CPD in the Media
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Sachin Pavithran named CPD policy director
Sachin Pavithran named CPD policy director
Jun. 18, 2018  -  Cache Valley Daily
Utah State University’s Center for Person’s With Disabilities has appointed longtime staff member Sachin Pavithran as its policy director. ”My role would be to make sure there is enough information being shared with decision makers, lawmakers and information based on data and research,”
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Next stop on Emily Arthurs amazing life journey? Aggies Elevated program
Next stop on Emily Arthurs amazing life journey? Aggies Elevated program
Jun. 03, 2018  -  
As she prepares for Tuesdays high school graduation, Emily Arthur is a jumble of emotions. She is headed to college in the fall and looking forward to typical freshman-in-college experiences: dorm living, meeting new friends, going to football games and taking new and challenging classes.
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Orem man succeeds with Down syndrome, prepares to attend USU
Orem man succeeds with Down syndrome, prepares to attend USU
Mar. 19, 2018  -  Daily Herald
Like many college students, Jonny Peay, of Orem, was elated when his acceptance letter to Utah State University landed in his mailbox. “I felt so happy,” Jonny said.
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AT Lab at Utah State University helps family continue to bike together
AT Lab at Utah State University helps family continue to bike together
Feb. 12, 2018  -  Cache Valley Daily
The Assistive Technology Program at USU serves individuals with disabilities of all ages in Utah. They do remarkable things in providing assisted technology devices and services.
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USU group making websites more accessible for those with disabilities
USU group making websites more accessible for those with disabilities
Jan. 30, 2018  -  Cache Valley Daily
With an understanding of how people with disabilities use the web and how frustrated they feel when they can’t access it, Utah State University’s Center for Persons With Disabilities in 1999 set about finding answers.
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USU Center for Persons with Disabilities helps website developers
USU Center for Persons with Disabilities helps website developers
Jan. 22, 2018  -  Herald Journal
Cyndi Rowland, an employee with Utah State University’s Center for Persons with Disabilities, was at a conference in the mid-1990s when she realized that some people had a harder time viewing the internet than she did.
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USU\'s CPD Offers Tools for Site-Wide Web Accessibility Evaluation
USU\'s CPD Offers Tools for Site-Wide Web Accessibility Evaluation
Jan. 17, 2018  -  Utah State Today
WebAIM has long set the standard for web accessibility, and its WAVE tool has made it possible for people everywhere to find out whether a web page is usable for people with disabilities. Now, new options make it possible to use WAVE across an entire website.
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Administrator at CPD receives distinguished service award
Administrator at CPD receives distinguished service award
Dec. 19, 2017  -  Cache Valley Daily
In November Dr. Judith Holt, an administrator at Utah State University’s Center for Persons with Disabilities, traveled to Washington, D.C. to accept the George S. Jesien Award from the Association of University Centers on Disability.
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Give! 10 local charities fight the good fight.
Give! 10 local charities fight the good fight.
Nov. 22, 2017  -  City Weekly
It has been a rough year.... Well, I am here to tell you that we still live in a world where heroes walk among us.
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Volunteer honored with statewide volunteer award
Volunteer honored with statewide volunteer award
Nov. 15, 2017  -  Cache Valley Daily
Every year Utah’s Lieutenant Governor Spencer Cox recognizes three Utahns with the Power of Service award and the 2017 honorees include Linda Keith of North Logan.
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