Villa Maria College and the Interior Design program is proud to host the 2014 Universal Design Symposium, an all day symposium teaching the positive effects of Universal Design on life quality and home design, on Wednesday, October 22.
The keynote address will be delivered by award-winning author Cynthia Leibrock, and will include other presentations from Dr. Alex Bitterman, Korydon Smith, and Beth Tauke.
Leibrock is an award-winning author, international lecturer, and designer with more than 35 years’ experience. Her mission is to improve the lives of older and disabled people through design. She is the principal/founder of Easy Access to Health, LLC, Livermore, CO, which offers consulting services in health care design, planning for independent living, product analysis, and judiciary witness services.
The symposium aims to educate attendees in universal design, inform them of functional and attractive design solutions, educate them on how to source economical solutions, and be exposed to other critical skills as well.
A private, co-educational, Catholic college, Villa Maria provides the premiere student-centered experience in Western New York. Students learn and grow with a culturally diverse population and a culture that lives its values of truth, charity, and unity.
For more information call 716.896.0700 or visit www.villa.edu.