ADA Symposium Spring 2009

Spring Symposium "ADA Amendments Act...and Beyond"

Changes to the American Disability Act (ADA), effective Jan. 1, 2009, offer greater protection for persons with disabilities and significantly broaden the scope of what constitutes a disability. This seminar was designed to help Creighton students, faculty and staff understand their rights.

The event was held on Wednesday, March 18, 2009 in the V.J. & Angela Skutt Student Center Mutual of Omaha Ballroom, on the Creighton campus.

ADA Committee Symposium Spring 2009


Amy Bones
Creighton University
General Counsel
Presentation: ADA Amendments Act of 2008 Video (approx.31 min.)

Wade Pearson
Creighton University
Director of Educational Opportunity Programs
Presentation: Students & The New Regulations Video (approx.11 min.)

Kevin W. Powers, Ph.D.
Creighton University
Academic Success Psychologist, Center for Health and Counseling
Presentation: Student Assessment & The ADA Video (approx.11 min.)

Jeff Branstetter
Creighton University
Executive Director of Human Resources
Presentation: Faculty & Staff Accommodation Video

Panel Discussion Video (approx.28 min.)

View Entire Symposium Video (approx. 1hr.27 min.)