Facing the Future 27

Register for the Facing the Future 27 conference! “A conference for professionals highlighting best practices in supporting people with disabilities in career planning, supported and customized employment, and transition from school to work.” March 22, 2019 Hyatt Regency New Brunswick By: RWJMS, The BOGGS Center, NJAPSE  

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Research Assistant Job Opportunity at ASD LifeSPAN Lab

Rutgers University is seeking a self-motivated, energetic and highly organized individual to provide administrative lab support and assist in day-to-day study activities of Dr. Vanessa Bal’s ASD LifeSPAN Lab. Primary responsibilities of this position include: Preparation of IRB applications, renewals and amendments. Recruitment, screening, scheduling, and maintaining ongoing contact with participants for research projects. Using…

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$3,000 Scholarships for students with autism.

The Organization For Autism Research (OAR) is offering $3,000 scholarships to students across the autism spectrum who will be pursuing post-secondary education during the Fall 2019-Spring 2020 academic year: “The Schwallie Family Scholarship and the Lisa Higgins Hussman Scholarship Program”. The application period for the 2019 Scholarship Program is open until May 6th, at 1:59 pm…

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Scientists in Politics Workshop

Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop Scientists in Politics The workshop will include a panel discussion and plenary followed by an interactive exercise focused on pathways to political engagement. Confirmed Speakers: Christopher Molloy, PhD, RPh is the interim chancellor of Rutgers University-New Brunswick. He previously served as the senior vice president for research and economic development at…

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INSAR 2019 – Abstract Deadline EXTENDED

The INSAR Board made a significant commitment to enhance the representation of neurosciences and related biomedical disciplines at the Annual INSAR meeting since in recent years these have been under-represented. The aim is that the biological and social sciences will be equally represented and scientific excellence would continue to be the main criterion for selection.…

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First player with autism to get D1 basketball scholarship

Check out this amazing story of Kalin Bennett, the first player with autism to get a D1 basketball scholarship at Kent State. Kalin states, “I want to make an impact not just on the court, but with kids that are struggling with the same things I am,’’ Bennett said. “I want to use this platform to…

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Grateful Bites, an opportunity for differently-abled young adults

NJACE visited this Bakey-Cafe-Restaurant at 42 State Route 12 Flemington, which offers opportunity of training and employment for differently-abled young adults. To get more information you can check their website here, as well as their program Ability2work.  

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Tour of The Arc Mercer Services and Programs

Arc Mercer Invites Everyone to Tour The Arc Mercer Services and Programs on December 6th, from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM, at 180 Ewingville Rd, Ewing NJ 08638. They have plenty of opportunities in their Day Habilitation, Special Needs Day Program, OTC/SE, along with Extended Employment Opportunities. To get all the detalis click in the link below:…

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