Search Results: Geri Jewell

Geri Jewell - Scrapbook Miracle

Scrapbook Miracle

As most of us have learned, there are pros and cons to Facebook (FB). But then again, there are pros and cons to everything ... Read more
The Boomer Range: Image of people's legs dangling from a dock over water

Boom — There It Is!

  Have you ever woken up and wondered how you got to be so old? I’m going to be 58 this year, and although ... Read more

Red Carpet

There was no shortage of glitzy awards shows packed into the end of 2013 and the beginning of 2014. They all included red carpet ... Read more

Cookie Monster!

This past holiday season I was knocked down by the flu TWICE…and I had a flu shot! So, how do I feel now? I ... Read more
Geri Jewell — Congress Needs a Reboot

Congress Needs a Reboot

While I was born with cerebral palsy, which is considered a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), I feel blessed that I ... Read more

ask EARN — Regulations

The Office of Federal Contracts Compliance Program (OFCCP) recently released its final rules for changes in the regulations pertaining to Section 503 of the ... Read more

Breath Addiction

Face it: humans have addictive personalities. Our very first addiction is to breathing. I can just see myself at a 12-step meeting confessing: “My ... Read more

Shereen Alnowais — Corporate Social Responsibility

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is one of the most significant oil producers in the world. Since declaring independence from the United Kingdom in ... Read more

China’s Mao Di — Clap Happy

Music lovers close their eyes to savor a performance, which seems to make the melody and charm linger. But if all the actors on ... Read more

Leveling the UAE Playing Field

About 20 percent of United Arab Emirates (UAE) nationals living in Dubai report having disabilities and more women are affected than men by about ... Read more

Scotty Enyart — PhD the Hard Way

I’m a few months away from attaining the highest degree in academia, the culmination of an 11-year journey. I’ve spent six years earning a ... Read more

Anaphylaxis or Anaphylactic Shock…

is a type of allergic reaction where the immune system has a severe, potentially fatal reaction to otherwise harmless substances from the environment. The ... Read more

DRLC — Federal Wellness Programs

From First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign, to personalized medicine research, to workplace wellness programs, there is a growing trend in our society ... Read more

Tony Spineto — You Say Club Foot, I Say Marathon

Tony Spineto’s body pulsated with pain. He only had 100 more yards to go in the final stretch of the Ironman Arizona competition, but ... Read more
MADA

MADA — Global Assistive Technology

Chet Cooper of ABILITY Magazine traveled to Doha, Qatar and met members of the country’s Assistive Technology Center – also known as Mada. He ... Read more
Scott Baio

Scott Baio — Happy Days

Over nearly four decades, Scott Baio has carved out a career on TV. In the mid-70’s he played Chachi on the long-running TV series ... Read more
MIT

MIT — Leveraged Freedom Chair

Out of a small seminar at the Massachusetts Institute of flobal (MIT), a team of inventors created a product that’s gone global. Natasha “Tish” ... Read more
FREEJ

FREEJ — Grandmothers Rule

Dubai based animator Mohammed Saeed Harib created the most successful animated TV series in the history of the Middle East. He recently spoke with ... Read more
EMPOWER

EMPOWER — Global Inclusion

The Department of State (DOS) in Washington, DC, recently invited ABILITY Magazine for a visit. There we witnessed strides toward inclusion of people with ... Read more

China — A Coach with Passion

Run!” A shot rang out and a group of kids wearing competition jerseys darted towards the finish line. Suddenly a kid stopped in the ... Read more