Assistant professors secure grant for disability inclusion practices

Shawn Davis, Deborah Hutchins, Betsy Kemeny and Becky Thomas, Slippery Rock University assistant professors of recreational therapy, have received a $3,000 grant from the President's Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition for the improvement of inclusion practices for children and adults with disabilities through programs offered at the Macoskey Center.

Monies will go toward design changes for improved patron accessibility and to assist student workers at the Center in gaining leadership skills in making programmatic changes to promote accessibility.