Meet the In-Class Accommodations Team

The In-Class Accommodations Team supports equal educational access for DRC students by coordinating the Notetaking Program, Accessible Furniture Program, Video Captioning Program and Access Program.   

If you have questions for the Accommodations Team, email us at drcclass@ucsc.edu.

Accommodations Assistant Supervisors

The Notetaking Team coordinates our DRC Peer Notetakers and Notetaking Software Accommodations. Please send questions regarding the Notetaking Program to drcnotes@ucsc.edu.

Accommodations Assistant Supervisors

Anna B.

 

Anna B.

Pronouns: She/her 

College affiliation: Stevenson
Major: Cognitive Science, minor in Education
Expected graduation: 2023
Hometown: Long Beach, CA

I work at the DRC to help support my peers and make our community and school a more accessible place for every student. Fun fact: The high school I went to is the high school in Drake and Josh :)

Julie S.

Julie S.

Major: Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology

Hi all, I'm a Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology major here at UC, Santa Cruz. I work at the DRC to ensure that students are receiving an equal opportunity to further their education. Fun Fact: I enjoy research, running, and reading!

 

Accessible Furniture Assistants

The Accessible Furniture Team coordinates placement of accessible furniture in classroom and campus environments. Examples of accessible furniture include stand-alone chairs and wheelchair accessible desks. Please send questions regarding Accessible Furniture to drcfurniture@ucsc.edu.

Accessible Furniture Assistants

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Ashton S.

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Aditya A.

Captioning Assistant Supervisors

The Video Captioning Team processes post-production captioning, also called offline captioning by adding captions to media, such as movies, streaming videos, lecture recordings, videos available on DVDs and other platforms such as YuJa. Please send questions regarding captioning to the Deaf Services Coordination team at drc_deaf@ucsc.edu.

Captioning Assistant Supervisors

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Jacob G.

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Anson N.

Hey all! I work at the DRC because I have always been supported by others. I am here because of the people who have supported me, and I want to pay it forward by helping support our community and students in need. Fun Fact: I have a cat named Julian.

Ajay Kanda

Ajay K.

Pronouns: He/Him/His

College affiliation: John R. Lewis
Major: Technology and Information Management

Hello everyone! I work at the DRC to help support those in need and to foster an inclusive community at our campus. Fun fact: I am a classical pianist!

Access Assistant(s)

The Access Team works under the direction of the student as class/lab assistants and mobility assistants to support students with disabilities related to vision and/or physical mechanics and dexterity requirements.

Access Assistant(s)

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