Posts Tagged ‘disabilities’

Warren Center Gala to Feature Musicians, Artists

Posted by Lance Murray

Well-known musicians and artists will help boost the Warren Center when it debuts a new event next year — the Art of Music Gala.

The event will be Feb. 24, 2017 at the South Side Ballroom in Dallas.

The gala …

3 Things We’re Reading: Disabilities Group Honors Restaurateur Landis

Posted by Lance Murray

LANDIS HONORED FOR DISABILITIES WORK; A DRUG-SNIFFING CAR; DRONES DELIVER TRANSPLANT ORGANS


Every day, Dallas Innovates staffers scan websites looking for the most interesting, important, and unusual stories about innovation and creativity. Here are three we thought you’d like:

Restaurateur

UTA Leading Effort to Develop Disabilities History Portal

Posted by Lance Murray

THE PORTAL WILL EASE ACCESS TO IMAGES, DATA SETS, VIDEOS AND MORE


The University of Texas at Arlington long has been a state leader in disability issues, and in July, the UTA Libraries will host a consortium to develop an …

DylanListed Seeks to Help the Disabled Find Jobs

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

This should alarm you: People with disabilities make up 19 percent of the U.S. population, but they struggle with unemployment rates that are nearly twice as high as those of people who are not disabled.

And, things aren’t improving. Employment …