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Autism Speaks U- UNC Chapel Hill is a new organization on campus looking to promote awareness of autism and raise critic...al funds for research. We have exciting events planned and we want you to get involved! Autism Speaks. It's time to listen. See more
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    January 16 at 9:00am
    AWARD-WINNING RESOURCE FROM JESSICA KINGSLEY PUBLISHERS Fully updat...ed to reflect current assessment tools, procedures and research, this revised and expanded second edition of the award-winning book provides a practical and scientifically-based approach to identifying, assessing, and treating children and adolescents with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in school settings. Each chapter features a consolidated and integrative description of best practice assessment and intervention/treatment approaches for children and youth with ASD. It brings the topics of assessment and intervention together in a single authoritative resource guide consistent with recent advances in evidence-based practice. It provides essential guidance for educational psychologists, counselors, therapists, speech/language pathologists, occupational therapists, social workers, administrators, and both general and special education teachers. Parents, advocates, and community-based professionals will also find this guide a valuable and informative resource. See More
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    May 4, 2015 at 9:31am
    Garwood Custom Cycles along with C and S Custom have created a custo...m Honda Grom to help raise Autism awareness. 100% of the Proceeds to benefit Autism Speaks, Carolina Chapter. The tickets are $10.00 each or **3 for $25.00** The drawing will be held at Walk Now For Autism Speaks October 17,2015 zMax Dragway, Concord, NC. So cool! Garwood Custom Cycles in collaboration with C and S Custom and SportBikes Inc. Magazine unveiled this amazing #AutismSpeaks custom charity Grom in NYC. Call (336) 249-8289 or go to www.garwoodcustomcycles.com to order tickets today. Thank you for your help with the great organization. See More
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A country-wide research project led by the Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities is the first to show that it's possible to predict which infants—am...ong those who have older siblings with autism—will be diagnosed with autism at 24 months.

"This means we potentially can identify infants who will later develop autism before the symptoms of autism begin to consolidate into a diagnosis," said #UNC's Joseph Piven, director of the CIDD.

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Using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in infants with older siblings with autism, researchers from around the country were able to correctly...
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Come out on to the poster session on January 30th, featuring a variety speakers discussing topics related to autism! There will also be tables with organizations such as Best Buddies, Autism Speaks, the Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, the Autism Society of North Carolina, and Special Olympics. The event will take place from 5-7PM and free dinner will be provided. See you there!

JAN30
Mon 5:00 PM ESTGreat Hall - UNC Student Union
39 people interested · 35 people going
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Thank you to everyone who came out to our Silent Auction! It was a huge success!

Don't forget, we are having a meeting TONIGHT at 7:30 in Peabody 217. We will be mainly discussing our silent auction THIS SUNDAY from 2-4 at the Queen Lounge in the Campus Y building! Please plan on coming this weekend because we have plenty of awesome donations that we will be auctioning off. There will also be FREE FOOD and performances by the UNC Walk-Ons and the Cadence!

Come out to our Silent Auction on November 20th! We will have awesome items such as a foursome of golf at UNC Finley Golf Club, free passes to Defy Gravity, Kendra Scott jewelry, a signed novel, and giftcards to over 15 of your favorite restaurants on Franklin Street and Southpoint Mall! Enjoy refreshments and live music while you are there. Entry is only $5 and all proceeds go towards funding research and supporting families. See event link below.

NOV13
Sun 2:00 PM ESTQueen Lounge at UNC Campus Y
17 people interested · 16 people going

Come out and support our bake sale on Franklin now until midnight!!

Come out to support Autism Speaks at our annual Silent Auction! We will have many amazing items such as a foursome of golf at UNC Finley Golf Club, free passes to Defy Gravity, Kendra Scott jewelry, a signed novel, and giftcards to over 15 of your favorite restaurants on Franklin Street and at Southpoint Mall! Enjoy refreshments and live music while you are there. Entry is $5 and all proceeds go towards funding research and supporting families.

NOV13
Sun 2:00 PM ESTQueen Lounge at UNC Campus Y
17 people interested · 16 people going

Reminder that there will be a General Body Meeting tomorrow night at 7:30PM in Peabody 217! We will be discussing important upcoming events and fundraising/volunteer opportunities. See you then!

We're on Franklin Street tonight until 1 am! Stop by for a sweet treat!!

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Don't forget to support our first bake sale of the year on Friday by either volunteering or stopping by! Sign up here:
https://docs.google.com/…/1Wqw-CujW3rYGBmYh467wddQ_kR…/edit…

General Body Meeting TONIGHT at 7:30 in Bingham 317! Can't wait to see you all there!

Our first general body meeting is TONIGHT in Peabody 218 at 7:30. Please join us for snacks and information about our plans for the year!

We will have tshirts for sale for just $5 and leftover goodies from our bake sale.

If you can't make it tonight and want information, please email Kumar at pras@live.unc.edu

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We can't wait to see you all!

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Table is all set up and ready to go. Come stop by between now and 2pm. We have tasty baked goods and also, t-shirts on sale for only $5! All funds raised will help raise awareness, fund research, and aid families dealing with autism!

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Hey everyone! Visit us in the pit tomorrow sometime between 10-2pm. We will have a table set up and an awesome mini bake sale. Items include Oreo truffles, chocolate chip cookies, and brownies. We will also have Autism Speaks t-shirts on sale for only $5.

Come support Autism Speaks and help raise awareness!

Come out for Autism Awareness in the Pit!

We have VIP passes to Defy Gravity up for raffle along with a bunch of other cool gift cards and passes.

We also have a mini Bake Sale going on and a Tee shirt Sale

APR6
Wed 10:00 AM EDTUNCChapel Hill, NC
3 people interested · 6 people going

Come out to support Autism Research!! We will have a Bake Sale, Tee Shirt Sale, and a Mini-Silent Auction with various awesome gift cards up for grabs - stay tuned for details on these. All proceeds will go to the national Autism Speaks organization and then off to fund research on Autism.

APR6
Wed 10:00 AM EDTUNCChapel Hill, NC
3 people interested · 6 people going
MAR25
Fri 10:00 AM EDTUNC Finley Golf CourseChapel Hill, NC
3 people interested · 5 people going