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Green Health Week 2022!

  Throughout history, urban planners have taken inspiration from nature, from the Hanging Gardens of Babylon to the orange gardens of Seville. People who live in a concrete jungle of...

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Disability and Me – International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Today is International Day of Persons with Disabilities, which this year has the theme ‘Not All Disabilities Are Visible’. As the Students with Disabilities officer, I thought I would share my experiences of being disabled in an ableist world.

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What is disability?

In August 1983, I was almost five years old, and I started school, but unlike my classmates I could not write my own name. I could not write it due to a learning disability called dyspraxia. This meant coordinating the pencil was impossible for me.