“I know what you did during lockdown”: How I re-thought accessibility

“I know what you did during lockdown”: How I re-thought accessibility

I’m entering my 11th year at La Trobe University, and I’m halfway through a PhD.  2021 also marks my 11th year of living with an invisible illness. My illness, multiple chemical sensitivities, impedes my access to most buildings, though the implementation of a Learning Access Plan (LAP) devised by the AccessAbility Hub (formerly Equity and ...
Story of a Forest Trek

Story of a Forest Trek

  I have had the good fortune of living with the Orang Asli, Malaysia’s Aborigines, who are renowned as forest Indigenes. They are remarkable storytellers and from them, I learned that telling a good story is an effective way of conveying one’s thoughts or ideas. As humans, we are hardwired to communicate through stories. A ...
DEEP Events: Peace, Conflict and Education On(the)line

DEEP Events: Peace, Conflict and Education On(the)line

DEEP Germany, also known as DEEP Deutschland e.V., kicked off a new project called DEEP Events in  January 2021. The aim of DEEP Events is to create a place to come together to share ideas, skills and  information through platforms like Zoom (for now) and includes workshops, discussions and  interviews with guests from a wide ...

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