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Getting Started with Digital Accessibility Conference
Jun 8, 2021

The NC Higher Ed Digital Accessibility Collaborative is hosting their inaugural Getting Started with Digital Accessibility Conference online via Zoom ...

Use punctuation in alt text
May 11, 2021

Most of us already know we need to provide alternative text to make images accessible online, but there are many nuances to alt text to make it as use...

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Raising awareness and meeting demand for increased digital accessibility at App State
Feb 22, 2021

Appalachian Today recently published an article detailing the work happening across the Appalachian State campus  to support and p...

October Disability Awareness- What can I do about accessibility?
Oct 26, 2020

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. During the month, the Accessibility Working Group, which focuses on digital accessibility i...

October Disability Awareness- Accessibility Matters
Oct 19, 2020

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. During the month, the Accessibility Working Group which focuses on digital accessibility in...

October Disability Awareness- Accessibility and Accommodation
Oct 13, 2020

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. During the month, the Accessibility Working Group which focuses on digital accessibility in...

October Disability Awareness- What is a disability?
Oct 5, 2020

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. During the month, the Accessibility Working Group which focuses on digital accessibility in...

Accessibility in the Classroom Online Course
Sep 24, 2020

NC State University is offering a free 6 week self-paced online course available to all higher education faculty and staff within North Carolina. The ...

2020 Web Accessibility Challenge Champions
Aug 4, 2020

We are excited to announce the 2020 Web Accessibility Challenge Champion Awards. Each person is dedicated to creating an inclusive and accessible digi...

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2020 Website Accessibility Challenge
Jun 18, 2020

The Accessibility Working Group is sponsoring Appalachian’s participation in NC State’s annual Website Accessibility Challenge, along with UNC Ash...