University IT Accessibility Office announces GAAD Challenge winners

Today, the University IT Accessibility Office announced the winners of NC State’s Third Annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) Challenge, which is held annually to “get people talking, thinking and learning about digital accessibility and users with disabilities.”

Campus website owners and designers corrected more than 125,000 accessibility errors during the month-long challenge that included winners in the following two categories:

Sites that corrected the largest percentage of accessibility errors:

Sites that linked to Accessibility @ NC State:

  • BTEC
  • Center for Family and Community Engagement
  • Communication
  • English
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures
  • Horticultural Science
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • IT Accessibility
  • Lebanese Studies
  • Ocean Observing and Modeling Group
  • Philanthropy Journal
  • Psychology
  • Recycling
  • Social Work
  • Sociology and Anthropology
  • Student Media
  • Technology Transfer
  • Textiles

For complete results, visit 2015 Global Accessibility Awareness Day Challenge.