Co-coordinated by Illinois Anthropology Graduate student Alana Ackerman

What: Join us in celebrating the launch of the ‘An accessible university means…’ booklet/survey created by the Crip* Internship Group with a screening of the award winning film ‘I Didn’t See You There’ by Reid Davenport! 

Members of the Crip* Internship will introduce the ‘Instances of Ableism’ survey and ‘An accessible university means…’ booklet, created throughout the Spring and Fall of 2023. Limited edition risograph printed copies of the booklet/survey will be available for free for event attendees. 

This event was organized by the Crip* Research Internship. 

When: Wednesday, November 15, 2023, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. CST 

Where: University YMCA at 1001 S Wright St, Champaign, IL 61820 or virtually via Zoom 

How: This is a hybrid event, select your participation preference when you register here.

Access Notes: This event will include ASL interpretation and CART captions. Attendees are welcome to join in person or via zoom. Wheelchair access and comfortable seating will be a part of our event and we will include a short break in the middle. If you have additional access needs or concerns please email

We request everyone wear masks. Masks will be provided, and we also encourage you to bring your own. Mask wearing is a form of community care for disabled folks and many others to create a space accessible to all.