While letters, names, and meaning come up a lot in conversation when talking about VSA 
(any VSA in the country!), there are some trends in vocabulary that we have accepted as 
common best practices when discussing topics relating to disability.

Image taken from a blog by wufnikspress@gmail.com

Event Date(s): October 27, 2013 -
16:00 to 19:00

Join VSA Ohio in cheering on the Columbus Crew on October 27th at 4:00PM at Crew Stadium!

Call for Artists!
Design a Logo for a new publication:
Guiding People through Systems (GPS)
Deadline- Friday October 30, 2013

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Call for Art: The 2014 Accessible Expressions Ohio Touring Exhibition and the Young Soloist Music Competition are both officially accepting entries as of NOW! See below for details on how to submit your visual art and musical talents to two of our biggest annual events!

We hope everyone has had a fantastic and art-filled summer! A few calls for art have been posted recently and we think they provide a great opprtounity to move into the Fall season as we work on developing our own call for art for Accessible Expressions Ohio's 2014 tourring exhibition. See below for details on the application processes and deadlines for two great exhibitions featuring local artists...

Illustration by Andrew Neyer taken from 

American Association of People with Disabilities Developing Resume Database for Job Seekers/Hiring Employers

The Youth Transitions Collaborative is developing a resume database and is seeking the resumes of young people and young veterans with disabilities, who are looking for work (full-time or part-time) in the private sector. For more information on this database, see below!

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The ReelAbilities Columbus Disabilities Film Festival seeks a part-time contractor to develop education materials which enhance the festival-going experience for students and lifelong learners. The Consultant will develop Teacher Resource Guides and Program Notes for distribution to audiences, based on direction from VSAO staff and the ReelAbilities Planning Committee. 

Dancing Wheels of Cleveland is currently seeking a new instructor for classes for the upcoming 2013-2014 school year! VSA Ohio has collaborated with Dancing Wheels for workshops and residency projects in the past. See below for more details from their Call for Teachers. 

Our friends at the Athens Photographic Project are currently seeking a Program Coordinator/Photography Instructor for a unique program beginning in August 2013. See below for details on the position and a link to the official call for applicants

Every patient deserves a doctor who is patient, understanding, and respectful of his/her needs and abilities.Volunteers are needed for a new program in which medical students gain valuable information and awareness about disabilities from people who know best, not just medical text books.