
or Email: AccessibleResources@lanecc.edu
This PDF contains all of our past events and trainings for faculty. Learn about how to suggest CAR to students, opportunities for people with disabilities, new accommodations, and more!