5 W Wednesdays: Autism Speaks Back


What: An informal panel discussion that will explore autistic culture and cutting-edge scholarship. Panelists will respond to big questions about:

  • What neurodiversity means,
  • What autistic people want for themselves,
  • New research on autism
  • How popular assumptions about autism may be wrong

When: Thursday, March 21st from 1- 4 PM

Where: In the Henderson Room, Michigan League, 911 N. University (map) or participate via Twitter: #uminds

Who: Panelists for this discussion are:

Why: This event is a wonderful chance to ask questions to some of the leading researchers in neurodiversity research as well as an opportunity to learn more about autism and disability studies.

*Accessibility features include real-time captioning, a quiet retreat room, interaction badges, and a snack break.

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