Video celebrates 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Penn State's University Access Committee has commissioned a video highlighting Penn State's commitment to people with disabilities, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Penn State joins the rest of the nation in celebrating the act, a monumental piece of civil rights legislation that prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities in employment, state and local services, public accommodations, commercial facilities and transportation.

The video highlights Penn State's ongoing commitment to equal access for students, faculty and staff, and the many individuals with disabilities who visit our campuses.

The Americans with Disabilities Act: 25 years

Penn State's University Access Committee has commissioned a video highlighting Penn State's commitment to people with disabilities, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Penn State joins the rest of the nation in celebrating the act, a monumental piece of civil rights legislation that prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities in employment, state and local services, public accommodations, commercial facilities and transportation.

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For additional information, contact Penn State's Office for Disability Services at 814-863-1807, visit the office at 116 Boucke Building on the University Park campus, or visit: http://equity.psu.edu/ods.

Last Updated July 27, 2015