Wednesday, June 12 9:00 am – 10:15 am MST Session Topic: Recruitment & Hiring Presenter: Susanne Bruyère, PhD, CRC – Professor of Disability Studies and Director, Yang-Tan Institute on Employment & Disability, Cornell University Organizations increasingly recognize the importance of nurturing their human capital and building a strong talent pipeline that assures a continuing supply…Continue Reading ECHO For Employers – June Session
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Disability:IN Uinta County youth initiative NextGen Mentoring is looking for an Assistant. The Assistant’s job will be to help the Program Coordinator fulfill responsibilities, including but not limited to, keeping up to date social media accounts, monthly newsletters, setting up appointments, help coordinate activities and meetings in Bridger Valley. Someone in Bridger Valley is preferable. For an…Continue Reading Employment Opportunity
Help us kick-off Disability Awareness Month with a Proclamation Signing with Mayor Williams! Join Disability:IN Uinta County, Wednesday, March 4, 2019 from 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. in the City of Evanston Council Room at 1200 Main Street. Welcome Remarks & Proclamation Signing by Mayor Williams Photo Opportunity with Uinta County Herald Networking & Refreshments For…Continue Reading Celebrate People of ALL Abilities!
Custodian Holly Cordary hadn’t anticipated being a custodian for longer than her temporary placement through the State Hospital and Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) to gain work experience through the B.O.C.E.S….. 14 years ago. “When she first came here and said ‘Hi’ to us she had her head down, and now she will make eye…Continue Reading 14 Years and Going Strong!
Recently I attended a conference and had the opportunity to enjoy dinner with two strangers. Throughout the dinner, one of the strangers began to ask questions about our families, careers, challenges, and joys in life. We shared our past successes and struggles, learning the depth of each other’s trials, accomplishments, and strength. By the time…Continue Reading The Value Of Your Story
Somewhere I read the story of starfish thrower who would walk along the beach throwing stranded starfish back into the ocean. Someone approached him and said, what you are doing will not make a difference as there are thousands of them stranded on the beach. The man picked up another starfish and threw it back…Continue Reading UCBLN is “Making a Difference”