Community Connection

Georgia Winter Institute Returns to Columbus to Explore Community Building and Inclusion

 

ATLANTA—The Center for Leadership in Disability (CLD) is pleased to return to Columbus, Georgia for the fourth annual Georgia Winter Institute (GWI) January 26th – 29th at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center. This one of a kind event brings together people from across Georgia and beyond to discover how to use… more »

Atlanta’s Full Radius Dance Introduce Disability and Art to “Experience of Disability in America” Students

Photo courtesy of Scott Nilsson Photography

 

“Disability is not a brave struggle or ‘courage in the face of adversity.’ Disability is an art. It’s an ingenious way to live.” – Neil Marcus

Earlier this semester, representatives from Full Radius Dance of Atlanta spoke to a class of about 90 Georgia State University undergraduate students… more »

MPH Alumna & Instructor Attends White House Briefing

Jessica Howell, Master of Public Health alumna and part-time instructor with the Center for Healthy Development, recently attended a White House Community Leaders Briefing as a board member of The Arc of Georgia, a non-profit organization committed to serving those with developmental disabilities. The Arc is a chapter of The Arc of the United States,… more »

MPH Alumna & Instructor Attends White House Briefing

Jessica Howell, Master of Public Health alumna and part-time instructor with the Center for Healthy Development, recently attended a White House Community Leaders Briefing as a board member of The Arc of Georgia, a non-profit organization committed to serving those with developmental disabilities. The Arc is a chapter of The Arc of the United States,… more »