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A prolific public speaker and advocate for inclusion on a global scale, Becky Curran Kekula has spoken at over 300 venues, including schools, corporations, nonprofit organizations and government agencies, throughout the United States and Kenya. She also owns and manages DisABILITY In Media, which focuses on inclusive storytelling through social media.

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This week, I’ve been musing about stickers & wheels. It started when my son, Maxwell Donahue, designed some cool new stickers…

Stickers & Wheels

I didn’t post my musings last week because I was caught up in the excitement of the Nooks launch. (What, Mary? I missed that. Tell me more! Check it out here.) This week, I’ve been musing about…

My greatest challenge is… by : Becky C. - Plymouth, MA on 30 Jun 2021 (30950) - PBS American Portrait Mushroom Bruschetta Recipe, Easy Pork Tenderloin Recipes, Between The Lions, Pbs Food, Black Church, School Routines, Pbs Kids, Short Film, Teaching Resources

My greatest challenge is… by : Becky C. - Plymouth, MA on 30 Jun 2021 (30950) - PBS American Portrait

My greatest challenge is choosing to advocate for global disability inclusion on a daily basis. I have dwarfism and I proudly identify with the disability community. As a public speaker and disability advocate, my life’s mission is to change society’s perception of people with disabilities. People with disabilities have historically been portrayed negatively in the media and that influences how society thinks to treat us. More specifically, most people have not seen a person with dwarfism in…

Episode 9: Becky Kekula from Disability:IN Army Band, Donna Lee, Building Self Confidence, Deaf People, Pride Day, Twin Mom, Be Proud, Disability, 30th Anniversary

Episode 9: Becky Kekula from Disability:IN

Becky Kekula is a social change advocate, dynamic public speaker, and driving force behind the Disability Equality Index (DEI) from Disability:IN. A lifelong advocate for the rights and representation of people living with disabilities, Becky has covered many miles, touched many hearts, and has made a real impact on how people with disabilities are treated in the workplace. Becky joined Cause & Purpose to share her lived experiences, and talk about some of her struggles, successes, and…

‎Providence College Podcast: Becky Curran Kekula '06 — Motivated to Advocate on Apple Podcasts Providence College, Apple, Motivation, Apple Fruit, Apples, Inspiration

‎Providence College Podcast: Becky Curran Kekula '06 — Motivated to Advocate on Apple Podcasts

A podcast dedicated to telling honest and real stories about being a little person in an average-sized world. Looking Up, To Tell, Storytelling, Social Media, Motivation, Social Networks, Social Media Tips, Inspiration

Always Looking Up

A podcast dedicated to telling honest and real stories about being a little person in an average-sized world.

Disability is Not the Problem… Fear is the Problem | Becky Curran Kekula | TEDxUWMilwaukee - YouTube Disability, Youtube, Youtubers, Youtube Movies

Disability is Not the Problem… Fear is the Problem | Becky Curran Kekula | TEDxUWMilwaukee

Becky Curran Kekula, who happens to be a little person, emphasizes in her TEDx talk the importance of creating a more inclusive society where individuals wit...

I was happy to contribute to the Spring 2021 issue of the Little People of America magazine. Sunshine State, New Opportunities, America, Magazine, Motivation, Spring, Happy, People, Magazines

Spring 2021 LPA Today

I was happy to contribute to the Spring 2021 issue of the Little People of America magazine.

TEDxUWMilwaukee Hosts Virtual Conference Series Zoom Conference, Positive Stories, Importance Of Education, The Art Of Storytelling, Challenge The Status Quo, First Event, Event Organization, Find A Job, Worlds Of Fun

TEDxUWMilwaukee Hosts Virtual Conference Series

TEDxUWMilwaukee hosts their first-ever Virtual Conference Series, with the first event on Saturday focusing on fear and the virtual conference’s theme of “Our City, Our Story.”

Raising awareness of accessibility in May, and all year round Senior Programs, Outside Speakers, Human Leg, All Year Round, Think Big, Training Plan, Workplace, Raising, Storytelling

Raising awareness of accessibility in May, and all year round

Amazon celebrates Global Accessibility Awareness Month with a Q&A with Charli Riggle (she/her), who helped create the event five years ago.

Q&A with Becky Curran Kekula - YouTube Storytelling, The Creator, Social Media, Motivation, Youtube, Social Networks, Youtubers, Social Media Tips, Youtube Movies

Q&A with Becky Curran Kekula

Check our the recording from our live Q&A with Becky Curran Kekula for our Spring 2021 Conference Series: Our City. Our Story.Check out more at www.TEDxUWMil...

  Difficult Conversations, Professional Development, Disability, Continuing Education

Disability: Difficult Conversations @ Work

This is "Disability: Difficult Conversations @ Work" by Fringe Professional Development on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love…

Becky is a motivational speaker and disability rights activist and she is fearful of the drug trial. Dwarfism, Rare Genetic Disorders, Treat People, Hurdles, Disability, Genetics, Trials, Drugs, Motivational

Daisy and Justin’s choice: Drug trial could see their child with form of dwarfism grow

Australian researchers are trialing a new drug found to increase growth in children with a common form of dwarfism.

Forever Friends – my little love Baby Sister, Her Brother, 20 Month Old, Sibling Relationships, Older Siblings, About Time Movie, Friends Forever, Super Powers, Role Models

Forever Friends

Not all sibling relationships are the same. Some have constant battles. Many love like no other. There are some siblings who aren’t close at all and others who just can’t get enough of each other. …

DiverseAbility Magazine Spring/Summer 2021 Page 79 Non Profit, Storytelling, United States, Spring Summer, Social Media, Magazine, Motivation, Magazines, Social Networks

DiverseAbility-Magazine-SpringSummer-2021 79 DIVERSEability

DiverseAbility Magazine Spring/Summer 2021 Page 79

Little people want parity on screen as well as off - iPondr Job Offer, Party Guests, Little People, Wellness, Actors, Short People, Petty People, Actor

Little people want parity on screen as well as off - iPondr

Yes, actors of short stature are more visible than ever. But the roles they’re offered are still often cartoonish, if not demeaning and offensive. Change, however, is emerging.