Creating Inclusive Space to make Jr. NAD welcoming with Malibu Barron. Jr. NAD Advisors Academy logo is on the left. Background is rainbow gradient.

Is your Jr. NAD chapter inclusive and welcoming to all students? In this webinar session, Malibu Barron will share how to create an inclusive space within Jr. NAD chapters. We will send out a survey with specific questions to help identify topics and specific issues for Malibu to discuss during the webinar. Come with an open mind and an open heart!

  • DATE: Wednesday, February 8, 2023 @ 7 pm ET
  • Voice interpretation and captioning will be provided.
  • No CEUs will be offered for this webinar
  • This is a free webinar that requires registration.

Presenters

Malibu Barron (She/Her)

Malibu Barron HeadshotMalibu Barron (she/her) resides in Austin, Texas and is a Deaf Multiracial Ciswoman who is currently a doctoral student under the School Improvement program at Texas State University. She is known to focus on integrating multiple issues (i.e., education, mental health, DEI, community works) to address current needs of our society. Malibu has worked in four Deaf schools, two non-profit agencies, and numerous contracts with a university, organizations, and hosting different spaces for courageous conversations. Most of all, Malibu is a proud mom of Jack, Avanti, and Gemera who is due this March.

Webinar Policies

Access and Accommodations

We value access and strive to make our meetings accessible and welcoming to all participants. The NAD is committed to access and all of the presenters have been provided with guidance on making their presentations accessible. We also provide accommodations to meet individual needs during the webinars. If you have a question about an auxiliary aid or service you requested on your registration, please email [email protected]

All webinars will be in American Sign Language (ASL) unless specified.

Webinar Conduct
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