on the job

July 2005
PN;Jul2005, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p25
Trade Publication
This article reports that more than 1,900 college students with disabilities are ready to fill summer jobs or permanent positions in the government and private sector. Last fall, 173 students with disabilities gathered in the U.S. Department of Labor's Great Hall, taking what could be an important step toward their careers. The Office of Disability Employment Policy promotes the use of "customized employment" strategies as a way to help more people with disabilities become successfully employed. INSET: Electronic Newsletter.


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