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Resumen Semanal de las Noticias sobre la Discapacidad: Lunes, 12 de Enero – Viernes, 16 de Enero

Interés Humano: Los problemas del corazón, sordera influyeron la música de Beethoven, dice el estudio (The Hearing Review) De acuerdo con los investigadores de la Universidad de Michigan y la Universidad de Washington, las composiciones musicales de Ludwig van Beethoven … Continue reading

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Disability News Weekly Roundup – Monday, January 12 – Friday, January 16

Human Interest: Heart problems, deafness influenced Beethoven’s music, study says (The Hearing Review) According to researchers from the University of Michigan and the University of Washington, Ludwig van Beethoven’s musical compositions might have been affected by both his deafness and … Continue reading

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Resumen Semanal de las Noticias sobre la Discapacidad: Lunes, 17 de Noviembre – Viernes, 21 de Noviembre

Abogacía: El Papa ve a desestigmatizar el autismo (Disability Scoop) Este sabado, el Papa se reunirá con personas con autismo y sus familias durante una conferencia internacional sobre el trastorno de desarrollo. El encuentro, que contará con rezos y cantos, … Continue reading

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NLS Music Section Celebrates 50 Years!

Last night, we had the opportunity to enjoy a wonderful concert at the Library of Congress, celebrating 50 years of service for the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) music section! We joined NIDRR SBIR grantee … Continue reading

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Disability News Weekly Roundup – Monday, June 23 – Friday, June 27

Human Interest: Worshippers with disabilities search for acceptance (Disability Scoop) Fifty million Americans have some form of disability, yet those numbers are not reflected in the church pews, as accommodations for people with physical and mental disabilities in houses of … Continue reading

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Disability News Weekly Roundup — Monday, Feb 17 – Friday, Feb 21

Education: Start-up opens digital door for students with autism (The Philadelphia Inquirer) With financial support from the University of Pennsylvania, among other sources, Autism Expressed teaches digital skills to students with autism in Philadelphia. Founded by a teacher who saw … Continue reading

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