ADA 31

Americans with Disabilities Act


July 26, 2021 marks 31 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  MASILC marked the anniversary of signing of this landmark Civil Rights legislation with a virtual celebration on July 23.


Hosts: Maya Evohr and Cody Rooney

  • Welcome – Sadie Simone MASILC Coordinator
  • ADA Top 10 Video: Jake Quinn
  • Past Present and Future Interview: Austin Carr and Executive, Director of Mass Office on Disability Mary Mahon McCauley
  • Dance video: Katlyn Flaherty
  • Therapy Animals video: Emily Pacheco
  • CIL Panel Discussion on Anti- Racism: Taciana Ribeiro-Saab and Cecilia Nuñez
  • Visual Art: Erin McWalters
  • Poetry: Gigi Joseph
  • Closing remarks

Music Submission: Leon Legacy featuring Trevor Huntly

Learn More about the Teach Disability History Campaign: Easter Seals Teach Disability History


A recording of the entire zoom-based online celebration:

Thank You!

Thank you to the Massachusetts Centers for Independent Living and Easter Seals for helping to make this program possible.

Information about the ADA

Reflections from an ADA Generation- Rebecca Cokley Tedx

ADA in the Arts Series

ADA in the Arts Series