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Caffeine Break - Christy Blew, Accessible PDFs - June 11, 2021

As part of our series on accessible documentation, Mark McCarthy taught the basics of making an accessible Word document and Keith Hays taught about InDesign documents. This week, Christy Blew…

From  ITPF Zoom1 on 06/11/2021 4 plays 0  

4A - ARIA: What's in a Name? - Spring 2021 IT Pro Forum

Presented by: Mark McCarthy, Administrative Information Technology Services (AITS); Keith Hays, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion ARIA, or Accessible Rich Internet…

From  ITPF Zoom1 on 06/3/2021 0 plays 0  

3A - Become a Campus Accessibility Liaison - Spring 2021 IT Pro Forum

Presented by: Leslie Sherman, Administrative Information Technology Services (AITS); Christy Blew, Disability Resources and Educational Services; Mark McCarthy, Administrative Information Technology…

From  ITPF Zoom1 on 06/3/2021 1 plays 0  

2A - Accessibility 101 - Always something for everyone - Spring 2021 IT Pro Forum

Presented by: Christy Blew, University of IllinoisWhether you are an expert in IT Accessibility or never explored the topic, the Accessibility 101 course has been designed to adapt to all levels of…

From  ITPF Zoom1 on 06/3/2021 0 plays 0  

1A - Inclusive Online Meetings Revisited - Spring 2021 IT Pro Forum

Presented by: Leslie Sherman, Administrative Information Technology Services (AITS); Mark McCarthy, Administrative Information Technology Services (AITS)Reinvent your online meetings to be more…

From  ITPF Zoom1 on 06/3/2021 2 plays 0  

EXT Comms: Accessibility and Extension

Extension serves all people. In the fall 2021, clear policies will guide the accessibility efforts of University of Illinois Extension. From documents to in-person meetings to digital and social…

From  Judy Bingman on 05/23/2021 34 plays 0  

ITAL Monthly Meeting (Disability Awareness and Etiquette - Lindsay Haitz and Mark McCarthy)

Zoom Recording ID: 84986951952 UUID: VShmjvyrRhSoZ6XB/f8AHw== Meeting Time: 2021-05-05T14:54:58Z

From  Keith Hays on 05/5/2021 10 plays

Caffeine Break - Making Documents Accessible with Mark McCarthy - Friday, April 16, 2021

Join Mark McCarthy, Accessibility Engineer with AITS, as we discuss some simple tips and tricks you can do to make your documents more accessible! Come with any questions you have about any…

From  ITPF Zoom1 on 04/16/2021 32 plays 0  

Siebel Center for Design Presents: Accessible AND Inclusive: What Does that Mean at Microsoft?

Siebel Center for Design (SCD) presented "Accessible AND Inclusive: What Does That Mean at Microsoft?", featuring speakers Ben Truelove and Alana Robinson from Microsoft Design, on…

From  Elisabeth Bralts on 04/1/2021 154 plays 0  

Accessibility, Equity, and UDL: Dos, Don’ts, and Time-Saving Practices

Presenter: Lawrence Angrave (CS) Summary: Students may present a wide range of hidden and non-hidden physical, emotional, and learning disabilities. Lawrence will highlight principles of universal…

From  Jamie Nelson on 04/1/2021 4 plays 0  

Whose job is it anyway: Accessibility of websites and their content

PowerPoint Presentation RFP Requirements ExcerptWhose job is it anyway: Accessibility of websites and their contentWeb accessibility requirements can be overwhelming if you haven't…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 01/28/2021 23 plays 0  

Accessibility Tools & Resources for IT Pros (Workshop) - Fall 2020 IT Pro Forum

Allison Payne, IT Partners @ Gies College of Business; Keith Hays, Ofc of Access & Equity; Ann Fredricksen, DRES; Mark McCarthy, AITS(Captions were autogenerated by Mediaspace. Updates from…

From  ITPF Zoom4 on 11/13/2020 7 plays 0  

Meeting Teaching Needs in a Pandemic - Fall 2020 IT Pro Forum

Craig Jackson, Technology Solutions (ISU); Jeff Grabb, College of Business (ISU); Carla Birckelbaw, Technology Solutions (ISU); Chandra Smith, College of Applied Science & Technology(Slide deck…

From  ITPF Zoom3 on 11/12/2020 1 plays 0  

Interacting with Customers with Disabilities - Fall 2020 IT Pro Forum

JJ Pionke, University Library (Captions were autogenerated by Mediaspace. Updates from Otter.ai and human review will be added as time permits.) This presentation will explore how libraries can and…

From  ITPF Zoom2 on 11/12/2020 1 plays 0  

Accessible Chat and Communications Platforms

Keith Wessel, Technology Services; Dena Strong, Tech Services (Slide deck available under "Attachments") (Captions were autogenerated by Mediaspace. Updates from Otter.ai and human review…

From  ITPF Zoom2 on 11/12/2020 5 plays 0  

Google Meet accessibility demo

Like Zoom and Microsoft Teams, Google Meet is one of the more accessible video conferencing tools out there - but that doesn't mean it's without some eccentricities. Keith Wessel…

From  Keith Wessel on 11/11/2020 2 plays 0  

Slack accessibility demo

While Slack is a popular tool among sighted users, for people who depend on screen readers it's a really frustrating experience. Keith Wessel demonstrates his experience with Slack for the…

From  Dena Strong on 11/6/2020 6 plays 0  

Zoom accessibility demo

A demonstration of Zoom accessibility features by Keith Wessel. Zoom and Teams are two of the most accessible teleconferencing interfaces, but each of them has its own accessibility quirks.…

From  Dena Strong on 10/28/2020 22 plays 0  

Microsoft Teams accessibility demo

A demonstration of some of the accessibility features of Microsoft Teams by Keith Wessel. Zoom and Teams are two of the most accessible teleconferencing interfaces, but each of them has its own…

From  Dena Strong on 10/28/2020 13 plays 0  

2020 Educause - Sweet 16: Web Accessibility and Atheletic Conferences

Web accessibility is an important, yet often misunderstood problem and this poster session will shed some light on the types of web accessibility problems faced by universities by analyzing over…

From  Jon Gunderson on 10/2/2020 36 plays 0  

Lessons Learned: Testing Rokwire on the Mobile Platform

Tim Offenstein has spent the past several months working with the Rokwire team to develop two mobile apps: the Illinois app and the Safer Illinois app. He will talk about the lessons learned from…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 09/24/2020 9 plays 0  

3B - W3C ARIA Authoring Practices 1.2 for Developers and Evaluators - Jon Gunderson and Mark McCarthy, Spring 2020 IT Pro Forum

The W3C ARIA Authoring practices are designed to help people understand how to create interactive accessible content for the web using the HTML5 and Accessible Rich Internet Application (ARIA) 1.2…

From  Dena Strong on 06/10/2020 2 plays 0  

2B - What does a Digitally Accessible Culture Look Like? Tim Offenstein - Spring 2020 IT Pro Forum

Presenter: Tim Offenstein, Technology Services Does digital accessibility really matter? What would our University culture look like if we fully embraced the idea of being accessible? What would…

From  Dena Strong on 06/10/2020 21 plays 0  

NVDA for Windows: Landmarks and Headings Navigation

NVDA User experience of using Landmarks and Headings.

From  Yohta Shimizu on 03/27/2020 10 plays 0