October 2014 - Adaptech's iPad mini winner from Cégep André-Laurendeau
Lucas Manginelli, from Cégep André-Laurendeau, was the lucky winner of one of two iPads mini in Adaptech’s latest research.
October 2014 - Catherine Fichten at the Fédération des cégeps
On October 23, 2014, Catherine Fichten was a panel member on the topic of international collaborations in research at the Fédération des cégeps convention in Montreal.
October 2014 - Adaptech's iPad mini winner from Dawson College
Alice Havel presents an iPad mini to Brent Devine’s student Sylvia Mondestin on behalf of the Adaptech Research Network. Sylvia was the lucky winner of one of two iPads mini in Adaptech’s latest research.
November 2014 - Adaptech at the Accessing Higher Ground Conference
Adaptech is to present at the Accessing Higher Ground Conference in November. Catherine Fichten and Jennison Asuncion will talk about the future of information and computer technologies for students with disabilities.
October 2014 - Jill Budd is awarded the Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship
Jill Budd has been awarded the Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC).
October 2014 - Jill Budd is promoted to Project Manager – Free or Inexpensive Technology Database
One of Jill's big interests at Adaptech has to do with our technology database project. She has taken on this library, and really made it her own. This is why she is promoted to Project Manager – Free or Inexpensive Technology Database, to reflect...
October 2014 - Alexandre Chauvin gets two scholarships
Our research assistant, Alexandre Chauvin, has been awarded a Concordia Graduate Scholarship in Natural Sciences and Engineering Research and a Centre for Research on Brain, Language and Music (CRBLM) Fellowship.
June 2014 - Laura King is a member of the CSLP executive board
Laura King has been appointed to the Centre for the Study of Learning and Performance (CSLP) executive board as a Cegep representative.
June 2014 - Adaptech presents at SALTISE
On June 12, Laura King, Catherine Fichten and Jill Budd talked about "Inclusive Research on Inclusive E-Learning: Implications and Applications" at the SALTISE conference at Dawson College.
June 2014 - Jill Budd at the JGH Student Research Day
On June 11, Jill Budd talked about "Predicting Academic Performance Among Postsecondary Students with Learning Disabilities" at the Jewish General Hospital Department of Psychiatry Student Research Day.
May 2014 - Jill Budd presents an EASI webinar
On May 8th, our research assistant Jill Budd presented an EASI webinar on our Free and Inexpensive Adaptive Technology Database.
Watch the presentation on the EASI website here.
April 2014 - Jill Budd accepted into PhD
Our research assistant, Jill Budd, was accepted into the PhD program in Applied/Child Psychology at McGill University. She will begin her studies in the Fall 2014.
March 2014 - Jennison Asuncion appointed to the CSUN Conference Advisory Council
Jennison Asuncion has been appointed to the Advisory Council of the International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference, Center on Disabilities, California State University, Northridge (CSUN).
March 2014 - Natalie Martiniello speaks at the UDL Symposium
Natalie Martiniello was a panelist at CRISPESH's Universal Design of Learning Symposium on March 4 at Dawson College.
February 2014 - Jennison Asuncion talks at the OLA
Jennison Asuncion, co-director of Adaptech, was one of the spotlight speakers at the Ontario Library Association (OLA) Super Conference. His presentation was on Web accessibility.