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Margaret Mangel Lectureship - Mindy Scheier

Posted: Apr. 22, 2019

The 2019 Margaret Mangel Lectureship was held at the University of Missouri on April 18, 2019. This year's lecturer was Mindy Scheier, President and Founder of the Runway of Dreams Foundation. Ms. Scheier presented on "Breaking Down Barriers for People with Disabilities: The Role of Clothing."

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Design for Disability: Adaptive Clothing Innovations Symposium

Posted: Apr. 12, 2019

The Design for Disability: Adaptive Clothing Innovations Symposium took place on Mar. 31, 2019 at the University of Missouri. Panelists from Cotton Inc., NBZ Apparel, and the Great Plains ADA Center discuss designing adaptive apparel for people living with disabilities from a user-centered perspective and addresses innovative materials and design approaches for the burgeoning market. The discussion includes adaptive clothing barriers facing people living with a disability and future opportunities for apparel innovations.

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