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2018 disAbility Advocate now available online

June 14, 2018

The 2018 online edition of "The disAbility Advocate," an annual newsletter for alumni and friends of UW-Madison's Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education, is now available

Similarly, a pdf of the print version of "The disAbility Advocate" is available here.

Highlights for the 2018 edition include:


Cover of 2018 disAbility AdvocateCover story: 
After growing up in a refugee camp in Hong Kong, Fong Chan overcame long odds to become one of rehabilitation counseling's leading scholars

RPSE news and notes: Check out highlights from across the department during the 2017-18 academic year

Student news: Joe Jacobson is pursuing a master's degree in rehabilitation counseling while serving as U.S. administrative law judge

Grand Challenges: New initiative is sparking partnerships and igniting innovation across the School of Education and beyond

Alumni spotlights: Take a peak at some of the amazing work being done by our RPSE alumni Deborah Derman, Hyejung Kim and Radeen Yang

Alumni updates: Read up on all the exhilarating endeavors alums from the Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education are up to

2017-18 scholarship winners


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