Developing Tools That Help Disabled Students Use the Web


Richard E. Ladner, who just won an award for his research and advocacy for computer-science students with disabilities

Disabled students face a host of challenges. Mr. Ladner, a professor of computer science and engineering at the University of Washington, has spent much of his career trying to improve their opportunities for success in the discipline. The Computing Research Association recently gave him its A. Nico Habermann Award for advancing