Student Life http://waer.org en Doors to College Life Opening Up to Disabled Students at O.C.C. http://waer.org/post/doors-college-life-opening-disabled-students-occ <P>From volcanoes in science class to high-energy Zumba workouts, O.C.C. is opening its doors to college life for students with learning disabilities from all over the Onondaga County.</P> <P>The week-long New Visions program is currently underway for handicapped community members who wish to experience college as any other student would. &nbsp;Program Director Amy Mech says this is a chance for disabled students to be educated and build social skills in a much more familiar setting.</P> <P>“It’s a feeling of normalization. Wed, 07 Aug 2013 17:49:48 +0000 John Smith & Christian Bersani 6133 at http://waer.org Doors to College Life Opening Up to Disabled Students at O.C.C.