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Spread the word to end the word

Spread the word to end the word

By Elise Goodvin and Payton Evans

March 30, 2015


Filed under Features

Stupid. Incompetent. Inferior. These words have come to be used interchangeably with the word “retard,” a word now commonly used to describe the mentally disabled. The word dates back to 1426, stemming from the Latin verb “retardare,” meaning to hinder or make slow. "Retard" was not used to...

ReelPeople, ReelOpportunities, ReelAbilities

ReelPeople, ReelOpportunities, ReelAbilities

By Tori Swart

March 9, 2015


Filed under Movies, Uncategorized, Video

Both verbal and nonverbal students with disabilities gather in this student-made short introductory film for the ReelAbilities Film Festival school outreach program. The festival invites people to come together to celebrate the lives, stories and art of people with disabilities. ReelAbilities is...