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A student’s perspective on digital accessibility training

July 21, 2022

Lila Davidson has been a student worker for ITS Communications since March 2022. In this first-person piece, she discusses experiencing her first digital accessibility training with the Digital Accessibility Office, a unit housed within ITS. But first, a little more … Continued

Accessibility conference draws more than 300

June 30, 2022

June 16 marked another successful digital accessibility conference co-organized by the Digital Accessibility Office (DAO), a unit of ITS.   The NC Higher Ed Accessibility Collaborative, a group of accessibility advocates from UNC system schools, organized the free conference for a … Continued

Kim Vassiliadis gains new title, outlines priorities

May 13, 2022

Kim Vassiliadis, who has worked for ITS for seven years, has gained a new title: Director, Digital Experience & Communications. Effective as of April, Vassiliadis’ new title reflects the new responsibilities she gained with the ITS reorganization in July 2021 … Continued

Digital Accessibility Office debuts self-paced training

March 23, 2022

The Digital Accessibility Office (DAO) now has an online self-paced version of its popular Digital Accessibility Awareness training. The goal of this introductory training is to teach the campus community about digital accessibility and how campus members can apply it … Continued

Digital Accessibility Office co-organizes June virtual conference

April 29, 2021

The Digital Accessibility Office at UNC-Chapel Hill has organized the inaugural Getting Started with Digital Accessibility Conference in June with Wake Forest University and Davidson-Davie Community College. The NC Higher Ed Digital Accessibility Collaborative‘s June 10 virtual conference will focus … Continued

Digital Accessibility Office supports remote operations

May 21, 2020

UNC-Chapel Hill has been relying heavily upon the Digital Accessibility Office to support campus community members as they teach, learn and work primarily online amid the pandemic. Early on, the Digital Accessibility Office (DAO) team members quickly retooled their operations to … Continued

Digital access efforts advance

February 3, 2020

As part of its commitment to provide a welcoming and inclusive environment, UNC-Chapel Hill is devoted to making its digital resources and services accessible to all users. A fundamental step toward creating an inclusive digital experience, obviously, is having a … Continued