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  • *Note Tuesday date* Colloquium: Sallie Keller, PhD, VBI@VT (Derring 3081)

    Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 15:30

    Note different weekday and location, *Derring 3081*

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  • VT Autism Clinic Outreach Conference

    Friday, April 17, 2015 - 08:30

    The VT Autism Clinic and VT Center for Autism Research are hosting the 2nd annual VTAC Outreach Conference on April 17, 2015 from 8:30am-2:30pm, at the Squires Student Center, Brush Mountain Room A. This years' theme will be "Empowering Parents for Success with their Children with ASD," and will encompass successful strategies from childhood to adulthood. Sign-in begins at 8:30am and the conference ends at 2:30pm. A minimum $5 donation is requested to support the work of the Autism Clinic and the Psychological Services Center. Please see attached for more details.

  • VTCAR Speaker Series

    Friday, April 17, 2015 - 13:00

    As part of the 2015 VTCAR Speaker Series, Dave Hamrick (a meteorologist and self-advocate for autism) will speak on his personal experiences with autism in a talk entitled, "Weathering Autism." His talk will also serve as the keynote address for the VT Autism Clinic Outreach Conference held the same day from 8:30am-2:30pm. Mr. Hamrick's talk will occur in Squires Student Center, Brush Mountain Room A from 1-2pm, with a light lunch immediately preceding at 12:30pm.

  • SAFE Autism Friendly Children's Music Concert

    Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:30

    Special performance is tailored to be an autism friendly event, which means:

    • Lights will be low but not off
    • Softened acoustic/ volume
    • Social cues for audience during performance
    • Doors open 30 minutes prior to show
    • Instrument “petting zoo” for children
    • Autism sensitive/ child friendly content
    • Trained ushers and volunteers
    • Quiet, low sensory space available

    For special requests or accommodations, please contact Dr. Amy Azano: or

  • Colloquium: John Phillips, Biological Sciences (Whittemore 300)

    Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 15:30

    Whittemore 300

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    Prof. John Phillips is a member of the Integrative Organismal Biology group within the Ecology, Evolution and Behavior research area in the department of Biological Sciences at Virginia Tech. He studies sensory ecology and the neural basis of behavior, including: