Disability Visibility Day, Speaker at 4 p.m., Thursday, April 3, Chapin Lawn


A day-long exhibit on Chapin Lawn of 400 chairs representing students with disabilities at Smith with facts, images, and stories about disability issues. Students, staff, faculty, and allies are invited to take a seat at 4 p.m. to make disability visible. At that time, Jen Matos, Ed.D., a Smith alum with a disability and a social justice educator, will speak on the intersection of disability and other social justice issues like race, class, and gender. At 7:30 p.m. in Carroll Room, Campus Center, students will present poems, works of prose or songs to help others understand their experiences. For more information, visit http://www.smith.edu/ods/events.php