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Main Office

Department of Rehabilitation Psychology & Special Education
School of Education
Education Building
1000 Bascom Mall, Rm. 431B
MadisonWI  53706

Tel: 608/263.5860
Fax: 608/262.8108

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We are pleased to bring you the 2014 online edition of "The disAbility Advocate," an annual news magazine for alumni and friends of UW-Madison's Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education.

2014 edition content

2014 DisAbility Advocate coverLetter from the Chair: Kimber Wilkerson

Feature story: UW-Madison partnering with UW-Stout to conduct evaluation of $32.5 million PROMISE Grant.

Student news: New online courses offering RPSE students more flexibility, accessibility.

Global partnerships: Visiting cohort from Taiwan exchanges ideas, bolsters relationship with UW-Madison.

RPSE notes: Check out department highlights from the past year.

New faculty: Learn more about the exciting work being done by Susan Smedema and Tim Tansey.

Student profile: Reed combining life events, RPSE graduate work to assist others with disabilities.

Alumna profile: Kimberly Feist is successfully pairing entrepreneurship and vocational counseling

Alumni updates: Read about all the exhilarating endeavors RPSE alums are up to.

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