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Presentation at Day Of Dialogue

Andrew Meyers and Craig Ravesloot will present a session at the University of Montana Day of Dialogue diversity symposium.

Title: Time Use Among Americans With and Without Disabilities

Abstract:
How we spend our time says a lot about us. The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics collects the American Time Use survey every other year. This unique survey uses a 24-hour retrospective recall to assess in detail the activities that consume people’s time. We will present time wheel graphs to show time use patterns for people with mobility and self-care impairments compared with people who report no impairments. Dramatic differences based on income, impairment status and availability of transportation highlight the impact of disability on people’s lives. We will work from these differences to develop a dialogue about opportunities and access for everyone.

Date: November 6th, 2013
Time: 10:10AM – 11:00AM in the
Location: University Center room 326-327.

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