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CiTR’s Third Annual Access Day! Tune in May 18 from 12-6pm

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Join us on Thursday May 18th for CiTR’s third annual Access Day!

From 12pm-6pm listen on the air at 101.9FM or online at www.citr.ca for 6 hours of programming featuring content that is about accessibility, self- advocacy, social accessibility, adaptive programming and more!

Check out this year’s programming schedule!

12pm: Live performance by Salt of the Earth Music, ft. Kristina Shelden (vocals, ukulele, guitar) and Digger Dan (vocals, guitars). Both are songwriters as well and have an expanding list of covers. Proudly supported by Vancouver Adapted Music Society (VAMS) (vams.org). The live performance will be followed by an interview with the band!
 
1pm: “Breaking the Barrier: Highlighting different abilities in the employment world” radio documentary by Deepi Leihl and Estephania Solis.
 
2pm: Live performance by the Mark Ash band “That’s What She Said” from the Vancouver Adapted Music Society (VAMS). The live performance will be followed by an interview with the band!
 
3pm: ‘(Dis)ability Justice’ a recording of a panel discussion created through collaboration by CiTR’s Accessibility Collective All Access Pass and The F-Word Conference 2017 at UBC. This panel features speakers Lynx Sainte-Marie and representatives from Barrier-Free BC, Rob and Reed: challenging notions of disability and policy for the greater public.
 
4pm: TBA
 
5-5:30pm: An interview with Adam Grant Warren about his upcoming play Last Train in at the 2017 rEvolver Festival
 
5:30pm – 6pm: An interview with Grant Hardy, a Broadcast Presenter for AMI-TV Vancouver. For more info about AMI, check out their website here: Accessible Media Inc. 
 
6pm: Closing remarks from CiTR’s Accessibility Committee!
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CiTR works to foster and sustain a safe and inclusive environment for our members, volunteers, guests and supporters. We reflect the UBC campus, the city, and the multicultural/multiracial nature of both, and honour an inclusive, healthy and dynamic society in which each person, regardless of background, experience or circumstance, is able to participate and benefit in varying capacities.
 
CiTR’s Access Day programming focuses on these commitments through the content and voices of our guests, bringing these values, and the associated challenges, to the minds and ears of our listeners, volunteers, and programmers.
 
Thanks to Music Heals Canada for their support!
 
We acknowledge that this event takes place on occupied, traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples – specifically the sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh), and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) nations.

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CiTR works to foster and sustain a safe and inclusive environment for our members, volunteers, guests and supporters. We reflect the UBC campus, the city, and the multicultural/multiracial nature of both, and honour an inclusive, healthy and dynamic society in which each person, regardless of background, experience or circumstance, is able to participate and benefit in varying capacities.

CiTR’s Access Day programming focuses on these commitments through the content and voices of our guests, bringing these values, and the associated challenges, to the minds and ears of our listeners, volunteers, and programmers.

We acknowledge that this event takes place on occupied, traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples – specifically the sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh), and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) nations.