Thursday, August 5, 2010

Kyle Casey National Autism Conference attendees enjoy a lunch break outside the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel. For conference details, click on the image above.National Autism Conference attendees enjoy a lunch break outside the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel. For conference details, click on the image above.

Staff members and interns from Penn State Outreach are blogging from the National Autism Conference at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel throughout the week. The conference, which averages about 2,500 participants, features experts in autism, educators, autism advocates, people with autism and their families. In this summary of conference sessions, Erin Rowley, a senior majoring in journalism and history, blogs about issues that college students with Asperger’s Syndrome face, and Kyle Casey, a senior majoring in public relations, blogs about support systems at home and school. Both are interns with Penn State Outreach.

By Erin Rowley

»Read More