In 1995, a group of disability organizations joined together to find a way to commemorate Ed Roberts resulting in a universally designed, transit–oriented campus located at the Ashby BART Station in South Berkeley. The Ed Roberts Campus integrates accessibility and environmentally sustainable development into a beautiful and inviting environment that is a draw for architectural students from all over the world. ...continue reading "Honoring Ed. A New Trend in Architectural Design."
In January, his birth month, we celebrate and honor Ed V. Roberts, an American disability rights activist who forged new avenues of success at a time when doors were closed to people with disabilities. ...continue reading "Ed V Roberts, Father of the Independent Living Movement"