Accessibility

Accessibility Team

Cynthia Kauder, EIR Accessibility Coordinator and GoWeb Accessibility SIG Leader

Sr. IT Accessibility Policy Analysts:
Kyle Boatsman, Puneet Gaddam,

Meeting Dates

Meetings will be held at 11:45 am on the second Tuesday of every other month and will consist of an update from the Texas A&M IT Accessibility Services team as well as helpful tips and presentations to aid with accessibility initiatives across campus. Scheduled meeting dates for spring and summer are listed below; locations TBD.

  • June 12
  • August 14
  • October 9
  • December 11

Projects and Deliverables

  • Ensure the usage of the enterprise-wide web scanning tool for Key Public Entry Points.
  • Create fact sheets to highlight benefits of utilizing accessibility best practices
  • Share web resources including practical solutions to common Texas A&M issues

Related Campus Initiatives

  • Development of Texas A&M University Accessibility Compliance Plan
  • Determining campuswide captioning solutions
  • Finding efficient solutions for accessible documents, including PDFs
  • Procurement and EIR Accessibility Exception Request automated workflow

Training and Resources

EOD Training

  • Web Accessibility Essentials
  • Web Accessibility Advanced
  • Document Accessibility and Procurement Training

Custom Departmental Training

Departments trained include:

  • IT Support Services Developers
  • College of Engineering Communicators and Remote Learning Team
  • University Risk and Compliance

GoWeb Events and Training

  • Accessibility Sprint – Coming in July
  • Look for additional events on the GoWeb calendar