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The 2021 art Ability Digital Showcase is live


The 2021 artAbility Digital Showcase is LIVE!

The CDHD is proud to feature the 2021 artAbility Digital Showcase! The artAbility Project has wrapped up another year, which means it’s time to celebrate the participants and all their hard work. [...]

2021 Vandal Summer Academy is on June 14-25, 2021


2021 Vandal Summer Academy

The 2021 Vandal Summer Academy will take place on June 14-25, 2021. This year, the Academy is going virtual with 10 online half-day sessions. Each session will run from 9am to 12pm PST (10am to 1pm MST). [...]

Join the Spring 2021 Interdisciplinary Book Club


Spring 2021 Interdisciplinary Book Club

Trainees at the Center on Disabilities and Human Development are again offering an Interdisciplinary Book Club open to all University of Idaho students. The Book Club will meet twice in the spring semester to discuss literature, as well as learn about inclusivity and diversity. [...]

Your voice matters! Join the Community Advisory Committee!


Your Voice Matters! Join our Community Advisory Committee!

We need people with disabilities and their family members to be part of our team at the Center on Disabilities and Human Development (CDHD). The CDHD has many projects that support people with disabilities to live, learn, work, and play in their communities. We need your voice [...]

Take the CDHD ASD COVID Survey to help us study stress during the pandemic.


CDHD Survey: Stress, Autism Spectrum Disorder and COVID-19

Researchers at the Center on Disabilities and Human Development (CDHD) are working on a project and are asking for your help. The new project aims to identify stress levels and specific stress-producing factors in parents or caregivers who have children of any age with autism [...]

Announcing the availability of three full length films from Sprout flix to watch for free.


Virtual Sproutflix Films

Sproutflix is offering a free full-screen playlist of 3 popular short films, featuring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. For all of those that are staying inside during this stressful time these unique films will be an enjoyable and meaningful distraction. [...]

Portrait of Melissa Crist.


Melissa Crist aPRy Ambassador

Melissa Crist will serve as a statewide "ambassador" to spearhead use of the DEC Recommended Practices for the care and education of young children with disabilities. She is among 22 newly selected aPRy Ambassadors chosen. [...]

CDHD Insider Newsletter

Cover of the CDHD Insider newsletter from spring 2021.

CDHD Insider: Spring 2021

CDHD publishes a quarterly newsletter, CDHD Insider, that highlights Center accomplishments, conferences and presentations, committee activity, and upcoming events. There is also a segment highlighting an accessible tool or device in the AT Corner column.

The spring 2021 Insider covers a range of events and news for the Center.

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Moscow, Idaho 83843-8331
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