Disability Rights http://wunc.org en First Deaf-Blind Student At Harvard Law Pursues Dreams http://wunc.org/post/first-deaf-blind-student-harvard-law-pursues-dreams-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">At the age of 15,&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.habengirma.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Haben Girma</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;had danced, skied, kayaked and traveled to Mali. And although that’s a lot for any young person to experience, Haben was doing so while deaf and blind.</span></p><p> Wed, 01 Jan 2014 18:10:00 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 27686 at http://wunc.org First Deaf-Blind Student At Harvard Law Pursues Dreams First Deaf-Blind Student At Harvard Law Pursues Dreams http://wunc.org/post/first-deaf-blind-student-harvard-law-pursues-dreams <div style="margin: 0px"><font face="Arial,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt">At the age of 15, <a href="http://www.habengirma.com/">Haben Girma</a> had danced, skied, kayaked and traveled to Mali. And although that’s a lot for any young person to experience, Haben was doing so while deaf and blind. </span></font><p><font face="Arial,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></font></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 15:39:32 +0000 Frank Stasio & Nicole Campbell 25104 at http://wunc.org First Deaf-Blind Student At Harvard Law Pursues Dreams Lawsuit Over Cuts for People with Disabilities http://wunc.org/post/lawsuit-over-cuts-people-disabilities <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);">Starting today, people with disabilities who have been getting supported to live at home will start losing their services. Wed, 01 Jun 2011 10:00:00 +0000 Rose Hoban 8730 at http://wunc.org