Jewish Studies and Disability Advocacy

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 3:00 pm to 4:15 pm
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Lisa Newmark discusses how a Bachelor of Arts in Jewish studies led her to work in disability advocacy. An American Sign Language interpreter will be on hand. Reception to follow. Free.
Location: 
Humanities Building, Room 415
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Sponsor: 
Departments of Jewish Studies, Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability
Contact: 
Department of Jewish Studies
Phone: 
415-338-6075
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Newmark is employment programs director for Integrated Community Services, an employment and independent living services provider in San Rafael. She received her bachelor’s degree from University of California, Los Angeles, and her Master of Science in Counseling from San Francisco State, with specializations in rehabilitation and marriage and family. Previously, she facilitated support groups for parents of children with disabilities at Matrix Parent Network and Resource Center.

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