Syracuse Univ. Institute on Communication and Inclusion announces 2011 Summer Institute

The Institute on Communication and Inclusion at Syracuse University will hold its 2011 Summer Institute Wednesday, July 20 to Friday, July 22, at the MIT Media Lab on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass.

The 2011 Summer Institute theme is “Finding a Voice, Finding a Place, Finding a Purpose.” The event will focus on research, practice and advocacy for individuals who type to communicate and feature keynotes and presentations from individuals who type to communicate and leaders in the field of communication and inclusion from the U.S. and around the world.

Core topics during the event will focus on:

Developing greater independence in communication

School and community inclusion

Finding a voice

Navigating higher education

Sustaining support for communication

The role of art and music in the conceptualization of voice

 

View the Institute’s save the date flyer here. Additional information will be available in the coming weeks on the web at http://ici.syr.edu.