Tuesdays with Liz


'Tuesdays with Liz' is a weekly video series highlighting current issues in disability policy.  It is hosted by Liz Weintraub, a long-time disability advocate, and produced by AUCD.  

Watch all previously-aired episodes on our YouTube playlist, embedded below.




Tuesday with Liz: Disability Policy for All - We ALL Belong

This week, Liz interviews Amy Hewitt about AUCD's 2018 Conference. Amy discusses the conference theme, the importance of inclusion, and exciting conference events.



Tuesdays with Liz: Alexander Santana Talks Immigration and Family Separation

This week, Liz asks Alexander Santana to explain some of the work he does around immigration as part of the Vanderbilt Kennedy UCEDD in Tennessee and the Tennessee Disability Pathfinder. He talks what leads someone to leave their home country, the implications of family separation at the border, and multilingual resources available to immigrants and refugees with disabilities.



Tuesdays with Liz: Public Comments 101

This week, Liz provides an overview of what public comments are, and how you can make them.



Tuesdays with Liz - Back to School Special

Join us for this 'Back to School' special as Liz asks disability advocate and incoming Bryn Mawr freshmen, Laura Rodgers, about how she feels about her upcoming first year of college. Laura talks about how her disability factored into her college selection process and provides advice on and an overview of supports for college students with disabilities.



Tuesdays with Liz: Nothing About Us, Without Us

Liz talks about what "Nothing About Us Without Us" means, the importance of inclusion, and how people with disabilities can make sure their voices are heard when policy decisions about them are being made.



Disability Policy News In Brief

AUCD, Disability Policy News In Brief, every MondaySupreme Court; Labor-HHS-Education & Defense spending bills, and more


Playlist: Tuesdays with Liz: Disability Policy for All