•Formed in 2019
•Diverse makeup of committee member identities – race, gender, ability, position
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Next Steps at Vanderbilt is a 4-year inclusive higher education program committed to providing neurodiverse students an inclusive, transformational postsecondary education in academics, social and career development, and independent living, while honoring equality, compassion, and excellence in all endeavors.
Next Steps has partnered with the Science & Engineering Library, the Divinity Library, the Peabody Library (new this semester) and the Brentwood Library (off-campus) for internships.
At each library, students have helped with:
There are over 8 programs like Next Steps across the state of Tennessee. You can find where all 8 are here: https://tnihealliance.org/. Libraries can work with one of these programs or high school special education programs to create work-based learning experiences for individuals.