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Our Mission

The mission of the UC San Diego Electronic Accessibility Committee is to ensure campus is taking strides towards becoming an electronically accessible campus. This includes bringing general awareness to the campus community about the electronic accessibility requirements through:

  • Periodic training and events geared towards awareness
  • Serving as a resource about electronic accessibility best practices
  • Providing a forum for web designers and developers to ask questions and share information

Why Captions Are Essential

This entry in the Accessibility Awareness video series provides a brief overview of why captions are an essential component of both live and asynchronous media.

Watch a video tutorial outlining the importance of captioning your content

Global Accessibility Awareness Fair 2021

On Thursday May 20, 2021, Jimmy Cong and Jenn Dandle presented on the importance of electronic accessibility. They lead the audience through interactive exercises designed to demonstrate how the user experience could easily breakdown if a piece of software or website does not follow inclusive design practices.

Read more about the GAAD Event