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The Troubles of Rolling Around the Big Apple

The Troubles of Rolling Around the Big Apple

By Diego Maguina Razuri, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

NYC lacks transportation resources and amenities for people with disabilities and senior citizens in wheelchairs.

Tommy Hilfiger Releases Disability-Inclusive Collection

Tommy Hilfiger Releases Disability-Inclusive Collection

By Liv Chai, Staff Writer

October 31, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories

Tommy Hilfiger's newest collection, Tommy Adaptive, provides comfortable and accessible clothing for people with disabilities.

NYU Ability Lab hosts three-month tech challenge

By Dhiriti Tandon, Staff Writer

April 30, 2015


Filed under Features

In partnership with AT&T, NYU Ability launched the NYU Connect Ability challenge where participants are challenged to create or refine existing technologies assist individuals with disabilities.

New York must increase disabled access on subways

New York must increase disabled access on subways

September 16, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Traveling around New York City by subway can be stressful for anyone, even at the best of times. Now just imagine using the subway in a wheelchair. I was at a subway station in Manhattan last week when I saw a depressing sight — a man with an amputated leg, using his hands to prop himself do...

NYU supports lifestyles of students with disabilities

NYU supports lifestyles of students with disabilities

By Nicole Brown

March 6, 2013


Filed under News

Over 900 NYU students are registered at the Henry and Lucy Moses Center for Students with Disabilities. The CSD aims to create a safe, educational and positive environment for students with disabilities. “We work to develop programs that foster the personal and academic growth and independence,” ...